Organic Spa Blog

Virginia’s Wintergreen Resort Celebrates Summer

For a self-proclaimed cold-weather hotspot, folks sure do kick up their heels at “Mountains of Adventure” at Lake Monocan in Wintergreen, Virginia. In fact, this stately all-weather resort and spa offers tubing and boating

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Fitness for Your Brain

Lately, I find myself scratching my head and forgetting what I wanted to say next. Immediately I think, “Is that normal memory loss that comes with Baby boomer aging, or is that my first

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A Meditation Mantra for July 4th

Setting off fireworks may seem like an odd time to practice meditation, but what better time, really, to be fully present and in the moment? The heat of summer is a wonderful time to practice the three key components of a flexible July 4th practice: Concentration, Natural Awareness and Positive Imagery.

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The 21-Day Meditation Challenge

When Oprah Winfrey and esteemed meditation teacher Deepak Chopra tell me to join them for three weeks of de-stressing, detoxing and bliss, I have no hesitation: Yes, yes, yes. Long enough to become a health

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Herbal Remedies to Combat Allergy Symptoms

I don’t know about you, but my allergies have been driving me crazy: congestion, sneezing, eye irritation, even difficulty sleeping. And it’s only going to get worse. Thanks to the polar vortex, this spring and

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