Posts Tagged ‘Live Active’

Let’s Celebrate with Canada

Canada turns 150 this July 1, doesn’t that make you feel young? We talk a lot about trying new things, experiencing things outside your comfort zone, experiencing nature etc. How exciting is it that all these amazing options are right in our own back yard. 150 things to do in Manitoba in 2017. If you…

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When was your first time?

Are you a virgin of adventure? When was the last time you did something a little outside your comfort zone? Stepped outside your box? Lived on the edge? I really want you to think about it. Was it in the last month?  last year? or not since you were a kid?  As we get older…

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Get your healthy on!

As I fly home from St. Louis and 3 days of learning, sharing and motivation, I am so excited to continue to share what I learn about good health. We live in a very toxic world. From the air we breathe, to the food we eat, to the political debates we have to listen to.…

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Let the Olympic hangover begin

I’m not sure about you but I have enjoyed watching every minute of the Olympics. Winter or Summer, male or female, team or individual, high profile or new sports, it captivates me on so many levels. As a child, I dreamt of being an Olympian and as an adult I am in admiration of the…

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Sometimes we need a reset

Who wants to feel better? Have more energy? Be more focused? Sleep better? All hands are up, I’m sure. As women, we tend to get focused on the needs of everyone else and forget about the most important person, you. We get on our treadmill of life every day… cook, clean, work, drive, shop,console, advise…

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It’s time for real change

Today is the day Canadians vote for a new federal government. Will there be change? Will the politicians follow through with their promises? We all have the right to vote and I trust you will exercise your right to do so. It wasn’t that long ago that women had to fight for the right to…

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8 healthy habits for weight loss.

OK lets face it, since we were 12 years old we all worried about our weight, our image, how we looked in our bathing suit. We look back at pictures now and wonder what was I worried about? I looked great. But yet, for what ever reason we continue to question our weight and how…

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Stretching the key to pain free living

Stretching can be the answer to pain free living if you make it a part of your weekly active living plan. Find out why it’s so important, especially as we age. Why Stretch? Stretching increases the flexibility of your body. Flexibility is defined as the range of possible movement through which the limbs and trunk…

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Why Walk?

Walking is a gentle, low-impact form of exercise. It’s easy, free, and suitable for almost everyone. As a physiotherapist, I ask many of my patients to walk as part of their rehabilitation, because it moves our bodies in the way they were intended to.  After all, we didn’t evolve to spend our days sitting at…

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Let’s get HAPPY for summer!

Hey, hey we’re the monkeys! Yep, it’s been 5 years of monkeying around and building an amazing community of fun, healthy, positive women and the best is yet to come. The backbone of HMC and the consistent message that is reflected in everything we do is based on the five pillars of happiness. As simple…

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