National Dance Week: Move Your Body Freely

Last week was National Dance Week and thousands of classes across the nation took part in celebrating the art of dance, so in case you missed out, read on! Dance by its very nature is expressive and is a body of creativity constantly morphing and growing.  A...

Nutrition Series, 3 Vegetarianism

Nutrition, Article 3 Vegetarianism & Vegan Eating Styles, with Brandi Thompson, RD In this third installment focusing in our nutrition series in honor of National Nutrition Month, we are focusing on vegetarianism and vegan eating styles.  Gone are the days of little incense smelling shops filled with flax flour,...

Nutrition Series, 2

Nutrition, Article 2 with Brandi Thompson, RD Ages and Stages: The Nutritional Needs of Children and Seniors The second article for National Nutrition month and our 3 part nutrition series brings us to the nutritional needs of children and senior citizens.  Registered Dietician, Brandi Thomspon of ABCDEat Right, answers...

Leaping FOUR-WARD!

February 29th.  What a special day.  Leap year.  My husband and I know a couple that married on February 29th, they obviously have a great sense of humor and enjoy telling people that they have only been married four years when in reality it’s been...

Cycling: Exercising as a Couple

It’s the week after Valentine’s week when we have commemorated the ones we love, showered them with sweets, dewey eyes, poetic verse, an oyster or two, a glass of bubbly, or maybe a fizzy pink Shirley Temple.  However you showered your Valentine this year, consider the unfading gift...

Wise with Portion Size- Part 2

Getting Over, Overeating: Be Wise with Portion Size, The Second Article in a Three Article Series Dealing with Overeating Cessation My family and I are avid fairgoers.  We have passes that allow us to go as much as we want.  I love the agricultural tents, my...

Series on Overeating

An End to Excess: A Three Part Series on Overeating. Defining it. Dealing with It. Moving On! “Clogged with yesterday's excess, the body drags the mind down with it.”-Horace Overeating. The modern world that we live in is abundant and thank goodness for that! We enjoy so...

Low Impact and Lovin’ It!

About three months ago, I almost resigned from a teaching position I’d held for quite some time.  My decision had nothing to do with anything relating to human resources or a clash of personalities.  The issue at hand was impact.  You see, as the daughter...