Well, where should I start? Hot flashes, nightmares, headache, mood swings, depression? Fatigue, lack of lust? Recognize any of above symptoms? Add weight gain in not so flattering places and a feeling of being invisible? It’s like you don’t recognize yourself. It’s a terrible and uncertain time to go through menopause. You never know how fast it will be over, how strong it will … Read More Menopause in making
Wellness in all ways is positive. But what happens as we get older and loose the ability to actually live? Been visiting my parents who are approaching 80 (not that old) and was quite chocked how fast things can go downhill. They have always been very active and use too travel a lot. Lived a life free from illness and hardships. They both had … Read More The price of getting old
A look in the mirror, puts me back in my seat again. It’s not that I dislike what I see, but somehow I always expect to see a younger version of myself. And yes, it reminds me of a lost time. Time that is so fragile, and still at your service when you are young. It also reminds me how many worries and insecurities … Read More When beauty travel inward – aging
Are you kind in your inner dialogue? Are the words filled with compassion, love and understanding or with harsh, judgmental attitude? Most people would probably lean towards the later. One of my goals this year is to take time and listen, listen to that inner voice. And based on what I would hear , I would work on being kinder to my self. I … Read More Treat your self as you would a new lover
I am such a believer in body and mind working together. And as a child I was always sick. I now understand that It has to do with me actually being gluten intolerant. It caused me a childhood filled with sickness., eczema and unable to sleep. My parents didn’t know, Back then they did not understand or even know that all that gluten could … Read More A healthy way to age
I have always been very conscious about my appearance. Not in a frantic way but it has been a part of my overall “me strategy.”.I have maintained the same weight since high school. Even though my body does not look the same as it did then. Giving I have been blessed with 4 children. It’s still the same numbers. Now that I am older … Read More Accepting what is – ageing
Are you healthy or not? Do you care or really not? Are you in the game or hopelessly lost? Are you making sure you get the best there is for your body and soul? Taking care of yourself is the best gift you can ever give yourself. Not only caring about your health but also your mind. Filling it with good thoughts and happy … Read More Adding years to a better you
I hope 🤞 that you have gone through life with a large share of happiness and some must needed struggles. I see all struggles as a a part of the school of life. And most of all I see it as a sort of wake up call to guide you back to the path- you are meant to walk. With age comes smartness in … Read More Super smart aging
Taking care of the body and mind goes hand in hand, the older I get the more important it gets to really listen in, and you do it through your soul. A couple of years ago, I did not listen, well that was not really true. I was listening but I refused to pay attention to the signals I was getting and that unfortunately … Read More Healed from the inside out
I know it´s a topic that have mixed feelings, some of us dread the menopause approach some of us enjoy it. Yes, you are getting older, and it marks the end of youth and fertility in a way. However it also mark the beginning of something new- a stronger better you! Hormons – or the lack of them or actually the change of the … Read More Staying body and mind sharp through menopause
We women are such powerful beings, I think we underestimate how fantastic we are. We give life, carry life and goes through hormone changes through out our life, if it would happened to a man, it would break him down and probably be consider as an illness. We of us who has given birth knows what it takes to give life. From morning sickness … Read More Middle age – how should we relate to it?
I have been a mom for more than 25 years. My youngest is 11, so still a couple of more years were my services is still needed. The other day my coworker and good friends (despite the age difference of 22 years) asked me a valid question, – aren’t you ever tired of thinking about everyone else but yourself? Numerous of times when she … Read More Self – centered or just self – loving?