Core Strength Is Important for Children Too

Core Strength Is Important for Children Too

Importance of Core Strength in Children and How to Strengthen It! Core strength is called “core” for a reason— it’s the very core of everything we do! For children, core strength is important for controlling and refining fine motor skills such as sports, handwriting,...
Roasted Brussels Sprouts and Sweet Potatoes

Roasted Brussels Sprouts and Sweet Potatoes

Try pairing up two Thanksgiving favorites into one dish this year. The sweetness of the potatoes will cut the bitterness of the Brussels sprouts, and pairing a more familiar food with a new food will help with acceptance from picky eaters. Depending on your family’s...
Stretching has SO MANY Benefits

Stretching has SO MANY Benefits

Stretching is one of the best ways to prevent injuries. Not only does stretching increase mobility, but it will keep your muscles flexible, allowing for smoother recovery and preparing them for the demands of your everyday life. If you feel your lower back has been...
Fitness doesn’t have to be complicated!

Fitness doesn’t have to be complicated!

This week’s fun fitness game takes no equipment and very little space. Come and play “Get Up!” with us! The goal of the game is to see how many different ways you can get up from the ground into a standing position. 1. Designate a small space in your...
You Don’t Need A Drill Sergeant, You Need A Motivator

You Don’t Need A Drill Sergeant, You Need A Motivator

You don’t need a drill sergeant, you need a motivator. Often times, we associate personal trainers as those angry drill sergeant from the movies screaming “DROP DOWN AND GIVE ME 100 PUSHUPS!” That couldn’t be further from the truth. All children are different, and the...