I walked into the room not knowing what to expect and I definitely wasn't expecting to hear the best advice anyone ever gave me. My insurance company had randomly assigned a psychologist on the sole basis of her being an in-network provider. I had only been to therapy a handful of times before this and… Continue reading The Best Advice Anyone Ever Gave Me
According to the CDC 59% of American adults have abdominal obesity and the number has been significantly increasing over the past 18 years. Not only is stomach fat a huge "fashion" and vanity problem, but the health issues it causes are scary. The New York Times listed several in its article: Coronary heart disease Higher… Continue reading Zap Stomach Fat!
"Whatever The Mind Can Conceive and Believe, The Mind Can Achieve." - Napolean Hill What makes the perfect weight loss day? I awake with that crazy Charlie Horse from The Pursuit of Ketosis Day 2 and The Pursuit of Ketosis Day 3. This time I have strange feelings of pride and adoration towards the… Continue reading My Perfect Weight Loss Day
"Sometimes it's the journey that teaches you a lot about your destination." - Drake I awoke this morning a little earlier than my new norm with the same gluten-induced headache I’ve had for days and know what I'm doing wrong. The weight loss clinic offers packaged convenience snacks that are 100 calories and have 10… Continue reading How Much Weight Have I Lost?
Shortly after I finished writing, 'The Best Advice Anyone Ever Gave Me', I reached out to a few friends and asked them to tell me about what self-care means to them. The answers were surprising and insightful. I'm sure you will enjoy reading them. Self- Care Advice from "The Wise One" One of my… Continue reading What Does Self-Care Have To Do With Weight Loss?