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Health and Fitness Success: 6 Simple Strategies To Build a Strong Foundation

(part 1 of 6) What Are Your Specific Health and Wellness Goals? The foundation of achieving health and fitness success involves several key strategies to ensure your workout program is lifestyle friendly and effectively getting you the results you desire. Whether your goals are to lose weight, get stronger, more flexible, run farther or faster, […]

Posted by Aliesa George in Exercise and Fitness, Goal Setting, Health, Motivation, Inspiration & Goal Setting.

What’s Your Main Focus – Features or Flaws?

Do you LOVE Yourself?  Do you LOVE your body? Are you doing healthy things on a regular basis to treat you with love, affection, and kindness? I am well aware that I’ve got my own challenges with body image, and have spent my entire life struggling to overcome them. (Some days I’m completely happy with […]

Posted by Aliesa George in Health, Mind-Body Health, Motivation, Inspiration & Goal Setting, Rejuvination.

Are You Adding Healthy Habits to Your Day?

So it’s a new year, and everyone’s back on the band-wagon to get healthier (myself included).  There are so many choices and things to do it can be overwhelming.  And then there’s the caveat that not every exercise, supplement, or wellness activity is safe and appropriate for everyone. If you feel like you’re wandering and […]

Posted by Aliesa George in Exercise and Fitness, Food and Nutrition, Goal Setting, Health.

What’s Your Definition of Wellness?

When was the last time that you sat down and really thought about your definition of what wellness means to you? Have you ever written down your thoughts, ideas, and personal definition? Do you think of wellness only from the standpoint of how you look, or being a certain weight or size?  Or do you […]

Posted by Aliesa George in Goal Setting, Health, Pilates, Stress Management.

Knees Over Chest Is Best – For Getting Great Benefits from Pilates Training

I’ve been focusing a bit more on my own Pilates workouts lately – and it’s such fun to discover new things about the same old exercises I’ve been doing and teaching now for fifteen years!  It’s never boring, and regardless of whether I’m teaching a client, or giving myself a workout – I’m amazed at […]

Posted by Aliesa George in Pilates, Pilates Exercises, Techniques & Teaching Tips.

Focus on Health – The Benefits of a Peaceful Mind

Have you ever heard the term “Monkey Mind” and laughed with the visual of a bunch of monkeys jumping around being crazy and wild?  And can you relate to a feeling of having those little monkeys running around in your head causing your thoughts to bounce from one thing to the next and making it […]

Posted by Aliesa George in Health, Mind-Body Health, Stress Management.

Upcoming Fantastic Feet Workshop at the Pilates Studio of Little Rock

Check out this AWESOME WORKSHOP! Fantastic Feet!  Exercises to Strengthen the Ankles, Arches, and Toes with Aliesa George and Centerworks® Discover: Why it’s important to focus on foot fitness! Lots of easy exercises to help you improve strength, and flexibility! How this simple foot-care system can help reduce foot pain! Enjoy healthy and happy feet! […]

Posted by Aliesa George in Foot Care & Foot Fitness, Workshops.

Imagine…Life Without Feet!

“Foot for Thought…” As an author and advocate for foot care. And having learned the hard way with some serious foot pain issues as a competitive gymnast when I was a teenager. I’ve been on the bandwagon to spread the word about the importance of healthy & happy feet. So last night I was thinking…what […]

Posted by Aliesa George in Foot Care & Foot Fitness, Health.

Pilates and Pregnancy: Exercise Guidelines – Resources for More Information

Darlene Asks about Pilates and Pregnancy… Dear Aliesa, I am teaching a Pilates class and one of the participants has told me that she is pregnant. She has been doing Pilates for a while and is strong and knows her limits, but I am looking for a resource where I can research the limitations and […]

Posted by Aliesa George in Health, Pilates, Pilates Exercises, Techniques & Teaching Tips.

Health Benefits, Fun and Fitness with Nintendo Wii Fit

Wii Fitness…  What Fun! I may be a bit behind the times when it comes to enjoying the fun and benefits of all the new interactive video game products on the market – like the Nintendo Wii Fit…  but recently my techno-geek boyfriend purchased a Wii Fit for home.  (He’s had one at work since […]

Posted by Aliesa George in Exercise and Fitness, Health, Pilates.