Stress: The Disease of Modern Life

Welcome to a new decade! You made it through hectic holidays, travel adventures, and weeks of delicious comfort food. But beginning this new chapter of our lives doesn’t mean the stress is over. Perhaps you’ve committed to an ambitious “boot camp” January workout, overextended your finances during holiday shopping, or are having trouble sleeping after [...]

Holidays Got You Feeling Stressed? Here’s What to Do

It’s so easy to get frazzled during the holidays. Gifts, parties, outfits, in-laws -- it can be challenging to manage your stress and energy with so much going on, especially because stress tends to sneak up on you if you don’t keep an eye on it. Many people don’t realize that the more stressed [...]

Do Love and Other Emotions Impact Your Health?

Do Love and Other Emotions Affect My Health? Yes. That’s the short answer, but how does this work? And, what exactly is an emotion? Your emotions are natural and instinctive states of mind that come from your circumstances or thoughts. Your feelings are emotions that you feel. Let’s break it down a little more:   [...]

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Anxiety Busters: Say Goodbye to Your Anxious Self

Anxiety: it happens to the best of us. But no matter how common tense nerves can be, anxiety can be crippling. The physical symptoms, the circling thoughts, the lack of sleep--its enough to affect even the tiniest of everyday routine tasks. Before you consider an Rx to ease nerves, try out these anxiety busters I [...]

4 Yoga Poses for Better Posture

Everyday, I see an increasing amount of people with bad posture, and who can blame them? Gadgets that force us to either look down or hunch forward surround us. Our iPhones, laptops, and even the common work desk can be a breading ground for bad posture. I know– I struggle with this one myself. That [...]

DIY: Shirodhara Ayurveda

An Ayuryvedic practice performed in India for over 5,000 years, Shirodhara is best know for healing the mind by rejuvenating the spirit and achieving emotional balance. The word shirodhara breaks down into two essential concepts: “shiro,” meaning head, and “dhara,” which means flow. The technique? Pouring heated oil over the forehead for an extended period of time, accessing the “third eye” to calm your inner nerves. The “third eye” [...]