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 #35 // Do You Exercise Self Compassion?

Welcome to The Full Life! I’ve been on the horn lately about getting good at Self Compassion. For many, it’s the soft side of a more critical conversation we have with ourselves when we don’t measure up. “Good heavens, don’t be kind to yourself! You’ll never do better!” is more the norm. There is loads [...]

Episode #34// The Full Life Reboot: A Self Compassion Break

This week on our REBOOT episode (those short ones aimed at giving us a few minutes of “guided” stillness) we’re exploring a Self Compassion Break. This particular one is based on the work of Kristen Neff. She is, in my eyes, a self compassion Guru (check out her TedTalk for more on this subject https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IvtZBUSplr4) [...]

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 #28 // A Practice To Get Good At Worry

Worry pretends to be necessary but serves no useful purpose. Yup. That’s the truth. But, I have a tool for that! Today on The Full Life I share where worry was resurfacing for me this week and the practice I go through to support my best self. I highly recommend you check it out (the [...]

Episode #20 // Full Life “Reboot” : Building A Sacred Garden In Your Mind

Welcome to Episode #20 and another Full Life “Reboot”. In our short guided practice this week I give you a chance to rest, digest and heal. I guide you to de-stress, connect to your FULL (vs the BUSY the world would have you running for) and to replenish your beautiFUL Self.  We’re going to be [...]

Are You Paying Attention? Your Happiness Could be Suffering.

Do you give enough attention to the people, activities, and things that are important to you? This is a question I recently asked myself and if I’m being honest, the response was disappointing. The Problem Today Our lives are busy. Really busy. And distracted. We have an average of about 70,000 thoughts a day (that’s [...]

Episode #5 // Calming The Harsh Inner Critic

Welcome to Episode #5 of The Full Life Podcast! Do you have a harsh inner critic? Well I’ve been doing more than a bit of work lately on “Calming the Harsh Inner Critic” and I’ve noticed something; “How we talk to ourselves, mostly unconsciously, when we are busy, stressed and overwhelmed, is far, far worse, [...]

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Laying Awake With A Busy Mind?

Be honest with me ‘Sista. Do you ever lay in bed ruminating on a negative event only to spiral into a space where sleep just ‘aint gonna happen? Yup. Me too. Here’s a great little practice I use from the HeartMath Institute called “Attitude Breathing” and it works really well. Once in bed, close your [...]

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