If you are looking for solid coach training that offers intuitive and psychospiritual components, my Transformative Coach Training Series may be a good fit. And if you are looking for a reputable coaching credential, my training satisfies the educational component of two coach certifications. Coach Certification First, the training qualifies toward the Board Certified Coach… [Read More]
Ask the bigger WHY
When you face challenges in adapting positive lifestyle changes, and wanting to just go back to the old familiar way of being, ask yourself – what is it costing you not to take action? And you need to go deep, and think of not just the immediate consequences but keep asking “then what?” – until… [Read More]
Cortisol is a good thing but not all the time
Stress exists in our lives for good reasons – when we need to deal with emergency situations, the physiological changes caused by the spike in the stress hormone, cortisol can help us respond and adjust to situations. However, if stress is chronic, and our cortisol level remains elevated, it can cause a lot of negative… [Read More]
Caring for your nervous system
Taking care of your nervous system can help you restore and replenish your energy, stay focused without the caffeine jitter, and feel calm and relaxed so that you can get the rest you need when you need it. Here are 4 approaches to help care for your nervous system for increased energy: Strengthen the nervous… [Read More]
Nutrition, Herbs and Essential Oils for Stress Reduction
Certain foods and stimulants can trigger increased sense of anxiety, making us more prone to stress. Others have the effect of soothing the nervous system, or helping increase our body’s ability to adjust to stressful situations. Here are a few tips on using nutrition, herbs and essential oils to manage stress: Use “nervine” herbs, which are… [Read More]
Yoga, Meditation and Essential Oils
What is Meditation? Meditation is an experience that engages your mind and can offer both relaxation and energizing benefits. It develops a mind-body connection that encompasses fitness, health, and wellness. Essential Oils are a great way to further deepen that connection and ignite your inner senses. Meditation exercises when practiced regularly can be powerful, calming… [Read More]
Eat Your Greens!
For the past year I have been picking my up a wonderful bag of vegetables from a local organic farm. Community Supported Agriculture Every week I receive an email telling me what is in my CSA share. CSA stands for “Community Supported Agriculture.” A CSA is a partnership between a local farm and the neighboring… [Read More]
Don’t forget to hydrate!
Okay, so let me ask you… Does your morning typically start with a latte or cappuccino? Do you find yourself reaching for a Diet Coke to help you snap out of a mid-afternoon slump? While sweet drinks may give you a temporary energy boost, they can also cause your energy levels to crash shortly after…. [Read More]