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5 Ways Diet and Exercise Link to Happiness

It’s no secret that diet and exercise can affect your wellbeing. However, do you know how they contribute to happiness? Here, you’ll discover 5 ways diet and exercise link to happiness.  1. Releasing More Feel-Good Chemicals It’s a well-known fact that exercise releases feel-good chemicals in the brain. That’s why, when you’ve had a good workout, you often feel much …

Keeping It Real – Here’s to Steady Weight Loss

Real talk. Let’s talk about real weight loss. What I’m talking about is losing weight in a way and at a rate that’s sustainable. Yes, you can go on one of those miracle liquid diets for 48 hours and lose a few pounds. But it isn’t something you’d want to (or should) be sticking with for the long run. Plus …

Excuses and Missteps: Things that Can Derail Your Diet Goals

Goals, goals, goals. I have posted a lot about goals during January. This will remain a topic of interest this year but I am going to branch out a bit. Each of us have planned some goals for the year — now we can get into more details about specific goals and how to make them come true — and …

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Tips for Healthy Nutrition for Active People

  Healthy Eating Basics Today, this post covers the basics of a healthy diet/nutrition (in general – see note above).  We also dig in a little deeper for both men and women. Here are some highlights that you should consider when planning your diet. Antioxidants Fruits and vegetables are a great source of antioxidants. These substances protect your body from …