Posts Tagged ‘wisdom’

Ready to shine in 2017? Ditch the resolutions and do this!

The beginning of the year is bursting with the energy of opportunity. Why?  Because fresh starts are sexy, second chances make us feel alive, and who doesn’t want a reason to refocus their attentions on creating a happier body, healthier diet, more abundance?  Thing is, we’re in love with the idea of making resolutions,  but the…

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An Ayurvedic Guide to the Holiday season…

A lot of folks I know have a ”love-hate” relationship with this time of year… The celebrating, the indulgence, the gift giving, the food comas, the connection, the overconsumption… All of it usually combines to paint a glitter tinged picture of physical, mental and emotional highs and lows, all taking place over the course of…

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3 life lessons from a Japanese Bath House

It’s cleansing season again and here I am in Japan! The last time I was here it was cleansing season too and during my first trip to a Japanese onsen (public bath) I was surprised and delighted to discover a few simple but powerful ways to look at and make the most of a practice…

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How to say goodbye to the drama that rules your life!

I was chatting with a friend last week when we happened upon the subject of drama… you know, the kind that seems to consume a pretty decent part of your day… your interactions and conversations…AND…. your thoughts. There’s something about the moment when you realize how crazy your life has gotten, that changes you forever.…

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Season shifting and the Big “O”!

  Hey there! I’m guessing you might have already noticed that change is in the air! Yes we are right in the middle of the seasonal transition and depending on where you are in the world, whether you’re heading towards warmer or cooler weather, it’s important to know that now is a key time to…

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The three word mantra for a balanced spring season…

Hey are you ready for spring? By now most folks are MORE than ready. In fact by now they’ve started making plans, maybe doing a little early spring shopping, planning for those holidays and garden parties. And even though wellness might be the low man on the totem pole (a few pegs below frolicking in…

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The secret to picking the perfect gift!

Okay if you’re anything like me, you probably haven’t even started your holiday shopping yet. But even if you finished your shopping well before the first sign of Christmas hit the stores back in… October, how solid are you feeling about what you’ve chosen?  And what’s the likelihood that your gifts are going to suit your friends…

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A simple gratitude practice…

Ya know what?   Research has finally proven the benefits of gratitude.  Even though it’s something we’ve known (or felt) all along, the fact that it’s “official” has brought it to the front of our minds, and that can only be a good thing.   Because forgetting to be grateful is… actually pretty easy. That’s why…

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How to silence the voices in your head…

Essential ingredients of a happy, healthy life – Part 3 What the most consumed item in your life right now? I’m pretty sure it’s not veggies, or water or even junk food (although most of us do our best).  Chance are, even just by nature of the fact that you’re reading this right now (instead…

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Essential ingredients of a happy healthy life…

Why getting and staying healthy sometimes feels impossible… part 2 There’s something deliciously good about being inspired… It’s like a drug.  A feeling that seeps into every part of your being and fills you up with… light! Everything seems easier when you’re inspired.  But inspiration can be difficult to come by.  And so we wait……

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