“Stress Kills”!!

antiguabarbudagirl

Did you know that stress can LITERALLY make you sick? Of course, we all encounter some form of stress like being stuck in traffic or the loss of a loved one or friend. But continuous, intense mental and physical stress can kill you. The problem is not the stress itself but how we respond to it. This is so because we see different things to be stressful. So what is this ‘stress’ that we all talk about and we all experience? Bear in mind that it can be both positive and negative.

Stress is defined as the body’s response or reaction to a particular situation. The effects of stress can affect you mentally, physically and it can affect your behaviour. An example of mental stress can be the trauma a soldier undergoes after returning from war and physical stress can be in the form of a major operation that you…

View original post 903 more words

FREE e-book, part 5, from the series, “A Happy Healthy You.”

We all get busy, family, business, personal life, work, and it is at those times that we are more vulnerable to eating something that is not very healthy. Here are ten suggested fresh fruit salads that you can prepare even if you are short on time or energy. All you need are a few simple, … Continue reading FREE e-book, part 5, from the series, “A Happy Healthy You.”

My favourite 2016 products

My favourite products for 2016 It has been three years since I’ve done a favourite products post. Although a lot of time has passed and I have tried a few products (not many) here and there, I still go back to my faithful few. As my hair grows, I have less and less time and  … Continue reading My favourite 2016 products

How to Get Rid of the Belly Bulge

How to Get Rid of the Belly reference: http://darebee.com/ Prolonged periods of inactivity and a diet high in saturated fat and high sugar lead to visceral fat storage, fat in our midsection that surrounds our internal organs. Some of the fat from the fat cells in that area can end up in our bloodstream raising … Continue reading How to Get Rid of the Belly Bulge

Get fit ANYTIME, don’t wait for the new year

  Why wait until a "special" occasion or the new year to get healthy. Being healthy is not a destination but should be a life long journey for your overall physical and mental health. Below are a few tips you can use to guide you to make lasting lifestyle changes. And the great thing about it, … Continue reading Get fit ANYTIME, don’t wait for the new year

99-Year-Old Sprinter Sets World Record: “I’m Running From Old Age…”

Whats your excuse? Get up and move your body! Even though Ida Keeling came in last place in the 100 meter race on August 12th, 2014, she took first place in the record books. The 99-year-old great-great-grandmother from New York finished the 100-meter race with a time of 59.8 seconds, becoming the first woman in … Continue reading 99-Year-Old Sprinter Sets World Record: “I’m Running From Old Age…”

“Stress Kills”!!

Did you know that stress can LITERALLY make you sick? Of course, we all encounter some form of stress like being stuck in traffic or the loss of a loved one or friend. But continuous, intense mental and physical stress can kill you. The problem is not the stress itself but how we respond to … Continue reading “Stress Kills”!!

“Self-love”

4 Love is patient; love is kind; love is not envious or boastful or arrogant 5 or rude. It does not insist on its own way; it is not irritable or resentful; 6 it does not rejoice in wrongdoing, but rejoices in the truth. 7 It bears all things, believes all things, hopes all things, … Continue reading “Self-love”

10 things you can start today to help shed pounds

1. Accept the fact that you are over weight: many persons are in denial about there weight and body images and avoid the scale at all costs. They ignore the fact that their clothes are fitting tighter or they are purchasing a size higher every other trip to the clothing store. Most time when reality … Continue reading 10 things you can start today to help shed pounds