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3 Quick Tips That May Help You Alleviate ‘Pain’

While none of us are truly balanced, and that actually is okay despite what many may have you believe, there are certain things that matter a lot for some when it comes to aches and pains. If you are not a woman, especially a woman who has given birth, you […]


A Personal Touch – Train With Me 5

I am very excited that you can train with me! I am back up and running on GymGo as well as, like always, working on some other things I am excited about, but am even more excited that GymGo’s relationship with Inspera Health is making it’s way over to us trainers […]


You Are Wasting Your Potential – Time For SELF-Improvement

You are wasting your potential…or are you?!? Far too often people are quick to judge who someone should be and the standard they should hold themselves to. While for many this comes from a heartfelt space, I hate to break it to you, but this expectation you force upon others […]


CORE-dination of Movement

I am making a point in certain posts to state that I am coming from a client because nowadays there is such a desire for ooh’s and ahh’s and constant newness and variety in exercises. Truth be told though, REAL people, which are the majority, are still in need of […]


A Mish-Mash of Mmmmmm

  I love this time of the year for the hearty foods that come around. Knowing that fall is coming, I decided to make and share with you, another of my ‘big pots of goodness’. This one is made up of ingredients common to the fall season, it is very […]


Box Jumps: A GENUinely Better Angle for Women 2

Here is my angle with this post… I can cover a myriad of topics related to ‘powerups/step ups’ and box jumps in particular. With there being more of the red steps/boxes being used over better options, I will tell you why, as a woman, you need to think before you […]


Calorie saving tips so easy even you can do them

Minimize Damage, Maximize Results – Calorie Saving Tips When Dining Out Look for grilled, baked, broiled or steamed avoid creamed, glazed as often as possible. Tell them you are gluten intolerant/have gluten allergies (or some other currently trendy fallacy) so you would just like salad, various veggies and some unbreaded […]


Who would win: me or a squirrel

Squirrel Fact : Melissa Fact The definition of squirrelly is something related to a squirrel or someone who is restless (let’s say too much energy) or eccentric. LOL my friends, lol. This is actually something I am always trying to work on aka contain my excitement or passion in things […]


The Best Fitness Trackers

In this day and age, there is most certainly not a lack of information (ease of) accessibility. Quality wisdom and knowledge with appropriate actionable behaviours is although a much harder resource to come by.  Along with that last statement, nothing works if you don’t, so that is an incremental piece to owning […]