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Wellness Beets Episode #43: Alex’s Goodbye and What We’re Up To Next Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Android | RSSCome Chat with Us on Social Media. We love hearing from you! Brittany’s Facebook               Alex’s Facebook Brittany’s YouTube              Alex’s YouTube Brittany’s Pinterest               Alex’s  Pinterest Brittany’s Instagram               Alex’s Instagram NEWS & UPDATES We talk about some really big news: Alex is leaving the show! We talk about how we came to this decision, what type of thinking went into it, and how sad we are to have this go down! But we also talk about the future of the podcast and how Brittany plans to take it to a whole new level. Alex explains why she had to make the difficult decision and that sparks a conversation on the Art of Saying “No.” Brittany and Alex both share advice on what helps them and how saying no is a way to say yes to your best self. RESOURCE: This is Your Brain Read More

Mental Health / Sustainability

A Beginner’s Meditation Lessons

This article first appeared on Joie De Vivre, which chronicles Nichole Dunst’s conscious living pursuits and worldly travels. It seeks to showcase “green living” as a fun, stylish, and non-intimidating venture.  I wanted to share Nichole’s meditation experience as an example of what many face when they first explore a meditation practice. Sitting still in absolute silence can be terribly painful. But the benefits are life changing.  __________________________________________________________________________________ Earlier this month I found myself in the Berkshires of Western Massachusetts for what I thought would be a weekend of yoga and good vegan food. My friend Jenn had told me about this weekend-long spiritual retreat with Gabby Bernstein, our generation’s spiritual leader, called Amplify Your Intuition. It was set in the well-known Kripalu Yoga Center, on a sprawling plot of land offering hiking trails, a swimming lake, and a breathe of fresh air. When she asked if I’d be interested, I thought, “Hey sure, I Read More