Top 5 Stress Relievers To Prevent Health Complications

Stress is a natural response to a threat. It can be a motivating factor, or it can cause catastrophic health complications such as hypertension, high cholesterol, and heart disease.

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8 Awesome Psychological Tricks To Lose Weight Fast

Let’s be honest, it can be extremely difficult just to start changing your eating habits. You make the initial declaration and mental preparation, usually at the beginning of the work week. There may be a few missteps in this journey (I should know), but here are 8 awesome psychological tricks to lose weight fast. Continue reading “8 Awesome Psychological Tricks To Lose Weight Fast”

Compassion Fatigue: What the hell is it?

Today was the first time I’ve heard of Compassion Fatigue and I really thought it was a condition that some wacko came up with during a Marijuana binge. I did some research because I am a curious Curvy Girl who loves to be informed about trends in emotional/mental wellness; and guess what, it really is a legitimate condition.  Continue reading “Compassion Fatigue: What the hell is it?”

Stress and Emotional Eating

Stress and emotional eating can be one of the biggest challenges for Curvy Girls. Life in itself can be stressful, but when everyday stress interacts with unexpected stressors, emotional eating is an easy, but unhealthy way of curving stress and anxiety.

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Zumba: Therapy For Mind, Body, Spirit

For over a year, Zumba has been a life consuming addiction. Who doesn’t want to lose weight while also feeling sexy and exotic? It’s like a one hour therapy session for my mind, body, and spirit. Continue reading “Zumba: Therapy For Mind, Body, Spirit”