These four words are wellness in a nutshell.

Move. Nourish. Refresh. Connect. An article from the New York Times caught my eye, "Four Simple Words to Help You Live Well."Β The title of the article was intriguing so I clicked it. The writing did not disappoint me, so I thought they were worth sharing and expanding on from a health/wellness movement teacher on the… Continue reading These four words are wellness in a nutshell.

New Resource! Nutrition Stripped & Learning About Digestive Health

I recently added and updated my resources/link page, so I thought I'd do a quick post to share what that means and why. Also for people that are new around here - I have a page dedicated to my most used websites for all things health and wellness! In case you don't know - the… Continue reading New Resource! Nutrition Stripped & Learning About Digestive Health

Finding Balance: Intentions for 2019

Here we are - several days into January 2019. I've been ruminating on my intentions for about a week. Debating whether to share or not. Thinking if it would be too personal or boring. Let's see what happens... I'm one for sitting with my intentions for a couple days - to allow them settle into… Continue reading Finding Balance: Intentions for 2019

Finding Balance: Questions on Life, Love, and Rules on Food.

It's Sunday and I'm so wiped out. My legs are literally throbbing because I've been standing all day at Athleta and I can feel the tension crawl up my calves each time I point and flex my foot. I'm exhausted but pleased. I accomplished a lot this week: New car. Friendsgiving fun. Awesome Athleta event.… Continue reading Finding Balance: Questions on Life, Love, and Rules on Food.

My First Workshop with Essential Oils

A couple of weeks ago I attended an essential oil therapy workshop at one of my favorite yoga studios, Willard Beach Studio. Essential oils are very new to me in the sense of utilizing them on a regular basis for personal use and therapy. Being in wellness, I've had plenty of interaction with the aromas… Continue reading My First Workshop with Essential Oils

Bring Forth Your Creativity with this Inspiring Book

This blog is one of my creative outlets. So is yoga. And so are the salads I make every day. Seriously, they are works of art you should ask me about them. Big Magic by Elizabeth Gilbert makes an excellent point that humans are innately creative, and that one of our biggest obstacles today is… Continue reading Bring Forth Your Creativity with this Inspiring Book

Books I Love to Recommend for Personal Growth

Books are so darn fun. They make you laugh, cry and pass time in such a beautiful and worthwhile way. I love the way authors string together words to literally create something wonderful out of thin air - out of their imagination and creativity. It's a goal of mine to read and write more. A… Continue reading Books I Love to Recommend for Personal Growth

Finding Financial Freedom & A Letter To Money

Does the thought of money make you sick, nervous, or scared? Are you terrified of being destitute or always worried about how you're going to make money to survive? Do you consistently take jobs that you're not actually passionate about, but do only to keep your head above water? Is there a career you want… Continue reading Finding Financial Freedom & A Letter To Money

5 Great Resources for New Yoga Teachers & A Few Personal Reflections

It has been about three weeks since getting back from my 200 hour yoga teacher training. Since my return, I've been putting my heart and soul into this yoga thing. As much as I can anyway. Because yoga definitely isn't paying the bills yet, I've been working for friends and anyone else willing to help… Continue reading 5 Great Resources for New Yoga Teachers & A Few Personal Reflections

The Best Excuse When You Literally Cannot

How to think about what you commit to and finding the courage to fill up your cup.   Do you ever just not want to do something? Does the thought of going to an activity or event make you want to immediately curl into bed? Maybe you’re anxiously attempting to come up with a legitimate… Continue reading The Best Excuse When You Literally Cannot