Far From Ordinary

Moroccan Fitness Adventure, Day 5

As I near the end of my time in Morocco, I wanted to talk about embracing health on your holiday. I hear over and over and over again how people don’t want to really workout on holiday, and I always wonder why. Yes, I am in the health profession and see the value of daily...

Moroccan Fitness Adventure, Day 4

As I was scrolling through the millions of Instagram posts that pop up on my daily feed, I noticed a unique statement: “FITNESS is a big word because of how you use it; the meaning is different for everyone.” With my day four post, I imagine what it must be like t...

Moroccan Fitness Adventure, Day 3

On Balancing Fitness and Culture The more I teach abroad the more I become aware of how fitness translates. Simply put: sport, fitness, and physical health is how the body moves and communicates. Engaging in different exercises prompts the body to learn how to stand, hold...

Moroccan Fitness Adventure, Day 2

Day two or is it three? Perhaps the Moroccan heat is getting to me. It could be the blissful mornings or North African lights. Only weeks ago I was sitting in my office staring at the stone cold computer screen in an office with a small window, wishing my hours away. Today, I am...

Moroccan Fitness Adventure, Day 1

I just discussed the arrival into Marrakech and the warmth of the greeting at the Pullman, but there is something interesting about waking up in a beautiful place you have never seen before; it is like being a child again. You are more willing to embrace new things, your mind is...

Moroccan Fitness Adventure, with Ms. Bikini Europe

Fitness/Adventure/Travel, google these terms! This is what I did to find Fitness Adventure Travel company. I did this because I was tired of going to the gym, going to work, and thinking about how I would vacation and gain weight. I train and talk to so many people who go on...