Finding Balance: My Food & Body Wounds + An Exciting Endeavor

ANNOUNCEMENT - I'LL BE A CERTIFIED HUNGRY FOR HAPPINESS COACH by 2020 - WTF DOES THAT MEAN?! Keep reading if you're intrigued to learn more about my personal food & body journey AND how you could snag pro-bono food and body coaching with me personally. It's been six weeks since joining this certification program and [...]

Finding Balance – Feminine Energy, New Books & Investing in Myself.

It's funny how in retrospect it feels like I begged for this to happen to me. "I don't know how I got here." I told someone over coffee. "Yes you do." She replied matter of fact. It's been two days in a row that I've opened my eye in the morning so excited to take on [...]

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." 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 [...]

Finding Balance – Back to Blogging, New Routines & Letting Things Go

It's been a while. I've been silent when it comes to blogging because I was so busy with Athleta, teaching yoga and trying to complete "adulting" type tasks, such as taxes and teeth cleaning appointments. It feels good to feel inspired and motivated again to write and share what's going on. It took a second [...]

Yoga Off The Mat: 8 Limbs of Yoga Breakdown

What is yoga off the mat? #yogaoffthemat is a hashtag I’ve been using in an attempt to get across the fact that yoga is so much than all the gorgeous postures that fill our Instagram feeds. Let me elaborate… First of all, yoga in essence means “union.” That can mean the joining of opposites or the [...]

Six Simple Keys to Happiness, According to Research

  I’m following up last week’s post, which was about the "6 Myths of Success". These are western culture’s ideas of what success is and how people should go about achieving success. They are myths, because research has shown that ALL of them actually harm our ability: to be present, connect with others, and cope [...]