Holy Basil Iced Tea

I’ve been doing something brilliant lately: making time for myself. You never know how easy it can be. For me, it can be something as simple as sitting outside for ten minutes in the sun and just being. Actually, that is exactly what I’ve been doing more of lately. Yup, here in Canada, summer is upon […]

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Why are you Depressed? 

Like many other things in mental health, depression is multifaceted – there are many signs, symptoms, explanations, and origins behind depression. It cannot be explained simply. It can’t be encompassed simply, and it shouldn’t be treated simply. So why are you depressed? A lot of the stigma that still has a stronghold on mental health […]

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Chasing the High 

It’s okay; we’re all doing it. You know, looking for that feeling. The rush, the euphoria – that feeling… like you’re invincible. Chasing the high. So how do you chase yours? Many people turn to alcohol to chase the feeling. Other’s indulge in various types of drugs. Some even get that high off of manipulating […]

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Chill with Holy Basil

I was sitting in class a couple weeks ago when I heard a classmate mention that she uses Holy Basil tea to help her with anxiety. Obviously, my ears perked up, and I thought… what the heck is that? I was curious, but upon hearing that it helps with anxiety and can be made as […]

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Beat the Holiday Bloat! 3 TOTALLY FREE ways to improve your digestion.  

Beating the bloat this time of year isn’t easy – with the holidays fast approaching we begin eating stuff that isn’t normally in our day-to-day diet. Cakes, cookies, and other Christmas treats. I would never tell you to skip out on those! But I do want to pass on to you 3 totally free ways […]

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The Benefits of Grounding

Hey city dwellers: have you ever noticed that sometimes getting out of the city just makes you feel better? I am filled with a sense of gratitude and relief every time I get the chance to enjoy nature and breathe fresh air. Sometimes, I even take my shoes off. Let my feet touch the ground, […]

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How to Dry Brush

Hey guys! Check out my newest video where I talk about dry brushing and how to do it. I appreciate you all, Thanks for watching!

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Feeling SAD?

I look outside today and all I see is a blanket of white fluff covering everything in sight. But this is Calgary, what else could I expect? You see, in my eyes, we really only have two seasons: summer and winter. That’s because in the spring, it typically snows, and fall only lasts about 3 […]

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Would the REAL Cinnamon please stand up?!

Hands down the cheesiest blog title I’ve had yet, but once I got it in my head I just couldn’t help myself. I want to share a tiny bit of information today that I really feel should be common knowledge…. but isn’t. As consumers, how are we supposed to make informed choices if we are not […]

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Nutrition Fast Facts

Hey readers! For those of you following, you are probably aware (because I’ve mentioned it every chance I could get) that I have returned to school to become a Holistic Nutritionist. It’s the best thing that has ever happened to me. I love every. literal. second of it. This first week has been a whirlwind […]

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