THE POWER OF HABIT by Charles Duhigg

THE POWER OF HABIT In The Power of Habit, award-winning New York Times business reporter Charles Duhigg takes us to the thrilling edge of scientific discoveries that explain why habits exist and how they can be changed. With penetrating intelligence and an ability to distill vast amounts of information into engrossing narratives, Duhigg brings to life a whole new understanding …

8 Super Awesome Tips For GREAT Tasting Roasted Vegetables

8 Tips for the BEST Tasting Roasted Vegetables Salad say summer and when the weather cools off, you want something warm for lunch. Make a big batch of roasted vegetables, nuke them and drizzle with a little dressing.  Check out these tips for great tasting roasted vegetables and don’t forget: add seasonings! See the details and share your recipes ideas in …

Fit Chicks! Survivor Continues – Feedback Form, Points List [Updated]

Wednesday, November 2nd Season 2 of the Fit Chicks! Survivor Contest is in full swing! …You made it to Round 2!  Now before November 11 earn 330 points and move on to the final round. See the Updated POINTS List, Feedback form and Link to the Book Club Meeting Remember stay motivated, focused and have FUN Here the FEEDBACK Form for the …

Survivor 2016 Starts Next Week

Season 2 of the Fit Chicks! Survivor Contest starts in two weeks. Sign today and Play. Remember EVERYONE can stay on the island, will you??? There are so many great reasons to play Survivor with us like… Join In. Have Fun. Share Your Tips & Recipes. Get Focused. Encourage Others. Discover New Foods & Meals Learn What “Healthy” Means. …and Turn …

The IKEA Effect Hits Fishers’ Mom and They’re Losing Weight

You want to lose weight and get in shape, but don’t know what to eat? And you secretly believe that once someone tells you the diet to follow, it’s going to involve eating nasty tasting, yucky, boring food. Well, maybe not. You want to jump start your weight loss and fitness program? The one BEST (& easy) thing you can …

Admit it: When given a choice between a CHIP and a Carrot Stick…

Yes, we choose the chip! No, it doesn’t count that the tortilla chip you indulge in is made with “organic stone ground yellow corn, fried in a small kettle batch, void of GMO’s and sprinkled with Himalayan sea salt”…It’s still a chip [cue up emoji sad face]. “Yes, I want to healthy, but being happy is important too. I want …

Here’s the #1 Reason Why 75% Women Don’t Workout

The number one reason 75% of women don’t go to the gym is for fear of what others think about them once they get there. Women said they fear “being judged over appearance, ability and comments from mothers”. Women are failing to exercise for fear of being judged over their appearance and ability at the gym, a new study has found. …

[2016 Update] Dirty Dozen and Clean 15

Clean Eating Nutrition Update The Environmental Working Group’s mission is to empower people to live healthier lives in a healthier environment. With breakthrough research and education, we drive consumer choice and civic action. We are a non-profit, non-partisan organization dedicated to protecting human health and the environment.   Here’s the 2016 Dirty Dozen and Clean 15 LIST   Personal Trainer & …

3 Common Dieting Mistakes We Make As Women

Can you blame us? From an early age, we are bombarded with messages and images about our bodies, how they aren’t good enough, and what products can help us “fix” ourselves. As we get older and we genuinely do have “problem areas” on our bodies we want to resolve or excess weight to lose to be healthier. TV weight loss plans …

Fit Chicks! Do Proper Care | Let’s Prime the Pump

Fit Chicks! Do Self-Care, too… #WorkOnWellness We all know that a good mother should be loving, nurturing, giving, and kind to her children. But can a good mother offer those same traits to herself? As a mother and stepmother of five children, I’ve learned the importance of proper care of myself. I also know how difficult it is to make …

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The NEW Rev! Metabolism Coaching Program | Enrollment Starts NOW | 5 Spots Available

ATTENTION LADIES WHO ARE READY TO CLAIM YOUR HEALTHIER AND BETTER LOOKING BODY, BUT NEED THAT – EXTRA BOOST – ATTENTION LADIES WHO ARE READY TO FLIP-THE-SWITCH THAT IGNITES YOUR INNER POWER, BUT NEED THAT – EXTRA SUPPORT – ATTENTION LADIES WHO THIRST FOR TRANSFORMED LIVING AND BREAKTHROUGHS BUT, NEED THAT – EXTRA DIRECTION – Request a copy of this Information Session …

As Featured in Fishers & Geist Magazines

A Complete Weight Loss Program That Works For You Writer  /  Lisa Mitchell Imagine being able to live at your highest level of well-being. To be physically strong, nutritionally sound and spiritually fed allows a woman to thrive and perform at her best for everyone in her life that is counting on her. That is what Coach Roz Harris and her …

Stop Avoiding It – Alcohol

Does Alcohol Prevent Weight Loss?               Did you know that alcohol consumption can decrease testosterone in men by 23%? What about how alcohol directly affects your ability to lose fat? Alcohol is deeply entrenched in our culture as a way to have fun, let loose, and be social. Companies that market alcohol from vodka, to whiskey, to beer know the right …

