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Day 11: Healthy Mind Challenge: Exercise

“When it comes to eating right and exercising, there is no “I’ll start tomorrow.” Tomorrow is disease. ~ Terri Guillemets Exercise! It helps boost serotonin levels, which is a neurotransmitter in the brain that makes you feel good. Exercise is a natural anti-depressant. If you’re a beginner, do 20 squats,…

Day 7: Healthy Mind Challenge- Letting go of regret

“If only. Those must be the two saddest words in the world” ~ Mercedes Lackey All too often, I catch myself thinking about mistakes I’ve made in the past or wondering about how things might be different if I had made better choices. The past unfortunately cannot be changed however…

Day 6: Healthy Mind Challenge- Thanksgiving

“Let gratitude be the pillow upon which you kneel to say your nightly prayer” -Maya Angelou, Celebrations: Rituals of Peace and Prayer You may know already that I am working on a cookbook with a fellow foodie and writer. Today we began preparing our first meal for the cookbook which…