a personal steam

a personal steam

As we covered last week in the Sad News for Smoothies post, winter is the season of the kapha dosha in Ayurveda. This season is characterized by heaviness, dryness (and wetness as we get more into spring), slowness and potential stagnation in digestion, mental...
bad news for smoothies

bad news for smoothies

Smoothies in the news A few years ago there were different versions of a popular post going around called Why Your Smoothie is Making You Fat. The articles all talked about how smoothies are generally larger than we plan, more calories than we know, full of sugar and...
winter care

winter care

If you think about winter in elemental or weather terms, our climate here has been cold and dry. Hopefully we’re are headed into some wetter months ahead, which will change how we ideally care for the physical body and our overall health. There’s a system...

two new workshops

Workshops in the works! Two upcoming offerings… Seasonal Care : Winter to Spring Address the unique symptoms that can arise from the upcoming seasonal transition — colds, mucous, sluggish energy and digestion — using the accessible tools of Ayurveda...