Faith and Fitness with Marsha Apsley

Honoring Your Body and the One Who Created It

Category: mindset

How to View Your Setback as an Opportunity

Ever experience a setback?  Have you felt like you’re moving in the right direction only to experience a bump in the road?

What if that becomes an opportunity?

SETBACK

Back in February 2016, before my nagging knee injury that turned out to be arthritis, I was sidelined from my running routine.  A freakish pain happened in my big toe during a Saturday training run that forced me to walk the last mile of the run and led to a couple of weeks on the sidelines, walking and riding my trainer.  

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3 Responses to Stress and Simple Solutions

Stress?  Everybody knows what it is.  It’s part of life.  The way we handle stress translates into how we treat our bodies.

food and stress

Among many faith and fitness platforms there’s this concept of Temple vs Trash Can.  It’s not my original idea.  But the idea here is how do we treat our bodies?  Do we treat them like the temple that they are?  Or do we treat them like a trash can?  

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Taste Then Toss: How to Have Your Cake, Just Not All of It

Taste then Toss?   Seriously?  Throw away perfectly good food?  Maybe.  Possibly.  If you can, freeze it!  Or share it.  But if not, toss it!

 

taste

One thing you will never hear me tell you is that any food or food group is off limits.  (unless, of course, you have a medical reason)  My approach to health and fitness is that you have to like what you eat and how you move or you’ll never be successful.  But that also doesn’t mean to sit on the couch and eat bon bons.

This is what I will tell you:  

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