Supporting Physical Health While Addressing Mental Health (Part 2 of 3)

I have to say I have a heavy heart this week as it relates to issues of mental health. Along with the sad passing of both Kate Spade and Anthony Bourdain, there was a very young woman in my community that committed suicide this week. My family, like so many, is not a stranger to [...]

Episode #42 // Flossing and A Positive Morning Ritual

There is something I do EVERY MORNING, that I kid is more important than flossing my teeth (but I’m enough of a rule-follower that I do both), and it’s a huge part of my journey toward enjoying The Full Life. It doesn’t have to take a lot of time (3 minutes the science says, and [...]

By |2018-04-12T14:09:53+00:00April 12th, 2018|Categories: Amanda Weber, Balance, Gratitude, Happiness, Joy, Kids, Parenting, Peace, Podcast, Self-care, Selfcare|0 Comments

Episode #41 // Your Body Is Not Your Masterpiece, Your Life Is

When I was young girl I felt short and chubby. I felt awkward and not very athletic. I recall noticing the girls that were pretty. Noticed their beautiful hair. Noticed how the boys always wanted to talk to them. I’ve been journey through a path of greater self-love for about 10 years now, gradually redefining [...]

By |2018-02-16T10:40:14+00:00February 16th, 2018|Categories: Amanda Weber, Balance, Happiness, Joy, Podcast|0 Comments

Episode #38 // Holiday Reboot: Stress-Less Guided Visualization Exercise

The holidays can be filled with contradiction; joy and overwhelm, abundance and clutter, love and frustration, harmony and reactivity, peace and resentment. Although we may not realize, we have a choice to choose nourishing feelings and reactions over those that leave us feeling stressed out. One of the best ways I know to increase the [...]

Episode #37 // Gifting Experiences (Instead of Stuff) with Sandra Muir

Sandra Muir has been gifting experiences for years. She began this tradition when she realized that her 11 nieces and nephews enjoyed activity gifts much more than toys. In fact, she loved this so much she founded a company that helped adults do just this for the kids and teens in their lives. With the [...]

By |2017-12-06T19:20:01+00:00December 6th, 2017|Categories: Joy, Kids, Mindfulness, Parenting, People-Pleasing, Podcast, Stress|Tags: , , , , |0 Comments

Episode #36 // Entertain Like a Caterer (Without Stress!) 10 Hacks from Chef, Dana Shortt

Dana Shortt has been a foodie all her life. She is an award-winning entrepreneur, a professionally trained chef, owner of her own gourmet food shop and one of the warmest, most passionate and driven people I know. I am proud to call her my friend and excited to share with you her top 10 tips [...]

Breaking Up With Busy // Reclaim Your Vibrant Life By Trading Busy for Full

Taking down the unspoken culprit that’s sucking the joy, vibrancy and health out of our lives: excessive busyness — and how we can instead trade busy for full (https://bestselfmedia.com/breaking-up-with-busy) (Listen at https://bestselfmedia.com/podcast/podcast-amanda-weber-busy) I’m always open to chatting about busy; it seems everyone else is, too. Is epidemic too strong a word to describe the extent [...]

Episode #33 // Busy is a Disease of Perception

I’m always open to chatting about busy; it seems everyone else is, too. Is epidemic too strong a word to describe the extent to which ‘busy’ is impacting our health, our happiness, and the quality of our relationships? I don’t think so. It really hit home recently when I read these words from Dr. Suzanne [...]

Episode #32 // The Full Life Reboot: Your JOY Compass

It’s a Reboot Week! Let’s enjoy a few minutes to disconnect from the busy and reboot our beautiful lives. Although few of us would argue that we wouldn't like to feel more JOY in our day to day lives. It can become a bit allusive with the always on, 24/7 nature of our days. Just [...]

By |2017-10-19T09:26:29+00:00October 19th, 2017|Categories: Balance, DeStressing, Happiness, Joy, Mindfulness, Podcast, Self-care, Selfcare|0 Comments

Episode #31 // Making Each Day Matter with Author, Cathy Anello

At one time or another we’ve probably all contemplated “would I do this if I only had 1 more day of life”. For my guest, Cathy Anello, this became much more than a contemplation, at a very difficult time in her life. It became a way of healing, learning to love her life again and [...]