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Keep your mind occupied at night — Many people have a bad habit of eating when they’re bored. They get home at night and “zone out” in front of the TV, often with a bag of chips or cookies at their side. It’s called “mindless snacking” and it’s a huge cause of weight gain, especially in america. Avoid the tv all together and replace it with something more interesting, like reading a good book, writing letters to friends, or doing a favorite hobby.

Study space – What is the best study space you can think of? Dedicate a quiet study space that is free from distractions where you can concentrate and focus solely on your studies. Let your friends and family know that this is your time to study and not to disturb you during these times.

New Year’s Resolutions are notoriously hard to keep, with most people giving up by the 15th of January. However, take the time to think about your health and fitness achievements from the last 12 months and push them a little further for the New Year. But be realistic – set yourself a massive weight loss goal and you will rapidly lose the motivation of those pounds don’t fall early on.

The best oatmeal mix is going to be the one that you match up with the things you like to eat. Some of my other favorites that come to mind are bananas, cranberries, walnuts, peanut butter, diced apples, pears, and dried apricots. Keep the textures, sweetness, and contrasts in mind as you design your own oatmeal recipes.