Tags archives: garden






Just Calm Down... and stop stressing!

In this time of fast-paced overachieving and mindless multi-tasking, we tend to try to be everything to everyone, leaving us harried and spread too thin to truly be good to anyone at all, let alone ourselves. Far away countries and pamper-promising spas offer momentary escapes from the frenetic fast lane of life that we have, for some odd reason, voluntarily merged onto. Excusing yourself entirely and escaping to a land far far away from life’s frenzied flow is permissible on occasion, but allowing daily interludes, even for just 5-minutes, can help alleviate unnecessary stress.



20 Workouts You Didn't Know You Were Doing

Do you consider yourself lazy? Give yourself some credit! Odds are you’re burning calories throughout the day in unexpected ways. Your friend may rub her 45 minute stairmaster session in your face, but if she sat on her butt the rest of the day, you might actually be the one getting the bigger workout. Next time you get a finger wagged at you for not hitting the gym, you can come back with, “hey! I went to the playground today!” Remember, it really is the little things that count, add up, and make a big difference. Just like that slice of chocolate cake may be bad, but that hourly handful of m&m’s- worse… Here are 20 workouts you didn’t even know you were getting (if not, they’ll sound so fun you’ll start doing them today!)