alli Are You Ready for The New Year? Review and Sweepstakes

  • The Best Ways for Busy Moms to Look and Feel Great

    December 6, 2016

    Are you ready for New Year's ladies? That little black dress is hanging in your closet wondering when it might come out for dancing. Or maybe it's more like a medium sized boho blouse with a long flowy skirt (that's more my style). Whatever your preference is the real question is - are you ready for it? It's okay if you're not, because I'm going to share easy ways for busy moms to look and feel great. 

  • 10 Ways I’m Going to Make Myself Happier in 2017

    December 6, 2016

    I think I've officially had it with New Year’s Resolutions. I know it's right around the corner, but I'm tired of focusing on one hour when the clock changes to do something about the way I feel, inside and out. I'm also tired of focusing on all the negatives. I refuse to do it anymore.

  • Getting A Jumpstart On the New Year with alli®

    December 6, 2016

    Every January, I make a weight loss resolution for the new year. I promise myself I'll lose a certain amount of weight and be skinny and sexy again. And every year I seem to fail. But this year was different. I started taking alli® in the first couple of months in the year, trying it out as a way of helping me on my weight loss journey. It turned out to be just what I needed! With the help of a nutritionist to figure out the best food choices for me, I was seeing real results with only a few small changes.

  • 5 Healthy tips to incorporate into your lifestyle

    December 6, 2016

    I stay pretty busy around Duke Manor Farm. Whether it's taking care of the property, projects, the animals or the kids, I always feel like I am moving my body at a pretty decent pace. Unfortunately, feeding the animals or bush hogging the pastures doesn't always equate to toning my body and losing a few pounds when needed. Sometime getting in shape and dieting can be stressful and difficult. I have put together 5 healthy tips to incorporate into your lifestyle to avoid that.  These tips will become part of your daily routine and you will see the results that you desire, in no time at all.

  • Falling into a Better You

    December 6, 2016

    It's finally winter, and for most of us, that means we're right on the cusp of family gatherings, drinks with friends, and office holiday parties. Tis the season to celebrate and be the life of the party, but I'm over here stressing about what to wear and trying to avoid any and all reflective surfaces. Are you with me? It's easy to maintain healthy habits over the summer, when so much of our bodies are exposed. I make sure to read labels and count calories just fine when swimsuits are involved, but give me a sweater or a scarf and I head straight for the dessert table! Aren't you tired of saying no to parties in favor of hiding out at home?

  • Holiday and New Year Weight Loss Tips

    December 6, 2016

    We are approaching the holidays, and right after that is the beginning of the new year.  Everyone wants to start getting focused on getting back in shape for the beginning of a new year, but I am going to start focusing on working on my weight loss before then.  The holidays are a difficult time for many to watch what they eat because there are so many parties and family gatherings that center around food and eating.  I am going to give you a few tips and tricks to keep you on track through the holidays so that you can meet your weight loss goals more easily. 

Are You Ready for The New Year? Sweepstakes on BlogHer runs from 12/6/16 through 12/31/16 and is only open to individuals who, at the time of entry deadline, are legal residents of the United States and are 18 years or older. Click "here" to read the official rules. Winners will be randomly selected from all eligible entries. Good luck!