You might be gung-ho about tackling new goals in the New Year, but not so fast! The best way to set yourself up for success is to make sure that your goals are SMART: Specific, Measurable, Attainable, Relevant, and Timely. Using these guidelines is a... Read more
Did you know that helping other people is one of the best ways to stay on track and reach your own goals? Read on to learn why and how you can apply this at SparkPeople.com…
When members decide to step forward and take leaders... Read more
This article has been a long time coming. In fact, it’s probably several years overdue. Why? Because… I’m a closet procrastinator.
I’ve been too aware for too long that I’ve suffered this affliction. In college, 73... Read more
Once you've created your vision statement for weight-loss, you probably know the general direction you want to move. The next step is to work out the particular short- and intermediate-term goals that will get you moving in that direction, follow... Read more
According to Webster's Dictionary, the word “old” is defined as “having been in use for a long time,” “worn, dilapidated, ancient, or decayed by time.” After an experience as a volunteer at the 1995 St. Louis S... Read more
Need skinny tips! Any ideas?
My first is to set my big goal and then little goals in between. Example I want to loose 50 lbs. so my first goal is to loose 10lbs.
What are your tips that work for you?... Read more
I'm a lb away from reaching my first goal. Any suggestions on treating myself when I do? I recently bought new jeans for myself.... I may just skip the treat and move on to my next goal...... Read more
I was told by my doctor I needed to lose at least 30lbs. I decided to reach a goal every season I reached my goal for a year so far but I have 30 more to lose. I want to be at my goal for summer... Read more
...or cupboard, or closet, or shelf, or tote... etc. Set a goal that once per ___ (week? day?) you will clean out one of section of your living space. (Glove compartment, plastic container full of office supplies, dining room table, junk drawer, cr... Read more
If you are Texas born, got here as soon as you could,or just WISH you where here; WELCOME to a family of friends! So, wherever you hang your hat, join in the fun and lets reach our goals together!
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When we were researching and writing our best-selling book, The Spark we discovered 27 secrets of success that thousands of successful SparkPeople members have used to reach their goals, lose weight and keep it off. Some secrets--including these--are... Read more
Nicole Joranstaad has been curling since she was a teenager, but this marks her first Olympics. This 29-year-old Madison, Wisconsin, resident is committed to healthy eating and goal setting to help her achieve her Olympic dreams. Though they're out... Read more
I'm not a great blogger unless I know only I will see it. When it's just me, I can let out a stream of unconcious thought and not worry about other people seeing it. When it's online, I'm concious that others may read it and want to pass comment. So... Read more
Ok I've put this off a while - Now is the time!
Describe your ultimate vision the yourself. Where do you want to be in 5 years? What would you do if you knew you couldn't fail? How and where would you spend your time? How will you kno... Read more
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