Kick Hunger and Cravings to the Curb January 10 2017Tired of making the same weight loss resolutions every year, only to watch them slowly fade away? The secret to your weight loss resolution is kicking hunger and cravings to the curb, and the best way to do that is increase your protein intake. Eating high protein foods helps suppress appetite-controlling hormones The hypothalamus in the brain controls appetite and satiety (fullness). Hormones secreted by our body, high blood sugar levels, and stress all play a role in making us feel hungry and cause cravings that we can't always control. ... Read More..
Getting Back On Track With Your Weight Loss September 13 2016When it comes to weight loss, "tomorrow" is the most dangerous word in the English language. If you're serious about losing weight, and not seeing the results you'd like, it's time to stop living the way you've been living. The price you pay is very high for the cheap thrill that food gives you. In the end, it might even cost you your health. How you're living today directly affects your tomorrow. So, what will you do differently? I receive emails seeking advice, all too often, from people with a habit of doing a week or two of strict, meta... Read More..
It's Time For A Refrigerator Makeover April 13 2016According to government data, 64 percent of people are overweight or obese, which is defined as being 30 or more pounds over a healthy weight. If you're one of those people, and you're trying to lose weight, the first place you think of heading is to the gym, right? Wrong. Your weight loss journey begins with what you keep in your house. Let's bring it right on home — it's what you keep in your refrigerator. It's time for a refrigerator makeover! Taking control of your weight starts with taking control over what you eat, and that begins wit... Read More..
Kill Cravings This Valentine's Day And Still Eat Chocolate February 12 2016Food cravings are the reason most diets fail. They are like pimples that pop out of nowhere. If you're like me, you'll stop at nothing to kill them off, stat! What if I told you there’s a quicker, more effective way to kill your cravings and curb your monster appetite rather than giving into them or caving into the vending machine? Follow these tips to instantly kill off those cravings. For more tips and tricks on how to boost your metabolism and melt belly fat, check out The Metabolism Solution, and the metabolic boosting Chocolate Diet li... Read More..
It's Time To Take A New Approach To Weight Loss June 23 2015If you have tried every diet on the planet, and no matter what you do you just can't seem to lose weight or get rid of that belly fat, it's time to take a new approach. When it comes to losing weight and changing the way your body looks four simple steps could make weight loss practically effortless. No matter how old you are or how sluggish your metabolism is, this plan works every time. I was recently on KTNV TV in Las Vegas where we discussed in depth this fast fat-melting approach. Below is a brief transcript of that interview. HOS... Read More..
Fast, Healthy Weight Loss May 05 2015Are you getting ready for the beach, graduation, prom or a wedding but can’t stay on your diet and fitness plan? This can be overwhelming for anyone. The good news is that anyone can boost their metabolism by doing these two things: Working out first thing in the morning at home, on an empty stomach to boost metabolism and endorphins. When we feel better we eat better it’s that simple. Not to mention metabolic exercise reshapes your body without bulking and boosts metabolism which helps you lose weight and see results within the ... Read More..
What You Can Do Right Now To Lose Weight March 03 2015On my blogs and in my newsletters I post about the most effective ways to lose 1 pound a day, even with a slow/hypothyroid metabolism. I provide delicious recipes and supplement ideas to help you overcome the cravings and lack of energy from time to time that we all struggle with. This year, due to some horrifically cold weather and lots of snow, people seem to be struggling more than ever.I don't know about you, but I struggle much more when it's cold outside. The only thing I want to do is eat and sleep. That being said, I still want to fi... Read More..
Wouldn't You LOVE To Lose Weight Faster And Melt Belly Fat? February 10 2015So, you've got the holiday weight gain still hanging around and now we've got Valentine's Day with all its chocolate coming up. Maybe you feel stuck. You feel like you're doing everything you can and you're just kind of stuck on that plateau. Wouldn't you LOVE to switch your fat cells from being stuck in "store" mode to "burn" mode? Your first step may not necessarily be making huge, drastic changes. It's the little things you start doing, one by one, and just doing them that will begin to make the difference you're looking for.Fat cells d... Read More..
