Self-compassion on your path to better health

How would you rate your self-compassion on a scale of 1-10? What even is self-compassion? Self-compassion has been defined as: "the capacity to comfort and sooth ourselves, and to motivate ourselves with encouragement when we suffer, fail or feel inadequate." Chris Germer from the Centre for Mindful Self-Compassion “being kind and understanding when confronted with … Continue reading Self-compassion on your path to better health

International Yoga Day: 10 things I learned in 10 years of yoga

Yesterday marked the annual International Yoga Day as named by the UN in 2015 to celebrate the many benefits of this ancient Indian practice. This year the theme was "Yoga for Wellness" which is especially appropriate for 2021 as we are approaching two years of a global health crisis. COVID19 has affected us all, whether … Continue reading International Yoga Day: 10 things I learned in 10 years of yoga