Stop Peeing Yourself When You Workout!

Sorry to be so blunt, but this is sadly a reality for many women out there. You may laugh about it, but while it can be comical to “pee a little bit” when you laugh hysterically or exercise or perform any strenuous movement, incontinence is very frustrating and embarrassing! Incontinence is often an issue for [...]

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5 Ways to Exercise & Feel Like a Kid Again

“Life is like a bicycle, to keep balance, you must keep moving.” (author of quote unknown) Daily movement is one of the key principles to staying healthy, but should movement always be going to the gym? While structured movement several times a week is ideal, it can also get boring and become hard on the [...]

A drop of this can boost your immune system, energy and so much more!

Several years ago, I was lucky enough to be introduced to essential oils by a friend of mine.   I must admit, at first, I just didn't believe the hype. Despite his constant talk and praise of essential oils, I was skeptical that they could be used for anything other than aromatherapy.   But one [...]

A Healthy Halloween + Recipe!

Halloween is just around the corner. I hope that you’re all stocked up with you favourite candies! Wait what! Just kidding!   I have a love-hate relationship with Halloween. I love seeing all the cute little kids dressed up, but hate the junk associated with it. Personally, if I had it my way, I would [...]

Defy Gravity with this Booty Workout Series – Part 3

Ok, it’s time to workout! In Part 1 of this series I talked about glute anatomy and why having shapely butt is not just about aesthetics, and then in Part 2 about the fundamental movements and stretches to improve range of motion and reduce the incidence of injury.   Now, it’s time to get your [...]

Abi’s Story! Our September 6 Week Challenge Winner!

I love sharing success stories, especially on Thanksgiving Monday! Abi Duff is the winner of our September 6 Week Challenge! The numbers are quite secondary to the fact that Abi is stronger, healthier and happier after 6 Weeks of our program, which involved revamping her diet and staying accountable. In six weeks she lost 8.5pounds, [...]

PROTEIN CHOCOLATE CHIA SEED PUDDING

Who wants chocolate pudding?!  I do! This recipe is loaded with awesome ingredients! Chia seeds are high in fiber, so they are great for digestion.  They are also a great source of calcium, manganese, protein and plant-based omega-3 fatty acids. Coconut Milk is a great source of healthy saturated fats, which is necessary for hormone [...]

5 Great Exercises for Shoulder Mobility

Tight shoulders can make it really hard for a person to do many exercises effectively, such as raising their arms overhead.  Because a lack of shoulder flexibility goes hand in hand with tightness in the thoracic spine, as well as pec and lat tightness, the following stretches will address several of those areas. Making shoulder [...]

Load up on antioxidants with this simple summer soup!

What do you do, with too many tomatoes and cucumbers from your summer harvest?   Ok, so many of you don’t have a vegetable garden like I do, but you can still make this awesome recipe. If you’ve never had gazpacho, it’s worth trying! It’s delicious and this is an incredibly easy recipe. So what’s so [...]

ARE YOU READY? THIS COULD BE YOU! OUR AUGUST 6 WEEK CHALLENGE WINNER!

Nothing makes what I do as rewarding as seeing people make positive changes in their life. It is seriously inspirational when you see someone down on themselves - but ready to make a change –commit, stick to a plan, and then kick butt! Saying that you want something is easy, but putting it into action [...]