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My husband went back to school this summer. He’s working on his master’s in teaching English as a second language. I have a big life update announcement, but I’m going to share that live on Facebook at 2PM EST on Thursday. I will talk about what is in this post as well. After Thursday I’ll […]

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How Yoga Can Improve Your Running

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Another good reason to do Yoga 🙂

Rambling Yogi

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Yoga is a great complement to any runners’ regular routine. Regular running will create tightness in some areas of the body and leave other areas relatively week. Yoga can help to loosen out those tight spots and strengthen weak muscles – making you a better less injury prone runner.
Studies have shown that yoga reduces stress, improves strength and flexibility, eases pain, helps people to stick to an exercise routine and even improves running times. Below are some of the key benefits that runners can expect to experience.

6 Ways Yoga Benefits Runners

  1. Improves strength and efficiency – Builds strength evenly in muscles, joints and ligaments. Strengthening the core will help to improve the power you receive from each stride as your foot strikes the ground meaning that you will get more bang for your buck. Who doesn’t want that!
  2. Helps prevent injuries – Helps prevent injury by increasing flexibility…

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Rewarding you for Referrals

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Alexis Chateau

When I first started out in 2006, virtually all my business came from referrals. And I’m honoured to see colleagues and clients following that same path, more than a decade later. In fact, I’d like to reward all of you who continue to refer me, for all the hard work!

5% of Sales

This year, I’m repaying you with 5% of all income received from the clients you refer to me. This repayment will continue for the entire duration of that client’s work relationship with Alexis Chateau PR, even if you part ways with the firm.

So how does it work??

The Process

There’s no formal sales process involved. You don’t need a special link or code on your website; you don’t need to tackle long signup forms on ours; and you definitely don’t need to be an existing client.

Simply spread the word, in person, on social media……

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On Muslim Women’s Day, let’s just remember they’re human too.

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Thoughts everyone should read before saying all Muslim women are oppressed

Zen Scribbles

So apparently today is the first Muslim Women’s Day ever. I was pleasantly surprised to learn that until I clicked on the trending hashtag on Twitter, and then I was promptly disgusted. There are so many misconceptions, so many views depicting Muslim women as beaten-down creatures that are basically slaves to men, so much sarcasm about how it’s sooooo great to be a Muslim woman on this day.

As a Muslim woman, I have a few things to say. This rant bubbling inside me just won’t die.

I’ve never spoken about my religion on this blog, mainly because I like to keep my religious and political views out of my writing and “public persona”, but here goes nothing.

There was never a time when I wasn’t a Muslim. My parents are devout Muslims, and I grew up in a conservative household. I wore my hijab at the age of 9…

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