Posted on November 21 2018
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Posted on November 19 2018The population of Denmark are the happiest people in the world, according to the World Happiness Report, in which it has been found to be the “happiest place to live” several times over. In part, it has been accredited to something called Hygge (which is pronounced hoo-gah). The word hygge cannot be directly translated, but derives from the Danish word for "wellbeing". However, hygge is more than a word to the Danes and the many other people who’ve more recently adopted it. It’s also a lifestyle, built around the principles of community and an appreciation for the simple pleasures in life.
Posted on October 24 2018The shift in seasons to fall and winter can be difficult, and it’s important to take good care of yourself both physically and emotionally. This is especially important if you are one of the millions of individuals who suffer from seasonal affective disorder (or SAD). Obviously if you feel you are seriously struggling with mental health issues it’s important to contact a professional, but individual self-care is also a big part of taking care of yourself. Here are a few of our fall habits for those with (and without) SAD.