Mindful Monday: Rest

    Is it time to relax, rejuvenate, and REST?   Have you been making less than your best decisions lately? Are you feeling short-tempered and easily frustrated? Do you feel taken for granted and depressed? Are you anxious and sleep-deprived? Have you become accident prone?   These are often indications of over-commitment, fatigue, and

Mindful Monday: Get Curious

    Are you ready to GET CURIOUS?   Are you feeling stuck in a Messy Middle Moment? That place of struggle, discomfort, and confusion.   How is your body, mind, or spirit trying to get your attention?   Are you struggling with insomnia, weight issues, physical pain, anxiety, depression, or loneliness?   Rather than

For Those Who Struggle On Mother’s Day

  For those who struggle on Mother’s Day. I see you. I feel you. I am you. Infertility is incredibly isolating. I’ve learned so much throughout the journey but I’ve often felt very alone. I’ve realized that there are a lot of things I wish I could share to bridge the gap that often emerges

Mindful Monday: Relax

    Running around, trying to do too much, and declaring yourself “so busy” will not win you any medals and certainly is not the path to Cultivating PEACE in 2017.   Constant low grade stress results in elevated cortisol levels which impact your blood pressure and blood sugar.   Do you struggle with any

Mindful Monday: Snuggle

  Feeling disconnected, anxious, lonely, and stressed?  Let’s SNUGGLE!   Cultivating C.H.I. in order to create PEACE is all about getting clear on what’s important, prioritizing, and aligning your thoughts, words, and actions.    The #1 priority on most people’s list is FAMILY. Connecting with loved ones is vital to creating a fulfilling life of

Mindful Monday: Prayer

  Stressed, anxious, and feeling like you are carrying the weight of the world on your shoulders?   Neglecting to CULTIVATE SPIRITUAL C.H.I. may result in feelings of helplessness, anxiety, and depression presenting as physical, emotional, and SPIRITUAL illness. We cannot achieve true wellness by addressing only the physical. We must maintain our INTEGRITY by

Mindful Monday: Meditation

Is It Possible to Cultivate Calm Over Chaos?   Cultivating C.H.I. is all about clarifying what’s important to you and aligning your thoughts, words, and actions to achieve your goal. When you are not aligned with your integrity you will experience disconnect and disappointment.   How does this manifest in your life?   Our over-busy

Mindful Monday: Hydration

Cultivate Holistic Health with Barbara Reid     How Can I Cultivate PEACE in 2017? Good morning!  This email is the first of our Mindful Monday series. Each Monday I’ll share a tip with you for the week.  An observation.  A simple action step.  A question to ponder.  Or a new perspective. Our goal?  To