Treat yourself like a dog

Treat yourself like a dog. Say what? Yes, you read it correctly. Let me explain this to you. I was listening to episode 243 of the ‘Happier with Gretchen Rubin’ podcast. Gretchen and Elizabeth talked about the ‘try this at home tip’ to treat yourself like a dog. An advisor of Gretchen’s daughter Eliza advisedContinue reading “Treat yourself like a dog”

Quote Deepak Chopra

“Every time you are tempted to react in the same old way, ask if you want to be a prisoner of the past or a pioneer of the future.” Deepak Chopra

Seven tips for a healthy summer

Wow, it was just the start of the new year and now it’s already the 8th month of the year. It’s summer here now and that means for many people among us, summer holidays! Time to slow down, enjoy the sunshine and make some time for your family and friends. Having free time can alsoContinue reading “Seven tips for a healthy summer”

Creative flow

Are you always stuck in your head? Do you think too much? Do you have appointment after appointment? Stop! Slow down and make some time for yourself. And do you also want to get creative? Buy the book ‘Creative flow’ by Jocelyn de Kwant. The beautiful illustrations are made by Sanny van Loon. It’s aContinue reading “Creative flow”

Focus on the breath  

Focus on your breath. That is easier to say than to do. But it is true, it doesn’t matter where you are, your breath is always with you. Breathing is something you do without being aware of it. And that is good, because without breathing you can’t live. By bringing awareness to your breath, youContinue reading “Focus on the breath  “

Practice yoga

International yoga day was celebrated on the 21st of June. The idea of this day was proposed by Prime Minister Narendra Modi of India in 2014 during a speech for the United Nations General Assembly. The first International yoga day was celebrated in 2015. Nearly 36.000 people, including Modi and many other high profile politicalContinue reading “Practice yoga”