5 Ways to get the body you want!

5 ways to get the body you want ..

Get the Body You Want

It’s time to stop making excuses. You look in the mirror and you don’t like what you see. You’re tired of looking at those extra pounds that have been hanging on for too long. Nothing looks right, nothing fits right, and you simply don’t have any pep anymore. Get ready to do something about it. Motivate yourself to look the best you have in years and reclaim your body. You’ll get there one step at a time. The most important thing you can do is get started.

Overhaul Your Kitchen

The first thing you need to do is go through your cabinets and refrigerator. Get rid of anything that will send you off the track. If you only have healthy foods on hand, you are going to put the right kind of food in your body. Be strict with yourself when you shop for groceries. Make a list of what you need and don’t stray from that list. Post a picture of yourself on your refrigerator door. Every day when you are thinking about snacking, that picture will help you to stay on track.

Cleanse Your System

To get a kick start on your lifestyle change, begin with cleansing your system. A good detox will get rid of the toxins in your body. You’ll get a boost of vitamins and minerals while the excess waste is expelled from your system. In the end, you’ll feel lighter and invigorated, ready to become a healthier you.

Make Exercise Your Friend

You need to become physically active. It is recommended to get at least a half hour of exercise for five days a week. For better results, you’ll want to increase your amount of exercise. You may find that it works best for you to exercise every day. You need to find activities that you enjoy. If you love what you are doing, it will be much easier to stick with it. Join up with others for a motivational boost.

Stay Hydrated

You need to drink fluids all day long. Water is the best drink that you can have. Include eight to ten glasses in your daily intake. Drink ice water before meals and you’ll find that you feel full. You will also give your metabolism a boost as your body works harder to warm up.

Sleep Well

It is important to get a good night’s sleep on a daily basis. When you don’t get enough sleep, your metabolism actually slows down. You could sabotage your weight loss efforts simply by staying up too late. Wind down in the evening and use relaxation techniques to help you settle for bed.

5 tips to jump start your weight loss

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  1. robin Masshole Mommy says:

    Those are all really great tips. I try to work out every single day and I eat well whenever I can. I think getting a lot of sleep is a great idea, too.

  2. Staying hydrated is so important! Being dehydrated makes me think I’m hungry even when I’m not.

  3. I definitely need to overhaul my kitchen! I have way too much junk food in there.

  4. These are all great tips! I needed to read this and get motivated again.

  5. Even though I am getting eight hours of sleep I should go to bed earlier. I think it throws off my whole eating, workout and hydration schedule.

  6. I definitely am trying to add more water to my day. It has been a problem in the past. Need to stay more hydrated!

  7. Those are great tips. I try to stay hydrated as much as I can. I exercise twice a week. I want to increase it to 3 times

  8. Fitness is very important, and you’re right… our friend. I feel a sluggish mess if I don’t work out.

  9. All spot on, these tips are exactly what you need to do to make sure your body form into the one you dream of!

  10. Those are definitely great tips. My metabolism is finally starting to slow down a little so I’m more mindful of what I’m eating.

  11. These are all fabulous trips!!! Staying hydrated is so very important!!!

  12. Eliz Frank says:

    Sleep is definitely important and I like all your other tips too. Happy Valentine’s Day!

  13. Staying hydrated is definitely a good one. I feel way more energetic if I drink enough fluids.

  14. I am working hard at trying to sleep well this year. You just don’t feel good when you are not well rested.

  15. Great tips! I think exercise is very important but I also believe that 90% is what you eat!!!

  16. These are really great tips. I will be cleaning out my fridge and cupboards this weekend.

  17. These are some excellent tips. I’ve been thinking of getting back in shape so these pointers are really great to keep in mind!

  18. Sleeping and staying hydrated are the two you don’t hear nearly enough about but there are studies that show that they might be the two most important!

  19. All awesome tips! I agree about working out – it helps so much!

  20. These are all great tips! I find myself stuck in this awful cycle. Sleep poorly, too tired to work out much… its no good.

  21. Great tips specially with the kitchen overhaul but the detox thing is unnecessary.

  22. Christine says:

    I’ve been working on increasing my water intake. I know I feel more energized during a workout if I’m hydrated and if I’d had a good night’s rest as well.

  23. These are great tips! I need to do better with sleep and hydration. I fall off on those too much.

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