Movement

are we overtraining ourselves away from our goals?

  Ever wonder why when you go on vacation, enjoy yourself and you come back and feel like your bod is looking good? Well apparently this is the case for a lot of people. You know why? A little thing called rest days. You trained and trained yourself into the ground just to make it into that bikini and then…
June 19, 2017
ChangeMovement

Soul Food Smoothie Bowl w/ Raw Beauty Talks

I recently was asked by the great woman behind Raw Beauty Talks, an organization behind body positivity, honesty and education... what soul food was to me? It's an interesting question...but one that I think is so important to investigate. This kind of gets to that hard hitting spot we are all craving for...Intuitive Eating and to be honest where I…
May 26, 2017
Movement

Your Inner Athlete – Fuelling Local Event

    It's interesting, we feel like we must reserve the term "Athlete" for those that do this as solely as a profession. However I and so many I know, train hard, long, not always, but a lot, and at the end of the day, yeah we sure are athletes. Are you? What's holding you back? I could tell you…
February 17, 2017
Movement

Why do I workout? what moves you?

      Why do I work out? Here's a clue. It's not to look good. Nope. It actually has very little to do with it. That's right. It's for my sanity. Straight up. My happiness, my health, my life. Now yes, the by product is something that is important for me and I strive for maximum physical ability, I…
January 16, 2017
Movement

365 days of yoga

I had been anticipating this day for well, probably a couple of months now. With excitement, achievement, pride etc... But on the night before it and the days leading up to, I felt, well, a lack of any excitement or even emotion over it. So you see, one year ago I stepped onto the mat, you know, the elusive yoga…
October 26, 2016
Movement

Five Minutes… with Lucy Ulmer

One of my goals when I started this site, was to engage people in inspiration. From my story, which in time I soon will share, my knowledge in nutrition, cooking, lifestyle and by including the people that continuously make an impact on the world, and in my world. We are only as great as the dreamers around us, I dare…
September 18, 2016
Movement

Sweat…Vancity

I remember a time, not too long ago actually, where I felt so incredibly grateful for sweat. There is something about that feeling that when your body says ack! I've had it, I've got to let something go, and so it does. Maybe it's so ingrained in me, having spent years in the studio from such a young age, age…
September 1, 2016
Movement

Retreat! Mediation in Motion

*** ANNOUNCEMENT *** I am so so so thrilled to have joined forces with two incredible women for a retreat this October. Meditation in Motion is... The idea behind this workshop. It is a holistic retreat that incorporates so many dynamics that lead to optimal living. We explore the body through movement, the mind through stillness, and health through nourishment.…
July 15, 2016
Movement

Love letter to Yoga

Wait for it... We have another holiday to celebrate people. We got international yoga day today. which is for me, unarguably more important than vanilla milkshakes, but it just so happens they are back to back. So hooray for us I'n not going to tell you why yoga, or even why for me. I am just going to write out…
June 21, 2016