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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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7 Ways to Re-Energize Your Life This Holiday Season 

Between visiting with in-laws, preparing a Christmas Eve feast and wrapping all those carefully hidden presents, the holiday season can leave you overwhelmed, stressed and exhausted. But no one wants to feel down in the dumps while everyone else goes on their merry way.…

December 20, 2019
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7 Yoga Poses for Children With Anxiety

We hear all the time how yoga improves strength, makes it easier to meditate and helps lower your stress levels, but what about children who are living with anxiety? Can yoga help them learn to live with or even help handle their symptoms? The…

December 16, 2019
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These Intoxicating Teas Are the Best for Anxiety

Aah. Is there anything better than a nice cuppa to soothe anxious nerves? Yes — a delightful brew of the right herbs. Rates of anxiety disorders continue to increase. While talk therapy and medications do address the immediate problem and the underlying causes, sometimes,…

November 11, 2019
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Mindfulness for Moms Isn’t As Complicated As It Sounds

As a mom, you have a lot going on — and it’s easy to let those things cloud your mind. Of course, you’d rather be in the moment than perusing your list of mental to-dos or worrying about your children or stressing about work.…

September 10, 2019
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The Best Yoga Mom Blogs You Should Be Following

The thousands-year-old tradition of yoga sprouted yogini wings out of India in the ‘80s and swept the rest of the world — the west hasn’t been the same since. Yoga comes in many diverse forms with just as diverse practitioners, but the heart of…

May 9, 2019
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The Best Mindfulness Blogs of 2018

You know this mama loves her some mindfulness, and it’s high time I shared my favorite blogs with you. See, when I pass the knowledge on, that gives me the perfect excuse to expand my “Favorite Mindfulness Blogs” bookmarks list. As the pace of…

December 28, 2018
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These Are the Easiest Yoga Inversions for Beginners

Inversions provide a stable foundation to expand your yoga practice. They also happen to be great for your body. As you move your head below your heart, you stimulate your nervous system. Blood and oxygen move toward the brain, increasing your circulation while you…

November 12, 2018
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The Benefits of Yoga for Back Pain

Many still think of yoga as something that froo-froo ultraspirtualists do, but the practice spans thousands of years. You gain physical, mental and emotional benefits from yoga which empowers people to take up the practice, and many lose their negative perceptions of yoga when…

October 7, 2018