What Does Mindfulness REALLY Mean?

The concept of "mindfulness" can be a little confusing for many, including myself. I recently got into an in-depth conversation with a friend about all of the subjective meanings of the term "mindfulness". We both had our own take on what it means and how it should be used for a calmer and more enriching... Continue Reading →

How to be mindful while studying

More and more students are juggling multiple responsibilities when heading off to school or advancing their career. Whether you are in high school, college, grad school or you are working towards a work license, it's important to implement effective study habits, and this should always include an element of mindfulness. This is especially true if,... Continue Reading →

How to Mindfully Walk: 3 Simple Steps

One of the best mindfulness exercises that encourages us to stay present and calms racing thoughts is the simple act of taking a walk. Especially outside. Not only does walking help with cardiovascular health and muscle tone, it also improves sleep and boosts our mood thanks to increased endorphins. It doesn't take power walking or... Continue Reading →

How to be mindful when sick

You've been prioritizing a more mindful life and you're feeling good. You're paying attention to wandering thoughts and are spending more time in the present moment. Your mindfulness practice is thriving! And then - you get sick. When I get sick, so many negative emotions arise. I worry about what I have, I get sad... Continue Reading →

Get A Pet For A More Mindful Life

If you already have a pet and you're looking to increase mindfulness in your life, or if you are on the fence about getting a pet, know this; Pets naturally improve focus, attention to detail, and the art of living in the NOW. According to Sandra Barker, Ph.D., professor of psychiatry and director at the... Continue Reading →

Best Mindfulness Videos For Stress Relief

Mindfulness videos can be a great way to inspire yourself and others. Mindfulness has been shown to reduce stress, improve blood pressure and enhance quality of life. No better time to check out these videos! We've gathered some of our favorite videos on YouTube that encourage and motivate a more mindful life: 1 - What... Continue Reading →

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