Create Emotional Well-being

Emotional well-being

Are you able to be present and allow yourself to experience the full spectrum of your emotions? Our emotions are our natural barometer to tell us when we are living in alignment with our true selves. They allow us to fully participate in life and to feel things deeply. If we numb ourselves or get stuck in a certain negative emotion from the past, we lose our ability to feel the vibrancy of life. We need to be able to feel sadness and anger as well as joy. Peace is a state we crave and yet peace results from being open to whatever is happening at the moment. This portal will give you the tools to open into and trust the natural process of your feelings.

Symptoms of imbalance: Anxiety, Depression, Resentment, Rage, Numbness, Boredom, Distraction, Addiction, Self-doubt, Self-loathing, Shame, Regret, Judgement, Fear, Isolation

Signs of Fulfillment: Peace, Joy, Confidence, Clarity, Connection, Ease, Courage, Open-heartedness, Gratitude, Generosity, Creativity, Vitality

Affects: Healthy Body, Peace of Mind, Fulfilling Relationships, Creative Expression, Financial Abundance, Community/Belonging, Meaningful Work, Harmonious Home

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Seeking Balance - Summer - Part Two

By Annalisa Bragg   Let’s dig into a little deeper into the idea of a tree as a model for balance.  Balance is fluid, flexible, and subject to our surroundings. It is also an area that requires our awareness and attention. Revisiting…
community, belonging, courage, self love
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True Belonging: Knowing that You Belong

By Nikki Nau   “Belonging is the innate human desire to be a part of something larger than us. Because this yearning is so primal, we often try to acquire it by fitting in and by seeking approval, which are not only hollow substitutes…
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What are the Healing Effects of Nature?

By Nikki Nau   Go home to nature and let nature heal you. - Thich Nhat Hanh   Nature Has Healing Power Many of us intuitively know the healing power of nature. We seek the quiet, peaceful experiences of hiking in the woods, paddling…
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Seeking Balance - Spring - Part One

By Annalisa Bragg   Timely elements March is moving in like a lion here in Minnesota.  It is icy, snowy-blowy, and the wind roars around our home. Tree branches are tossed in the tempest, flinging icy snow from their surfaces.  The…