Slim Down Post-Super Bowl: The Morning After Diet February 03 2015"Prepare to Overeat". Yes, I said "Prepare to Overeat". You cannot live life in a bubble so there will be times when you will have to face the reality of overeating. For many of you, this past weekend was a prime example. Did you know that this past Sunday was the #2 biggest eating day of the year? According to recent statistics, Super Bowl and non-Super Bowl watchers alike consumed 1,200 calories in snacks alone this past Sunday. Not only that, drinkers clogged up their liver with excessive consumption of alcohol. The worst part - the ... Read More..
The Power Of Protein January 20 2015Your weight loss just got easier and a whole lot faster with LynFit All Natural Complete Protein Advanced - Non GMO with metabolic boosting whey. Our unique "pure and clean" Complete Protein Advanced tastes irresistibly delicious and is the only whey protein of its kind that won't make you look like a bodybuilder. The secret is in the quality and purity. While you preserve lean muscle you'll starve the fat so it leaves your system. This process makes the Complete Protein Advanced the first protein shake of its kind that is specifically geare... Read More..
Fasting For Spiritual Renewal - Not Just For Weight Loss January 13 2015Wanna know the REAL LynFit difference? Unlike other weight loss programs, we deal with weight loss "from the inside out". That's where the biggest changes need to be made, and where the root of many problems are. Dealing with weight loss in this manner is the best for lasting weight loss and a healthier lifestyle.Sometimes no matter how hard you try to focus on good and positive things all you can see is the bad. Seeing nothing but bad eventually leads us to focusing on self-centeredness, unable to hear our own inner voice. Fasting is more... Read More..
7 Pounds Slimmer In 7 Days January 06 2015Have you ever asked yourself: "Why is America getting heavier every year, but there is a gym on every street corner and a diet for every day of the week?" It's all about the speed of our metabolism, and most of us lack that speed. We're stuck in the slow lane. Most of what we've been taught about weight loss is all wrong. We're watching TV shows that tell us to eat like cavemen, put butter into our coffee, and to eat avocados to slim our thighs. Not to mention, we actually believe we can eat too little and that slows weight loss. Really?... Read More..
Could Those 2 Glasses Of Wine Be Affecting My Weight Loss? December 16 2014In short - yes those 2 glasses of wine could be stopping your weight loss dead in its tracks; especially if you're a female and over 40. If it's a slimmer waistline you're after it's either wine or your waistline. And with us now being in the middle of the holiday season there's not even an excuse needed to drink it. It's almost as if it's expected of you at the various holiday parties.But it's not just the holiday parties that impact us when it comes to alcohol consumption. I meet so many people all throughout the year who defend their nigh... Read More..
Shop 'Til You Drop The Pounds December 09 2014'Tis the season, and if you're like me and I'm guessing you are, that means countless things to do; which includes lots and lots of shopping intervals. All that shopping means that sometimes the exercise goes by the wayside. Not to worry - we're going to "fun out" your workouts so you'll want to do them, not "have" to do them so you can shop 'til you drop those pounds.What if I told you that shopping can help you lose just as much weight as going to a boring gym? Yep, it's true. Remember, food is 90% of your weight loss success so as long ... Read More..
Naturally Boost Your Metabolism To Jump Start Your Weight Loss December 02 2014Many of you emailed me after watching Janine's before and after story on Better TV asking me how you can naturally boost your metabolism to jump start your weight loss. So, for those who have not yet seen it, I wanted to show you that segment that inspired thousands of people to make the life changing decision to lose weight for good. Congratulations to all of you who have already lost 20 or more pounds since seeing the segment and if you need this type help please contact me to get your weight loss jump started. If you've ever felt like ... Read More..
