the 50% solution: do a little more (or less) to achieve your goals

It’s so easy to get overwhelmed. A plan to lose weight, start a fitness program, save money, spend more time volunteering, get out the door faster every morning — or do anything new — can be stymied before you even start if it seems too difficult to achieve. Like most of us, you’ll be tempted … Continue Reading

the art of meditative running

Who knew that the secret to happiness and good health is right at our feet? While trying to come to grips with the changes my body, mind and life were going through after turning 50, I came across a life-changing article in the Wall Street Journal about Jeff Galloway, the Olympian and marathoner who developed the Run-Walk-Run program … Continue Reading

halt the holiday pounds with these best tips

THIS ARTICLE ORIGINALLY APPEARED ON AARP.ORG. PLEASE CLICK ON LINK TO READ ALL MY AARP ARTICLES! Thanksgiving is all about getting together over food — and I’m fine with that. But then comes that killer five-week stretch of yet more parties and food, with plenty of festive (and fattening) drinks thrown in. Knowing that a Thanksgiving … Continue Reading