The ELLEvated woman has the whole world in her hands! We’ve all seen her! We’ve all wished we could be her! She walks down the street or into a meeting, with her head held high, shoulders back, and a self confidence in her step that we envy. She has an air about her that is undeniably attractive, yet has nothing to do with looks! She knows herself well, and is perfectly comfortable … Read More The ELLEvated Woman
Traditionally, certain essential oil application methods have been preferred or used exclusively. However, as the research surrounding essential oils continues to develop, a greater understanding of application methods is now understood. All application methods are safe when used appropriately, including aromatic, topical, and internal methods. One or multiple application methods can be used for a wide range of emotional and physical wellness applications. Here … Read More 3 Ways to Use Essential Oils
WARNING! BUCKLE UP PEOPLE – THERE’S COLOURFUL LANGUAGE AHEAD! I became very well aware back in my 30’s that I apparently cared just a bit too much! Cared too much about what people felt, what they thought – about me and everything else, what bothered them, what other people thought, said and did to them/about them. I gave a F*^K about EVERY FUCKING THING – and more … Read More To Give a F*^k, or NOT to Give a F*^k – that is the question!
Society has become increasingly keen to put a label on just above everything these days, and not least of all in the area of Mental Health! As October is Mental Health Awareness Month, I wanted to share my thoughts and experiences to bring a little more clarity, REALITY and a fresh perspective to the subject of Anxiety, Stress and Depression…and to the “labelling” of people who … Read More Getting Real About Depression! Lifestyle -v- Clinical Depression…there is a difference!
SELF LOVE – is it a luxury or a necessity? Is it self indulgent or an act of kindness? In my book, it is ABSOLUTELY 100% ESSENTIAL and is and is one of my Non-Negotiables! So what is SELF LOVE? Simply put, it is the act of paying attention to yourself, to your self worth, your sanity, your personal freedom – even if for only 15 – 20 … Read More 5 Quick & Easy Ways to Love Yourself Silly!
Post Traumatic Stress to Post Traumatic Growth? YES it is possible! I’m sure you’ve probably heard about Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) – but are you aware of the concept of POST TRAUMATIC GROWTH (PTG) – a documented psychological phenomenon of people becoming stronger and creating more meaningful lives in the face of staggering tragedy or trauma. PTG people don’t just bounce back (that … Read More What Doesn’t Kill You Makes You Stronger!
Meditation, Mantra’s and Chanting – it’s not just for Yogi’s and Woo-Woo types!
Modern neuroscience is now beginning to discover the relationship between the way words are used and the impact on the functioning of the mind. Find out more >>