Yoga-inspired balance & body weight workout with side plank

Here’s another fun and challenging yoga-inspired balance and body weight routine for you… Narrow stance tip toe squat > Forward fold > Walk hands out to high plank > Chaturanga > upward dog > high plank > Side plank with leg lift > Back to high plank > chaturanga > upward dog > high plank…

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Balance & Bodyweight Workout

Another play day at the studio! Check out this fun routine I came up with. Essentially it’s a balance and bodyweight routine that targets major muscle groups while working on core stability. I decided to add a touch of yoga into this routine to further challenge balance and lengthen/stretch muscles along the front side of…

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Mango & Broccoli Sprout Salad

Did you know? All bags/containers of mixed greens have more phytonutrients than iceberg and romaine lettuce salads. For maximum health benefits, choose a mix with more red, dark green and purple coloured leaves. Mango & Broccoli Sprout Salad INGREDIENTS: (serves 2) 4 cups leafy salad greens 1/4 cup broccoli sprouts 1 mango (sliced) Dressing: 1/2…

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Cranberry & Cucumber Salad

Cranberry & Cucumber Salad INGREDIENTS: (serves 2) 4 cups leafy salad greens 1 cucumber (sliced) 1/2 cup fresh cranberries 4 tbsp. extra virgin olive oil 1 tbsp. balsamic vinegar 2 tbsp. juice from orange 1 tsp. honey Sea salt to taste INSTRUCTIONS: 1. Put salad greens, cucumber and cranberries into a bowl. 2. Blend all…

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Orange & Avocado Salad

Did you know? The FDA approves the de-greening (forced ripening) of oranges, making it difficult to select the ripest and most flavourful fruit. If you buy organic oranges, you will know for certain that they have not been de-greened. Orange & Avocado Salad INGREDIENTS: (serves 2) 4 cups leafy salad greens 1 orange (sliced) 1…

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