Before I get started with this first post of a three-part series, I would like to explain that I rarely use the word diet. When I do, I use it in the literal sense. As in, what you are consuming for energy. I use instead, an all-encompassing word, for the lifestyle that comes from eating well, resting, and exercising properly. The term I use for this is “Fitness Lifestyle.”
Now, let’s get started. Continue reading “Building a Plan for Fitness Success Series 1 of 3”
Preparing For Fitness Success (Part 3 of Building a Plan for Fitness Success Series)Let me let you in on a little secret: it’s typical for people to look everywhere for an excuse not to follow their dreams. That’s right. Perhaps you were planning on taking an evening jog, but alas, it begins pouring down rain. Many of us would take this opportunity to give ourselves the excuse to not follow through with our exercise activity for the day.
It’s just human nature – and that’s why you have to plan ahead. Plan so far ahead that you’ve imagined every likely scenario that could give you an excuse not to follow through with your commitment. Remember to do your laundry to keep your exercise clothes clean and ready to use. Make sure you have enough time to go to the grocery store before you have to start eating at fast-food restaurants. Continue reading “Preparing For Fitness Success”