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How to Save Money on Groceries: Comparison Shopping

How to Save Money on Groceries: Comparison Shopping

  • Category: Blog
  • Published: August 12, 2022

Inflation, recession, inflation, recession—you can’t check the news without hearing the words. Money is on everyone’s mind these days, and I’m sure you’ve noticed rising prices at the grocery store. Can you do anything to “work around” inflation and cut back on the costs of healthy food? Yes! Here’s one way to save money: Find ...

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How Eating Whole Foods Changed My Life??

How Eating Whole Foods Changed My Life??

  • Category: Blog
  • Published: July 7, 2022

For optimal functioning, the human body needs fats, proteins, carbohydrates, and water to transport them. These are the main sources of energy that fuel the cells so that all the body’s functions are performed. Unfortunately, most food is now being overprocessed and has undergone so many modifications it is unrecognizable. This is done because of ...

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How To Build Muscle on a Plant Based Diet

How To Build Muscle on a Plant Based Diet

  • Category: Blog
  • Published: June 15, 2022

Muscle builders and weight training enthusiasts typically assume that it is difficult to build muscle on a plant based diet, given its lack of animal-based protein. However, what they don’t realize is that plant based diets feature plenty in the way of plant-based proteins. Moreover, plant proteins contain very little fat as compared to meat ...

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What is Meant by Holistic Development?

What is Meant by Holistic Development?

  • Category: Blog
  • Published: May 6, 2022

Holistic development is the development of the ‘whole self’. To gain a better understanding on what holistic development means let us first define the term ‘holism’. In philosophy, holism is the theory that different parts of a whole are interconnected, and that they cannot exist independent of each other. However, it would be difficult to ...

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How to Dominate Your Next Rowing Workout! (Do this – Don’t do that)

How to Dominate Your Next Rowing Workout! (Do this – Don’t do that)

  • Category: Blog
  • Published: March 16, 2022

At CrossFit Alanis we use the Concept2 Rowers to take the place of running for a number of reasons. Here, we’ll walk through some of the most common rowing machine mistakes and provide you with the fixes, helping you to reap the benefits of rowing more effectively. Firstly, embark on your workout journey with some basics ...

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How Not To Absolutely Ruin Your Body…Go To Sleep

How Not To Absolutely Ruin Your Body…Go To Sleep

  • Category: Blog
  • Published: January 20, 2022

There is so much of an abundance of scientific evidence that proves the health benefits of getting quality sleep, that you have to be out of your gourd to not heed my advice!   Sleeping for at least 8 hours improves your health considerably.   If you are reading this for the first time, I’m ...

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What is Holistic Nutrition?

What is Holistic Nutrition?

  • Category: Blog
  • Published: December 21, 2021

What is Holistic Nutrition? Holistic nutrition is one of the fundamentals of living a holistic lifestyle and is a natural way to approach diet and nutrition. Evidence-based studies are used to improve health with proper nutrition. As a holistic nutritionist, I will look at your medical history, lifestyle habits and emotional health and factor these aspects ...

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Why Eat Whole Foods, Coach?

Why Eat Whole Foods, Coach?

  • Category: Blog
  • Published: December 7, 2021

Listen Up! For optimal functioning, your human body needs fats, proteins, carbohydrates, and plenty of water to transport them. These are the main sources of energy that fuel the cells so that all the body’s functions are performed. Unfortunately, most food is now being processed and has undergone many modifications. This is done because of ...

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Coach’s Seven Elements of Holistic Fitness

Coach’s Seven Elements of Holistic Fitness

  • Category: Blog
  • Published: December 6, 2021

Achieving overall health and fitness does not start and stop at eating a healthy diet and engaging in regular exercise. Physical health is just one element out of seven elements of holistic fitness. Better health can be achieved, and diseases prevented if all seven elements of holistic fitness are addressed. The seven elements are: Emotional ...

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What’s the Big Deal With Sleep?

What’s the Big Deal With Sleep?

  • Category: Blog
  • Published: October 9, 2021

There is plenty of scientific evidence which proves the health benefits of getting quality sleep. Sleeping for at least 8 hours( the more, the better) can improve your health considerably. Alternatively, chronic sleep deprivation is problematic as it increases the risk of disease, obesity and many other serious illnesses, which is why it is crucial ...

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