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4 CONSIDERATIONS FOR YOUR TO DO LIST

4 CONSIDERATIONS FOR YOUR TO DO LIST

Do you wake up in the morning with a full list of things you’d like to accomplish, only to find yourself struggling to get anything done as your day unfolds? In our culture, being productive is valued. But in reality, you may find yourself falling short because you...

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THE KEY TO HAPPINESS

THE KEY TO HAPPINESS

Being happy requires you to carve out a life that you design, and to throw yourself wholeheartedly into making it your reality. This may seem selfish, but the goal is to be able to give your unique talents to the world to help others. It’s healthy to prioritize your...

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REDUCING PERFECTIONISM FOR A HAPPIER LIFE

REDUCING PERFECTIONISM FOR A HAPPIER LIFE

Do you feel a strong need for things to go smoothly? Do you have trouble letting go when things don’t work out as you had hoped or expected? If so, you may be experiencing perfectionism. Whether you proudly wear the badge of “perfectionist”, have a bit of anxiety...

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PRACTICING SELF CARE THROUGH CREATIVITY

PRACTICING SELF CARE THROUGH CREATIVITY

For many people, walking, yoga, or meditating are great go-to self-care activities. For others, it’s getting together with good friends for a healthy meal and some laughs. Any activity that feels good, addresses health and wellness, and can be done in a relaxed way...

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REFLECTING POSITIVELY ON NEGATIVE THINKING

REFLECTING POSITIVELY ON NEGATIVE THINKING

Have you ever tried to stop thinking? It’s impossible to do, right? All day long, thoughts just bubble up and then get replaced by more thoughts. Some are good thoughts; some are bad thoughts. Some are happy thoughts; some thoughts are angry, confused, or sad. It’s a...

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WHY PUMPKIN IS A SUPERFOOD

WHY PUMPKIN IS A SUPERFOOD

The word “superfood” has used a lot over the past several years to describe a food that is nutrient-rich and full of vitamins and minerals. Pumpkin is a wonderful but often overlooked superfood. Did you know that pumpkin is good for your vision and it’s a high-fiber...

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IMPROVING YOUR POSITIVITY

IMPROVING YOUR POSITIVITY

Now that the colder and wetter weather has started to settle in, it’s a great time to look at how to think more positively. Optimism is not undervalued in our culture but is often under-emphasized and under-utilized as a tool for increasing wellness. When you are in...

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A QUICK GUIDE TO CLEAN EATING

A QUICK GUIDE TO CLEAN EATING

Do you know what the “clean eating” movement is all about? It’s a lifestyle based on consuming as many fresh ingredients as possible, cooking for yourself as much as you can so you will know what is in your meals, and reducing processed foods. Cooking this way isn’t...

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HEALTH BENEFITS OF MINIMALISM

HEALTH BENEFITS OF MINIMALISM

Have you ever considered becoming a minimalist? Does the idea of living with less scare you a little, or do you immediately think of the financial benefits of this lifestyle? One aspect of minimalism that is often overlooked involves health and wellness. Even if you...

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3 WAYS TO WHITEN YOUR TEETH NATURALLY

3 WAYS TO WHITEN YOUR TEETH NATURALLY

September is self-care awareness month, which is a perfect time to focus on natural health remedies. There are many things you can do for yourself to naturally maintain your body, including whitening your teeth. Chemical bleaches can be costly, and the ingredients may...

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REDUCING BODY STRESS THROUGH BETTER SLEEP HYGIENE

REDUCING BODY STRESS THROUGH BETTER SLEEP HYGIENE

For many people, living a healthier lifestyle simply means eating more healthfully and getting more exercise. A stress-reducing aspect that is often overlooked in creating greater wellness is having good sleep hygiene. Sadly, it’s a common misconception that you can...

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