Un-Lucky 7: 7 Reasons We Don’t Eat Right & Exercise

A woman on the phone and a husband reading a paper sitting at their table with breakfast foodMost people know how to eat right and exercise…right?

Maybe, maybe not. At a recent Body Under Construction book signing, I was asked, “Since everyone knows that we should eat right and exercise in order to live longer, healthier lives, why don’t we do it?”

I think that this is a great question that gets to the very heart of why people don’t do what they should to live healthier lives.

Here are the 7 UNLUCKIE reasons I gave her…

Expectations. We set our expectations too high and establish unattainable weight and health goals. When these unattainable goals are not reached, most give up on attaining and maintaining optimal health before giving the process time to work.