SWADHYAYA: The Art of Self-Study

“My goal is not to be better than anyone else, but to be better than I used to be”   I remember hearing one morning at Sampoorna Yoga (For Body Mind & Soul) India after “Leave your ego at the door”, that you “should not compare yourself to the person on the next mat”. The […]

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Becoming: GRATEFUL

When I’m happy, I often forget to write. I forget to see that the beauty in my struggle has forged past all that holds me back; the injuries, the illness, the skeletons in the closet, the weather, the lag in motivation, the exhaustion and all of the road blocks and people who doubted my ability […]

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2016 Fit Trend: Bodyweight Training

As a self confessed travel-fit junkie, I constantly view my ever changing surrounds as somewhat of a “workout playground”. Often caught on the run without my “PT tools”, I naturally opt for body weight workouts and according to the latest polls, I’m not the only one. “Do your workouts include push-ups, squat jumps, Burpees and […]

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Becoming: Rested

If you’re reading this, you’re unlikely to be a stranger to fitness training. Early mornings, cross – fitting,  yoga, F45, boxing, the “working lunch”, resistance training, running, swimming, post – work work – outs, cycling, power walks… whatever your fitness routine & goals are, today I wanted to remind you to REST. Yes, REST! With […]

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What is Core Strength?

Core. Such a trending word in the fitness industry, although often thrown around the gym incorrectly. No, it’s not your six-pack, though your rectus abdominus DOES make up part of it. So what is it? Basically it’s all the muscles throughout your body that aren’t located in your arms and legs. So basically, that involves […]

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Holistic Health – What does it really mean?

Holistic Health: What is it? Holistic. Over the past few years, this word has often been linked to medicine, food, environment, yoga, fitness, mindset and lifestyle. All too often it is thrown around as a fashionable term for marketing a technique or product, but what exactly is it? From the origin holism, “a theory that […]

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Become Who You Are

Everyone is becoming something. We’re constantly evolving, changing and challenging ourselves to make the most out of this precious life. We have goals we want to achieve and dates to achieve them by. Whether it’s getting Fitter. Happier. Smarter. Stronger. Sexier. Savvier. They’re all goals that start on the inside, and eventually show on the outside. […]

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