While training one of my clients, we had a conversation that left me thinking for days. Elaine has been exercising with me for over 10 years, is in her seventies, and truly one of my role models. Her high energy, devotion to staying fit and healthy,... Read more
Peek into a woman's closet, and tucked amid all the clothes is something that almost every woman keeps. She strives to wear it again someday, no matter how unrealistic or out of style it may be. What is it? Her "skinny" jeans. Whether y... Read more
Bonnie (BONNIEBELLE2), who declined to share her starting weight, knew she was overweight and was ready to do something about it. So she started by putting one foot in front of the other with a walking program. Forty-two pounds later, she’s dro... Read more
If you’re like most people who want to lose weight, you probably think that shedding a few pounds will help you feel better about yourself. And chances are, you see exercise simply as something you need to do to accomplish that goal. But here&r... Read more
For most of us, work is a fact of life. Whether your paycheck helps care for a family, a home, tuition, or simply what you need to stay alive, we spend a large percentage of our waking hours doing some kind of work.
According to recent research,... Read more
Hi, my name is CJ. I am looking for a fitness partner to compete with. Someone that I can track progress with and help keep each other motivated. If interested, let me know.
I am 51, need to lose at least 30 lbs. and totally out of shape. :( I hav... Read more
I am looking for a text/email accountability buddy. I'm a single 33 year old woman who needs to lose 146 lbs. I know it's possible and I want to get going.... please message me if you can relate and want a buddy. :)... Read more
Hi my name is Josie. I am 25 years old and my goal is to lose 56 pounds by June 14, 2016 which is my birthday. I am looking to meet others close to my age who have similar goals. My reasons for this goal is my family and my fiance.... Read more
Hi everyone, I am new to this although I've had the app for quite sometime. I've been tracking my food on a fitness planner but I want to keep track of my calories so I can stay on track. I need to loose 80lbs I'm hoping to loose my first 15 by jan... Read more
From our partners at Woman's DayConfidence is easily attainable and makes a huge impact on how others view you as well as how you feel about yourself. Try these instant boosters to put a little spring in your step: Straighten up. A recent Ohio... Read more
Keeping a positive outlook on life can certainly be a challenge, especially when there seems to be so much negativity everywhere you turn. While I am slowly learning to master the art of dealing with stress, thanks to many of the suggestions from our... Read more
So today I decided to go out for a walk at lunch and I was feeling really good about myself until I got into the elevator and saw myself in the mirrors. I hated what I saw and it crushed my self esteem. I still went out for the walk but I walked as f... Read more
My youngest ran in and was like "Mom, Dan is running down the street and he says he never coming back again!"
I was instantly at attention and just said, "Ok, so who did what?"
Evidently, from the youngest's version, the story goes that the... Read more
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