I have recently been nominated for 3 wonderful awards by 3 lovely bloggers! Many thanks to Dawn Hawsking and Megan S for the Dragon’s Loyalty Award, and to Jenny for the Inner Peace Award. All three of these ladies have inspiring, … Continue reading
View from the Amritapuri Ashram in India, birthplace of the “hugging saint”. Wonderful place for Yoga and Mediation (with views like this, it’s hard not to!)
“What is it on this planet, that needs doing, that I know something about, that probably won’t happen unless I take responsibility for it” – Buckminster Fuller When I was younger, my head was full of ideas of what I … Continue reading
I’ve fallen off the face of the cyber earth a bit, because I’ve just started working full time again *shudder*. So while I can’t claim to be a dutiful NaBloPoMo or NHPBM participant anymore, there was a prompt last week … Continue reading
It’s day 13 of NHBPM and NaBloPoMo! Thanks to everyone who has been following me so far! Wego health has provided a wonderful daily prompt for today: Evolution Write about how being a patient or caregiver has changed you. How … Continue reading
I love the cinema. That is why I was a bit surprised when trying to think of an answer to todays prompt from NaBloPoMo: Monday, November 11, 2013 If you had to be trapped inside a movie for 5 days, … Continue reading
The first sign of illness, as well as the dwindling after effects are, for me, always a runny nose. I’ve inherited this from my father who walks around with a constant supply of tissues and tips on nose blowing efficiency. … Continue reading
After an uplifting yoga session this morning, I decided to write another yoga related post on one of my favourite poses: cat pose. The movements in this pose are subtle, but it’s great for waking up your spine- particularly for … Continue reading
This waterfall at the Kiyomizudera Temple in Kyoto, Japan is meant to give health and longevity to those who drink from its waters. However, those who are greedy and try to drink from all three streams will be cursed with bad luck and ill health. Luckily, the hoards of tourists and spiritual seekers who now crowd around the falls, make getting just one drink challenge enough. It’s been over a year since I’ve had a drink from one of the streams…so far, so good!
What health superstitions have you heard of? Would you give them a try?
I’ve been eating on and off gluten free for about 2 years. It wasn’t when I stopped eating gluten that I noticed the biggest difference, but when I reintroduced gluten after not eating it for several months. When I woke … Continue reading
It’s day 6 of NaBloPoMo and NHBPM! Interesting prompt today from Wego Health, I’ve really been enjoying reading everyone’s responses! Daily Prompt: Say WHAT?! What’s the most ridiculous thing you’ve heard about your health condition? Was there any context? What … Continue reading
I have discovered something wonderful. Not only is it NaBloPoMo (National Blog Posting Month), WEGO, is also running a NHBPM (National Health Blog Posting Month). Thanks to My Brain Leison and Me for posting about it! I’m very excited about … Continue reading
I only bought it because I was desperate. “Power Yoga for Happiness” was only $14.99, and I had just wasted almost $300 on a cleanse that did absolutely nothing except leave trails of strange protein mixes all over my kitchen. … Continue reading
With Halloween and other mid-season holidays being celebrated this week, I am finding my social calendar filling up more than usual. Add some friends visiting, and trying to find an apartment and you can imagine how busy my days have … Continue reading