Sunday Goals 9/30/12

This is the first in my series of Sunday goals for the Get Well Challenge. I’ll keep it brief and will report back next week!

  • Attend 2-3 fitness classes plus nutrition meeting and weigh-in
  • Eat a vegetable side with 4 dinners during the week
  • Drink at least 8 cups of water a day

Losing it with Michael Pollan

Editor’s Note: Today’s blog is written by my little sister, Lora Moncheck. Lora is a college student at Mount Union University in Ohio. Living in a small town on a college student’s budget, she offers a unique viewpoint when it comes to living healthy. She’ll be sharing her experiences and successes here on

My whole life I have struggled with my weight. Like most people I tried everything from counting calories to fad diets. Then last Christmas, I received Michael Pollan’s “Food Rules”. When I first flipped through, I didn’t know what to expect, but I liked that each page/rule was short and easy to read. It did not take long to finish, and I actually enjoyed it. The rules just made sense.

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