How to actually feel your feelings

How to actually feel your feelings

When was the last time you experienced a strong feeling? Did you feel sadness or rejection when a friend didn’t text you back? Immense joy while watching a funny television show? Or anger when someone cut you off in traffic? Or maybe you cycled through a mix of...
Your guide to creating healing art

Your guide to creating healing art

Art has the power to connect, inspire, and heal us. Not only does creating our very own art allow for meaningful self-expression, but studies show that it can also help in treating depression, anxiety, and post-traumatic stress disorder.  Whether it’s sketching,...
Are you sad or SAD?

Are you sad or SAD?

Getting through the darker days of winter, during a pandemic, whew, it’s a lot. It’s no wonder you may find yourself feeling sad, blue, or even depressed right now. You’ve likely heard the term SAD, an acronym for seasonal affective disorder, and you may even be...
How to curb online shopping habits

How to curb online shopping habits

If you’re anything like me, online shopping has become the go-to for everything from groceries to baby necessities. With access to all we could ever want or need at our fingertips 24/7, it can be difficult to tell if we’re actually shopping out of necessity or if it’s...
Your guide to overcoming perfectionism

Your guide to overcoming perfectionism

“Perfectionism is not the same thing as striving to be your best. Perfectionism is the belief that if we live perfect, look perfect, and act perfect, we can minimize or avoid the pain of blame, judgement, and shame. It’s a shield. It’s a twenty-ton shield that we lug...