Practices to calm your body, mind and soul.
We live in a world that is on high drive, all the time. We are always going, always doing, always ‘on.’
In fact, for many of us, it is quite challenging to wind down and decompress.
We are over stimulated: electronically, mentally, emotionally, and physically.
Living these high drive lives keeps our sympathetic nervous system turned on. This is the part of our nervous system that keeps us alert, engaged, and active. When we are stressed and in constant go-mode, our sympathetic nervous system is activated, which is not bad all the time, except that for many of us, it is activated all the time.
Having practices to calm our hyper-stimulated system is so important. Sacred slow down rituals help us tap into the power of our parasympathetic nervous system. When we are calm and relaxed, our system has an opportunity to chill out. The parasympathetic nervous system...