It’s Okay To Not Be Okay

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The sunken place is real. For me, it looks a lot like paradise but in slow motion. It’s drenched in a cold color palette like in Ozark but with palm trees swaying in the background as if stuck in molasses. I can’t say definitively that I’ve been here before.

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You Honestly Need Plants In Your Life, And Here’s Why

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Plants get a bad rep for being hard to take care of when they’re actually really easy compared to the other living things we care for. They just need soil, water, and sun. They can’t fall down the steps and kill themselves. They don’t choke on small objects. There’s no diaper changing. No scrubbing random stains out of the carpet. They just sit there in quiet perfection. It’s honestly a dream existence if you think about it.

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Negative Self-Talk: How to break The Loop

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The dreaded negative self-talk loop. If you’ve ever created something that means something to you (or if you’re just a human living on this earth that doesn’t suffer from extreme narcissism), you’ve probably experienced it to some degree. It’s an internal stream of dialogue that insists that nothing that you do is good enough. That nothing will change for the better. That every push toward your goal is futile. Again, this is a spectrum, but the far end of the spectrum can be crippling.

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Is The Social Media Wellness World All About Aesthetics?

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Social media is the perfect breeding ground for a good health craze. The number of protein shakes, hair vitamins and tummy teas that we’re exposed to on the daily basis is honestly ridiculous. We have to force ourselves to get past the aesthetics long enough to actually make informed decisions about the products that we consume.

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An Argument for More Stretch Classes In Studios

Stretching has a way of turning people off. We do it because we know that we should, but we don’t always dedicate the time to really see the benefits. Setting aside a dedicated amount of time for a full stretch routine can be the perfect way to start your day or wind down before bed.

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