Non-Food Rewards

The idea of food as punishment and reward has been reinforced over and over in the movies, and in families around the world. When you were a kid, how often were you told you couldn’t have dessert until you cleaned your plate? How often were you taken out for ice cream at the end of … Continue reading Non-Food Rewards

Ten Non-physical Benefits of Exercise

We talk a lot about the physical benefits of exercise, but did you know that there are other reasons to work out that don’t include losing weight, gaining cardiovascular health, or building muscle? It’s true! Here are just a few: Increased mental clarity, and improved memory. Exercise tends to not only make your muscles react … Continue reading Ten Non-physical Benefits of Exercise