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How to LOVE Rainy Days in Vancouver by Lori

It is definitely the rainy season in Vancouver! Wow, the days are so short, dark and wet. We Vancouverites really give ourselves permission to complain about the weather when it is like this, don’t we? Well, I have been thinking … Continue reading

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How to Prepare for Baby

For expectant parents it’s normal to focus on and get ready for the upcoming birth. Once baby arrives, some say, ‘We wish someone had told us to prepare more for THIS.’ Life with a new baby IS a precious time, … Continue reading

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The Importance of Holidays by Lori

I just took a whole month off and went to Europe; a place I have not been to in 30 years. I feel very lucky to have been able to do this with my husband and partner in crime. We … Continue reading

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Health Through the Seasons: Autumn

Happy Fall Equinox! Today marks the first day of Autumn and as the leaves start to change colour, so too does our awareness of a change in the Season – both internally and externally. Living on the West Coast it … Continue reading

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Congratulations Michealla!

It is with great pleasure that we present… Indira Margret Anderson Born Aug 22nd @ 1:38 pm Weighed 7lbs 10 ounces Congrats Michealla!  

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Notes on the Last Issue of The Exhale

It has been a pleasure writing for the Exhale newsletter these past few years.  Due to lack of readers, this is the last edition.  However, we will still be writing blogs and posting them on the Soma Blog.  So, please … Continue reading

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RECIPE: Back-to-School Granola

September is here and that means back-to-school (hopefully) for kids and teachers.  Mornings are going to look a little different with new routines and perhaps earlier wake-ups.  Make the most of your morning time with simple, healthy breakfasts that will … Continue reading

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Should I Exercise During Pregnancy?

Pregnancy is a huge landmark in one’s life.  It is an experience that changes not only your life but your body and soul.  The wonderful women that I have the opportunity to work with at Premier Personal Training have chosen to make … Continue reading

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VIDEO: Neck Care with Lori

  Here is a great video by Soma Therapist Lori Johnson on how to care for your neck.  Tension in the shoulders and neck and cause headaches and discomfort for the whole upper body. Lori will take you through a … Continue reading

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Supporting Post Partum Health with Traditional Chinese Medicine

Congratulations! You’ve just given birth and are settling in to your new life with this precious little being by your side.  You spent all those months  taking care of your health and planning for the birth, but rather than feeling … Continue reading

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