Feminine Health Part 2: Yoni Pearls, Vaginal Allergies & Looseness, Pregnancy

Welcome to Part II of my Feminine Health series! I answer questions about uterine fibroids, feminine products and body odor over on Part I but if you’re interested in learning more about yoni pearls, whether you can be allergic to your partners sexual make-up, the myth of vaginal ‘looseness’ and if it’s possible to sike yourself out of conceiving- this is the article for you!

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Top 5 Fitness Apps for Rapid Weight Loss

In my Joyous Healing Facebook, our first 30-Day Challenge is a Fitness challenge which inspired to create a list of the top fitness apps for rapid weight loss! The purpose of the group is to motivate my Joyous Girl Gang to incorporate healthy habits in 30 Day increments and what better way to do so than to use our beloved smartphones!

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The Power of Positive Self-Talk & How It Will Change Your Life!

What do I mean by the “I am”?  Well, it is the ways in which you describe yourself, the ways in which you explain your actions and beliefs. Think about that for several seconds. What do you tell yourself? What words do you use to describe yourself, and your habits?  This is self-talk! Psychology Today explains “cheerful and supportive or negative and self-defeating, this internal chatter is referred to as “self-talk.” Your self-talk combines your conscious thoughts with your unconscious beliefs and biases. It's an effective way for your brain to interpret and process your daily experience.”

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7 Healthy Weight Loss Tips

Ladies, please tell me I'm not the only one who struggles to lose those last 10-15 lbs? Ten years ago I could eat whatever I wanted and the only form of exercise I engaged in was walking to the corner store for a Hershey bar. I know, I was terribly unhealthy! But as a holistic health coach, I've learned 7 tips for healthy, sustainable weight loss and I cannot wait to share them with you all.

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5 Home Remedies for Flu Symptoms

Can I be honest with you? My most recent flu symptoms really kicked my behind! I'm talking complete exhaustion- I could barely make it out of bed. A headache so severe the mildest noise made me want to plug my ears with cement. And a body so sore I couldn't sleep, I couldn't walk, and I could barely exist. Flu symptoms are no joke, not to mention that viral infections can actually kill you. I was forced to lovingly care for my aching body and create 6 home remedies to alleviate my Flu Symptoms.

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5 Tools to Deal with Anxiety

I was elated when my director loved a presentation I'd given to the Marketing VP so much that I was enlisted for another presentation reserved exclusively for senior executives. It was the perfect opportunity to advance my career and earn a well-deserved promotion. My excitement lasted all of 15 seconds when she told me the dates for the presentation. My heart immediately sunk, my anxiety kicked into overdrive, and my search for tools on how to deal with anxiety began.

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How Your Digestion Impacts Hormone Imbalances + 8 Natural Tips to Balance Your Hormones

Ever since I was diagnosed with Celiac Disease I've been obsessed with healing my gut in every way possible. During my hunt for gut healing resources, I became seriously aware that an unhealthy digestive tract can be a major contributor to hormonal imbalances in our body. From weight gain to hair loss to mood swings- your gut may be to blame! If you're suffering from any of the symptoms

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New Habits, Who This?: 9 TedTalks to Establish New Habits in the New Year

“I can’t believe this year went by so quickly!” How many times have you heard someone say this around the end of the year? How many times have you said it yourself? I definitely have (raises hand!) It’s that I had a whole 365-days and still didn’t reach my exercise goals feeling... Well worry not sunshine, you’re not alone.

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Why Self-Care is a Must for Women + 11 Simple Self-Care Tips

It's time I get real about self-care! I am a huge fan of incorporating self-care into my everyday life. In fact, I took an online quiz that deemed me a "self-care maven" just last week. But a kick-ass self-care routine wasn't always part of my life and even after realizing the important role it plays in my life, I still struggle with incorporating it into my day-to-day sometimes.

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8 Natural Tips for a Balanced Menstrual Cycle

Sneaking to the bathroom as we hide our tampons during our menstrual cycle is the perfect depiction of how women avoid talking about their periods. Not to mention how we refuse to seek help to balance our menstrual cycle when our life- in every sense of the word- depends on it! Today we're throwing all of our reservations out the window and talking eight natural tips for balancing your menstrual cycle.

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7 Simple Tools To Reduce Stress

If you’re one of the billions of people experiencing chronic stress in your life, it’s an absolute necessity to your health that you find a way to reduce your stress level. Realistically, there are seasons in our lives when we are not able to dedicate much time to a self-care routine. Fortunately, there are many ways to incorporate mindfulness, or the act of paying attention, into our daily lives in order to feel less stressed. Here are 7 ways that you can reduce stress in your life immediately.

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