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April 30, 2019

Pilates Workout

By The DAHLC dahlcsocialmedia

Would you like to build a strong foundation in the Pilates method? In these 10 exercises below, you will learn the principles of Pilates including centering, concentration, control, precision, breath, and flow that make Pilates a body/mind fitness experience. Learn more about our upcoming Pilates Foundations and Pilates Reformer offerings here!

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Tags: Exercise, Pilates, workout


April 30, 2019

Reiki Principles: An Introduction

By The DAHLC dahlcsocialmedia

Reiki is an energy healing modality that aims to remove blockages and/or increase the flow of energy around and throughout the body. Its holistic approach works on the body, mind, and spirit to stimulate the body’s own natural healing abilities.  Healing differs from curing. The goal of allopathic medicine is to cure or eradicate disease […]

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April 26, 2019

Member Moment: Barbara

By tjorgenson tjorgenson

Listen in how our Active Older Adults Program helped relieve Barbara’s insecurities she had about coming to the gym! What goal did you set out to achieve?For me, the goal that I set out to achieve was to become more active as an older adult, and to have an overall sense of wellness. I began […]

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Tags: active older adults, AOA, health and wellness coach staff, member stories, member story, Member Success


April 26, 2019

Superfood of the month: Avocado

By tjorgenson tjorgenson

The superfood for May is avocados! Avocados seem to be growing in popularity in the food and nutrition world. Do wonder what all the excitement is about? Avocados contain 20 vitamins, minerals, fiber, and phytonutrients making them nutrient dense. This superfood is a high fat food with over half of its fat content coming from […]

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Tags: Avocado, Dietitian, Eat Well, Food, Nutrition


April 25, 2019

Black Bean and Avocado Enchilada

By Kate- Dietitian zeratskykatherine

Calories: 250 | Protein: 6.5g | Carbs: 30g | Total Fat: 12.5g | Fiber: 9g | Sodium: 255mg Yield: 6 | Serving Size: 2 tortilla wraps Ingredients 2 tbsp. canola oil 1 yellow onion, diced 2 Garlic Cloves, Minced ¼ tsp Oregano ½ tsp ground cumin ½ tsp chili powder ¼ tsp ground black pepper 1-1/2 […]

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Tags: Blog, Dietitian, Eat Well, Food, health, Nutrition, Recipe


April 10, 2019

AOA Fit Day

By tjorgenson tjorgenson

This workshop offers members 55 or older an opportunity to have an assessment to determine their level of functional fitness. All fitness levels are encouraged to attend. Assessment results can be used as a tool by the DAHLC staff to develop or improve members’ fitness programs. Workshop meets: Tuesday, April 23rd at 10am  

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Tags: active older adults, AOA, fit day


April 3, 2019

Meet Allison

By tjorgenson tjorgenson

Movement has been a part of Allison’s life since she was a little girl. She always found ways to move that allowed her to express herself. She took her first yoga class in college as a way to gain flexibility and strength. While the physical benefits of yoga are still important to her, through a regular […]

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Tags: Staff, Staff Bio


February 21, 2019

This Mayo Life: One couple’s story of being a couple and working at Mayo

By The DAHLC dahlcsocialmedia

In a new episode of the “This Mayo Life” podcast, Jessalyn and Tom Finch share their story of the evolution of their relationship from co-workers to being a married couple. Listen as they discuss the benefits, challenges and sometimes awkward moments that occur when dating in the workplace. Listen to the full interview here! *For […]

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Tags: this mayo life


February 6, 2019

February and March at Club Kids!

By tjorgenson tjorgenson

Feb 4-9: Happy Chinese New Year! Join us this week as we spend some time learning about this Holiday. Our teacher Ms. Kate has some words that we are going to learn how to say and write, as well as crafts, math & books about the holiday. We will kick off our valentine day fun at […]

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Tags: club kids, february club kids, kids club, march club kids


Member Success: David and Janet

January 22, 2019

Member Success: David and Janet

By tjorgenson tjorgenson

After various attempts at dieting and exercising on their own, the lack of results had David and Janet frustrated and fed up. Searching for answers, Janet saw the advertising online for our Revive & Thrive program and thought, “This would be perfect for us!” With 8 grand kids, approaching retirement, and wanting spend more time […]

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Tags: Blog, Exercise, Member Success, Motivation, Move, Nutrition, revive & thrive, Revive and Thrive, workout