Do you know what it’s like to feel depressed? If not, let me try to describe it for you (this is my account, though, and it may be different for another person who also goes through it). You wake up tired. Your body hurts all over, especially your joints and muscles. It’s like the flu […]
“Progress, not perfection,” I remember hearing this in the Denzel Washington film, “The Equalizer.” It has stuck with me since and, while the thought is comforting, it is actually very hard for me to digest. You see, I grew up a perfectionist. I’m still a bit of a perfectionist now. I am diagnosed with Obsessive […]
It’s not easy to find strength in normal situations, more so during these tough times. This guided meditation takes only 15 minutes and will help you find the strength you need, as well as ground yourself to establish a stable foundation.
COVID-19. Pandemic. Lockdown. Quarantine. These are the only words we hear and read about these days. Even if we think of ourselves as sane and pragmatic individuals, the never-ending reports of statistics of cases and deaths can gnaw at our minds, causing anxiety and stress. Unchecked, they lead us to the paths of depression and […]
Nowadays, staying at home can bring about feelings of grief, anxiety, and isolation. Luckily, the slow-paced, quiet practice of yin yoga can help you embrace the quietude, and restore ease and energy back into your body, and plant good intentions in the mind. Here are 5 postures you can do at home, in bed or […]
In our daily life, it is reasonable to feel anxious sometimes. Anxiety is a common emotion that is often healthy for a person. It is a state that is induced in both humans and animals for survival. With anxiety, early humans developed a way to respond to any possible threats they may encounter.