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Being in the business of fitness, nutrition, and generalized digestion, I guess am expected to occasionally write about the gut.

By By Magdalena Romanska, Ph.D., Certified Wellness Coach and Fitness Specialist June 3, 2019
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The difference was major, at least from my Mommy-On-Duty perspective. I went in there with my 16-year-old daughter, Amaya. Few days earlier, both of us decided to do it. You know, she had been preparing for the Grand Canyon Rim-To-Rim with her school, our beloved VVS, which is to happen in May this year. She kept hiking around the Baldwin Trail three times at a time with her friends, in circles. Or the Hiline slopes.

By Magdalena Romanska March 26, 2019
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OK, fellow Villagers, here we got some great news! And I am sharing this as a proof that I am not a bit selfish (because, you know, I could have been keeping all this to myself and you would have never learned the good news, delivered below!).

By By Magdalena Romanska, Ph.D., Certified Wellness Coach and Fitness Specialist December 21, 2018
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So, the researchers pronounced themselves. The verdict is in.

By Magdalena Romanska November 13, 2018
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I am addicted to colors. From painting the first condominium which we owned back in Montreal in 16 (sixteen) colors, which, everybody was saying, were “nicely blending and talking to each other”, through dressing like I was a walking rainbow, to the colors of my food.

By Magdalena Romanska October 19, 2018
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What?!?!?! Yes, we, actually, should be getting 20-30% of our daily calories from fat! And these calories will not make you… fat! Actually, if you eat excess calories form any source, being it carbs, fat, even proteins – you will, undoubtfully, gain weight. Yep. Tough luck.

By Magdalena Romanska September 17, 2018
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When stressed or bored, we oftentimes reach out to so-called “comfort foods”. What are they? In three words, they are “SUGAR – FATS - ALCOHOL”, which leaves us tired, sluggish and sleepy. The more sluggish we feel, the more depressed about our bodies we are. We become disappointed in letting the stress get the best out of us and us get the worst out of the fridge.

By By Magdalena Romanska, Ph.D., Certified Wellness Coach and Fitness Specialist August 3, 2018
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So, here we go again: Standing at the Whole Grocers in front of that intimidating wall, featuring several rows of like-looking large cntainers, each container containing that “something” inside.

By Magdalena Romanska June 11, 2018
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Eating raw carrots. It pays off. Really…

By Magdalena Romanska May 23, 2018
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Multiple times a year, I participate in long-distance endurance races.

By Magdalena Romanska April 30, 2018