Strengthen This Muscle To Improve Lower Body Strength

Strengthen This Muscle To Improve Lower Body Strength

August 14, 2018 Amandalee 0

My friend who’s a massage therapist was telling me the other day how she was told to strengthen this muscle to improve lower body strength and posture by her trainer. It’s the glute medius muscle, and she’s seen herself become much stronger, and decrease her hip pain, from doing this […]

How to Motivate Yourself Even When You Don't Feel Like It

How to Motivate Yourself Even When You Don’t Feel Like It

July 16, 2018 Amandalee 0

We all have off days when we feel like being lazy and accomplishing nothing – but sometimes it’s far too easy to constantly tell yourself, ‘I’ll do it tomorrow’. If you are a serial procrastinator or just find it difficult to find motivation, you might need some inspiration. When you […]

3 Yoga Stretches To Wake You Up

3 Yoga Stretches To Wake You Up

May 6, 2018 Amandalee 0

I am not a morning person. I’m a bit of a zombie and I like to come alive slowly. Sipping my cup of coffee and browsing through whatever book I’m reading. I had a friend who took up a 30 day yoga in the morning challenge, and she’s been raving […]

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4 Body Weight Exercises To Get You Fit

April 11, 2018 Amandalee 0

Moving our bodies is so important, but it’s something that can be pushed off when we “get busy”. Life is busy, being able to do exercises without lots of equipment, can make it easier. Enter body weight exercises. You use your own body weight instead of lifting extra weights. Having […]

taking a brisk walk can increase your brain health

Can Walking Your Dog Increase Your Brain Health?

March 14, 2018 Amandalee 0

I’ve been making time to get my body moving on a regular basis. We tend to lead sedentary lifestyles these days, always sitting. At the computer at work, on the couch at home and in the car. I came across this article over on the Natural News website that said […]

qi gong morning routine for energy

Qi Gong Morning Routine for More Energy

March 5, 2018 Amandalee 0

I’ve been wanting to change up my morning routine, and also get back into Qi Gong. I used to practice Qi Gong years ago and it really helped me to feel more in my body as well as developing my abilities to sense energy. Surfing around on YouTube I found […]

5 Reasons To Drink Coconut Water Daily

5 Reasons To Drink Coconut Water Daily

March 4, 2018 Amandalee 0

Coconut water is the nearly colorless liquid contained within a coconut, and you can find it in all kinds of stores these days. I recently found it in my local Co-op! When it is in its natural form it is a refreshingly light, and mildly sweet drink. It also has […]

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Neck and Shoulder Relief with Yoga Stretching

February 13, 2018 Amandalee 0

Most of us these days spend a ton of time bend over our devices. We are a connected society and that means usually always attached to some device that’s dinging, chiming or buzzing at us. What also comes with this is some tense neck and shoulder muscles. My chiropractor jokingly […]

Statins Might Not Work for Heart Disease

May 5, 2016 Amandalee 0

Statins, which we reported may be over-prescribed earlier this week, may not even be an effective treatment for heart disease according to research from 2015 [1]. Researchers analyzed the experimental protocol and data surrounding multiple studies and came to the conclusion that statins may not have a correlation with reducing […]