digestion Tag

How long does it take to Dial in Ayurveda Habits?

On today’s podcast with Alex Biondo, we look at how long it takes to dial in our Ayurvedic habits and why it’s important that we create these lifelong routines for ourselves. Many of us who participate in detoxes, cleanse groups, or my Body Thrive group, know what it is like to experience the light, clear, balanced feelings that come from eating cleanly and taking care of our bodies on physical, mental, emotional, and spiritual levels. But what happens when we aren’t a part of a detox or Body Thrive group?...

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From Surviving to Thriving with Peter Crone

Today Peter Crone and I have some fascinating conversation about Ayurveda, human psychology, behavior, and interaction. Peter tells us about his first experience with Ayurveda and how he immediately adopted the science into his life and work. As a physicist, he has always been interested in who we are as humans, why we do what we do, how things work, and the principles of mother nature. We chat about why humans act, react and think in the ways that we do. We discuss how the wisdom of Ayurveda can help...

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Ayurveda, the Change of Seasons, Your Metabolism, and Your Appetite

In today’s podcast Alex BIondo and I talk about our digestion, our appetite, our habits and how the change of seasons has an effect on our physiology and our bodies rhythms. When we live out of tune with the seasons, we cause ourselves disease; when we live in tune with the seasons, we choose flow, harmony and easeful living.Alex and I dive into detoxing and discuss what a nourishing process detoxing truly is on all levels- physical, mental, emotional, and spiritual. We talk about how our bodies aren’t meant to...

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[Learn Ayurveda] Enhance your Digestion

As promised, I'm kicking off our [Learn Ayurveda] series for February to help us absorb the core techings. I'll also share my most recent "aha's" and personal breakthroughs in the hopes of inspiring you. When I first started blogging on Ayurveda, not much was out there on the web. Now, a ton of information is out there. In that light I'll write in my own voice, with my own stories and perspective. If you like, hit reply and let me know what lands.Without further ado...

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Type 2 Diabetes, Ayurveda, Digestion, Millennials with Dr. Michele Colon

Today’s show will inspire you to eat phat balls, rub your feet with spices, and educate your community about preventing diabetes. I promise. Dr. Michele Colon, a podiatrist specializing in diabetes patients, I met as she was deciding to join us in Yoga Health Coaching. Over the past year I’ve learned of the barriers to lifestyle care for the typical diabetes patient - and the consequences of not getting lifestyle coaching.As an amputator, Dr. Michele Colon tells why she has turned her attention to prevention with the Millennials and Gen...

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Ama and Dharma

Much has been written in the last decade about diet and depression. This connection seems obvious to anyone who has ever radically shifted their diet and experienced a whole new way of being. Often in cleanse courses I teach many people awaken to the same realization - when they simply cleanse or liquid fast for a few days they awaken to their inherent inner joy. Better than dark chocolate. No really.This connection is the basis of Ayurvedic philosophy - that the gunas or energetic qualities of what goes in the...

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