Your Ability To Do This Will Bring The Results You Seek

It isn’t all that hard, you know? You look at people around you who started on their fitness journeys with you or maybe even after you. They look fabulous while you still look frumpy. They have the body that you have been desiring and dreaming about for YEARS. They can rock the two piece swimsuit…

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If It Does Not Fit

I was thinking about excuses again this morning, because I was coming up with one to NOT get my workout in. I was tired and had gotten up late, and was saying in my head, “I’ll just do it tomorrow.” But I am committed to self care and making myself a priority this year, so…

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Quit With All Your Lies…The Generational Curse Problem

This series has been really fun to write, because I am airing out our “dirty laundry” of the excuses that we use to NOT become our healthiest selves. If you missed one in the series, scroll down to the bottom of this post and check them out. The next excuse that we use to hold…

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Quit with All Your Lies: The Judgement Problem

This is the fourth post in the series. If you have missed one so far, scroll to the bottom of this post to check the others out. Because of a post that I wrote about the lies we tell ourselves, I was inspired to break things down and address each of these excuses one by…

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Quit With All Your Lies…The Angry Family Problem

So if you haven’t been keeping up with the series, then you’ll want to click on the links below after this post is done. Okay…next up…is the angry family “excuse” why you cannot lose weight: “My family would disown me if I tossed their junk food and fed them healthy meals.” Sorry, but I call…

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Quit With All Your Lies…The Pleasing Others Problem

If you haven’t read the previous excuse, click the link before: Quit With All Your Lies – The Time Problem So, the next problem that some of my clients have shared in why they are unable to care for themselves is   “My spouse/partner likes me this way and doesn’t want me to change. If…

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Quit With All Your Lies…The Time Problem

Attention to my night shift workers: This series will NOT be pretty, but it is very necessary. Back in January, I wrote a blog post that discussed making your WHY bigger than your LIE. After writing this post, the message sat on my heart for a good while. As a coach, I continue to see…

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Let Your WHY Be Bigger Than Your LIE

Yes…Clarissa is about to go there…again. Why is it that we GLADLY entertain lies that we tell ourselves about why we cannot have great health? Like: “I have kids and I REFUSE to waste food, so I am going to eat what they left on their plates.” “There aren’t enough hours in the day for…

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The Brilliant Michael Jackson Song Empowering You To Fitness Wins

As you know, I love music – a lot. Michael Jackson has some of the most iconic music there is out there. You can hear it on the radio often, you can hear it in commercials, you can hear it in buildings and malls across the country, and you can even read the lyrics of…

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Tomorrow Isn’t Promised To You, So Focus On Your Forward Progress

I have had a number of my clients over the years tell me, ” I know I slipped up or did bad today, but no worries – I can do better tomorrow.” Not just one time, mind you, but sometimes on a monthly basis. Normally, my response to them would be something like, “It’s okay…

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