Category Archives: health

Epiphany

So, I was on my way to a Natural Solutions class this morning as usual looking forward to sharing my  love for essential oils with people looking to live a healthier lifestyle. Life is good. But also, somewhat uncharacteristically for me, I was feeling somewhat angry and frustrated. I was having a hard time dealing […]

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Can we talk?…..about poop?

Combine the recent acquisition  of my PN certification with the imminent over consumption of sugars and other processed foods, and it may be easy to understand why nutrition is on my mind. Anyway, I wanted to go into a little more detail about the importance of food choice in terms of overall health. Pretty much all […]

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“Let food be thy medicine”

More than 2000 years ago, Hippocrates knew that food was crucial for glowing good health. Somewhere along the way we have drifted away from this and have allowed our doctors to take control. While there is absolutely a place in our life for the medical profession, I believe that by using food as our medicine […]

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PN certification

I’m baaaack!! I know it has been a while but I am here now. If you have checked out my home page recently, you may have noticed that I have finally passed my Precision Nutrition exam. It’s official! I am so excited to add this new dimension to my wellness paradigm. Having trouble figuring out […]

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Fed up?

In recognition of todays release of “Fed Up” the movie ( which should be required viewing for everyone ) , I thought I would revisit the issue of diets. To start I will just toss out a few aphorisms from Michael Pollan et al. “Don’t fuel your body at the same place you fuel your vehicle” […]

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Workouts

Here we are on a Sunday night. I hope we all had a good week and a great weekend. Are you ready for the week ahead? Meals  planned? Workouts scheduled? Great! Any new habits in the making? Remember, decide on a change small enough to prevent failure. Looking to start a workout routine? How about […]

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Habits

Today I wanted to talk about habits. It wasn’t what I had originally envisioned for my next post, which had been planned for last week. I had all sorts of workouts in mind, getting started in the, well let’s go ahead and say it, the fitness habit. But that is not why I am writing about […]

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brain power

Tonight I wanted to talk a little bit about the power of your brain to create your own reality. Henry Ford said it most succinctly. ” Whether you believe you can, or believe you can’t- you’re right”. If you are looking to make changes in your health or fitness plans, the power of belief goes […]

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new classes

hello all. I have been thinking about a couple of new classes and was wondering what sort of interest there would be. First, I was thinking of having another Intro to kettlebells class, in case there are those of you out there who might want to join in but are not familiar with the bells. […]

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Planning for the week

Sundays are a great time to plan for the week ahead. Put your workouts in your calendar so they don’t get pushed aside when you get busy. Plan and prepare your meals for at least the first half of the week. It will make it easier to stay on track if you have a plan […]

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