How To Get Leaner And Fitter With Age

By | 2019-02-22T11:22:47-04:00 February 22nd, 2019|

Just because you've hit a certain age doesn't mean that you don't care about getting lean and fit anymore. We all want to look  and feel great, right? And there's no reason why being a certain age should slow you down. People have very defined ideas about what people should be like at various ages. What [...]

Chocolate And Your Health

By | 2019-02-14T13:40:23-04:00 February 14th, 2019|

Today is Valentine's Day, and many people's thoughts turn to chocolate. There are few foods as positively regarded as chocolate. It has a certain allure that you just don't associate with broccoli. Chocolate was even thought to be an aphrodisiac, although some interesting research from 2006 seemed to indicate that it doesn't increase sexual desire. It [...]

6 Tips For Coping With The Winter Blues

By | 2019-02-07T16:25:37-04:00 February 7th, 2019|

This has been a tough couple of weeks on the weather front. Things went from "pleasantly wintery" to "ridiculously frightening" last week, resulting in snow days and cancellations here in Toronto. Three snow days in 3 weeks - yikes! The Polar Vortex hit Canada and the US Midwest and we were facing -35 degree Celsius (-30 Fahrenheit). [...]

How Important Is Exercise For Weight Loss?

By | 2019-02-04T13:13:02-04:00 February 4th, 2019|

Let me start off by saying that I believe strongly in exercise (not surprisingly!). As a child, my parents kept my sister and I active in our spare time. I started judo at 8 and then moved on to karate (my lifelong love) when I was 9. I was a competitive karate athlete for 14 years, [...]

How To Deal With Food Temptations

By | 2019-01-25T12:07:20-04:00 January 25th, 2019|

Many people have weight loss as their goal at this time of year. Over a third of North Americans will vow to "eat healthier" and/or "get more exercise". While those are certainly good measures to take, most people fail within a few months (some even sooner!). The failure of these resolutions isn't a big surprise. This [...]

Your Fitness And Nutrition Strategy for 2019

By | 2019-01-25T12:08:05-04:00 January 9th, 2019|

Happy new year! I hope that 2019 has started off on a bright note for you. And if it didn't...there's still plenty of time to have an awesome year. My holiday break was surprisingly busy and I didn't get as much downtime as I expected. I had a couple of weeks of quality time with family [...]

A Quick Message About The Holiday Season

By | 2018-12-27T10:53:39-04:00 December 27th, 2018|

Hopefully you're enjoying a bit of rest in the next week or so. While many of us are still working (sometimes with the added constraint of having our kids around!), with any luck you're having a bit of down time too. I'm reducing my gym workouts a bit to spend time with my family. We're keeping active though. [...]

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