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              The HEAT is ON!               
                JULY                               2013

WOW! It's finally fabulous outside!!! We're doing the calorie count every class now to be sure we optimize the humidity to shake off any water weight interfering with our muscle shaping efforts and our short shorts!!
 Scarborough and Ajax are up and running ! Woo Hoo!  Register Now!
SkinnyLegs performance apparel introductory June sale is ending Sunday! Don't miss out!  Get your order in today or tomorrow!
New Drop In Available Online!
Remember even if you are going away for a week, we just tack your missed classes on and also have a new drop-in set up on the website if your schedule is too crazy to commit! Let us give you your most amazingly toned and tight body!! Cellulite be-gone, rockin' arms, and teeny waist is yours!
   Recent Testimonials

I feel like my tuchis is still hoiked up around my ears, is how I feel. Also like I could sleep for a week. I may be relaxed enough to be sore by the end of the day, heh. (d.s)

thanks for a really great class yesterday. I'm

stiff today so I'm sure it's working! (e.m)


This week's workouts have been amazing. I'm certainly feeling it after today's class. Pork chops are screaming! Also feeling the obliques. (j.P)


In two years I haven't been this sore! (i.f)


my glutes are telling me last night's class really worked them hard! (c.f)


Thank you so much for everything. Your classes have really forced me to challenge myself. The workouts are super hard but the results are totally worth it!(s.s)


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Did you read the article in the Star? It says "every time you exhale, you lose weight"

The carbon dioxide that we exhale has weight, so the more you exhale, the more you lose? They say that eating during the day offsets the carbon lost but that if you eat less and move more, you'll lose weight.


"If you exercise, you're going to breathe more and metabolize faster.  Metabolism is taking those long molecules and snapping them into shorter molecules.  Then you still have to get rid of them, by breathing them out!"



                    Weekend Appetizer!
Watermelon Strawberry Basil Skewers
gluten-free // yield varies 
  • Watermelon, cubed ~1-1 1/2-inch in size
  • Strawberries, hulled and quartered
  • Basil leaves, 1 small leaf per skewer 
  • Goat cheese
  • Honey
  1. Layer the watermelon cube, basil leaf [if the leaves are large cut in half], goat cheese, strawberry, then skewer together with a toothpick.

Top with a drizzle of honey just before serving.  Best served immediately. 



Vegan Mango-Coconut Smoothie


With its light coconut milk base - no dairy here - this vegan smoothie is utterly creamy and coconutty. Mango gives it a tropical vibe that makes it taste like a day at the beach.

Author: Kitchen Treaty

Yield: 1 large or 2 small smoothies


  • 1 cup fresh or frozen mango cubes
  • 1 cup strawberries or raspberries
  • ¾ cup light coconut milk
  • ½ cup orange juice
  • ½ cup ice cubes


  1. Place all ingredients in a blender and puree until smooth. Pour into glasses and serve with a straw.




                    FOOD COMBINING

I've been catching more and more articles about this recently and have followed it for a long time so thought it was time to revisit since we are putting in such fantastic effort, and may not even know that we're making little mistakes that could interrupt our path to perfection

Fruit - only eat alone on an empty stomach
The biggest one that floored me was fruit. I thought it was the best alternative desert but turns out it is almost the worst choice! The sugar in fruit tells everything that you just ate to be stored as opposed to being used for fuel (or metabolized) ! Yikes! Eat it for breakfast alone or wait 20 minutes (for the fructose to absorb into your bloodstream) and have your whole grain carbs without any protein or fat.
Proteins and fats together
chicken and veggies yes, fish and veggies yes
Carbs and veggies - no fat
spaghetti and meatballs and parmesean cheese?? nope. sorry.  Try brown rice pasta (it's gluten free), with tomato sauce (no sugar!).  Add veggies but not sautéed in butter! Use the tomato juice to lightly soften veggies
No pile - nothing white
potatoes, white rice, white pasta, sugar (duh), white flour...
Ask me for more details if you like, everyone reacts differently (it took me a few months!) but what happens is your belly flattens, no more gas, bloaty yuck, and this sort of melt happens where you wake up one morning and you are overall smaller ( a perfect compliment to SkinnyLegs!) 


SkinnyLegs™ gets into the smaller secondary muscles and literally pulls them in creating a longer, slimmer version of yourself! Other exercise classes promote bulking, repetitive movements but if your goal is to be smaller, than SkinnyLegs™ is for you!


SkinnyLegs works your entire body to sculpt long and lean arms, legs, glutes and abs through a series of exercises with benefits taken from the ballet and pilates world together with the spirited NON-BULKING interval cardio!


SkinnyLegs utilizes purely your own body weight as resistance training to strengthen, define, tighten, firm and sculpt feminine arms ( light weights are incorporated ), legs, abs and bums. It has been proven that with repetitive exercise focusing on the larger muscles (ie. the treadmill, running, biking...) your larger muscles will do what they are meant to do, become larger and stronger. SkinnyLegs women's only classes will contract your smaller secondary muscles, keeping them guessing through weekly changing exercises and therefore working to create a long, lean physique. The cardio portion incorporates dance, plyometrics, interval training and more that changes every week which enhances your results, your endurance and flexibility.


The very nature of the SkinnyLegs program is continually changing and increasingly challenging to keep you interested and your muscles continually working in the right direction, smaller, tighter, stronger, leaner.



Instagram soon!


Susan Bosley


HAPPY Canada Day long weekend!
Have a wonderful Canada Day long weekend and looking forward to shaping you into the smallest you possible! See you next week!