Wellness

Hydrating Mocktails with Hydrant

Hydrating Mocktails with Hydrant

You guys know that I LOVE the Hydrant rapid hydration drink. I get it delivered every month and drink one every morning first thing, and then again before bed. I also take them with me when I travel. I wrote a full post about it here, but in a nutshell, […]

How I’m Dealing With 2020

How I’m Dealing With 2020

In the middle of a global pandemic and the start of a Presidential election season here in the US, I fully expect 2020 to be completely chaotic right on through to the end of the year. I wanted to share how I’m dealing with 2020 and list some coping strategies. […]

Using CBD Oil Over 40

Using CBD Oil Over 40

I’m an avid believer in carving out a good life for yourself. I’m not talking about anything material here. I’m talking about looking after your physical, spiritual and mental health and viciously guarding it. We were created to live a full and joyful life, but if we don’t take care […]

The Green Juice for Energy & Weight loss

The Green Juice for Energy & Weight loss

I did a full review of the Sirtfood Diet several years ago. If you are interested in that you can read it here. I don’t usually “diets”, per say, but I can highly recommend this one if you need to shift some weight rather quickly…..and safely. It works. (And did […]

Getting Fit Over 50

Getting Fit Over 50

I’ve really been turning over a new leaf out here during our lockdown. Well……..maybe it’s an old leaf- but it needed turning over again just the same! In the struggle to organize my life and set my self up for health and fitness success, I thought I’d share with you […]

My Morning Routine Over 50

My Morning Routine Over 50

I changed my morning routine over 50. Maybe it was the over abundance of stress. Covid, our daughter being in another country and unable to return home, my husbands recent heart attack, all of the financial pressure brought on by the lockdown. Or maybe it was just my age. Or […]

6 Ways to Boost Your Mood At Home

6 Ways to Boost Your Mood At Home

I really feel for the states who were told that their Stay at Home order is going to be extended. The strain on mental health in this situation is for real and I hope that everyone is doing their best to stay healthy both physically as well as mentally as […]

Healthy Snack Ideas

Healthy Snack Ideas

So, snacking has become a “thing” here in my house during this quarantine. I typically don’t keep snacks in the house and that’s been a big part of my “stay healthy” plan for years. But y’all……..boredom and munchies in lockdown is for real! I started out making bread. This was […]

Garmin Hybrid Fitness Watch

Garmin Hybrid Fitness Watch

One of the things keeping me on track (read:”from going insane”) at the moment is fitness and I’m crediting my Garmin Hybrid Fitness Watch for getting me moving again in quarantine! If you’re struggling to move while in lockdown, read on because this may help you too! Like everyone else, […]

How I’m Dealing With Quarantine

How I’m Dealing With Quarantine

I recently spoke with one of my sisters and I was telling her that I was trying to look at this whole “stay-at-home” thing as “cocooning”. You know…….where I do all these beauty treatments, take really good care of myself and then emerge from my cocoon after all this is […]