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Labour Day and the Value of Rest and Self-Appreciation acknowledgement hard work holiday labour day online yoga positivity rest rest day self care Sep 04, 2022

Happy Labour Day! To some, this is a holiday, to others a work day, and to still others, a day to get ready for back-to-school, if it already hasn't happened. yet.

But what's the big deal, anyway? What does Labour day even mean? 

Labour Day was started in the 1800's as a way for the "working...

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Motivation Monday - Falling Helps You Succeed anxiety breathe challenge emotion encouragement fail fail to succeed fall feeling grateful man in the arena monday motivation motivation monday positivity succeed theodore roosevelt try again you can do it May 16, 2022

Falling.

Failing.

It hurts.

It sucks.

We avoid it at all costs - after all, we were taught that in school, if we fail a test, or fall off the monkey bars, we're not going to pass our classes, we're going to be laughed at, we aren't going to be "cool", or "rich" or, "successful".

So we do...

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Thoughtful Thursday - Let It Out anxiety emotion feeling health girl healthgirl heart opening meditation mindfulness positivity self care self help silence thoughtful thursday May 05, 2022

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Sometimes we carry too much. We say we will "deal with it later" but we don't. We push it down and then something else comes along that we have to carry, so we push that down as well, and on and on.

Here's the thing:

It's ok to let it out.

It's ok to cry, howl,...

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Motivation Monday - Make Your Movie Life anxiety emotion feeling goals health girl healthgirl mindfulness monday monday motivation positivity self care self help wellness wellness reboot May 02, 2022

Welcome to a new month, new week and new Monday!

This week will go the way you want it to - you have a choice to follow the flow or create your own reality.

What I mean is this: whatever happens, you have the choice in how you react to it. You can take any event - positive or negative - and look...

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The Free 30-Day Wellness Reboot Starts Today - Join Us? challenge fitness free health girl healthgirl natural wellness positivity self care self help wellness wellness reboot yoga May 01, 2022
It’s here and I’m so excited!! You asked for a way to get back on track, and here is a judgement-free challenge to guide you!
FREE 30-Day May Wellness Reboot starts May 1, 2022
Join now, registration is limited! Has your...
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Wellness Wednesday - Touch the Earth anxiety breathe earth earth day feeling ground health girl healthgirl mindfulness natural wellness positivity self care self help wellness wellness wednesday Apr 20, 2022

Today, take a moment to connect to the Earth.

You know, that big, blue ball that floats through space?

The one we live on, but don't always give a second thought to?

Yeah, that Earth.

Connect with it today.

Earth day is coming and we need to realize that we are more alike with Her than we are...

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Motivation Monday - Be Patient With Yourself anxiety breathe goal setting goals healthgirl motivation monday positivity self care self help Apr 18, 2022

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They say patience is a virtue.

I don't know who "they" are, but I certainly have days where I am really lacking in that virtue!

Here's the thing, though; we really need to learn it, especially when it comes to ourselves and our goals.

When you...

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Thoughtful Thursday - Do You Allow Yourself to Feel? all natural anxiety breathe emotion feeling health girl healthgirl mindfulness positivity thoughtful thursday Apr 14, 2022

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Take a quiet moment for yourself.

Place a hand over your heart space and one over your abdomen.

Close your eyes if you are comfortable.

Whether you are seated or standing, notice how you feel.

How do you feel, right now, in this moment?

What emotions are...

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Wellness Wednesday - Breathe to Heal all natural anxiety breathe health girl healthgirl how to how-to meditation natural wellness positivity self care self help wellness wellness wednesday Apr 13, 2022

Let's take a moment, just a moment, and breathe.

Sit for a moment, finding your comfortable seat, so that you are sturdy and grounded.

Relax your shoulders away from your ears.

Place a hand over your heart space, another over your abdomen.

Feel your breath as you breathe naturally.

Just notice...

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Motivation Monday - Stop Overthinking and GO For It! anxiety breathe exercise fitness goal setting goals health girl healthgirl motivation monday positivity self care self help workout yoga Apr 11, 2022

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We've all been there. 

We know what we *have* to do.

Maybe we even *want* to do it.

But we get caught up in the "how's", "why's", "what-if's", "when's".

We get so caught up in the nitty-gritty, and trying to make it all "perfect", or waiting...

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Motivation Monday - Plan Your Week of YOU anxiety breathe exercise fitness goals health girl healthgirl motivation monday positivity self care wellness yoga Apr 04, 2022

Happy Monday!

It's a new week - how will you make the most of it?

I don't mean by "being productive" in our society's sense of the word, where you judge your worth by your hustle or productivity or sales.

I mean, how will you make the most of your week with YOU?

Move your body at least 10...

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Self Care Saturday - How Do You Rest? anxiety breathe exercise fitness goal setting goals health girl healthgirl positivity wellness workout yoga Apr 02, 2022

Happy Saturday! Hopefully this is a day off for you (if not, re-read this on your "Saturday", whatever that is for you!), and I hope you are enjoying being in the present moment, at least a little bit.

Take a breath.

Let your shoulders drop from your ears, belly soften a bit.

Close your eyes.

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