The 5 "Myth"Conceptions Of Weight Loss November 19 2014Not losing weight no matter how hard you try? It could be that it's not even your fault. Why? Because most of what we are taught about weight loss is all wrong - nothing but lies and myths that stop us from losing weight and lead us to nothing but discouragement - "Myth"Conceptions. Learning the truth about weight loss may be just what you need to start losing weight today.When you hear something enough, you actually start to believe it. Even if there is a voice inside your head that says otherwise. The biggest tip-off is that you're not los... Read More..
Diabetes And Belly Fat November 12 2014November is National Diabetes Awareness Month, and I bet you're wondering what diabetes has to do with belly fat. Believe it or not, if you carry excess weight around your middle (can you pinch an inch?) your body is warning you that you are over-eating carbs and sugars (this includes fruits and juices). The belly fat that you are carrying around is a sign that your "Carb Tank" is full and cannot process anymore food.The problem is we love our food. What to do? We all know that diabetes can be a lethal disease, so my message is "prevention i... Read More..
The Gratitude Challenge For Lasting Transformational Change November 05 2014I just completed my Advanced Level of Coaching with Jack Canfied (co-author, "Chicken Soup for the Soul") at his home in Santa Barbara, CA. During this retreat I noticed a recurring habit that totally changed people's lives - physically, mentally and spiritually. This habit didn't just change lives gradually; rather, it transformed lives overnight. What was that habit that when willingly practiced radically transformed people's lives? Gratitude.Gratitude - that quality of willingly being thankful and appreciative for a benefit that you ... Read More..
How To Cheat And Still Lose Weight October 21 2014Halloween typically means lots of candy everywhere. The foods we crave are lurking around every corner, and this can be hazardous to your waistline. That's why it's so important to turbo-charge your metabolism before those temptations present themselves. Whether we want to admit it or not, most of us end up eating more than we care to admit, especially around holidays and special occasions. The only way to come away from a "bad eating day" is to plan for them ahead of time by giving your metabolism a jolt, so it's in high gear. This will all... Read More..
5 Habits That Boost Your Metabolism October 14 2014Most people start a new workout routine or diet at the beginning of a new year, but I say Fall is the best time of year to get in shape. When summer turns to Fall our daily schedules get back to normal and that makes it easier to get back on track with our fitness routines. I suggest kick-starting your weight loss with my Fall Fitness Challenge. It will help you focus on one new behavior each day, and by the end of the month you will have mastered them all. You will shed some pounds and melt some fat in the process.Here are... Read More..
4 Simple Disciplines To Melt Belly Fat August 26 2014The word discipline means to delay gratification. Discipline is your friend and shouldn't be avoided. It's a tool to help us get what we want, but in a way that is beneficial rather than harmful. In order to be successful in losing weight - getting us what we want - every area of our life needs discipline and self-control. All of that sounds fine and easy. But when the rubber meets the road, or rather when the foot hits the scale, there are some decisions that must be made for us to successfully introduce discipline into our lives. Discipl... Read More..
Melt Belly Fat Fast With 3 Simple Steps August 13 2014Belly fat is very stubborn. Sometimes the harder we try to get rid of it the more resistant it becomes. That's why your workouts and diet have to work together if you're serious about melting away belly fat and not just losing weight.The solution to boosting your stubborn metabolism is easier than you think. In my book, "The Metabolism Solution", you'll find not only full metabolism-boosting details, but delicious metabolism-boosting recipes that are so easy to make. Not to mention delicious as well. And remember, no matter how much or how... Read More..
Five Secrets To Help You Lose Weight While On Vacation August 06 2014It's important to understand that the way you eat will determine if you lose weight or gain weight. Vacation is no exception. In fact, a vacation should be a time of taking care of yourself, inside and out.Every day I hear the excuses: "Work is so busy I just can't eat right or find the time to exercise." The good news is these are actions we get to choose. Choose health and you'll not only feel better, you'll lose weight. Even on vacation.I've been traveling a lot the past few months, and I've never been lighter. In fact, I've had to increa... Read More..
