We’re baaaack… My momma, my partner, and I went to the Renaissance Festival northwest of Houston for the weekend. Now, when we go to a Renfest, we DO Renfest. We dress up from head to toe, complete with weaponry, if it is called for. This is a fairly recent phenomenon; originally, we went and observed … More Ye Olde Land of Enchantment
Ugh… It’s the last day before Thanksgiving. Everyone at school has a temporary short-timer’s disease. Half the professors aren’t even holding class today. The entire campus will completely shut down at noon. We tried to think of every justification not to come to class today, but we kept having to reluctantly remind each other of … More Thanks-For-Giving
I went for my first NET session today. I don’t exactly understand it, but my instinct is telling me that it’s the missing link (or at least a really big part of it) to resolving some of my health issues. I don’t know much about it, but I do know that it’s proven fact that … More Freeing the Demons
When I was first considering enrolling in massage therapy school back in the day, I came in contact with a great lady who answered my swirling cloud of questions, helped me sort my thoughts, and voluntarily shared all the information she had about starting a practice. I asked her how I could ever thank her, … More For Massage Therapists: Decorating Your Space
Ever wait for someone? Five minutes go by and you think of something you could plausibly accomplish at the moment, and you decide to do it (it’ll only take a minute) and just as you make the first move, the person you were waiting for emerges? This happens to me often enough that I thought … More Pet Peeves (A Rant)
Top 10 ways to de-stress and become yourself again… 1. Mute the commercials. Ever notice how commercials can often be annoying or irritating? Ever notice how noisy and intrusive they are? You’re not just imagining things. Whether it’s radio or TV, advertising by definition is designed to get your attention. Whether we realize it or … More Take Your Life Back!
Since I am a massage therapist (hear me roar…) and there are a lot of misconceptions surrounding this profession, I thought it’d be good to write a post (or several, depending on how many different directions this goes in) about what it is I do for a living. What massage seems like on the outside: … More Massage 101