Helmed by fitness coach Darren Colletti, Authentic Strength and Performance Institute follows his fitness philosophy: building strength from the core with simple, functional exercises. Their schedule of daily classes includes cardio boxing, Back 2 Basics beginners' fitness, and TRX suspension training.
John Gardner, slimming coach and owner of NOLA Nutrition and Weight Loss Solutions, relies on the Ideal Protein system to help his clients eliminate fat without losing muscle. His office is equipped with a high-tech Tanita scale that measures not only pounds and ounces, but also body mass index (BMI), estimated muscle mass, and the total percentage of the body that resembles a scorpion. As clients follow the diet's recommended servings of fats, carbs, and proteins, they can keep track of the improvements in their vital stats and watch as their silhouettes shrink like wool sweaters in the dryer.
Maid in NOLA's professional, reliable housecleaners provide house- and office-cleaning services tailored to each customer's needs. To ensure each client's safety, every team member undergoes a background and reference check. Whether they're traveling to a client's home for a one-time, weekly, or monthly cleaning, housecleaners arrive stocked with all necessary products and supplies. Upon entering abodes, they pay close attention to any instructions from clients and ignore any taunts from Mr. Clean.
The dirt-blasting experts at Rio Vista Cleaners and Jerry's Cleaners restore and revitalize fading fabrics with environmentally friendly cleaning solutions. These master menders can rescue a favorite shirt from the trash heap ($2.50), save a suit spoiled at a company party ($10), and lift the peanut butter, jelly, and tapioca stains incurred on Imaginative Sandwich Day from any pair of jeans ($5). Dry cleaning will keep soft sweaters from shrinking to Lollipop Guild size ($5) and ensure that dresses ($10) don't unravel during your dryer's anti-knit cycle.
Using high-quality machinery and detergents, Alamo Cleaners aims to renew garments, making them cleaner, brighter, and stain-free. In addition to wedding gown preservation, leather cleaning, and tailoring, they offer free cleaning for U.S. flags as well as free home pick up and delivery.
A champion for earth-friendly lifestyles, Cloth Baby encourages diaper wranglers to reduce and reuse with an array of fashionable fabric alternatives to disposables. Boasting bright hues and charming patterns, the shop's tiny garb comes in one-size styles with adjustable snaps, adapting with infants throughout their diaper-donning stages—from about 8 to 35 pounds. Easily machine washed and dried, the variety of cloth pocket diapers ($8), breathable bamboo pocket diapers ($11), and colorful Happy Heinys ($18.95) save parents money over time. Cloth Baby also stocks leak-free diaper covers ($8), Rockin Green’s Classic Rock diaper laundry soap ($13.95), and 4-ounce jars of skin-soothing CJ’s BUTTer ($9). A wet/dry diaper bag jumps to action with sealed compartments ($6), good for separating pungent rabble-rousers from their freshly laundered pals.