Brittany of Dog Fit Unlimited professes a lifelong love of animals, which is what prompted her to begin her own dog-walking business. During each 30-minute walk), she and her canine charge explore neighborhood parks and hiking trails and take in the sights while the pooch meets other dogs and sniffs the grass for lost jewelry. She fortifies each pup with slurps of water and treats and takes photos so owners can check out their pooches' big smiles.
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This eatery focuses on French-Vietnamese fusion and serves everything from five-spice Vietnamese beef stew, to meat loaf in mushroom sauce, to herb-crusted salmon. It’s all affordable, too. The most expensive dish, an Australian rack of lamb, is only $32. (The cheapest, meanwhile, are kids’ plates like chicken nuggets and cheese ravioli.)
Vision Martial Arts? two locations means double the floor space for students to punch and kick through. Students of all ages suit up in crisp, white uniforms to learn self-defense skills and better develop their confidence and discipline. Visions Martial Arts also offers Pilates classes, which moves at a slower pace than Martial Arts for a core-strengthening workout that leaves students feeling calm and in harmony.
The dedicated instructors at Kids Love Martial Arts teach children the techniques of self-defense styles such as karate and tang soo do. But they are just as focused on imparting lessons on discipline, focus, and confidence. The studio's websites shares stories of youngsters who were constantly distracted in school or picked on by their peers. The teachers always prescribe the same medicine: a few weeks in Kids Love Martial Arts classes. The physical aspect of the training engages the youthful participants, but it's the less tangible results that can help them positively channel their energy and confidently stare down the karate-practicing monster under the bed.