All posts in 'Health Should be Fun'

Highlights from the 42nd Touch for Health Conference

Posted on August 1st, 2017 · Posted in Energy Medicine, Health Should be Fun

The TFHKA (Touch for Health Kinesiology Association) recently held their 42nd conference in Kansas City, MO. I’m not going to extrapolate all of the reasons why you should consider attending a conference in general – though if you are interested, you can click here to find an article where I..
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IASK Meeting of Associations and Conference in Bergamo: A few thoughts.

Posted on May 8th, 2017 · Posted in Energy Medicine, Health Should be Fun

I don’t often write about my travel experiences. After all, this isn’t a travel blog; it’s about health. But when my love of tromping about in far off places meets my passion for Specialized Kinesiology? Well that’s about as good as it gets! In April I attended the 4th Annual..
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International SK Week

Posted on March 5th, 2017 · Posted in Energy Medicine, Health Should be Fun

Every year it becomes a little less weird. Specialized Kinesiology is becoming more mainstream, but we still have a long way to go to increase public awareness. At the 2nd Meeting of Associations in Portugal, 2015 (hosted by IASK, the International Association of Specialized Kinesiologists), we decided to declare a..
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GF Sourdough Bread with Kombucha Starter

Posted on January 29th, 2017 · Posted in Fabulous Food, Health Should be Fun

Because warm homemade bread is basically love in carbohydrate form. Two of my ‘kitchen’ goals for our little homestead this year were, 1) to keep my kombucha continuously brewing, and 2) to bake bread every week. We are gluten-free as my youngest son has some issues with digesting it and..
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Matthew Thie on Touch for Health Basics and Why They Matter

Posted on January 20th, 2017 · Posted in Energy Medicine, Health Should be Fun

Originally published in Specialized Kinesiology Magazine, Winter 2017 Back to Basics issue. Photo credit: Jan Cole, 2016 TFHKA Conference Growing up with the creator of Touch for Health for a father, the system seems to be in Matthew Thie’s blood. Any conversation with Matthew about kinesiology work eventually makes its..
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Expectations vs. Reality

Posted on November 24th, 2016 · Posted in Costa Rica Ramblings, Health Should be Fun

…In which I meander aimlessly on the topic of money and how it’s working/not working for us in the rainforest.   It is always interesting to see what happens when expectations bump up against reality. We have been living in Costa Rica since late February and extremely few things have..
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Why SK Magazine?

Posted on October 14th, 2016 · Posted in Energy Medicine, Health Should be Fun

Why put together a magazine? I love to write. When I was a little kid, I figured I would be a poet and fiction writer when I grew up. When I was in high school and began to understand that poetry may not be a lucrative field, I decided I..
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Specialized Kinesiology – What I Wish I Knew Before I Started

Posted on October 8th, 2016 · Posted in Energy Medicine, Health Should be Fun

Lately, as I have been attempting to navigate my way through new adventures in homesteading, I have been reading a lot of blog posts. Many of these have had similar titles of the, “5 things I wish I had known before getting goats” or “10 things you should know before..
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Gluten-Free Pizza Recipe

Posted on September 4th, 2016 · Posted in Fabulous Food, Health Should be Fun

Warning: This recipe is not going to be perfect pizza dough. You could never toss it up into the air while singing Italian folk songs. It is, however, fairly tasty and doesn’t fall apart instantly once it’s cooked, which is a step ahead of many gluten-free crust recipes. 4 cups..
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5 Reasons to attend a Touch for Health conference

Posted on June 25th, 2016 · Posted in Energy Medicine, Health Should be Fun

Why attend a Touch for Health conference? After all, it’s not like the modality has changed. Maybe you don’t use this as your ‘real job’, so it’s hard to justify the travel expense, or maybe you’re afraid that you wouldn’t know anybody. Having just attended my first TFH meeting (I..
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