Did you just say “Barbie foot”?

If you take Pilates with me, you know I frequently instruct my clients to maintain a “Barbie foot” for certain exercises. I’ve given this cue for decades and almost universally, clients know what I mean the minute I give this cue.  You can only imagine

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This is impossible…

Like most of the women in your life (and probably you, too!), my daughter and I made sure to catch the Barbie Movie with some girlfriends. I LOVED this thought-provoking movie!  America Ferrera’s monologue was definitely a highlight.  Her opening line, “It is literally impossible

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We ❤️ Results!

Have you ever wondered how Pilates can move you closer to your fitness and wellness goals? Like the old saying goes, the proof is in the pudding.  Here’s how our clients’ lives have be transformed as a result of their Pilates training with our team:

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All your Pilates questions, answered!

Have you ever wondered what the deal is with Pilates? I mean, it’s kind of everywhere, right? If you’re curious, you’re not alone. And to be honest, we’re pretty great at Pilates. Our team is known in Western WA and especially in Seattle as the

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To Run Or Not To Run…That is the question!

Many questions arise when it comes to running and the pelvic floor muscles: Is running bad for the pelvic floor? Am I causing harm to my pelvic floor muscles if I run with pelvic floor dysfunction? These are questions that researchers and clinicians are increasingly

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Pain: A Biopsychosocial Concept

Quite often, pain is the primary reason patients seek care with a physical therapist. Pain is a prevalent and often unpleasant sensation. Pain can lead to anxiety, fear, decreased mobility, and worse, yet, depression and complete disruption of life. Patients often question why their pain

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#GetPT1st For Back Pain

Chances are, you or someone you know has had back pain. Each year 15% of the population has their first episode of back pain, and over the course of our lives, 80% of us will have back pain. Even though back pain is common, the

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Bike Fit Case Study

People often ask how a bike fit with a physical therapist is different from one at a cycling shop.  Clients or prospective clients have stated “I had a bike fit.”  And it is possible your bike was fit to you, but the real question is,

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