Giving up to gain in 2015

My number one fan, my aunt Theresa, has been asking me where I have been.  “No videos! No posts!  What is going on?” she asked.  I smiled and said, “I am breathing, making space, and enjoying life”. There are many, MANY articles and posts about how to make the most of this holiday season.  And … Continue reading

Growing through fear

My husband and I are looking to make some big life changes.  And they scare me a little bit.  As I was sharing some of this thought process with a friend, she easily stated, “Ya, but remember we grow through fear”.  Well, duh. Sometimes you need someone else to say something, that you normally teach, … Continue reading

Five ways to cope with stress

I would love to tell you that I don’t struggle with stress.  That my eating healthy, being active and mindfulness practices allow me to live a stress free life.  Unfortunately this is not the case.  I too struggle with stress.  My healthy practices however, allow me to cope, heal and not allow the stress to … Continue reading

Choosing to be happy

We make a lot of choices or decisions throughout the day.  What to wear, what to eat, what to drink, what to spend our money on, how to respond to so-and-so….the list is ENDLESS.  There are but a few things we won’t regret choosing.  Everything else…well the results may vary.  Here are a few things … Continue reading

Ways to get your happy back

Many (MANY) of us have times of ‘funk’.  Where we may or may not know what the hell is bothering us, but we just can’t seem to move past it.  It can last minutes, hours or days.  If it lasts longer than a week you should probably consult your doctor.  What are some things we … Continue reading

Get tested…OK?

So many of my friends and family members claim they just don’t feel well.  Or complain about being gassy, bloated, tired, etc. and yet when I suggest they try going gluten free…the deer in the headlights look comes about.  Why is that?  Perhaps eating and being healthy is too much work? I don’t really know … Continue reading