Posts in category "Health"

Will Freshii fill the Chipotle void?

With all the news reports going around, it’s clear that stock market analysts and bankers are worried about whether Chipotle will ever be able regain the stronghold it once held. Since news broke in late November about food-borne illnesses being linked to Chipotle chains, many people have given up eating there. The lines that once stretched... Read more »

Hey negative people, if you don't like what I love just keep it to yourself

Hey negative people, if you don't like what I love just keep it to yourself
As someone who loves to be in a crowd and who loves to step into the spotlight, it comes as a shock to a lot of people that I do not really care for people that much. To me, people are just so annoying, myself included. Whether they are whining about their job/partner/mistress/house or complaining... Read more »

Gaining weight after a huge weight loss is not a laughing matter

Gaining weight after a huge weight loss is not a laughing matter
Talking about weight loss is super easy, but talking about weight gain is not quiet as easy. After celebrating the loss of over 126 pounds over the course of last year and the first part of this year, I am sad to report that I am now 30 pounds heavier than I want to be.... Read more »
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"Dear Fat People" haters need to look within

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Nicole Arbour, now famous for her “Dear Fat People” video, is making the rounds on talk shows to try to save her reputation. Arbour, previously known for being a comedian, motivator, and, according to her YouTube profile, emoji lover; is now only known for her video about fat people. Though she probably thought it was... Read more »

FitBit: I'm breaking up with you, here's why!

FitBit: I'm breaking up with you, here's why!
I published a column a few weeks ago regarding how I tracked every step I took using my FitBit. I credited the personal fitness tracking company with making me more active, and I still give them tons of credit in my loss of over 100 pounds last year. My history with FitBit began when I started... Read more »

Learn how to trick at this weekend’s FitExpo

Learn how to trick at this weekend’s FitExpo
Swimsuit season is almost here, and The FitExpo is arriving in the Chicago area just in time to help you get ready to show off those new swim suits. “Everbody leaving the FitExpo should leave with a bit of new knowledge to expand or bolster their passion for fitness,” Alec Vail says of the event.... Read more »
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525,600 minutes of health and happiness

525,600 minutes of health and happiness
It was one year ago today that I vowed to start living a better life. I made a personal vow to be happier, healthier, and to start living in the moment. Though I was determined, I was still about 50% afraid that I would completely fail. It is so easy to fall back into bad... Read more »

Help me Race to Wrigley to raise funds for Lurie Children's Hospital

Help me Race to Wrigley to raise funds for Lurie Children's Hospital
One of my goals for 2015 is to run in 10 timed races. I am happy to say that one of those will be the charity run Race to Wrigley. On April 25th, I will join thousands of people on the streets of Wrigleyville to raise money for the Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children’s... Read more »

Skinny people unite against Winter!

Skinny people unite against Winter!
BREAKING NEWS: It is cold outside right now! Just kidding! You know that it is cold, I know it, and everybody else knows it as well. This weather is completely crazy, and I believe that it should never get to where we have the absence of a positive temperature. If it helps you feel warmer... Read more »
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Know when it's time to break up with your gym...

Know when it's time to break up with your gym...
My relationship with XSport started like any other gym membership. In the beginning, we could not get enough of each other. We were constantly pushing each other to the limits, and we enjoyed every minute of it. Sadly, like most things, the newness wore off. I slowly started noticing cracks and flaws that I had... Read more »
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