Tagged: meditation

The Chronic Stress Cycle

“Unless we regain the ability to notice, to save, we will be sucked ever more into unrewarding and unsustainable busyness.” -Tony Crabbe, Busy: How to Thrive in a World of Too Much Something amazing happened when I went on vacation and was just relaxing and...

What the Heck is Your Microbiome and Why is it Important?

What the Heck is Your Microbiome and Why is it Important?

Let’s get down and dirty with the microbiome. If you are staying up to date on developments in the health community than you’ve probably at least heard the buzzword microbiome even if you don’t quite know what it means. To put it simply, a microbiome is...

Meditation Series: Part 2

Welcome to part deux of my meditation series! You can catch up on the first part of the series right here and see why I feel like meditation is so important for me. Just like yoga, there’s a ton of different types of meditation out there...

Meditation Series: Part 1

Meditation Series: Part 1

  I’ve had a lot of chronic illnesses that have cropped up over the years from anxiety to pelvic pain disorders to an impingement in my hip that needed surgery. One of the common supplemental treatments that are always suggested is meditation. I have fought tooth...

Where Does the Calm Live?

Where Does the Calm Live?

Here’s a little thoughtful questioning for the day: Where are some places that speak to your soul? If that question is a bit too hippie dippy for you it can simply be places that gives you energy or makes you feel at peace. Surroundings have...