Why meditation is crucial in midlife

Why meditation is crucial in midlife

As we navigate the midlife years, it’s easy to feel like many of the changes we go through are out of our control. Now more than ever we need to take a look at our habits and lifestyles and do what we can to protect our hearts, our brains, and our bones. Though...
Redefining the word TREAT

Redefining the word TREAT

When you hear the word treat, what comes to mind? We can (almost) guarantee your brain conjures up images of your favorite candy bar, ice cream or brownie if your a sweets loving kind of gal, or maybe potato or corn chips if you’re more of the...
What’s your body’s weed to seed ratio?

What’s your body’s weed to seed ratio?

When talking about how to make long term changes that stick, one of the concepts we love to share with clients is to view your body like a garden. In order for a garden to flourish, it’s important not only to plant plenty of seeds, but also to pull out the weeds...
The connection between cortisol and belly fat

The connection between cortisol and belly fat

One of the biggest complaints we hear from women in mid-life is about their growing waistlines.  Though there a ton of reasons for this VERY annoying and frustrating occurrence, today we wanted to specifically address the connection between cortisol and belly fat....
How to deal with being near your kitchen 24/7

How to deal with being near your kitchen 24/7

Being sequestered at home can have its perks, but one downside for many is being in close proximity to a kitchen 24/7. Yikes! We are continually preaching the importance of feeding your body when it’s physically hungry, and not in response to emotions such as...
The power of visualization for weight loss . . . and much more

The power of visualization for weight loss . . . and much more

When it comes to making progress with health and weight goals, you may find yourself focusing more on your food choices as the key ingredient to getting you where you want to go.  But what if we told you that the messages you give your brain are even more critical...