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Om

Om is the ubiquitous sound most everyone associates with yoga.

Pronounced “Aah Ooh Mmm”, Om is a sacred mantra… and is really fun to say.

Try it. I’ll wait.

Fun, right?

Here is where you will find posts on yoga, as well as meditation and mindfulness.

Here are a few to get you started:

A Beginner’s Guide to Yoga Inversions

How Mindful Eating Helps You Eat Well

6 YouTube Yogis You Should Be Watching 

 

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Why I Believe Positivity Has a Place in Mindfulness

I’m a roll with the punches, make the best of a bad situation, look-on-the-bright side kind of gal. I’m not one to dwell on something that can’t be changed. Some days, it’s something as simple as turning a “no” into a “yes” from my…

February 16, 2017
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6 More YouTube Yogis You Should Be Watching

Still interested in starting a yoga practice, but just haven’t quite taken the plunge? Or have you gotten into a yogi-slump and are tired of your current routines? Well, if you have foregone your yoga endeavors, sorry to say, you’re simply out of excuses.…

February 2, 2017
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How to Solve Your Biggest Problems With Mindfulness

Think you’ve got 99 problems, but stress ain’t one? Think again. If you find yourself answering that classic small-talk opener “How are you?” with “Busy!” instead of the expected “Fine, thanks,” you’ve got two issues. The first one is easy to solve: Recognize that…

January 26, 2017
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Yoga for Stress: Poses to Soothe

When the stress of the day and looming to-do lists start to take a toll on your health, practicing yoga can prove to be an effective stress reliever. It may seem impossible to take an hour out of your busy day to do a…

January 7, 2017
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Why I Love Setting Goals – and You Should, Too!

Procrastination used to be my default station. Now, I make the goal-setting junction my new focusing function! Jokes aside, I love to set goals and you should, too. Goal setting doesn’t have to be boring or dreaded. Starting small with an accessible goal is…

December 27, 2016
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10 Fabulous Ways to Give Back This Holiday Season

You’ve made a list, you’ve checked it twice and — oh no! — looks like you forgot to add giving back. Well no fear, there are still plenty of ways you can make a difference in people’s lives this holiday season. For a few…

December 21, 2016
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How to Use the Winter Solstice to Realign Your Goals

The holiday season is so busy, so non-stop, it’s hard to find a moment of peace. Whether you’re behind on your shopping list, dreading a work party or gearing up to host the big holiday dinner, stressful thoughts are always lurking the shadows. Which…

December 20, 2016
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Yoga for Gratitude: 5 Poses to Inspire

Practicing gratitude improves your mood and overall attitude about life, but that’s not all. It also helps reduce stress, which is no small thing when it comes to your physical health. Studies show that stress can increase the risk for heart disease, high blood…

November 10, 2016
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Why Makeup Does Not a Woman Make

Every once-in-a-while, the desire for a new lipstick becomes overwhelming. When this happens, the doors to heaven open up and I find myself on auto-drive to the makeup counter. The choices for colors are nearly paralyzing, and soon half an hour passes and the…

September 2, 2016