Recently my friend Doron expressed a common dilemma: “Everyone says how great meditation is and why I should do it, but nobody says what it is or how to do it.” I’m sure you’ve heard, meditation and mindfulness practices provide a range of benefits for body and mind. Meditation can reduce stress and anxiety , as well many stress related conditions. It has been shown to help manage chronic pain, improve focus, productivity, and even test scores. Like Doron, you have probably heard the “why”, so lets get to the “what” and discuss “how” this can actually fit into your life.
Life is so crazy busy for most people. And while a lot of that busy-ness is probably self-inflicted, there is no denying that work, play, school, kids, partners, hobbies and friends can take a lot out of our precious self-care time. I believe that self-care is not only important, it should also be a fun and pleasurable end in and of itself. That’s why I’m moved to start writing here.
Fermented foods are among the best things we can eat to achieve radiant health and clear skin. The natural probiotics in real fermented foods aid digestion and give powerful antioxidant protection. I see so many clients who struggle with treatment-resistant acne. These same clients tend to have poor digestion, low energy, allergies, and other signs of general low immune system health. One thing I always recommend is adding more raw, cultured nutrition to the daily diet. You can buy artisanal raw sauerkrauts at your local natural food store that are delicious, but it will cost you at least $9 for the real thing. Real rawRead More →