Fall back, Spring ahead!

Every year we turn our clocks back in the fall for Daylight Savings Time (DST.) This one hour change makes me crazy. The mornings start off with more light but darkness greets me an hour earlier and it’s disturbing. For many others, it’s more than disturbing  –   it’s dangerous because depression, moodiness and lack of energy sets… Read More

Sanity: Mental Health in Motion

Sanity is defined as the quality or state of being sane; especially soundness or health of mind. Sanity comes from the Latin word Sanitas. (Merriam-webster.com/dictionary) There are many ways to keep sane in this insane world. Previously I mentioned flexibility and the ability to change. Another way to keep sane is to move. The act of… Read More

Why so SAD?

It’s that time of year again… not enough light because of the fewer hours in the day of sunlight, too many clouds, too much snow, too many hours inside.  If you’re feeling depressed and irritable you may have Seasonal Affective Disorder, aptly referred to as SAD. Symptoms: You may notice this if you’re feeling tired,… Read More