How to Handle Uncontrollable Thoughts Wondering how to handle uncontrollable thoughts? Uncontrollable thoughts are not actually uncontrollable, but they sure feel like it! You know those intrusive thoughts that come when you don’t want them to, that you can’t seem to shake, and that just seem to cycle endlessly? They can be related to something… Continue reading How to Handle Uncontrollable Thoughts
Benefits of Yoga for Stress Relief Are you thinking about adopting a yoga practice to help relieve stress? If so, you’ve made a wonderful decision because yoga can definitely have a positive influence on your stress levels. Moving through the yoga postures, asana, with a sense of mindfulness and intention provides a calming and… Continue reading Benefits of Yoga for Stress Relief
Choosing New Habits for Different Areas of Your Life When you’re busy creating new habits to improve your life, remember that you can have a new habit for different areas of your life. For example, you don’t have to be restricted to just healthier eating habits or just regular daily habits. There are many… Continue reading Choosing New Habits for Different Areas of Your Life
Memorial Day is observed on the last Monday in May. It’s a special day because it invites us to pause and commemorate all of the servicemen and servicewomen who have died in the U.S. military. Memorial Day weekend is also the unofficial kick-off for Summer. For many of us, it’s a weekend to celebrate the… Continue reading Two Healthy Make-Ahead Recipes For Your Memorial Day Party
Have you ever experienced bouts of feeling down, like your mind is racing, or even a feeling that you’re generally out of sorts? Have those feelings ever disrupted your life or made you wonder what was going on with you?
When you take care of yourself both physically and mentally, you’ll feel better all over and your life will be more satisfying.
The good news is you can take steps to ensure you enjoy good mental health all of your life. Building greater mental resilience is the first step to improving your mental health.
Habits & Routines to Improve Your Mental Health Nurturing your mental health begins with your daily habits and routines. Here are some things to consider, both with the types of habits you want to minimize or avoid as well as new healthy routines that improve your mental health. Mental Health Habits to Avoid While there… Continue reading Habits & Routines to Improve Your Mental Health
How to Cleanse Your Mind of Negative Thoughts Oftentimes, negative thoughts can creep into our day-to-day life and cause a little bump in our lives. Negative thoughts can affect our drive and our ability to navigate through life’s tasks as fluidly as we’d like. Negative thoughts can affect our sleep, motivation, productivity, emotional strength, and… Continue reading How to Cleanse Your Mind of Negative Thoughts
Broccoli is the star of today’s show. I love broccoli (as long as it’s not soggy 😝 !) because there are so many different ways to eat it. It’s great raw, steamed, or roasted… in salad or in soup…the list is endless!
When you feel stressed, your body goes through a series of hormonal changes. The insulin in your body becomes off balance, as do the levels of cortisol and adrenaline, which in turn can cause a rapid heart rate as well as an increase in your blood pressure. Some other side effects of stress may include bloating, hair loss, and difficulty sleeping. One great tool for managing and reducing stress is to practice self-care. A lot of stressors in our life can be eliminated or decreased by following a simple routine that puts our health and wellness first. Read on for a few tips to help you manage the stress in your life!
Learn how to develop a morning routine to combat stress.