One of my favorite pick-me-ups is fresh flowers in my home. Sometimes I feel inspired to buy myself a bouquet, but more often than not, it gets overlooked in favor of my grocery list. That is, until my friend Cathy and I came up with this brilliant idea!
Check out our Flower Gifting Ritual in the video below.
There are some surprising benefits of having a healthy morning routine: increased energy, better focus, and…stronger emotional boundaries? Yes! Watch below for a real life story of how a strong morning routine can help you get in touch with your desires and teach you to prioritize your self-care.
While creating custom morning routines, a blocker that shows up consistently for folks is time wasted on their phone. Whether it’s keeping them up at night, or they get sucked into Twitter first thing in the morning, phone time is getting in the way of quality sleep and masterful mornings.
I recently had the honor of being a guest on the Project Management for the Masses Podcast, hosted by Cesar Abeid. Of course we spoke about Morning Routines and how impactful they can be, even for self-proclaimed night owls.
How you spend your morning has a profound impact on the rest of your day. Benefits of a healthy morning routine include feeling energized and calm, increasing your productivity and focus, and building resilience to stress.
Watch this video to learn the 5 keys to mastering your mornings…
I recently had the pleasure of being a guest on the Dear Kobe podcast, where I did a deep dive into work-from-home wellness. In this episode, we explore the importance of routines and rituals to break up your day, keep you feeling energized and focused, and ensuring that your wellness practices stay in tact even during the pandemic.
What you surround yourself with can have a profound effect on your wellbeing!
One of the biggest perks of working from home is being able to create a workspace you truly love. In this video, join me for a tour of my home office and be inspired to design a space that’s perfect for you!
In December I wrote an article called How not be a shut-in, because I believe, if you’re someone that works from home, ensuring that you have dedicated time each week to get out the house and socialize is crucial for your overall well-being. Well, just a few short months later, everyone all over the globe is finding that their health and well-being relies upon being a shut-in! How quickly things can change!
I won’t pretend to have a prescription for doing this correctly, or even optimally. I know I’m finding myself coping with new levels of stress and exhaustion, and have to pay close attention to how I’m feeling daily and adjust accordingly. What I’d like to share here though, are some practices that can help you remain calm and have some degree of normalcy, even in these highly unusual times.
During the great recession of 2007-2009, I was laid off from my job. I was 29 years old, living in Los Angeles, unhappily married, immersed in my first yoga teacher training, and working full time as a program coordinator for a literacy non-profit. At that time, I saw being laid off as a gift. Here’s why, and some invaluable lessons I learned along the way.