Motivation is like cold hard cash: You can never have too much! And when you’re trying to lose weight (for the umpteenth time for many of us) you know that you need a wealth of motivational strategies you can count on. But, with so many motivat... Read more
Do you often find yourself wondering where your motivation went? Do you suddenly revert back to your “old ways” without really understanding why?
If this sounds familiar, you may have some basic misconceptions about motivation: what... Read more
Do you often have trouble finding the motivation to stick to your exercise and nutrition goals? If so, then you might not be looking in the right place.
Experts who study motivation have long recognized two basic types of motivation:
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When you first start a new fitness routine, you are energized and your motivation levels are at an all-time high. But over time, that motivation begins to wane and what used to seem easy to do (popping in that workout DVD, heading out for a walk or g... Read more
There are several kinds of motivation problems that people run into, and each requires a different set of strategies. Let's start here with a little quiz to find out which motivational problems you might be dealing with.
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So, I need to loose weight... Im going on vacation in November and I can't care enough to stop eating bad food and start working out. I'm here to find motivation and someone I can talk to so I can get some accountability and help them out as well.
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Does anyone out there in Spark Nation have some ideas on low carb and low glycemic index foods and diets? This was suggested by my Doctor and what I've found on-line so far hasn't been that informative or they want a price $$$. Any ideas would be g... Read more
Hello! My name is Madeline, and I am 22 years old living in Ithaca, New York and Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. I am looking for inspiration and motivation to maintain my weight loss! I love to do yoga and Pilates, and I eat a gluten-free diet. I consider... Read more
Does anyone know how much weight that comes off initially during a diet/corrected eating habits is actually weight from water? I know there is a great deal of water locked up with glycogen storage, and as glycogen goes down initially it appears like... Read more
More than 52 things to try to lose a pound (or more) a week in these two articles from Prevention Magazine. Pick one to try this week. I'm doing Phone-ercise (cleaning, doing laundry, and pacing while blabbing on the phone)http://www.prevention.com... Read more
Whenever I'm lacking motivation to exercise, I log onto Pinterest & browse the fitness section. The pins on there are so very helpful: you can find workout routines, diet tips & inspirational quotes. I usually can't let myself pig out on sweets while... Read more
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10 Ways to Find Your Motivation to Work Out After Work from Fit Bottomed GirlsToo Good To Be True? A History Of Dubious Fitness Products from Huffington PostFor Better Sleep, Do These 3 Things 20 Minutes Before Bed from Fit SugarOur Favorite Healthy... Read more
If you've dropped and regained so many pounds it would take a Harvard PhD to do the math, then here are some diet motivation tips that can help.
Sure, you've tried to diet before. You've gotten rid of the cookies in the cupboard, and virtuously... Read more
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8 Diet Motivation Tips for Success
Can't lose weight? Try these diet motivation tips for success.
If you've dropped and regained so many pounds it would take a Harvar... Read more
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