Happy Valentine’s Day! Although many consider Valentine’s Day a dreaded holiday, I’ve always enjoyed it. Valentine’s Day is the day of love and you can take that how you will. I personally never considered Valentine’s Day to be an exclusive holiday to romantic relationships, but a day just dedicated to love; love for your S/O,… Read More Treat Yourself This Valentine’s Day
Seasonal depression is a real thing. About 5% of the population experiences Seasonal Affective disorder. There are many causes to seasonal depression in the winter, such as the fact that the days are shorter and we receive less sunlight. Reduced sunlight can cause a drop in serotonin that leaves us feeling depressed. The lack of… Read More Surviving Winter: How to Cope with Seasonal Depression
It’s the most wonderful time of the year! Except.. buying gifts is really expensive, and am I supposed to buy a gift for my mom’s new boyfriend? And how much food should I cook for Christmas Eve? Is anyone at least bringing dessert? I shouldn’t eat dessert anyways, I gained 10 pounds since last Christmas.… Read More How to Handle Holiday Stress
We all get a little bit anxious sometimes. For some of us, it could be much more extreme than it is for others. Whether you’re nervous for a big event coming up, or you’re suffering from a panic attack, we all know anxiety isn’t a pleasant feeling. Unfortunately it isn’t just something that goes away… Read More How to Calm Anxiety in the Moment
My first ever blog post was all about benefits of yoga many people might not know about. These benefits range all the way from curing your hangover to helping with conception. If you’re interested in reading more about these benefits, you can check out my first ever blog post here. Like yoga, meditation serves many… Read More Seven Ways You Probably Didn’t Know Meditation Can Benefit You!
This time two summers ago, life hit me with the biggest reality check. I was fast asleep at 3 o’clock in the morning when I received a call that one of the most important people in my life passed suddenly. Since then, my life hasn’t been the same. With this loss has came more loss.… Read More Does Life Get Better After Loss? How to Deal With Grief
It’s important to start the morning off the right way. How your morning goes will frame your whole day, making it essential to start the morning with positive thoughts and healthy food that will provide you enough energy to get through the day. Now we may not have all the time in the world in… Read More Morning Self-Care Routine
Unfortunately, not every day consists of cute puppies and fun adventures. The bad days are a part of life, and sadly are unavoidable. Sometimes when we are in a funk, we worry that we’ll feel this way forever, and that things will never get better. The good news is it will, even if you don’t… Read More 18 Ways to Instantly Feel a Bit Happier
When you’re feeling stressed or worn down, it is a good idea to take out some time to care for yourself. One of the ways I like to do this is by giving myself a soothing, DIY facial. There is just something about a sweet smelling facial and soft skin that instantly boosts my mood… Read More Green Tea Facial (Using Just 3 Ingredients!)
Yoga provides even more benefits than you think. Not only is yoga a challenging workout that will help with your flexibility and strength, but yoga is an exercise like no other. Yoga can have an incredible influence on both your physical and mental health, providing spiritual benefits you may not be able to achieve from… Read More 8 Ways You Probably Didn’t Know Yoga Can Benefit You!