Benefits of Learning to Play a Musical Instrument – AT ANY AGE!

By | 2018-10-10T02:12:50+00:00 October 10th, 2018|Categories: Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |

They say you can't teach an old dog new tricks, right?  Well, we've come to find out, that may not be entirely true. When it comes to learning how to play a musical instrument, it really is a possibility at any age. In fact, some traumatic brain injury patients are encouraged to learn how to play an instrument. [...]

Healthy Fall Comfort Food for the Entire Family

By | 2018-10-10T02:18:37+00:00 October 9th, 2018|Categories: Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Many comfort foods have a bad reputation for being unhealthy. Some say it's the fact that at times, comfort food is closely linked to emotional eating. People often seek out comfort foods in times of stress, sadness or the "blues" that come on as the seasons change. These unhealthy options can really hijack our diets, lead [...]

Are My Eating Habits Causing Insomnia?

By | 2018-09-23T22:02:04+00:00 September 23rd, 2018|Categories: Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

Many of us strive to eat healthy diets, buy nutritious foods, and fret about how our diet affects our waistlines. However, when we are preoccupied with being thin, we might lose sight of other aspects of our overall health. For instance, have you ever thought about how your diet influences your sleep? Do you have trouble [...]

Low Cost Fall Retreats for Reinventing Your Life

By | 2018-09-23T20:48:40+00:00 September 23rd, 2018|Categories: Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |

Fall is the time of year that everything comes to a halt and begins to settle down for winter. In nature, you can see animals busily gathering food and supplies as days grow slowly shorter. The same concept is employed in human life. As Autumn rolls around people begin to think introspectively. We wonder what changes [...]

Fit, Fun, Focus: The College Life Balance

By | 2018-09-23T20:04:17+00:00 September 23rd, 2018|Categories: Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |

As you go through your first semester, the things you learn through trial and (considerable) error help smooth the way for your upcoming college years. College life is always about balance; a mix of good times, thorough studies and the ability to focus on enjoying some of everything your new surrounding offer without losing sight of [...]

Minimizing the Causes and Consequences of Interrupted Sleep Cycles

By | 2018-08-28T02:57:48+00:00 August 19th, 2018|Categories: Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |

While it appears that your body shuts down during sleep, there are many vital processes occurring. Many of us suffer from interrupted sleep. During sleep, your brain is in continuous communication with your body. While your muscles relax and your heart rate slows, your brain declutters, and your body regenerates and repairs. When you get quality [...]

5 Ways to Turn your Backyard into the Best Summer Camp Ever

By | 2018-08-28T02:55:44+00:00 August 15th, 2018|Categories: Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |

Though the scent of pumpkin spice hasn't yet begun to fill the air, your summer camp is most likely winding down for the year. Soon, the kids will be back off to school as the days get shorter and the nights more crisp. But for the time being, it's still summer. What's the best way to [...]

Can a Custom Pillow Help me Sleep Better?

By | 2018-08-28T02:50:57+00:00 August 13th, 2018|Categories: Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

Not being able to sleep is no fun. Especially after you've gone a few nights without a good night's rest. Not only will you tired and grouchy in the following days, but continued lack of quality sleep leads to heath issues such as high blood pressure, migraines, and depression. When sleep becomes a problem, people will [...]

Send Them Off to College With a Great Pillow

By | 2018-08-12T16:02:18+00:00 August 12th, 2018|Categories: Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |

Going to college for the first time can be an overwhelming experience, both for students and their parents.  Aside from leaving home and pursuing an education in a totally new setting, packing for such a journey can be stressful as well. One simple way to relieve stress is to get organized. Make two lists, one for [...]

Summer Fruits: Erase Weekend Mistakes With These Quick & Easy Detox Methods

By | 2018-07-07T15:05:59+00:00 July 7th, 2018|Categories: Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

No matter what season it is, there is always a reason to celebrate. Often, we find ourselves celebrating in ways that are not very healthy for us, and sometimes, not healthy at all. Warm summer months have us enjoying the weather with fruity, ice-cold beverages and plenty of meals and deserts with fresh vegetables and fruits. [...]