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Welcome to the fat loss triad.

Welcome to the fat loss triad.

Promoting the physiological process of fat loss while preserving mental health is something far more complex and nuanced than following a simple energy in/energy out equation.

Celebrate your wins.

Celebrate your wins.

Promoting the physiological process of fat loss while preserving mental health is something far more complex and nuanced than following a simple energy in/energy out equation.

Being grateful IN all things.

Being grateful IN all things.

Looking for the things to be grateful for WITHIN the difficult moments of life has been a game-changer for me. It keeps me present and reminds me I have a choice in looking up or down.

Getting Real About Weight Loss

Getting Real About Weight Loss

Our culture LOVES to glorify weight loss as a measure of health, which is nuts if you think about it because… weight loss tells us nothing about the measures someone took to create that result.

The real reward is in the becoming.

The real reward is in the becoming.

If your journey looks anything like this picture STOP telling yourself that something has gone wrong. You are human. This is the way of it.

It’s possible to look awesome AND be a broken mess.

It’s possible to look awesome AND be a broken mess.

I think mental health education should be an integral part of ANY kind of program that qualifies professionals to help individuals improve their physical health. Because these are not separate conversations.

The unexpected teachers of 2020.

The unexpected teachers of 2020.

I have had some incredible teachers over the course of my life but 2020 has delivered some of the best yet, and they came in the most unusual forms…

Look at the beliefs driving your actions.

Look at the beliefs driving your actions.

My zone of genius is helping you make sure that the strategies you are using to try and create meaningful change actually make sense to the rest of your life.

Decision fatigue is a very real thing!

Decision fatigue is a very real thing!

You may not like this truth but your brain does have a limited capacity to make decisions on any given day. When your brain is fatigued… it tries to conserve energy by choosing the path of least resistance. It wants to take the EASIEST route.

4 Reasons You Struggle To Be Consistent

4 Reasons You Struggle To Be Consistent

If you want to end the START/STOP cycle of showing up for yourself so you can improve your health, bookmark this post. And if there is something here that confuses you, let’s break it down…

How 2020 reminds me of motherhood.

How 2020 reminds me of motherhood.

The only thing I can really compare the chaos of 2020 to is motherhood. The first year of motherhood was not a pretty transition for me. Nope, my transition into motherhood more closely resembled a class 5 hurricane.

What the diet industry doesn’t want you to learn…

What the diet industry doesn’t want you to learn…

To lead yourself in a powerful way you’ve got to learn how to trust yourself in a powerful way.⁣ In fact, I would argue that this is more powerful than most actual “superfoods” being sold to you. ⁣

Oh, the stories we tell ourselves…

Oh, the stories we tell ourselves…

I, for one, am truly a master at creating Oscar-worthy scripts in my head. Ones ripe with dramatic storylines about all the ways I am screwing up this incredible shot I get at life.

Simplicity is your friend.

Simplicity is your friend.

In all the years I have worked with women on behavior change, I have NEVER found super complex measures to be helpful over the long term.

Build a practice of celebrating your wins

Build a practice of celebrating your wins

When I launched the Grace & Grit Podcast over 4 years ago, I had 5 downloads the first day and I am pretty sure that one of those downloads was mine and the other 4 were my mother. (God bless the mothers.)

Guiding Principles for Your Health

Guiding Principles for Your Health

Here are a few principals that shape the foundation of the work that I teach: 

=> Health is multifaceted (it is so much bigger than the diet and exercise conversation it has been boiled down to) 
 => Improving health is not an exercise in self-love OR self-discipline. It requires BOTH…

Dear Body of Mine…

Dear Body of Mine…

Over the course of your life, your body is bound to do some weird shit that you don't entirely understand. (I am currently rumbling with this in a big way). Your body will fail to meet the “expectations” you had for it in some ways or all the ways. AND… When you...

Do you have the courage to be disliked?  

Do you have the courage to be disliked?  

No one LIKES being disliked but the truth is NO ONE is universally liked. What over a decade of coaching women has taught me, is this: Spending your precious life energy trying to get other people to like you comes at a very, very steep price.  What is that price?...

It doesn’t matter why you think you can’t. You absolutely CAN.

This is not just health coaching—it’s a personalized road map to the prime of your life. It’s coaching that will make today feel like the best days of your life are ahead of you, no matter where you’re at right now.

 

 

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