An estimated 60 million Americans suffer from acid reflux, and your treatment may not be appropriate. According to the Mayo Clinic, acid reflux is when the sphincter muscle at the lower end of your esophagus relaxes at the wrong time, allowing stomach acid to back up into your esophagus. This can cause heartburn and […]
Are You Hungry for Hope?
I recommend the book, Warsaw Orphan, as a reminder of the horrific things people can do to each other YET the profound hope in God.
Make Time for Health
I know your schedule is busy and you are juggling many things at once. However, if you don’t make time to be healthy, you are going to find yourself spending WAY more time being unhealthy. Have you made any medical appointments lately? You wait on the telephone to speak with a person and wait […]
How to Kick a Bad Habit
In order to break a bad habit, we must replace the old behavior with a new one. Any change takes time and setbacks can come easily until the new habit is formed. Combat that with having a Plan B to keep you on track.
How are You Breathing?
Considering we must breathe to live, you would think we would be better at it. However, most people are stress-breathers, and they aren’t getting high volumes of oxygen to their brain and body. This is what can cause feelings of fatigue and sleepiness. When we are stressed, we tend to take shallow breaths from the […]
Don’t Forget to be Grateful
I don’t know about you, but I didn’t have much growing up. Having less makes me more grateful today for what have. Let us never forget how truly blessed we are! Let’s also not give everything to kids too soon or they will miss the important lesson.
Forgiveness is the Way
The funny song, the Hokey Pokey, asks us, “Is that what’s life is all about?” I say a resounding NO! Forgiveness, that’s what it is all about, and the 2022 movie, The Ravine, hammers that point home. We stumbled upon the movie while searching Amazon Prime. We read it was a true story of a […]
YOUR HEALTH I have a confession to make. Somewhere along the line, food has become way more important than it should be. I think it all began when we moved to Texas. My friend Harvey Dickerson was right when he had concerns about two mountain-loving people moving to the flat lands. Living […]
Today’s Struggles are Tomorrow’s Glory Stories
Hold on to the truth: God will get your through your difficult time! When you are in it, look to others who have come through to the other side. Their glory story can encourage you now, and then when your prayers are answered, you will pass your glory story on to others.
Stretching Prevents Injuries and Reduces Pain
On Tuesdays and Thursdays, I take spin classes at a local gym. This is my time to exercise without having to plan, organize, lead, and instruct. I was shocked to learn the one teacher doesn’t stretch. She’s been complaining about pain, and I shared with her the importance of stretching to prevent injuries. Her reply, […]
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