Fit Minute Exercise Drills July 16 2014No time to work out? No problem, you only need a minute. If you need more ideas for squeezing fitness into your busy day the Fit Minute is for you. No more excuses – anyone can find a minute and the best part is there's no gym or fancy equipment needed. All you need is the desire to get fit and a pair of dumbbells. You can improvise using water bottles or books if you’re traveling and don’t have dumbbells. These moves are great if you spend a lot of time sitting in front of a computer at work or home because it contains corrective exercise... Read More..
Bedercise: "Unexercise" Fat Blasters July 01 2014It's the season for sleeveless shirts and dresses and everyone wants firm tones, sexy arms, and a tight tush. Let's just be honest - we want to look good and the summer months provide the opportunity to show off what we've accomplished or show up what we didn't. No worries. We're going to learn some timely tricks to be lean, sleek, tight, toned and have Michelle Obama arms! All you need is 3 minutes and a pair of dumbbells. You don't even have to get out of the bed to do these highly effective exercises - or "bedercises". It's virtually a... Read More..
4 Superstar Supplements To Boost Your Metabolism June 26 2014First and foremost, you cannot supplement away a bad diet. Taking a pill will not magically drop you a dress size. Nevertheless, supplements can be very helpful, downright miraculous, when combined with a thermogenic diet and metabolic exercise. My specialty is revving the metabolism, known as metabolic hyping in the fitness world. Metabolic hyping creates an optimal environment for fat loss by helping to lower blood sugar levels and enhancing metabolism. This is the secret to melting fat faster. Metabolic hyping multiplies calorie burn so y... Read More..
Top 3 Habits That Slow Weight Loss June 19 2014You made up your mind. You psyched yourself up. You invested in videos. You purchased a brand new sparkly scale with all the bells and whistles. You even bought the latest and greatest workout clothes (after all, you feel good when you look good -right?). Now, the weight should just fall off. But it's not, and you can't understand why. You have the right mind-set, you're mentally prepared, you're watching the videos, and you even look good doing it. But that sparkly new-fangled scale must be broken because it won't budge in the right directi... Read More..
Delicious, Metabolic Boosting Flat Belly Recipes May 05 2014I recently read a comment about weight loss and fitness that really disturbed me. The comment was, and I quote: "So the rest of my life I have to eat only 1200 calories of tasteless food daily". I imagine that's the way that some people perceive what living a leaner lifestyle is - tasteless, bland, blah. And I agree - that would be an awful way to live. I believe that life should be lived vigorously, and that includes the foods we eat as well.All the more reason I devoted a large section of my book, The Metabolism Solution, to providing you ... Read More..
Rev Up Your Sluggish Metabolism Before Lunch April 15 2014There are some big breakthroughs when it comes to losing excess body fat. If you're trying to lose body fat or maybe you're stuck in a weight loss rut, boosting your metabolism is the solution.These simple strategies will outsmart your fat cells so that even the most stubborn body fat will melt off. Even the most stubborn areas of your body; like the back of the arms, belly (happy handles too), and of course the hips and thighs, will melt off in a matter of weeks.These metabolism solutions are perfect right before big events such as proms, ... Read More..
Lose One Pound Every Day Doing One Thing April 02 2014And what is that one thing you can do every day to guarantee weight loss? It's making sure that you drink a protein shake (or eat a LynFit Lean Bar) to ensure that your body gets the exact amount of lean protein it needs to boost metabolism.Failing to meet your body's protein requirements slows your metabolism to a screeching halt. But there is a caveat: Not all protein is created equal. In fact, most proteins (commercially purchased protein shakes and bars) are actually geared to help you gain weight because they are made from inferior sour... Read More..
Prebiotics: Secret Ingredient That Helps Burn Belly Fat March 27 2014Secret ingredient in LynFit Lean Bars boosts metabolism and helps burn abdominal and belly fat!Even Dr. OZ agrees that prebiotics are one of the best weight loss trends and LynFit's Lean Bar is the only protein bar that uses prebiotic fiber.Prebiotics are better than probiotics when it comes to weight loss and burning abdominal fat, according to researchers. The findings, published October 9th in the Journal of Functional Foods, suggest that prebiotic fiber may help prevent intestinal fat absorption and could be an effective weight loss too... Read More..
