3 Tips to Lose Weight by Having Healthy Gut

Have you gained a few pounds in the last year? You might be able to blame your gut! Lisa Kilgour compares our gut as a rainforest. She mentioned that we have trillions of organisms located in our intestines with over 1,000 different types. When our microbiome doesn’t function properly, our digestion gets compromised; gas, bloated, irregularity, cramping, low immune system, depression, anxiety, etc. When our immune system is down, we are susceptible to […]

Yoga is The Best Therapy for Individuals With Non-Communicable Diseases

Yoga expert Dr. Nagendra claims that yoga could be the best therapy for people living with heart disease, diabetes, obesity, asthma, anxiety, stress, and hyper-tension. Yoga is so gentle on the body.  Sun salutation rises gently the heart rate such as some asanas. Start with Chair Yoga, Hatha Yoga style and progress to Power or Vinyasa. Have a look at my calendar to know when I teach Chair Yoga and […]

5 BENEFITS OF LOCUST (Salabhasana)

Strengthens glutes, hamstrings, spine, arms, and shoulders muscles. Stretch the front of the neck and hips. Improves digestion. Delivers fresh blood supply to the thorax & abdominal organs. Develops flexibility & strength in the spine. Read more here: How to do the locust pose, step by step.

10 Benefits of a Headstand in Yoga

   Physical Benefits: Get stronger core muscles and glutes!! Gives a rest to the heart and circulatory system by inverting the body and keeping it in a straight line.  The heart needs only to pump the blood with enough force for it to reach the feet.  Gravity helps to return the venous blood to the heart. Releases Stress and increases focus. People who practice Sirsasana on a regular basis tend […]

In Difficult Times, Please Give Back

For 2 weeks now, I have started doing ONLINE FITNESS CLASSES. With the money you have donated, I gave it back! $100 to the Food bank in Kelowna. Thank you so much for staying fit with me and of course for your generosity ❤️ In case you want to join our ONLINE FITNESS CLASSES, here is the schedule:). Register now, spots are limited:) – Every Mon. 9 am: Zumba – […]

Be aware that hot yoga raises body temperature and heart rate which can be dangerous for some people

Researchers at the University of Wisconsin-La Crosse have found that when a Hot Yoga class raises the body temperature of an individual to 40C, it can lead to heat stroke. Make sure you drink a lot of water and listen to your body.  I always say in my yoga classes: “Anytime you need a rest, child’s pose or savasana are always available for you”. Try my yoga classes here Read […]

4 Tips to Improve a Foggy Brain

Do you have a foggy brain? Here are some solutions: * Sip on a green tea, * Add green powder such as Moringa to your drinks or smoothies, * Spice your food with curcumin, * Add supplements to your diet such as DHA (fish oil) and vitamin B12. Read more here: How to Avoid Memory Problems 6 tricks to keep your mind sharp and healthy 13 Brain Exercises to Help […]

Sip on a cup of joe to increase your performance on legs day

10 Best Muscle-Building Leg Exercises by body building 7 Ways to Boost Your Gym Performance by body building      

Stay away from dementia and Alzheimer’s By…

  * Emphasizing on a plant-based diet, * Eating whole foods, * Using olive oil as the primary oil, * Limiting animal products and saturated fat, * Promoting one fish meal a week. Read more here: 4 reasons to learn a new language to stay away from getting Alzheimer’s How to improve your memory  15 Resolutions to Reduce Your Dementia Risk from the Alzheimer’s Society

Do you have a desk job? Here are 3 tips to avoid crashing

Take a stand. The less overall activity you do, the less energy is required to keep you functioning, because you are not using your active tissue. Desk job = fat-burning enzymes which start switching off when you are inactive for too long and they can plummet 50% or more after a full day of not standing. Every 30 minutes, stand and stretch. Click on the link below to get your […]

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