Three things you’re FORGETTING about getting easy dinners done FAST

Is it a Struggle to Prepare Nutritious Meals? The following 3 easy steps will start you on the right track for serving healthy dinners at home without the struggle. You can do this! #1 Invest in meal prep places like Plated (mail-order meals) and Dream Dinners locally (owned franchises) Have you ever used these services? They are GREAT! For you …

How to Break the Habits that Get You Stuck

How to Break the Habits that Get You Stuck Bad habits are often what get us stuck. Ideally, we see what’s happening (I can’t afford my speeding tickets), and we adjust (drive slower). But sometimes we recognize the bad habit and choose not to do anything about it, willing to live in “stuckness” (think procrastination). Then there’s the bad habit …

“Runs will truly be a blast,” said no one ever who isn’t a runner

Hate Running? 25 Ways to Learn to Love It by Emily Faherty and edited by Coach Roz Running is boring. It’s hard. It hurts. It’s lonely. And it doesn’t give you immediate results. Right? While we don’t think any of these are necessarily good excuses (or altogether true!), we do understand it’s not always love at first run for anyone …

What Causes Menopause Weight Gain by Dr. Jade Teta

What causes weight gain at menopause? Why are the low calorie diets that worked in your younger years no longer effective? What changes can you make to your diet, exercise and lifestyle regime to combat menopausal weight gain? This article explains the impact female hormones have on weight gain and fat loss and why menopause is such a difficult time …

11 Secrets To Eating Healthy On A Budget [Bull! This is just “Clean Eating”]

11 Secrets To Eating Healthy On A Budget [Bull! This is just “Clean Eating”] Eating healthy is great in concept, but is always much more challenging to put into practice. There’s the whole will power thing — how many times can we be expected to resist the call of pizza? There’s the fact that it just takes a little more time …

My Muffin Top Love Affair

“Loving My Wabi Sabi Muffin Top” Thirty years ago I was obsessed with the ambition to attain physical perfection.  I had this idea that if I could weigh a certain amount, have my measurements be an exact number, have my hair the best length and all ten of fingers nails “long” at the same time, I would be perfect and …

7 Steps To Making Positive Change & Sticking To It

7 Steps To Making Positive Change & Sticking To It Changing is difficult. Wouldn’t it be great if you could click your fingers and have everything fall into place? Snap! Perfect posture. Snip! Balanced diet. Click! Zen-like disposition. If only it was that easy. Change is an ongoing process that takes time and devotion. It doesn’t have a sudden start …

Love Pumpkin… Ohhhh, Try These Bites!

Pumpkin Pie Bites Makes 32 bites Ingredients: Butter-flavored cooking spray ¾ cups all-natural, whole-grain, crunchy, high-fiber, low-sugar cereal (Kashi 7 Whole Grain Nuggets) 2 tbsp 100% pure maple syrup ¼ tsp ground cinnamon 8 large eggs whites 15-once can (1- ¾ cups) solid pumpkin puree ¾ cup agave nectar (sugar) 2 tbsp whole-wheat pastry flour 2- ½ tsp vanilla extract …

Nonfat Plain Greek Yogurt with a Twist [Snack Recipes!!!]

Plain Greek Yogurt w/ a Twist Greek yogurt remains popular. So popular that every processed food company has hit the shelf with so many varieties it’s no wonder clients are confused about what’s the healthier choice. Here’s a little Greek Yogurt Primer and 5 recipes Which Brand to Buy – Fage: thicker, mousse-like texture, truer taste Chobani/Orcous: slightly lighter, more bitter …

A Spiritual Perspective on Body Care

Body Care requires the right balance of effective fitness, smart cardio and well being.  Your personal well being is probably comprised of stress management, self care, spiritual health and values.  In this newsletter Coach Roz shares a few secrets for having a more energetic morning and a biblical basis for weight management. Share you thought. CoachRozNewsletter-Bible Reference

A Clean Eating Kit – Refresher

Fit Chicks! launched a NEW Clean Eating Plan. It’s a 4 Stage Plan for mastering clean eating, nutrition and healthy eating for a lifetime.  Each client gets a Clean Eating Kit, but we’re sharing parts. Check out this handout! It contains protein and water targets based on your current weight and 8 proven food rules that put you on a …

10 Ways to Boost Your Exercise Motivation

Dear Unmotivated, Making an effective fitness routine a lifestyle is hard and you can do it. Let’s start here with this encouragement from a exercise physiologist, Gerald Endress:  Accept that there will be some side steps on your fitness journey.  Hmm, so what does that mean to you? How do you get back on your journey, when you’re off it? …

Make-Ahead-Breakfast Recipes (NEW)

We had another GREAT event on Saturday! Thank you for coming out, inviting friends, and trying these new breakfast recipes! Click this links to see blog post at the website Click HERE – – Recipes 

Are you being S.M.A.R.T. about your goals? (Get Form)

Dear Awesome Clients, Maybe you’ve heard about “SMART” goal setting, but I bet you’ve never seen it like this before!  That’s because, we’re attaching inspiration, aspirations and TREATS to our 4th-Quarter Goal Setting Activity.  If you’re playing Fit Chicks! Survivor, considering preparing a SMART goal. Just follow this format (SMART Goal Form <- CLICK) and send your goal in to us …