Did you know that you can change your brain? Likewise, you can actually change the way your brain thinks, sends signals, and more! This is called neural plasticity. Your brain surely isn’t plastic, but it can and does form and reform like a plastic! Although our brains constantly change without our knowing or purposeful doing,… Read More Neural Plasticity Vs. Overeating
Of course, when you set a goal, you intend on achieving that goal. But what I am getting at, is that you can actually set both, each of which have different objectives. Goals can be short or long term, but most people set goals that end up being long term, and then forget about them… Read More Setting Goals and Setting Intentions
If you have been keeping up with the blog, you may have been awaiting this post, as self-care was the main focus of the last post. If you haven’t had the chance to read it, you can find it here. Now, let’s get down to the nitty-gritty; self-care is very important to the wellbeing of… Read More Subtle Self-Care Practices
Treat Yourself Right! Self-care is about as simple as it gets when giving back to yourself. All you are really doing is caring about yourself. Now, this can get broken down into a variety of ways, reasons, and different possibilities, as each person is so much different than another. Different people may need to focus… Read More Significance of Self-Care
Do you consider yourself a negative person? Maybe you think more pessimistically then you feel you should be. Well, this could be affecting more than just your momentary attitude. In fact, it has been proven to have a much greater affect on your overall outlook, personality, and health. Yep! You read that correctly. Being positive… Read More A Positive Outlook Converts to a Healthier You
Hydrate, hydrate, hydrate! I recently met a woman who very rarely drinks plain ol’ water. I thought, “Hmm, only camels could survive without water…” I was actually concerned, but it also got me thinking about all the benefits that come with being hydrated. In a recent post, I mentioned a few benefits that come along… Read More Why is Staying Hydrated So Important?
Hydration is key… This is one of the most difficult questions to truly answer, as there are so many alternatives in play. Each person’s body is completely different, thus giving an unspecified certain amount of water to drink per day. Another huge element to think about is what foods and water-based beverages we are consuming.… Read More How Much Water Should You ACTUALLY Drink?!
I’m sure you have heard a thousand or so times how you should drink more water, but do you know why? Water is the key to good skin, increasing your energy, aiding in weight loss, and so much more! Take a look at all these great benefits of drinking water!! Increase Energy + Relieve Fatigue… Read More Benefits of Water
Another Approach To Health About 30 years ago and beyond, science had vetoed the idea that psychology can have any effect on physical wellness. In efforts to prove that wrong, studies were conducted in the 1980’s and 1990’s. The outcome: Our immune system is directly correlated with our happiness. These studies are the reason that… Read More Laughing Can Be Stronger Than Medicine
Don’t Go Back for Seconds Just Yet Most people eat their meals like they are actually starving. While this may feel normal, it isn’t normal for our bodies. Not to mention, it leads to one of the biggest contributors to obesity: overeating. Overeating can cause rapid weight gain, which many of us see annually during… Read More Overeating