Back To Basics To Boost Your Metabolism March 13 2014Every now and then you just gotta "shake things up" if you're serious about losing weight. You can't be afraid to get a little hungry either. That's how we force our bodies to burn off that stubborn belly fat. If you're sick of feeling fat and flabby and ready to lose that excess weight you put on this winter, in addition to melting that stubborn belly fat, then the Slimmer By Dinner Plan is for you. I promise; you'll be 'Slimmer by Dinner!" There are 3 critical things you need to do if you want to lose weight: Follow the Slimmer by Dinner M... Read More..
Detoxing Your Body With Natural Alternatives February 27 2014Spring cleansing means detoxifying your body, mind and spirit. Detoxing is an ancient tradition and has been known to be an "extraordinary-mystical" experience. Jesus did it, Plato did it and so did Gandhi! They said it gave them clarity of thought and made them feel more peaceful and created vibrant health.Detoxing your body is also the best way to slow down the aging process and jump start your weight loss. My first goal with every client is to get them to feel good so they have the energy to make lifestyle changes that will ultimately af... Read More..
Crave Less This Valentine's Day February 13 2014Valentine's Day; the one day of the year we want to feel good about ourselves, feel loved, and show love. Sadly, our overeating and struggles with cravings can make us feel just the opposite!If you're overweight chances are you struggle with cravings and almost never feel full. According to a new study published in the Journal of Clinical Endocrinology and Metabolism, obese people are out of luck when it comes to suppressing the hunger hormone. Researchers discovered that the glucagon hormone, which is secreted by the body's pancreas and kno... Read More..
Cleansing The Right Way! February 06 2014In a panic after the holidays and just want to "clean up and start over" by doing a juice cleanse? I understand your sense of urgency but let's make sure that you get started the right way. While cleansing your system and "starting over" is a good thing, if you don't juice cleanse properly you may actually cause damage to an already slow metabolism, especially if you're over 40.The good news is that not only is juicing for detoxing and weight loss one of the latest health trends, but when done properly, can help you lose a pound a day. It's ... Read More..
Slimming Super Bowl Secrets January 29 2014From Halloween through New Year's is what I refer to as "The Super Bowl of Overeating". Then of course comes the New Year's resolutions, which almost always include losing weight.....until Super Bowl Sunday rolls around and wreaks havoc on our weight loss goals, and our waistlines.Here's the kicker.....Most people consume 3,500 calories piling up their plate on Super Bowl Sunday. That's more than most people should eat for two days! Not to spoil your game day, but consider this: If you eat one slice of cheese pizza, six chicken wings with d... Read More..
Energize Your Weight Loss With Daily Power Shot January 15 2014Does your weight loss need a 'power shot' to get the pounds to melt off again? There is an energy crisis going on in your body and it may be what's slowing down your weight loss.We all want to feel alert, well rested, and full of energy, but for most of us this is not reality. We're all busy, over-scheduled and stressed. When you combine that with lack of sleep, which often leads to poor eating habits, it's no wonder we feel so drained and depressed. A daily dose of Daily Power Shot can fix all of that! I take Daily Power Shot the minute I ... Read More..
Boost Mood And Lose Belly Fat Fast January 09 2014Everything we eat has an effect on our mood and either boosts metabolism or damages it. Here are 5 things that you can do right now to boost your mood and your metabolism. These techniques also help reverse damage caused by stress, unhealthy eating habits and a lack of metabolic boosting exercise.By making a few simple adjustments to your diet you'll feel better fast and your pants will fit better as these tricks help melt abdominal fat while lifting your spirits. I know that when I feel better I eat better and the benefits can be huge, and... Read More..
