Blogs about Wellness

My New Creations!!!!

  I am very excited to announce my very own line of all natural products for your body, made with therapeutic grade essential oils! I have a deodorizing body spray, a deodorizing body powder, and a soothing muscle rub.

Women On the Move - The Food Truck Owner

This is one of several interviews titled: "Women On The Move." The stories are about women that made their dreams become reality. Women that live the life they want and deserve. Strong women with the focus and determination to pull out all the stops in their life. This interview, Women On The Move - The Food Truck Owner, is about how one woman took a chance to change her life.My guest: Debbie Ciardo,  Food Truck Owner + Chef of La Strada.

Answers to "Nourishing" Questions

Recently I had the honor of teaching a "Simple Food Tools and Strategies" course at the Older Adult Institute in Albuquerque

LOW BACK PAIN PREVENTION PROGRAM

    I think it’s safe to say that most people have muscle imbalances. An imbalance is an overactive muscle on one side of a joint and a weak, underactive muscle on the opposite side. Because one side is weak, other muscles have to kick in to help and this creates what is known as muscle compensations.

Drunk, With More Alcohol, Driving Away...

On Memorial Day evening, my daughters and I stopped at the grocery store.  In the checkout line, the man ahead of us was purchasing a 12-16 large cans of alcohol and doggy treats, joking with the cashier and bagger, and floundered in his wallet for the right amount of cash.  Oh my goodness, that man is so drunk!

What Failure May Bring...

This week Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson recently posted his story about traveling to Canada at age 19 and playing&n

How I found inspiration from Bobbi Brown........

  How I found inspiration from Bobbi Brown…. As I was driving home from the gym one morning, as always, I had the radio on. Much to my husband’s chagrin, I am a serial station changer…..yep, I’m one of those people who constantly changes the station until I find something that I want to listen to……for a while at least…..then it’s on to the next station!

Want to get Healthy? Take a Nap!

Centuries ago, it was common for people to sleep 8 to 9 hours each day. But now, only about 25% of Americans get 8 or more hours of sleep. "The foundations of good health are good diet, good exercise and good sleep, but two out of three doesn't get you there," -- Dr. Anne Calhoun, neurology professor, University of North Carolina. Eating healthily and getting plenty of exercise are not enough to make up for the danger that sleep deprivation poses to your health.

3 Healthy Practices You Don’t Know You’re Doing Wrong

 Health and fitness fads come and go, but some stick around longer than others. Some fads become common knowledge, and end up as “common sense” that might turn out not to be so sensible after all. 

Forget About Others

Oh look how much that guy is lifting! Look at that lady attacking that treadmill! Stop, are you at the gym for you or to pay attention to all the people around you? That is a question that only you can answer.