Mindfulness and Meditation…Do They Really Work?

Mindfulness and meditation are health buzzwords nowadays. Everyone, even those who aren’t health practitioners, tout the amazing effects of being mindful and practicing meditation.

But, just because it’s popular doesn’t mean you should do it…or does it?

As a practitioner, I recommend it. This post gives you the lowdown on why it may be something you should start (or do more of).

And I bet you can’t wait to see what kind of “recipe” I have for you on mindfulness and meditation, can you?

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9 stress-busting foods for teens

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5 Natural Ways to Deal with Bloating

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Bye Bye Sleeping Through the Night

Bye Bye Sleeping Through the Night

  Have you said “bye bye” to sleeping through the night? Are you feeling exhausted or “running on stress hormones” all day? Do not fear, I have some great tips (and an amazing recipe) for you! The science of sleep is fascinating, complicated and growing Sleep is this daily thing ..Continue Reading