Deconstructing Cravings

What do you crave? Sugar, caffeine, alcohol? Indulging in any of these can provide a quick fix to feel at ease, engaged or excited. They light up the “reward centers” in the brain by releasing dopamine, according to Dr. Robert Cloninger, a geneticist and psychiatrist noted for his research on … Read More

Fitness Matters | Waistline-friendly Dishes to Bring to Your Next BBQ

Author: Ridge Personal Trainer Krista Pancich Are you tired of the same old summer side dishes? Macaroni salad, potato salad, and cole slaw, are easy and delicious side options to bring to any barbeque, but are high in calories and fat.  Here are a couple great tips to choosing a … Read More

Fitness Matters | Get Outside and Move!

Author: Ridge Personal Trainer and Health Coach Jackie Corcoran Celebrate life, get fit and reduce stress by getting outside this Summer. Bozeman makes it easy with safe and abundant trails. Short on time? Bring your water bottle to the nearby “M” Trail for a 1 to 2 hour vertical challenge. … Read More

Sweating for the Wedding | 1,001 Cranes

My name is Christine.  I’m getting married in 7 6  5 4 3 weeks.  And I have a lot of work to do. Join me on my journey as I slim down for the big day. 1,001 cranes – the crane is a symbol of longevity and prosperity in Japanese culture. For the bride and … Read More

Sweating for the Wedding | 4 Weeks to Go!

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Vacations.  So much fun but oh so hard when you are trying to lose weight. I just got back last night around 1am (a wrong route was taken that took us 3 hours off course) from a trip to Portland with Jon and 2 of our best friends, Morgan and … Read More

Sweating for the Wedding | 2 weeks down!

My name is Christine.  I’m getting married in 7 6  5 weeks.  And I have a lot of work to do. Join me on my journey as I slim down for the big day. Week 2 down!  My apologies for not posting as much last week; it was a crazy busy week here at the Ridge, hopefully … Read More

Sweating for the Wedding | Day 12

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My name is Christine.  I’m getting married in 7 6 weeks.  And I have a lot of work to do. Join me on my journey as I slim down for the big day. Happy Monday everyone, hope you all had a great weekend!  I just finished Ridge X–today was the … Read More

Sweating for the Wedding | Week 1 down!

My name is Christine.  I’m getting married in 7 6 weeks.  And I have a lot of work to do. Join me on my journey as I slim down for the big day. Week 1 down! Today was my 1 week weigh in and I’m proud to say I’m exactly … Read More

Sweating for the Wedding | Day 7

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My name is Christine.  I’m getting married in 7 6 weeks.  And I have a lot of work to do. Join me on my journey as I slim down for the big day. Day 7 Another endurance day in the books!  My fellow coworker, Emily, who works in Membership, ran … Read More

Sweating for the Wedding | Day 6

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My name is Christine.  I’m getting married in 7 6 weeks.  And I have a lot of work to do.  Join me on my journey as I slim down for the big day. Day 6 Second training session with Jen complete!  I know I told you she was tough, but … Read More

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