Health

Here We Go…

Whether you celebrate Christmas or Hanukkah (or both, like we do) Happy Holidays!  I hope you are enjoying being in the moment and experiencing the best of this time of year.  Whatever your plans, most of us find this a time to remember and connect with people we love.  As Read more…

Fitness

Flexibility 101

Most of us go through our days thinking of the obvious things we need to do and accomplish, such as going to work, taking care of our families, paying our bills and making time to have fun and decompress. With so much to do, taking care of our bodies’ health Read more…

Health

Chasing Autumn

It’s that time of year –the last of summer vacations have been taken, a hint of fall coming, and it’s back to school and work. It’s a time that can be both challenging and energizing, with change in the air. There may not seem to be enough hours in the Read more…

Health

Join Me In Evergreen This Saturday

Natural Grocers hosts various interesting and educational events throughout the year, including seminars, cooking demonstrations and health fairs. These community events are a great way to learn wellness-related and nutrition information in person. They are also a great opportunity to ask questions and get clarification from the experts who are Read more…

Health

Those Gremlins!

When was the last time you woke up in the morning, greeted yourself in the mirror, and told yourself that you were beautiful, wonderful the way you are, and worthy of love and happiness? Have you done this recently? Have you ever done this? Among most people I know, myself Read more…

Health

Take Care

Summer is finally here, so I thought it’s time to lighten things up a bit. This is the time we (traditionally) slow down, get outdoors more, vacation and, generally, hang out. I don’t know how much hanging out you plan to do, but the thought of adding in some relaxation Read more…

Health

Making it Stick!

Over the last several weeks, I’ve been talking about four elements of wellbeing: Sleep, Food, Mood and Exercise. I’ve also discussed how these four areas interact and support each other. Understanding these interactions can play a major role in being able to maintain changes in lifestyle habits over the long Read more…