Digital Detox for the Holidays

digital detox

For the first time in many years, I’ve decided to take 13 days off between Christmas and New Years and not traveling. I’m feeling the need to really scale back my life right now and the holiday time is a perfect time to get back to what is really important to me. To jumpstart my…

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Winter Spaghetti Squash Bake

spaghetti squash

The temperature has officially dropped in Pittsburgh and it’s really starting to feel like winter! Today, we want to share with you a warm and toasty spaghetti squash recipe guaranteed to fill you up. The ever-popular winter gourd, spaghetti squash, is in its prime season right now. The spaghetti stands out from other squash varieties…

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One A Day

one a day

One a day. We are diving headfirst into the busy new season of fall! And the holidays are quickly approaching! Now more than ever, I am relying on what I call my “one a day” rule. A few years back my husband and I created this rule for our lives. It not only helps us…

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Calm Your Anxiety: Mindfulness Help

Calm your anxiety. I have a real tendency toward anxiousness. I think a lot of people do, especially in our modern-day society. In fact, it’s almost difficult not to! It would be untrue to say I still don’t struggle with it, even with my (self-proclaimed!) obsession with mindfulness. What I can say is that regular…

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Beating Back-To-School Stress

beating back-to-school stress

Beating back-to-school stress. As exciting as the start of fall is, there comes with this season a certain amount of trepidation. No matter if you have young kids, older kids, or no kids, it seems that this season is doomed to be hectic. Or so I thought until I started practicing mindfulness.

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My Mindfulness Corner

Mindfulness Corner meditation wellness day

I recently set up a Meditation Area in my house. My mindfulness corner is something I keep set up at all times so that anytime I am the least bit inspired (outside of my regular bedtime meditation routine that I’ve gotten in the habit of), I can sit down and focus immediately.

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