20 Simple Changes for a Healthier Life

There's something that seems complex and overwhelming about adopting a "healthy lifestyle". I mean it involves your whole life. But my mission is to help women realize that a healthy lifestyle is made up of a bunch of simple habits.

These habits can be adopted one by one, as slow or as fast as you'd like. I bet you already are working on one or two. Here's a list of some simple habits that can help you become a little bit healthier this week. 

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20 healthy habits for a healthier life. Tips for postpartum health, weight loss, healthy habits, and goal setting.

Just try one and see how you feel. 

  • drink one glass of water before your morning cup of coffee (or diet coke)

  • go for a 15 minute walk after dinner

  • try 1 new class at the gym

  • 5 minutes of meditation (even in your car!!) Check out the HeadSpace app for guided meditation

  • youtube yoga sesh to help you sleep a little better (or energize you in the a.m.)

  • walk while you watch your kids play sports

  • always drink water with dinner

  • try meal prepping 1 item this week

  • get up and walk 2x per day

  • invite your co-worker (or child/friend/whoever) for an after lunch walk

  • or take a walk with your thoughts

  • try a new-to-you walking or hiking path

  • pack your lunch 1 extra time this week- a real lunch, not eating off your kids plate

  • give meal planning a try (or just plan dinners or lunches or snacks)

  • swap 1 soda for 1 extra cup of water today

  • put in your headphones and go for a walk, jog, run, bike ride! (i LOVE listening to podcasts while walking)

  • take your dog for a walk instead of making your kids do it

  • if you already walk, take a jog!

  • do a 10 minute HIIT/circuit workout

  • look at your calendar and pencil in a couple of workouts

Again, the point is to try ONE! Just one. Give it a try and let me know what you think. I strongly believe that some extra activity can help you de-stress and feel more centered and "with it" during the day. And who doesn't want that??

If you need some extra accountability or need a push in the right direction, feel free to reach check out my plans. My mission is to help women become healthier and more confident in their skin.