There are lot’s of lifestyle reasons why we eat after 6 PM. BUT, This can lead to: trouble sleeping as your stomach doesn’t have time to process It’s not fashionable. i.e. Only old people eat earlier. 🙂 It leads to emotional eating based upon being too tired to take the time to prepare healthy, whole … Read moreWhat’s the problem with eating after 6 PM?
Where do I start? It can be a daunting decision that can freeze you into inaction. The most important thing is to start. It’s never too late. I have to say sooner is better. It was a decision that was forced upon me in my 40’s. I can confirm it is never too late. What … Read moreOne Simple Change
A Scottish Doctor, Margaret McCartney recently had an article in the Globe and Mail entitled “Don’t Fall Prey to the Cult of Wellness”. It was written a little light heartedly but contained many statements that I agree with. Here is the article. There are a lot of ideas that aren’t based on scientific evidence. I … Read moreReply to Don’t Fall Prey to the Cult of Wellness
For the last couple of years, Della and I have been pretty good about eating cleanly This Christmas season though, I sampled the odd chocolate or treat. That started something. Cravings started that were tough to ignore, especially at night. I know now that the microbiome has a lot of influence on me. Once those … Read moreCravings and what I’ve learned
We just returned from hosting at the Williams Lake Stampede Campground. We began early April and just returned October 12th. We’ve been super busy since getting back with repairing windows, hot water heaters, volunteering with CHAPS and Helping Hands, visiting, exercising, and updating this site from WordPress to a hosted site. There are lots of … Read moreWhat a Summer of 2018!!!
A don’t miss event for us every year has become Banff Beavertail. It is Banff, my favorite place in the world. We had beautiful warm, sunny weather for our weekend stay. The Rimrock Hotel, half way up a mountain, just beside the Hot Springs pool and Gondola treated us like royalty. Mark Hair and Yvonne … Read moreBanff Beavertail 2018
I regularly hear a couple things that I really don’t agree with: aches and pains are a natural side effect of getting old My parents, grandparents had cancer so I will too I`m saddened when I hear people including Doctors say this. Della and I have attended a lot of health seminars in the past … Read moreYour DNA is not your Destiny
to learn as a child does by just accepting it must be so. to dream as a child with no limits. to volunteer my time without expectations. to focus on our goals and avoid distractions. to not spread fake news to focus on my health and help interested others recover theirs.
This summer I really learned a valuable lesson. While working at the Williams Lake Stampede Campground, we experienced the Williams Lake Stampede. The Stampede is run by a volunteer board and hundreds of volunteers contribute their time. It’s a significant rodeo and brings a lot of visitors to town. The members on the Board contribute … Read moreVolunteerism
I can’t count how many diets I’ve tried in my life. I’ve been successful at some. I remember a shake diet I was on for a month or so. I lost 10 kgs. I also remember how hard it was to drink that shake and how much I craved a burger and fries. Well guess … Read moreHealthy is the new Skinny