The typical blood test for heart health measures cholesterol levels, aka lipids: the HDL (“good cholesterol”) and LDL (“bad cholesterol”). The test results are just three numbers: HDL, LDL and Total cholesterol. Can 3 numbers give a full and accurate view of your cardiovascular health? I don’t think so. While these numbers can be helpful,… Read more »
Posts Categorized: Health Tips
Your Best Self-care Tip May Be Doing Nothing
We’re at the crossroads again: a new year, new promises, new shoulds and pressures to strive higher and harder to “be more, do more and have more.” We’re told that bigger dreams and bodacious goals get realized when we push the limit. But is this really the only way to get there? I mean seriously:… Read more »
3 Steps to Turn Turmoil to Peace
“Peace. What does it mean to you?” This was the question posed to me by a friend who asked me to write a guest blog post for her writers’ site Romancing the Genres. July’s theme was ‘Peace’ As you might surmise from this blog’s title, it was a journey and an adventure, that ultimately led… Read more »
5 Reasons to Use a Nebulizing Diffuser
With all of the additional nasties in our air due to Covid-19 and wildfire smoke, I’ve been running my diffuser more frequently to clear the air and help support my immune system. Fresh Air Fare is great to diffuse with all of its many benefits for body as well as the air we breathe. The… Read more »
Wear A Mask, Wash Your Mask for Best Protection
Wearing a face mask is one of 2 key steps to slowing the spread of the Covid-19 virus. There’s another key step, however, when it comes to using face masks: it’s critical to use a clean, fresh mask. If you keep using the same mask over and over again, you’re putting on “protection” that may… Read more »
Bottled Water Causes Health Problems, But This Is Worse!
The temperature was over 95 degrees as I walked past these pallets of plastic water bottles at the big retail store entrance. I nearly fainted, but not from the heat!! My entire being was cringing at the rising level of poisons being released into those water bottles that many people would end up taking into… Read more »
Pollen is Thick: Ease Its Effects With Fresh Air Fare
This is pollen. This is Fresh Air Fare. When the air is filled with the first, you need the second to ease the effects of all that plant dust irritating your sinuses, eyes, and system. Go to the Fresh Air Fare product page to learn more and to purchase.
Make a Difference: Wear This Easy DIY No-Sew Face Mask
Each of us can help slow the spread of the Coronavirus. Staying at home is the most helpful step. Next up is wearing a face mask when we go out on those necessary trips, like getting groceries or pickinig up medications. Here is a super easy, no-sew fabric mask that you can make from a… Read more »
A Practice for Dismantling Fear in Stressful Times
Woof! What wild times we are living in right now. Transformation of ourselves, our society, and the planet as a whole is now. There is no certainty and things change day by day and sometimes hour by hour. We humans do not do well with the unknown: our reptilian brains like life all laid out… Read more »
How Do I Make Energized Water Indoors?
I was talking with my friend and ace Astrologer for Life and Business Vanessa Couto today. She wrote a great post about full moon energy on her Instagram page and I commented how I love to make Full Moon Water. She brought up a very good point: How can you make this if you live… Read more »