Category Archives: Mindfulness

Are You Breathing Correctly to Calm Your Mind and Body?

We all breathe all the time, but do we know how to breathe properly? Take a normal breath in and then exhale.  How much air are you taking in? Dancers, actors, meditators, swimmers, athletes and yogis all work consciously on … Continue reading

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You Are What You Eat

You are what you eat.  What you eat affects your thoughts and what you think affects how you feel. Unhealthy eating can exacerbate your reactivity to stress and then your stress response brings physiological changes that cause cravings for sweet … Continue reading

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Motion Affects Emotion

As last year came to an end, in one way or another we all reflected on what went well and what we want to do differently this year.  I chose not to begin the New Year with many resolutions, as … Continue reading

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