Saint Patrick’s Day is quickly approaching and I thought what better time (week) to incorporate some extra going green initiatives. Every March 17th we wear our green clothing…….mostly because no one wants to be pinched (they always seem to hurt a tad bit more on this day!), but do you know why you are wearing […]
More and more research has proven what we already instinctively know – “laughter is the best medicine.” A study was conducted with volunteers who watch a 10-minute, humorous video clip while connected to an EEG monitor (to measure the brain wave frequencies). The results showed an association between laughter and increased gamma wave activity. This […]
Living With Grief
I’m sure many of you have heard of the five stages of grief which was discovered and researched by Elisabeth Kübler-Ross 1 – Denial. 2 – Anger. 3 – Bargaining. 4 – Depression. 5 – Acceptance. Well this research was originally done on dying patients dealing wit their own impending death. These are actually stages of […]
Is Social Media the New Drug???
Has social media become so addicting that it is the new drug destroying lives? The answer seems to be yes. I was listening to the radio last week and a listener had wrote in with a question/problem regarding his current relationship. The story went something like this……the guy has been in a relationship with his […]
As I’ve just been looking around and I’ve noticed that we as Americans are easily distracted. We are usually interest in something as long as it’s hot or trending. Because we focus on hot button issues, distractions are easy to sneak in the media. For instance just the other day I was watching those two […]
Stop Saying and Asking Your Single Friends….
I have compiled a SHORT list of questions and statements that you should stop saying and asking your single friends. I know you mean well, and you are only trying to be supportive but sometimes your words and questions make being single seem like a disease. Why Are You Still Single? Ok, so you […]
Cultivating Calmness and Stillness
I’m reading a good book suggested by one of my clients called The Gifts of Imperfection, Brené Brown. The book’s premise is about how to cultivate Wholeheated Living and in order to cultivate this you must also be cultivating calmness and stillness. I wanted to briefly speak about this part of her book how a […]