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
Learn more about my Maine Women in Wellness Blog Series Here! Holly is part of the original Breathing Room group that welcomed me with open arms into their community. I'll am continuously grateful for her kindness and smiles. She was also the very first yoga class I took immediately after finishing my yoga teacher training.… Continue reading Women in Wellness: Holly Martzial – Wellness Instructor & Marketing Entrepreneur
The past week was literally insane. I got my first dose of retail work experience and I can't even begin to share everything. First off, I'm shocked at the attention to detail required to open a store at this level. I never imagined the amount of fixtures, clothing, and random boxes of stuff that is… Continue reading Finding Balance: Gaga for Athleta, Dr. Ford & Frye
Quick check in and update for my lovely friends and family who requested I do a blog post about my new job! I'm working for Athleta, as their community coordinator for the brand new store opening in the Old Port in Portland, Maine. The mission of Athleta is to ignite a community of active, healthy… Continue reading New job who dis: Athleta Community Coordinator
Seasons are changing in Maine! The weather is crisp in the mornings and afternoon. The beach isn't overly crowded. People are getting back to work and the amount of out of state license plates has dwindled. I can sense the settling into Fall routines with almost everyone I interact with. A big theme in my… Continue reading Finding Balance: Job Changes, Movies for Yogis & a Podcast for Starting Sh*t
Have you wondered why new moons get all this hype and what in the world they mean? As I move through the world of yoga studios and setting intentions every hour on the hour, moon cycles are very prevalent. From a wall decoration, to a business card, to a tattoo, you see moon phases literally… Continue reading New Moons & Cycles – What They Mean & What To Do
It's been a wild ride keeping myself and everyone around me updated on what the eff I've been up to recently. My "work" is different every single day and it's been crazy trying to figure out how to keep it all well organized! If you follow me on social media you might have noticed the… Continue reading Yoga Tone With Liz IRL!
I'm sitting here sorting through e-mails. A heavy reminder that I'm on way too many subscription lists. I think I get three different New York Time's newsletters. As I write, I'm listening to a playlist I made for my yoga class this afternoon. If you use Spotify, take a listen to my Authenticity Flow playlist.… Continue reading Finding Balance: Feminist Newsletters, Beyoncé, and my ‘aha’ Moment.
So, I'm the new wellness professional in town trying to make a name for myself while also learning as much as possible about this community, culture and environment. So I network, network and network some more until my brain bursts. I think it's fascinating to learn how people got to where they are and the… Continue reading Women in Wellness Wednesday Blog Series
Short and sweet Monday post! I want to share a few of my favorite guided meditations to possibly inspire you to try this style of meditation. There are so many ways to meditate, but guided meditations are one of my favorites because of two reasons: You choose the time and it tells you when it's over.… Continue reading Three Great Guided Meditations That Are 10 Minutes Or Less