Navigating the Holiday Hustle: A Light-Hearted Guide to Surviving Thanksgiving

The Holidays Are Here Ah, Thanksgiving! A time for gratitude, family, friends, and an abundance of food. But let’s be real – it’s also the season of last-minute grocery runs, endless cooking, and the ever-present question, “Is it possible to clone myself to get everything done?” As we embark on this festive yet frenzied journey, let’s take a moment to …

Take care of yourself.

5 Ways to Add Self-Care into a Busy Day

Where do you fit into your day? If you’re like most people, you’re pretty busy. You’re already dealing with work, relationships, and a whole lot of day-to-day actions. You’re running in every direction at once. How in the world are you supposed to fit self-care into a day like that?  Thankfully, it’s easier than you think. Try these five ways …

Pain is real. But so is hope.

What Not to Do When Life is Hard

When life is hard there are some things you can do to help yourself and manage your own circumstance. Don’t fall into blaming The first thing we typically do when something goes wrong is to blame. We blame others or ourselves, depending on the situation but blaming does no good whatsoever. It’s a waste of energy and keeps us focused …

You feel like doing some yoga? Wait, did he just say yoga?

Who Else Wants to Stop Feeling Stressed Out by Politics?

You’ve probably noticed that politics tend to be divisive and lately, it has been downright ugly.  TV commentators and family members argue about impeachment, health care, and climate change. However, you may not realize how much impact this stress can have on your personal health and relationships. Almost 40% of adults agreed that politics is causing them stress, according to …

How to strengthen your attention.

FLEXING YOUR BRAIN MUSCLES

You know you can flex your muscles to make a difference in your body’s fitness, but did you know that you can exercise your mental muscles and gain a better memory and more brain power? When you flex your mental muscles, the brain creates neural pathways to the brain. Some exercises and activities can effectively work the brain in five …