How to Use Powerful Playlists for Exercise Motivation

Using Music to Change Your Mood Creating a new music playlist can be great exercise motivator, which is something I teach in my Making Fitness Fun lecture here at Green Mountain. Music is so powerful; it can transcend time – for example, every time I hear the Beatles, I am transported back to being 6 […]

How To Find Enjoyment In Your Exercise

Most of us struggle with finding motivation to maintain consistent exercise due to the fact that, well, we just don’t enjoy it. That’s why Erin Risius, our Program Director here at Green Mountain, decided to respond to a journal written by Beth, one of our past participants, about struggling with enjoying her exercise routine. Beth’s Journal It’s […]

Don’t Want to Exercise? Is Pink Luggage the Answer?

Summer break for me started three weeks ago. Every morning I would get up at 8:30, eat breakfast and attend a 9:15 exercise class. My friend, also on break, marveled at my ability to get up at a decent hour and be out the door by 9:00. She said, “How do you do it? Do […]

Fashion Friday: Inspirational Jewelry for Exercise Motivation!

Fitspiration: Wearable Motivation One of my friends tattooed her wrist with the letters M-O-V-E. What a great idea, I thought! Body art as fitness inspiration and exercise motivation! But for those of us less bold or afraid of needles, I think inspirational jewelry can serve as a continuous reminder to take care of ourselves in […]