Monthly Archives: February 2014

Why Self-Care?

Why do I practice and promote self-care? Besides the fact that I like feeling strong and healthy, I want to be present for the celebrations, joys, and achievements of my young loved-ones.  If they face hard times, my particular brand … Continue reading

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Breathe your way to rest

Conscious breathing, during a massage, usually results in a quieting of the mind and relaxation of the body’s muscular system. One of my clients fights against this, saying she “doesn’t want to miss the massage, by dozing off.” Is fighting to … Continue reading

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Move the Body

How often have you heard this statement? “We were in Italy for two weeks, and ate like crazy, but didn’t gain any weight.  I guess it’s because we walked so much!” How about incorporating more walking, when running regular errands … Continue reading

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