Keto: Week One

This summer has been quite frustrating in a lot of ways, one of them being the frequency and severity of my migraines. I’ve tried no less than 6 different preventive medications for them. I’ve tried cutting out gluten, soy, alcohol, nuts, legumes, and dairy. I’ve tried the Whole30. I’ve tried intuitive eating. I’ve tried acupuncture, […]

Weird Wellness Loves Lately

A couple of weekends ago, I was EXHAUSTED. I slept from 7 pm on Friday until 12 pm the next day, waking up only to feed my dog and myself.  I had been pushing myself too hard, and my body was trying to tell me something.  So I listened. I slept all weekend, ate what […]

Ch-ch-ch-changes

This morning was a tragic morning. Charm and I were just sitting in bed, I was enjoying my lovely green smoothie and iced coffee.  The smoothie had chocolate protein powder, spinach, banana, and blueberries, so it was a deep beautiful green. We didn’t have a care in the world. I adjusted the blankets a little […]

Recovery Corner

I’ve been working out a lot lately. And with lots of workouts come sore muscles. Add in travel and that’s a recipe for tight shoulders too. With my old horseback riding injuries it’s easy for my shoulders and neck to get all sorts of messed up and tight.  I also fell down the stairs earlier […]

Mindfulness on the Move

As spring and summer pick up, so does my travel schedule. For everyone out there with spring breaks, wedding season, and summer vacation, this is a time when you might spend plenty of time on the road or in the sky. And even if you’re not traveling, chances are you spend a good amount of […]

How I Kicked a Cold in 3 Days

Two weeks ago, my allergies hit me hard. I was sniffling, teary eyed, sneezing, the works. That was on Thursday. And then by Friday, I was in full-blown cold territory. Super congested, constantly blowing my nose, the works.  I can handle a migraine, but one thing I hate more than anything is feeling sidelined by […]