Beyond Before & After

My Arm Is Being Eaten Alive Because Of A Spider Bite

And then…crisis. A flesh-eating infection from a spider bite.

My feelings about spiders and getting a spider bite used to be pretty neutral. NOT ANY LONGER. Spiders can burn in the fiery depths of hell.

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In Search Of A Spiritual Awakening

My spiritual awakening found its way.

I guess the point of a spiritual awakening is just that; if you were already awake, you wouldn’t need a moment that was self-defining. You’d already be defined.

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When Dietary Changes Might Trigger Your Eating Disorder

gluten-free? (image credit: Peyton Sheets)

There are aspects of the disorders we have fought so hard to overcome that will show themselves again. Dietary changes can trigger your eating disorder.

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When You Feel Like You're Failing, Stop For Compassion

"Compassion for myself is not a thing I do." (image credit: Mariah Aro Sharp @mightymooseart)

Compassion for myself is not a thing I do. It is not a thing I have ever done. It is not a thing I feel comfortable doing. It's time I stop for compassion.

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BBA 2.0: The Self Check-In

Connecting to your own self is paramount to connecting to the practice, (image credit: Mariah Aro Sharp @mightymooseart)

Resistance to diving in deeper is normal, and it’s also totally okay. It's important to stop everything, lay down, breathe and do a self check-in.

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BBA 2.0: Wheat Elimination! HELP!

BBA 2.0: Wheat Elimination (image credit: Mariah Aro Sharp @mightymooseart)

Too many people hop on the GF band wagon without understanding why or what they're doing. So let's talk about why you'd want to try wheat elimination.

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Alternate Nostril Breathing (Nadi Shodhana): What? Why? How?

Beyond Before & After 2.0: Alternate Nostril Breathing

Alternate nostril breathing is not regular old breathing. This is like Breathing 2.0. Advanced Breathing. This is like the AP Calculus of respiration.

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The Fundamentals: Yoga And Ghee (What's Ghee?)

What's Ghee? Mariah Sharp @MightyMooseArt

I told Joni to eat ghee and do yoga every morning as her first steps towards a more integrated pitta dosha, she thought that it was an odd request.

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Beyond Before & After 2.0 Let's Get Woo: What's My Dosha Type?

What's my dosa type?

Have you ever wondered why certain things work for certain people - then you try and fail hard? That's probably because your dosha is different than theirs!

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Beyond Before & After 2.0 Let's Get Woo: What Is Ayurveda Anyway?

Ayurveda’s approach is simple: consider the whole person.

What Is Ayurveda Anyway? Well, mostly it’s a journey into alternative healing. Ayurveda’s approach is simple: consider the whole person.

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