By: Neghar On: August 12, 2014 In: Fashion, fat loss, Featured Posts, Fitness, Metabolic, quickie Comments: 7

Summer isn’t over yet. The kids are headed back to school soon. Clothing stores have begun to stock Autumn apparel. The sunlight hours are waning. But, we’ve still got plenty of gorgeous, sunny days to embrace and appreciate, and plenty of opportunities to get outside and move before the...

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By: Neghar On: August 11, 2014 In: Be Happy, fat loss, Featured Posts, Fitness, Mindset Comments: 4

“…Before happiness and success comes your perception of the world. So before we can be happy and successful, we need to create a positive reality that allows us to see the possibility for both.” -Shawn Achor, bestselling author Which is more important: nutrition or exercise? Let’s settle this debate,...

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By: Neghar On: July 16, 2014 In: Be Happy, Eat, fat loss, Featured Posts, Fitness, Lifestyle, Nutrition, Travel Comments: 13

I travel so often that I sometimes wonder why I even pay rent. It’s not uncommon for me to unpacked suitcases from multiple trips, and random boarding passes stuffed into compartments of my purse. I rarely have a fully stocked fridge, and I’ve seen more airports and train stations in the...

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By: Neghar On: July 02, 2014 In: fat loss, Fitness, Lift, quickie, Travel Comments: 2

It’s officially Summer! To celebrate my favorite season, I’ve been spending a lot of time paddle boarding in the marina, reading on the beach, making epic protein shakes, wearing the shit out of my Free People cut-offs, and attending outdoor concerts and movies in the LA area. Summer is...

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By: Neghar On: June 23, 2014 In: Be Happy, Eat, Fashion, fat loss, Featured Posts, Lift, Mindset Comments: 58

How do you get a bikini body? Put a damn bikini on your body.

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By: Neghar On: November 17, 2012 In: cardio, fat loss, Fitness Comments: 30

I sort of hate cardio. I don’t hate many things (except for ketchup and people blowing their noses at the table), so to sort of hate cardio is saying a lot. But you guys know this already. Lifting heavy stuff is my thang. To be honest, I prefer lifting...

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By: Neghar On: June 06, 2012 In: fat loss, Featured Posts, Mindset, Nutrition Comments: 93

mod·er·a·tion [mod-uh–rey-shuhn] noun: the quality of being moderate; restraint; avoidance of extremes or excesses; temperance.  This is the story about how I went from crazy to crazier and ended up just a little crazy. I call that progress. I have lived my entire life in a toxic, self loathing relationship with my body. I grew up chubby, with a...

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