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My Favourite Beach Reads

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I have read and re-read so many books in the last year and a half. Like, a lot. Books — not e-books, actual books — have been a welcome respite from a year and a half’s worth of  Zoom, FaceTime, and just the overall emotions of the pandemic. But BC is opening up, things feel a little more “normal,” I’m …

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Nine Ways to Add More Fruits and Vegetables to Your Diet

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I will start this blog post off by saying you will never go wrong with adding a variety of fruits and vegetables to your diet. Fruits and veggies contain a variety of beneficial nutrients, though the type determines which nutrients it contains and in what amounts. This mighty duo is generally super-rich in fibre, vitamins, and minerals.  They also provide …

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Here’s What Your Personal Trainer Eats in an Average Day

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Over the years, I have experimented with many different diets and eating plans. I’ve had moments where I obsessed about food to the point where eating wasn’t fun anymore. While I quickly realized that living like that wasn’t for me, I would still often feel that if I wasn’t eating healthy 100 percent of the time I was a huge …

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Reached a Plateau? 6 Tips to Help Your Fitness Routine Level Up!

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One of the best things about my job is watching my clients’ fitness improve over time. They gain strength, flexibility and endurance, and it’s incredibly rewarding to watch my team put in the hard work to reach their goals. At every session with every single client, I build a personalised exercise selection based on their goals. Then, I choose the …

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Exercise Addiction — When a Healthy Habit Goes Sideways

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As some of you may know, I recently started doing a double workout on Sundays. I’ve been attending a high-intensity circuit training class or creating my own circuit at my studio then following it up by a SoulCycle session in Yaletown. This is not most people’s idea of a relaxing Sunday morning, but it’s been a great opportunity to challenge …

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My Top 8 Ways to Stop (and Prevent) Stomach Bloating!

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If you’re anything like me, you hate feeling bloated. That uncomfortable sensation of a swollen belly after a big meal (or a big night out!). Your clothes feel too tight, you feel gross in general and it’s almost like you’ve never worked out a day in your life.   Sometimes bloating is caused by reasons outside of our control, like …

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My Top 6 Tips for Building Your Business from the Ground Up

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Thinking of starting your own business? Take it from me — sometimes it feels WAY easier said than done. When I was first getting started, I had no idea what I was doing. I had completed my kinesiology degree was working as as a personal trainer, but I had no experience in business management, marketing or strategy. Had I thought …