Beauty & Wellness

Surf’s Up: New Boarding Workout Comes to Bucks

Surf’s Up: New Boarding Workout Comes to Bucks

By Kara Seymour Bucks County may seem like an unlikely place to go surfing but dozens in Yardley are doing just that. No, the Delaware River hasn’t suddenly started churning out totally tubular waves. Rather, a new fitness center has become the first studio in Pennsylvania to offer SurfSet classes. The workout mimics surfing except you […]

Brighten Your Skin in Time For Spring With Peel Treatments

Brighten Your Skin in Time For Spring With Peel Treatments

By Kara Seymour Has winter taken a toll on your skin? Does your face feel dry and dull? Fear not. There are treatments that can revive your skin and brighten your face just in time for spring. Facial peels offer several benefits, both short and long term, says Melinda Drellich, Director of The Spa at […]

Happening Hero: The NAC Keeps the Lights On

Happening Hero: The NAC Keeps the Lights On

Last week, the power went out for over 650,000 homes and businesses (second only to the 800,000 in Hurricane Sandy), leaving thousands of locals stranded without heat, hot water, light and the like. The Newtown Athletic Club was flooded with folks, both members and non-members, who came to take hot showers, eat at the NACafe […]

Natural Ways to Fight the Winter Blues

Natural Ways to Fight the Winter Blues

This winter, the term “arctic blast” entered your vocabulary; you’ve been forced to adjust plans due to the weather more often than not; and you’ve shoveled more piles of snow than you care to remember…and it’s only the beginning of February. For many, this time of year leads to seasonal affective disorder (SAD) and uncomfortable skin conditions. […]

The Starter Mom: Fighting the “Fake” Flu

The Starter Mom: Fighting the “Fake” Flu

by Nicole Loughan Despite up to date flu shots, my children and I found ourselves holding our hair back praying to the porcelain goddess last week. I wondered why this terrible flu had happened to us? This rhetorical question usually just lingers, but this time, I had a chance to get answers and took it. […]

Win a Life Changing Program from Cornerstone & 8 Weeks to Wellness

Win a Life Changing Program from Cornerstone & 8 Weeks to Wellness

If your New Year’s resolution involves achieving a happier, healthier you in 2014, you’ll definitely want to check out this amazing contest from Cornerstone Clubs & 8 Weeks to Wellness. You could win $10,000 in 8 Weeks to Wellness prizes! Do you want to get off your medications? Lose weight? Change your diet? Perhaps your family […]

NAC Opens Doors to Community for free Zumba day

NAC Opens Doors to Community for free Zumba day

To start off the New Year, the Newtown Athletic Club will open its doors to the community FREE of charge to see what everyone loves about the dance fitness craze. Zumba sessions are typically an hour long and are taught by licensed instructors. The exercises include music with world class Latin rhythms, as well as […]

Shake it up! The NAC’s Zumbathon with Kass Martin

Shake it up! The NAC’s Zumbathon with Kass Martin

Do you love to Zumba? The Newtown Athletic Club is welcoming Kass Martin- a nationally recognized, celebrity Zumba Instructor – to shake it up (literally!) and raise money to find a cure for ALS.  What: The NAC’s Zumbathon featuring Kass Martin (open to both NAC Members and Non-Members) Why: Get a killer workout, have a ton of […]

Winter Solstice Celebration at the Newtown Athletic Club

Winter Solstice Celebration at the Newtown Athletic Club

On December 21, 2014, yoga studios everywhere will celebrate the Winter Solstice, gathering on the shortest day of the year to welcome back the light and set high intentions for the New Year, typically with 108 sun salutations. Each year, the Newtown Athletic Club’s Mind/Body program (which includes all Pilates and Yoga classes that the […]

Spread the Joy with Newtown Health and Wellness Center

Spread the Joy with Newtown Health and Wellness Center

‘Tis the season of busy schedules! Whether you’re setting aside time for family activities, baking holiday dishes, buying gifts, donating your time, decorating the house, throwing a party, or participating in any of the other joyous activities of the holiday season, there is no doubt that this is chaotic time of year. With so much […]

3 Must-Have Holiday Health Gifts

3 Must-Have Holiday Health Gifts

The Cornerstone Clubs is pulling out all the stops this Holiday season, offering amazing beauty & wellness specials that will have you checking off names from your holiday shopping list with plenty of time and cash leftover to treat yourself! Whether pampering your friends, spoiling your family, or giving yourself the much-deserved gift of wellness, […]

Meet Mover & Shaker: Jim Bishop

Meet Mover & Shaker: Jim Bishop

Doylestown native Jim Bishop (CB West High School ’75) is the mastermind behind one of the most recognizable health & wellness brands in Bucks County, the Cornerstone Clubs. Since 1995, his commitment to creating a health & fitness experience has spread like wildfire across the community, now with three locations in Warrington, Doylestown, and New Hope. Long-time […]

East Coast Discipline Meets a West Coast Vibe at Pilates Bodies

East Coast Discipline Meets a West Coast Vibe at Pilates Bodies

The fitness world is full of promises- six pack abs, miracle drugs, and more- but finding a regimine that works for you can be a daunting task.  Time constraints, expense, confidence, and boredom are just a few of the complaints most sited when it comes to the challenge of getting in shape. But what would […]

Making a Big Splash in Newtown

Making a Big Splash in Newtown

This month, BH TV takes What’s Happening Bucks County to the Newtown Athletic Club for an inside look at the new Aquatics Resort Complex. This resort-style experience comes complete with zero entry pool, lazy river, water slides and splash pool for the family, and an adult pool paired with Escape Bar & Restaurant for those age 21 and over. […]

2nd Annual Bench for Boobs

2nd Annual Bench for Boobs

Bench for Boobs is an amateur bench press competition to benefit The Healing Consciousness Foundation. Organized by New Hope resident and recent breast cancer survivor Dara Zuckernick, Bench for Boobs is her way of celebrating her recovery – which was greatly aided by an intense, strength-based fitness regime and the supportive gym community she found […]