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Witness Some African Magic

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My daughter Devaki, who many of you know from the Everyday Yoga in my Gaiam DVDs, works for a foundation called Mwebaza where she connects poor African schools with American Elementary schools. Currently she is in Kenya – a pretty dangerous place for Americans right now – doing her thing! Happily, […]

Is That A Beetle On Your Lip?

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Average Reading Time: 1 minute, 45 seconds Long before Europeans discovered South America, the Native Aztecs were crushing insects to create some of the most beautifully colored fabrics that would stay bright and vibrant for years. They would harvest the female cochineal insects, crush them, sun-dry them, and then use […]

Lighten Up! Cleanse is Now Available All Year Long

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During the holidays it may have come to your attention that some of those family relations are still a little strained. Maybe the holidays have reminded you why you keep some distance from your wild and crazy kin. Interestingly, according to Ayurveda it is through these family relations – and […]

The Neanderthal In You

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Neanderthals reigned throughout Northern Europe about 250,000 years ago, and then mysteriously disappeared about 30,000 years ago. The first Homo sapiens arrived in Europe from Africa about 40,000 years ago, and within the next 10,000 years the Neanderthals were gone. New research based on the genetic mapping of human and […]

New Consultations at LifeSpa

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As many of you know, it is getting more and more difficult to get a consultation with me, and I know that frustrates many of you – including myself. For the past 7 years I have been mentoring my Ayurvedic Panchakarma Manager, Tauna Houghton, to offer Ayurvedic Lifestyle Consultations. Tauna […]

Spring 2013 Colorado Cleanse After Survey Highlights

Thank you to all of our Spring Colorado Cleansers for such great feedback this year! Below are some highlights that were derived from the After Cleanse Survey: Significant Reductions in Symptoms *48.6% of cleansers experienced a reduction in fatigue *52.7% of cleansers experiences a reduction in belly fat and/or love handles […]

Test Kits: Do-It-Yourself

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Blood Sugar (Glucose) Monitor Today, one-third of Americans qualify as pre-diabetic, but 90% of them don’t know it, according to the CDC. (1) Rising blood sugar, even within the medically-considered normal range, has been shown to increase the risk of dying of a heart attack or stroke by 40%, as well […]

Feel Great After the Holidays

We are all busy planning for the holidays, but not for the post-holiday effects on energy levels, mood, and waistline, which can be less than glamorous. This is the time of year when most of us start craving a change. The holidays are also a time of great emotional intensity. […]