Maintaining a Healthy daily lifestyle for beginners are somewhat a challenge. There are lots of things to consider in starting a lifestyle change  but it all comes down into one most important thing, you need to build a HABIT of it. Building a HABIT is not very easy, you need to start with Self Discipline, Consistency  and of course Commitment . Starting  Nutritional diets and Exercise programs are easy but the hard part is the continuity of the program, this is where you need Consistency. Consistency is always a good starting point.  We all know that there are times we have to attend various functions and some of it are temptations such as high alcohol intakes, gluttonous feast are just some examples. How do you deal with it? Self Discipline,remember Self Discipline is a Freedom from laziness and lethargy, freedom from the expectations and demands of others, freedom from weakness and fear—and doubt. Self-discipline allows a person to feel his individuality, his inner strength, his talent. He is master of, rather than a slave to, his thoughts and emotions.”(H.A. Dorfman ;The Mental ABCs of Pitching). You are the master of your own self, it is your will power to decline temptations. Lastly, deciding to have a Healthy daily lifestyle is like deciding to be in a relationship. You need to pledge yourself into achieving your  goal, Optimum Fitness, you need to be committed. Having those three things (Self-discipline,Consistency,Commitment) will give you the edge to form a HABIT, a habit that will help you out all the way in your pursuit of Healthy daily lifestyle.

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