Category Archives: Fitness

Regaining my Fitness Post Op: Part 12

This week completes my series on regaining my fitness during recovery from cervical spine surgery.  Perhaps this program will be helpful for you or someone you know who is recuperating after surgery or illness. These exercises  for recovery and to strengthen the body while inproving range of motion and balance are good for anyone, any… Read More »

Regaining My Fitness Post Op: Part 11

Recovery From Surgery This week is the 11th in my series on regaining my fitness during my recovery from cervical spine surgery. Just one more week in this series. It’s been a long series because recovery from surgery takes time, as I am learning first hand.  Is there a topic you’d like to see covered?… Read More »

Regaining My Fitness: Part Six

This week is the sixth in my series on regaining my fitness as I recover from cervical spine surgery. Perhaps this program will be helpful for you or someone you know who is recuperating after surgery or illness. These exercises are also great to strengthen your body and for greater range of motion and balance.… Read More »

Regaining My Fitness, Part Four

 Regaining My Fitness- Post Op, Part 4 This week is the fourth in my series on regaining my fitness that I use in my recovery from cervical spine surgery. I’m sharing my routine in the hope it will be helpful for those who are recuperating after surgery or illness.  These exercises are also great for… Read More »

Regain Fitness Post-Op, Part One

Regain Fitness Post-Op, Part One This week is the first in my series on Therapeutic Postures I use to help me regain fitness in my recovery from cervical spine surgery. Perhaps it will be helpful for you or someone you know who is recuperating after surgery or illness. Important note:  Be sure to get your… Read More »

Spring is a Season of Renewal

Spring!  A season of renewal, revitalizing, rebirth…Here in the desert of Arizona, the cacti are blooming and the smells of citrus are intoxicating. After emergency cervical spinal surgery in November, I am grateful, mentally revitalized and physically so much stronger—almost back to my resilient self! I must sing special gratitude to all my friends and… Read More »

Decompression Breathing with Lunge

BOOMERBLOG July 2016 Summer is in full swing and we remind you this week of the importance of taking time out for self-care. Have you tried the Decompression Breathing yet? This week, Amy teaches us a variation she uses,  incorporating Lunges into her routine.  But first, a mention of the upcoming trainings we have available.… Read More »

Five Tips for a Great Power Posture

No matter what your age, these tips can help you to feel more aligned and balanced. “Power” gives you more vitality and resilience. When you are physically aligned: standing, sitting, walking, working—even lying in bed—you feel more stable and stronger—more powerful, especially when you integrate your breathing techniques and meditation. • Feet parallel and hip… Read More »

Teaching in Mexico

I adore teaching in Mexico. Why? The people are so loving and receptive. They are family-oriented-even their names carry both family names (father and mother) from birth throughout life, even after marriage …They smile and cry and when we meet ‘heart to heart’, they open up to reveal their deepest joys, delights and traumas and… Read More »