Can Running Make You Happier and Smarter? Research on the Benefits of Exercise
September 17, 2014
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people running showing benefits of exercise, including happierPhoto Credit: Kevin Dooley
Engaging in exercise offers benefits beyond just improving your physical health or losing weight: exercise actually leads to positive changes in the brain! In this post, I’ll explain two ways that... Read More...
Motivation to Change…It’s Intrinsic! A Quick Look at SDT
August 1, 2014
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Meme about motivation to change, stating "don't expect to see a change if you don't make one."Original Photo Credit: Hochspannung
Often times, when faced with the prospect of making positive changes in life it can be easy to say, “I don’t have the motivation.” Everyone knows that a lack of motivation can cause problems... Read More...
Lazy is a Four Letter Word: Compassionate ways to Increase Motivation
It is bad enough to want to accomplish things when we just don’t feel we have the time, energy or motivation. So why make yourself feel even worse by calling yourself lazy? Instead, try these 7... Read More...
The Power of Ambivalence

At any given time in the day, we feel more than two ways about something.  Maybe you wanted eggs for breakfast, but didn’t want to take the time to make…

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