The benefits of intermittent fasting

I’m following up to my post a few months ago on The Skinny of Intermittent Fasting. I’ve been meaning to follow up on my progress with fasting and have been putting it off. This morning, I let out a whoop as I finally noticed a shift in weight. It’s finally heading in the right direction….

Fitness Progress – month end June 2020

Okay, so I’ve gone back into using My Fitness Pal to track everything I eat and how much exercise I’m doing. As per my new fitness challenge for the summer, I swore to track stats for at least thirty days to see if it makes a difference. My peeve with MFP is that most of…

The importance of sleep and how to rest well

Regulating sleep schedules without the use of medicine or supplements Sleep plays a vital role in our overall health. Not only is sleep crucial for daily life, but it is also an important part of weight loss and fitness. In continuation of my fitness challenge theme; and this week’s goal to improve my sleep habits,…

The art of self care for anxiety, depression or stress

Reposting this. I think it’s a good reminder on how we can care for ourselves during this difficult time. At work today, I caught up with a co-worker I hadn’t seen in a few days. We chatted a bit about my new schedule and how it’s really making a difference in my life. We went…

Ever wonder why you are so moody in the morning?

Have you ever started off your day with a foul mood? Today is one of those days. I’m not sure why. I went to bed before midnight last night after getting a bit of a dizzy spell. I’m noticing more that if I’m playing a video game at night time I sometimes get really dizzy…

Self-care: be kind to yourself

Someone asked this question on reddit today about how to cope with anxiety. I thought given everything that is going on in the world today – I’ll share some of my ways to help with my own anxiety problems. I’m currently not on medication for the anxiety. I never liked the way anti-depressants made me…