#75Hard Day 48: What To Do When You Feel Stuck {Vlog}

View this post on Instagram ▶️ Regardless of the area—nutrition, spiritual growth, finances, career, goals, relationships, etc., we all feel stuck from time to time and like we aren’t making progress. ▶️ What should you do when you just feel stagnant? ▶️ First, go to the Lord and make sure you are in the place…

Five Tips For Making More Creative Space {FTT18}

  If you want to be more effective, you must understand the importance of introspection and creative time and then put it into practice. Whether it’s chasing big goals and dreams, honing in on how to make the most of your talents and skills, refining an artistic endeavor, etc., you need to give these things…

#75Hard Day 33: The Power of Now {Vlog}

View this post on Instagram ▶️ When we decide we are going to implement a change, we often start by gathering information and developing a plan. ▶️ While it can be beneficial to have a good plan, it often results in delaying to a start date that is “a better time.” ▶️ We also imagine…

Where Your Purpose Is Found

I was listening to a sermon the other day when the pastor mentioned the story of Jesus in the boat with Peter (found in Luke 5:1-11). To get you up to speed, the gist is that Peter (a fisherman by trade) had fished all night and not caught anything. When Jesus asked him to let…

#75Hard Day 31: Action > Perfect Planning {Vlog}

View this post on Instagram ▶️ Whatever it is you are trying to accomplish, recognize that there is no “perfect” route to achieve it. ▶️ If we are not careful, we can end up perpetually seeking information in order to make the “best” possible decision—at the expense of ever actually taking action. ▶️ The truth…

Five Tips For Boosting Your Mood {FTT12}

We all have those days when we just feel less than our best mentally. It passes with time, but what if you want to do something about it ASAP? Here’s 5 tips! 1️⃣ Do something for others. The quickest way to experience joy is to do something that brings joy to another person. Do a…

Weekly Quotes #11 {8/18/19 – 8/24/19}

A collection of thought-provoking, encouraging, enlightening, and inspiring quotes from various sources that I have come across this past week!       I get asked often for the references to quotes I use. This series is a way for me to keep track of and share the good ideas I come across each week! Where…

Five Tips For A More Relaxed Approach To Tracking {FTT11}

    I love the flexibility of tracking macros. Custom macro programming is one of the ways I work with my clients who are just getting started on their healthy eating journey. We’ve all heard of flexible dieting, but what about using macros for flexible maintenance? There’s nothing wrong with having goals, but when you…

Five Tips For Better Sleep {FTT10}

How is your sleep? Not just the quantity, but also the quality? Sleep impacts everything. Our mood, our health, our ability to gain and lose muscle or fat, our function at our jobs, our ability to live out our calling… The list goes on. It is not a badge of honor to run on as…

Five Tips To Help Determine If The Splurge Is Worth It {FTT9}

Keep in mind that the purpose of this post has nothing to do with guilt or shame, rather the removing of these from your eating choices. Sometimes practicing self-discipline (which also happens to be a fruit of the spirit) in the form of refraining from partaking is the healthiest thing to do. Other times, the…

Five Tips For Getting The Most Out Of Reading God’s Word {5TT8}

Scripture is God breathed and useful for edification (2 Timothy 3:16). It is living and active; sharper than any double-edged sword (Hebrews 4:12). It is our daily bread (Matthew 6:11). We are to nourish ourselves on the Word of God daily in order to feed our spirit and to crave it as a newborn would…

Five Tips To Prevent Overeating At Night {FTT7}

  This is a common problem for a lot of people, so if you struggle, just know you’re not alone! First, in order to know what to adjust, you must understand where the behavior is coming from. Is it a mindless eating habit? Unchecked cravings? Or perhaps true hunger that’s not adequately addressed? Each one…