Ayurveda

If you’re reading this, you’re probably someone who’s striving to live a healthier, happier, more self-actualized life. You likely know that you need to prioritize sleep, eat more vegetables, exercise regularly and learn to meditate. Why is it, then, that we still stay up late, binge...

For most people, their work schedule dictates everything from the time they wake up, to when and how they eat their meals, to whether or not they exercise. Many people don't realize that their work schedule is the culprit of their digestive issues, and effects...

Ayurveda Seasonal Cycles - Thriving this Winter I can’t seem to get warm these days. As I sit here writing I have on two pair of pants, big fuzzy socks and fingerless mittens. According to Ayurveda, we are a reflection of nature and therefore the seasons have...

Thank you for sharing your thoughts and feedback on my last blog post, An Ayurvedic Perspective on Coffee. Many of you shared your struggle with sourcing and sustaining your energy naturally and were interested in finding ways to reduce your coffee consumption. I thought it...

As cleansing season wraps up I wanted to share with you my thoughts on one of the questions I hear most often from folks I am supporting with their seasonal cleanse.  Do I have to give up coffee? On the cleanse the answer is “yes”, post...

When I first found Ayurveda I knew that it was different from other healing traditions. I was immediately drawn to its simple truths and connection to nature. I loved how the teachings empowered me to invest in my own health and healing.  Ayurveda means the knowledge...

“Tell me your daily routine and I’ll tell you how healthy your feel.” From the first line of Change your Schedule, Change Your Life I was hooked. The foundation of my healthy lifestyle has long been the Ayurvedic practice of good dinacharya (daily routine), and this...

I am heading to Costa Rica at the end of the week for a yoga retreat and I am stoked! I have led international teacher trainings and retreats but never gone on one myself. I was feeling some guilt about taking a week off but...

I love it when the healing power of Ayurveda goes mainstream. It seems like that is happening more and more these days. When I started my coaching practice nearly seven years ago I remember having to spend a lot of time just explaining what the...