Nature Therapy and Green Exercise

Since the beginning of time, nature has been used for its restorative value.  Taoist created gardens to improve human health, a 17th century guide advises readers to ‘spare time in the garden…there is no better way to preserve your health’, and there were the ancient gardens of Mesopotamia.  Of course, there is John Muir’s observation,‘Thousands [...]

Nature Therapy and Green Exercise2021-08-03T16:25:51-06:00

Life Coaching- Curious about what I do?

Have you been curious about what I really do? Want to better understand how I support people in living happy, healthy lives?  Check out this video to understand more.... As a Life Coach and Guide... I work with active, outdoor-oriented conscientious women who want to be healthier, feel more ease and fulfillment, but [...]

Life Coaching- Curious about what I do?2021-02-17T17:35:21-07:00

Celebrating Winter Solstice

Today is the December 21, the Winter Solstice.  For us in the northern hemisphere this is the shortest day of the year, least light, most darkness.  This day marks the start of Winter, the season of dormancy, darkness and cold.  But it also represents the coming of lighter, longer days. This is something we can [...]

Celebrating Winter Solstice2020-12-21T15:14:08-07:00

Why Nature?

Nature Heals Since the beginning of time, nature has provided much to humans, not just for survival, but also in restorative value.  Contemporary studies show that nature has many positive impacts on humans.   One study showed patients in a hospital healed faster on the side which overlooked a natural space.  Findings are so convincing [...]

Why Nature?2020-08-13T17:27:41-06:00

Mindfulness and Movement- Nature Connection Outings

Morning New Moon Wander New Moon is a sacred time to reflect. cultivate healing, and create new beginnings. For this New Moon, we will get out earlier on the land to enjoy the lovely summer morning.  Not really a hike, but a wander to allow reflection and release, while we contemplate what is next for [...]

Mindfulness and Movement- Nature Connection Outings2020-07-16T12:37:47-06:00

Healthy Movement, not just ‘Exercise’

Exercise is a double 4-letter word Do you ever get this impression?  We all know that we need exercise, but many aren't successful at connecting the true benefits of movement to their personal needs and desires.  There are so many benefits from 'exercise' and healthy movement, such as- Managing your weight Controlling blood pressure (strengthens [...]

Healthy Movement, not just ‘Exercise’2020-06-10T12:25:26-06:00

Celebrate Earth Day

Earth Day has been celebrated every year since 1970, and 50 years later its purpose remains the same: encourage social and political action by drawing attention to the cause. Every year, around the world, the damaged state of the environment comes to the forefront, and millions of people take the opportunity to pitch in -- [...]

Celebrate Earth Day2020-04-22T10:31:46-06:00

Full Pink Moon in April

While I would normally be guiding a full moon hike this Tuesday, instead I would like to share with you some great information about the significance of the full moon.  The start of the lunar cycle is new (no) moon, where we can not see the light being cast upon it by our sun.  As [...]

Full Pink Moon in April2020-04-07T09:32:55-06:00

Staying safe, sane and stress-free

Practicing extreme self-care Life as we know it is significantly altered due to the COVID-19 outbreak, this is the time to practice extreme self-care.  While you might be home-bound, or out in public, you can do all kinds of things to keep your stress levels down and your mind engaged.  First and foremost, practice washing [...]

Staying safe, sane and stress-free2020-04-07T09:38:48-06:00

Benefits of Physical Activity

By not doing exercise or activity on a regular basis people are sentencing themselves to the greater possibility of heart disease, high blood pressure, diabetes, fractures and various other forms of health conditions, possibly at an earlier age. Taking care of the physical component includes muscle strengthening, stretching and cardiovascular (endurance) development.  Balance and coordination [...]

Benefits of Physical Activity2019-11-17T12:30:22-07:00
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