Month: July 2015

July: In the Heat of the Moment

In the heat of the summer, anger – among other things – can be aroused.  Of all our emotions, it can be the most toxic to our health and our relationships. In the heat of the moment, that’s all we have – a moment – before we blow it.  Enter mindfulness for emotional rescue.  When… Read more »

Eat Your Flowers!

In the summer we enjoy the bounty a garden brings. The fruits, vegetables and flowers all just blend together for a beautiful display as well as pleasing our palate. While many fruits and vegetables do start off as flowers, there are a number of edible flowers with nutrition benefits to consider adding to your garden…. Read more »

Having trouble sleeping? Exercise!

Many of us have trouble falling asleep at night, even after a long day of work. According to a study published in the journal of Mental Health and Physical Activity, exercising throughout the week cuts down significantly on feelings of sleepiness during the day.  The participants who exercised for 150 minutes throughout the week were… Read more »