A Mindful Approach to Life through Aromatherapy, Nutrition & Fitness.
Stress is a word that is thrown around a lot and it seems to be a pretty typical response for some of us when asked how we are doing. We are stressed! Everywhere we go, stressful situations can appear. Work is stressful, parenthood is stressful, driving is...read more
In December I was witness to the largest fire in the history of California. For two solid weeks I watched in horror as my neighboring cities burned and the hills behind my house became engulfed in flames. Stuck inside because the air was too hazardous to breathe, my...read more
Being forgetful can happen at any time and at any age. We live in a world of distractions, so misplacing your keys and forgetting to lock the front door from time to time is fairly typical and “normal”. As we age, however, those “senior moments” tend to happen more...read more
Can you believe we are already ONE week into 2018!? Time truly does fly by so I wanted to take the time to discuss goal setting for this year before we blink and its already Christmas. If we don’t discuss them and map out a plan, it is very easy to continue doing the...read more
I have been suffering from headaches since I was a small child. As I grew older, they increased in severity and frequency until reaching the age of 19. The headaches that I thought were terrible turned into unimaginable agony. I didn’t know of the term migraine until...read more
As a coach and an athlete myself, I fully understand the mental battle that takes place when it comes to taking a rest day. Often we feel guilty because we finally are in a routine that is working great and we are working hard to accomplish our fitness goal. But what...read more
Mindful Mixtures is coming out with a new product called PAUSE, and you guessed it, it’s all about menopause. Many essential oils have properties that are known to balance hormones and other symptoms related to menopause. Our formula helps boost the immune system and...read more
It’s time to finally put the summer behind us and welcome in the fall. The kids are back in school, and life is starting to slow down a bit (hopefully). We love the cooler weather, our warm fuzzy sweaters, UGG boots and of course our pumpkin spice lattes. What we...read more
As a female, it can be frustrating trying to exercise from week to week. One day you feel on top of your game, stronger than ever, and the next you feel weak and tired and you would rather just lay in bed. Often times we blame ourselves for this, thinking we are being...read more
The healing power of plants has slowly been making its way back into our lives. We have come full circle as people are seeing positive results by using plants for home and medicinal purposes. Herbal preparations all have one thing in common; their foundation sits on...read more
Welcome to the Mindful Guru’s blog. The Gurus are the experts behind Mindful Mixtures, a toxic-free product line that is safe and effective for the entire family. Jody is the resident aromatherapist, Tami, a Registered Dietitian and Health Coach and Taylor a Certified Personal Trainer and Soccer coach. The Gurus are a family of health professionals dedicated to educating and promoting a healthier way of life. Combining both east and west, this trio of voices share their wisdoms and inspirations to help those around them lead a more mindful life.