'We are what we repeatedly do,
excellence then is not an act,
but a habit.'
A holiday such as Thanksgiving should be something to look forward to, but if you're already overscheduled , it can be just another thing to do in an already hectic life. For the past 8 years I have kept a gratitude journal. It reminds me that despite how busy or how stressful life gets, it is full of blessings every single day. Take some time this holiday and reflect on all the things you're grateful for - you may find that your list is a lot longer than you thought. As the song says (not sure which one) ' Give thanks with a grateful heart. '
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To those of you celebrating Rosh Hashanah, I wish you a Happy New Year! Many of us will celebrate Thanksgiving next Monday - Happy Thanksgiving to all of you!
I love Thanksgiving! I enjoy spending time with my family, relaxing on the first long weekend of the fall and, of course, enjoying the food. If your family is anything like ours, the table is loaded with enough food to feed an army. We all come equipped with our Tupperware bowls to take home the leftovers. And when itís my turn to host Thanksgiving dinner, Iím grateful that most of the dessert goes home with the rest of the family! Then I donít feel as though I have to finish it myself. With a bit of planning and preparation you can also enjoy this season without feeling as though youíve blown all your hard work in one weekend. See if you can put some of these tips into practice:
With a bit of planning you can feel great about holiday eating !
Instead of counting calories and grams of fat; keep it simple:
Cathy Morenzie is a certified personal fitness trainer, fitness instructor, and Pilates instructor. She specializes in providing creative fitness solutions for people on the go. She has trained thousands of clients and trainers over the last 15 years. For more FREE tips like these, contact us or call 416-410-8517 to schedule your complimentary session. Can't fit personal training sessions into your schedule, no problem - try our online personal training and receive the benefits of one-on-one personal training at a fraction of the cost.