Let me take you back to the day that changed everything. It’s 4:30 on a Sunday afternoon in April, I’m standing at the kitchen sink making dinner and heard grunting sounds. I turned to look over my shoulder to see my 8 year old daughter hunched and convulsing, drooling from the mouth…she was having a seizure. Though the next four months were the most challenging months of my life there was a silver lining. One that led to important changes in my family’s diet and health.
I’ve got some truth telling for you today and I believe it has the power to forever shift how you feel about improving your child’s health. It also has the ability to get you out of overwhelm, FOR GOOD. Especially if you’re someone who struggles with sticking to making changes in your child’s life, whether it’s […]
What would life be like if you simply wondered ‘why’ your child felt the way they did? It’s a lot easier to discover what’s most supportive when you fully understand the other person’s feelings and needs. Learning to use your willpower to pause, instead of react, will help you create a stronger bond with your child which ripples out to their health.
In a world where you can go into a supermarket and buy any produce all year round from anywhere in the world and step into fast food chains and restaurants that have the same menu any time of the year we lose our connection to the cyclical and seasonal needs of our bodies. Eating foods that are in season offers a variety of health benefits shared here along with a recipe.
When it comes to summer health care we often hear about the need to apply sunscreen, wear sunglasses to protect our eyes, and hydrate, hydrate, hydrate. But the longer days of sun light and warm weather create an opportunity to buoy our health in ways that impact our lives well beyond Labor Day. Check out these summer health tips to deepen and expand the health of your body, mind and spirit.