How to Achieve Your New Year’s Resolutions….Or Not?

Hola Amigos! And amigas? I don’t know. Clearly I didn’t learn much in the way of Spanish during my week in Mexico. I’m sitting in the Acapulco airport as I type this, far too early for my flight, and really not ready to come home yet. I had most of my posts for December written […]

Fit Tip Friday: The “What the Hell” Effect

Hello everybody and Happy Friday! I’m going to be upfront with you. I didn’t write this post today. I actually didn’t even write it this week. I knew this week was going to be a crazy one. I needed to get as many things done ahead of time as possible so I would have time […]

Holiday Thrive Guide: Travelling

Hello my thriving Holiday-goers! Did you have a fun weekend of Christmas partying? In addition to being a personal trainer I also work in a hotel. We don’t have our holiday party until the middle of January, but we host a lot of parties for other companies and I always enjoy watching people make bad […]

Twelve Days of Fitmas

Hello everyone! Today I’m super excited to share a little project I’ve been working on with you! You all know the classic Christmas carol “The Twelve Days of Christmas”, right? Well tomorrow is the first day of Fitmas, and your virtual personal trainer is going to give you a kick in the butt! Beginning tomorrow, […]

Inspiring Humans: Portia Harrison

Feeling a little down in the dumps today? Lacking motivation to go out and chase your dreams? Not to worry, friends! I’ve got a hit of mid-week motivation for ya here with another installment of Inspiring Humans! Today I’m interviewing Portia. Portia and I worked together in Manning Park a few years ago, and both […]

Holiday Thrive Guide: Party Edition

Hello friends! Happy Monday and Happy December! Two of my favourite things rolled into one: the start of a new week, AND the start of a new month. As is life isn’t already hectic, things are about to get even more crazy around here. Between Christmas shopping, preparing for my upcoming trip to Mexico, and […]

Get Fit Without Leaving Your Couch!

You know how I feel about sitting. “It’s awful for our posture” “It contributes to muscular imbalances that can have a hugely negative impact on our physical performance” “Sitting is the new smoking!” But I have a secret for you. I’m a couch potato. My time for couch-lounging is incredibly limited, but when I get […]

Guest Post – Making a Commitment

I’ve got a special post for you today! A little while ago one of my friends and clients approached me about writing a post for my blog. She had been documenting her journey of training with me – making note of things she was eating, how she was feeling, what extra activities she was doing, […]

Inspiring Humans: Joel Hugh

Happy Hump Day! If you’re feeling a little bogged down by the recent time change, I’ve got a little dose of inspiration for you today! We’re back with another installment of Inspiring Humans. Today I’m shining the light on an old friend, Joel Hugh. I met Joel when I was around 18 or 19. He […]