Welcoming a New You in the New Year

You begin the New Year with a fresh, new feeling. You make plans for yourself and promise that you will actually follow through this year. Then, life gets in the way and things don’t go as planned.  You get discouraged, and possibly give up.  “I’ll...

How to Stay Focused on Long Term Goals in the Face of Temptation

Note: this post is somewhat excerpted from the Impulsive Ketocast episode 50 with Ben McDonald, with some additional material and thoughts. If you’d like to listen to the podcast in its entirety, you can do so here: http://impulsiveketo.com/wp/ikc50/ With the...

5 Tips For Improving Your Emotional Coping Skills

Knowing how you feel and why you feel that way is known as being emotionally aware. Understanding the full gamut of our emotions helps us relate to friends, family, and even strangers. It helps us clarify and realize what we want and can even help us decide what...

Dr. Berg’s New Body Type Guide

All diets claim to help you lose weight. They typically mention “getting healthy” as a sidebar benefit to their way of eating. But let’ be honest, the focus is always weight loss. Dr. Eric Berg’s book, The New Body Type Guide is different is that the...

Best Ways To Survive the Winter

By the time the New Year rolls around, you may already be tired of Winter and ready for Spring and sunlight. When Spring finally arrives, you will have been battling the cold for about four months and depending on your location, you may still have some chilly months...

How Cognitive Behavioral Therapy Can Help You Lose Weight

So many times, we put all our effort into losing weight, spending huge amounts of money and time trying to find the “right” diet plan and workout regimen to usher us towards success, but always coming up short of our goal. Our failure can happen because we...