Posts by Aarti Patel

Perfect: The Enemy of Good

Posted by on Oct 21, 2013 in Learning, Mind-Body, Practice Health | 0 comments

Perfect:  The Enemy of Good

Why is perfect the enemy of good? Think about it. The message of “perfect” is that you’ll someday attain a status beyond which there’s no point of trying, or learning, or growing. If you’re perfect already, what’s the point of interacting with life and getting something out of it?

“Perfect” tricks you into believing that there is a solution and an endpoint.  Do you think that any individual in the

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The #*!*?! Keeps Coming

Posted by on Oct 21, 2013 in Facing Challenges, Healthy Practices, Learning | 0 comments

The #*!*?! Keeps Coming

During life, most of us hold our breath and wait for a time that finally feels calm and accommodating to who we are. Do you know the feeling? We work, try, and grapple, hoping that times will change and things will get easier. After small periods of calm, we’re usually thrown back into the mix of stress and ups and downs. Just as you’re waiting to get off an emotional roller coaster, life often buys you a ticket for a new one. What’s that about?

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Playfulness and Health

Posted by on Sep 20, 2013 in Fun and health, Healthy Practices, Mind-Body | 0 comments

Playfulness and Health

What is playfulness? If you’re reaching for the dictionary on this word, toss it aside! Playfulness can’t be described with words. It’s a feeling, and it’s one that can easily be neglected in this world and in health. How is playfulness good for your health?

When you’re playful, you’re appreciating the lightness that can be experienced in your life. This lightness naturally supports a balanced body and mind, gets you

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No Such Thing as Perfect Health

Posted by on Sep 18, 2013 in Everyday health, Facing Challenges, What is Health | 0 comments

No Such Thing as Perfect Health

Is there such a thing as perfect health?

Well, is there such a thing as a perfect person? The answer to both questions is:  NO. Human beings go through real life, real challenges, unexpected events, and uncertainty. During this lifetime, there is no such thing as perfect health.

The way health is depicted in the medical community and media can sometimes be misleading in this respect.

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Only You Can Do It

Posted by on Sep 18, 2013 in Independence, Inspire Health, Practice Health, Strength | 0 comments

Only You Can Do It

There are certain things in life that only you can do. Want to turn your health around? Only you can do it. Have a desire to reduce stress? It’s up to you. Have you been thinking about improving your sleep, losing weight, clearing up your skin, or eating healthier? Again, all signs point to you. While you may find resources out there to help you along the way, the first step to getting what you want in health or any other area is the

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