Across the monkey bars.

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Ever wonder why you’re attracted to certain people and what it is about them that appeals? I learned about “mirror neurons” today, neurons in our body that are precise mimics of situations, actions and experiences that go on around us. From the slightest cues, they pick up intention and emotions from those we surround ourselves with. These biological delights are …

Power of habits

Change the sound.

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I spend a lot of time reading about, researching and trying to change, my habits. Unconsciously, our behaviours are influenced in a huge way by our habits, the routines we’ve executed on over the years. From addictions to fitness routines, to eating, driving and even how we get dressed in the morning, how our brain processes these routines is even …

Feet to Floor

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I love sleep. Like really, really love sleep. I’m not sure what I was like as a kid (Mom?) but as an adult, I really wish work-time came with nap-time. I also love mornings. Like really, really love mornings. When I’m up, coffee is poured and the sun is streaming through the front windows, I’m not sure there’s a happier …