Drop 7 Pounds In 7 Days With A Metabolic Boosting Cleanse January 02 2014I don't know about you, but I crave a cleanse after I have eaten "off plan". I don't feel good when I'm not eating right or getting enough sleep. I feel tired all the time, my cravings run my life, and I feel fat and fluffy.I know the solution is to detox my body from all of the damage that I caused it. But I should warn you, not all cleanses are good for weight loss. In fact, most of the cleanses you see advertised actually slow down your metabolism. Did you know that juicing slows your metabolism? Juicing is great for alkalizing your body... Read More..
How To Survive The Holidays Without Gaining An Ounce December 10 2013This time of year, food temptation seems to lurk around every corner, not to mention the stress of our over-busy schedules. Stress destroys our waistlines because it stops us from making healthier choices. The biggest issue I face when it comes to helping people lose weight isn't teaching them what to eat. Most of us already know we need to avoid alcohol, too many rich desserts and that we should fill up on healthy foods like vegetables, drink lots of water and exercise daily to help us navigate through these tough times. The bigger issue i... Read More..
The Dieter's Cheat Sheet For Faster Fat Loss December 03 2013Can't seem to move forward toward your weight loss and fitness goals no matter how hard you try? For everything you "fix" something else seems to "pop up" to discourage you? Well, you're not alone. As a part of my LeanerLifestyle Month I've put together a Cheat Sheet to help you through the 8 most common issues that will arise during your weight loss program. While everyone is different there are some basic steps that can be taken by everyone to help them through their tough stretches. These 8 fixes will keep you moving forward toward your... Read More..
Drop 10 Pounds By Christmas! November 28 2013So, you overate on Thanksgiving! Well, YOU'RE NOT ALONE! But don't worry; you can fix it just in time for the next holiday. Picture this; YOU.....down 10 pounds and looking fabulous and feeling awesome.You have more power to change your weight than you think. You can do it when you do these 2 critical things that make losing weight faster and easier than any plan out there. These 2 things will boost your metabolism so you burn off more calories even while you're resting. The best part? It's guaranteed to work if you do it!The Metabolic Work... Read More..
Solutions To Your Top 3 Weight Loss Issues November 20 2013Every day I'm asked, "What supplements should I take if I'm trying to lose weight?" That question is almost always followed by, "When is the best time to take them and how much do I take?" My answer is still you can't supplement away a bad diet. However, smart use of supplements can help you overcome the obstacles that keep you from losing weight.I'm going to take the top 3 issues we all face in losing weight and I'm going to teach you how much, when and why you need to take these supplements. I don't know about you, but telling me to do so... Read More..
Get Back On Track And Lose Weight! September 10 2013STEP ONE: Build your metabolism up so it burns 25% more calories by drinking a LynFit Complete Protein Shake for breakfast and lunch. Then have a salad with a small 3 ounce piece of chicken breast for dinner and an apple for snack. Refer to your Slimmer By Dinner Meal Plan for details. STEP TWO: Control your slip-ups with supplements! Not only do supplements help enhance the fat-burning process, but they can really help you gain control with hunger, cravings and cleansing which is key to re-booting your metabolism as it rids your bo... Read More..
Caving to Carbs? August 14 2013We live in a stressed out society and that's the #1 reason we crave exactly what we shouldn't eat! Food is the problem, NOT the solution! Try taking an exercise break instead, or a nap, until the cravings subside and you can make a sensible choice that you won't regret later. The TOP two reasons we crave are: 1. Not Enough Protein Make sure you have had your LynFit Complete Protein Shake. Missed it? Have it NOW! Cravings are a sign your body is missing something and I can assure you it's not chocolate or cookies! ALMOST all of us ... Read More..
Not Losing Weight Fast Enough? June 12 2013Not Losing Weight Fast Enough? Did you know the reason most people don't lose weight is that they over-estimate how much they work out and under- estimate how much they eat! Studies show that the following foods are NOT even reported on food journals and yet they are calorically significant enough to STOP weight loss immediately, yet most people report being on track and following the plan! FYI, it doesn't matter if the food is organic or says 100% natural on the label. If you eat too much it will b... Read More..