Brain Health, Television, and Aging Gracefully

If you’re like most people, you spent the pandemic watching more television. Situation comedies, especially the older ones, were the most popular. According to an article by USA Today, “Last year, NBC’s “Friends” – which ended its 10-year run in 2004 – was the most-watched comedy on broadcast or cable TV, with 96.7 billion minutes … Read more

Sunday Serenities – A New Affirmation to Start Your Week

Sunday Serenities – A New Affirmation to Start Your Week Each week we will be sharing a new affirmation.  The introductory information will remain the same, but if you are new to affirmations, please check out the first two sections on “What is an Affirmation?” and  “How to Practice Your Affirmation.” If you regularly read … Read more

A Surprising New Way to Lower Your Risk of Dementia

Dementia can be a scary thought. Who doesn’t know someone who is either caring for someone who has it, is struggling with it themselves, or may lost a parent or relative to dementia. You may be caring for someone with dementia yourself. Modern medicine will tell us that some factors, like aging and genetics, are … Read more

Attracting Positive People Into Your Life

Through the Law of Attraction, like attracts like. What you think about, you bring about. We are like human magnets when it comes to our thoughts. If we have positive thoughts, we attract positive things. In order to have more positive people in our lives, we need to invite them in. You may be saying, … Read more

Superfoods with a twist!

We’ve all heard about superfoods.  They are the foods that are supposed to be absolutely perfect for us.  Usually they are around for awhile and then they die out from lack of interest, or even worse, they don’t work or may even be dangerous. For many years we have tried to eat healthier in our … Read more

Unicorns and Your Peaceful Life

Disclaimer – this was borrowed, with permission. Quick – before they disappear! Think about this magical topic – What Unicorns Can Teach You About Making Your Life More Magically Peaceful  You may have heard stories that society is approaching peak unicorn. Some experts are saying it’s  time to start thinking about what you can do … Read more

Finding Balance for a Peaceful Life

One of the most valuable tools in my toolbox for a peaceful life is balance. I’m not talking about the type of balance that gives you the perfect yoga pose, although that is part of it. You may be wondering how it is even possible to find balance. After all, if you want to be … Read more

Stress and the Importance of Sleep Part 3 of 3

Bedtime Routines that Combat Stress One of the biggest reasons people experience stress at bedtime is failure to plan for a restful night’s sleep. Like most things, failure to plan is a plan to fail. It seems simple enough, get in bed, turn off the lights, close our eyes, and fall asleep. If only it were … Read more

Stress and the Importance of Sleep Part 1 of 3

Sadly, stress is part of life. At some point, everyone experiences stress. Physical, emotional and other types of stress take their toll on our minds and bodies. That’s one of the reasons sleep is so important. Sleep is can help us manage our stress. Our bodies use sleep to restore and recover. While we sleep … Read more

Ancient Tools for a More Peaceful Life

For thousands of years, people have sought methods to quiet their minds. Long before modern technology introduced new distractions into our lives, humans have pursued inner peace. Think what it must have been like so many years ago. There were no modern conveniences, food was not readily available from a store or a delivery service, … Read more