Life Balance

There are loads of things I would love to do but every time I dare to dream about reading more, finally learning to play my ukulele or spend more time at the climbing gym, I hear myself say, “I don’t have the time” or “Where...

guest blog with Jane Dutra-Salemi When our older kids were younger, we were happiness-rich, but money-poor. Out of necessity, we needed to create for our family a holiday season that was built upon experiences and family togetherness instead of monetary things. We didn’t know it then,...

The past few months I have been reading books and listening to loads podcasts on habit change science. Yes, it is a science and it’s fascinating stuff. Today I listened to a super cool podcast with BJ Fogg, a behavior scientist and author of Tiny Habits....

Living in the digital age has its upside for sure. On one hand we are more globally connected and have more entertainment, information and conversation at our finger tips then at any time in history. The average American checks their devise about 157 times per...

“There is more to life than merely increasing its speed” ~ Mahatma Gandhi Like all things in nature, we have an inherent rhythm that moves within us. The most obvious example is the rhythm of our heartbeat. I love Ayurveda because its wisdom is rooted deep...

As I stretched out on my mat this morning I realized how much I love yoga; my mat, the ritual of my practice, the breath, the flow of the poses and, of course, savasana. I realized yoga makes me happy — like “a little kid...

  I feel it often and hear it a lot from my students and clients: the desire for more time. Do you catch yourself saying things like “I wish I had more time”, “There’s not enough time to get it all done”, “If only I had...