Items Tagged ‘Blog’

November 29, 2018

Member Appreciation Day

By The DAHLC dahlcsocialmedia

To show our appreciation for our members, we are having a free guest day on Thursday, December 13! Members can bring a loved one, friend or colleague to use the facility with them for free (must be 16 years & older). Guests can participate in group fitness classes, use the equipment, pools, and locker rooms. […]

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Tags: Blog, fall events, gratitude, gratitude in motion, halloween zumba, Indoor adventure race, member appreciation day, offerings, turkey burn


November 13, 2018

Cranberries  – good for you and for making silly faces

By The DAHLC dahlcsocialmedia

Cranberries are in season! These small, round, bright red berries are bursting with… sour.  Yes, sour.  Let’s have more fun with the taste description and call it “wrinkle your nose tartness”.  Most commonly found in a sauce, dried, or as juice, cranberries’ sour taste is balanced with the sweetness of added sugar or other juices.  […]

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Tags: Blog, Eat Well, Fit & Flavorful, Healthy Eating, Recipe


October 29, 2018

Cranberry Jalapeno Jam

By tjorgenson tjorgenson

Cranberries, like many berries, are a good source fiber and vitamin C, an anti-oxidant. Additionally, the phytonutrients in cranberries may be anti-inflammatory. All may prove beneficial for better circulation, a healthy heart, and in cancer prevention. Say no to the can, and try this jam! Calories: 26 | Protein: 0g | Carbs: 7g | Total Fat: […]

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Tags: Blog, Eat Well, Fit & Flavorful, health, Healthy Eating, Nutrition, Nutrition Tip, Recipe, Recipes


October 29, 2018

Turkey Burn Workout Circuit

By tjorgenson tjorgenson

While weight training is great for building lean muscle tissue, sometimes (like during the holidays) it’s tough to find time for the gym. But you don’t need weights for an effective workout. Your body itself is a fantastic piece of workout equipment! Try out this body weight circuit that is sure to burn some calories […]

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Tags: Blog, get fit, health, Move, Movement Training, Workouts


September 26, 2018

Light It Up – Ignite Workout

By tjorgenson tjorgenson

Are you ready to take your workout game to the NEXT LEVEL? Great! This months workout is a “spin” off from our new class, IGNITE! This workout incorporates the bike and body weight movements to push you to your limit, and give you a taste of what our classes are like if you’ve been intrigued to […]

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Tags: Blog, Classes, fitness, get fit, Group Fitness, healthy, Move, sweat, workout, Workouts


September 11, 2018

Making the Grade: A+ Lunches & Apples!

By The DAHLC dahlcsocialmedia

The fall season brings the start of a new school year, and welcomes in “new” produce, notably apples! For an A+ grade this season in healthy eating, make gradual changes with your dietary choices. Lunch is a great meal to start with and by packing your lunch, it can help you plan for better options […]

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Tags: apple, apples, Blog, Eat Well, fall, Fit & Flavorful, health and wellness coach staff, Healthy Eating, Nutrition, Nutrition Tip, wellness


August 30, 2018

Full Body Weight Training Workout

By tjorgenson tjorgenson

Lifting weights is an important component of any exercise program because it’s the one activity that allows you to build lean muscle tissue. There are plenty of ways to lift weights, but one of the simplest is full body training. Full body workouts are great for hitting all of your major muscle groups in one […]

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Tags: Blog, get fit, Strength, Training, wellness, workout, Workouts


July 25, 2018

Member Success: Megan

By tjorgenson tjorgenson

Megan was in a tough spot as she transitioned into a new position at Mayo. But with her hard work, persistence, and the help from her coach, Nicole, Well-Being Specialist at the DAHLC, Megan was able to overcome her challenging life alteration and find the work/life balance she needed to be happy and achieve her […]

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Tags: Blog, Coaching, goals, health, member stories, Member Success, wellness coaching


Walking Wednesday

May 30, 2018

Walking Wednesday

By tjorgenson tjorgenson

Back by popular demand, the “Walking Wednesday” campaign is here for summer 2018. This program encourages Mayo employees to be active and walk over the lunch hour on Wednesdays from June 6 – August 8, 2018. No registration is required. STEP 1 From June 6 – August 8, go for a walk every Wednesday. STEP […]

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Tags: Blog, walking wednesday


May 24, 2018

HIIT The Pool Workout

By The DAHLC dahlcsocialmedia

Swim instructor and group fitness lead, Amy, brings us this high-intensity interval workout for the pool! This workout is a refreshing way to get your heart rate climbing in a low-impact style. Make sure to warm-up with 2 minutes of water walking – be mindful to stand tall and press your heels to the bottom […]

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Tags: Blog, Cardio, Pool, pool workout, workout, Workouts