Tagged: spring

7th avenue

Maria Walks: 7th Avenue Sightseeing

  “Until lately the best thing that I was able to think of in favor of civilization, apart from blind acceptance of the order of the universe, was that it made possible the artist, the poet, the philosopher, and the man of science,” Oliver Wendell Holmes, Jr. once said. Civilization,...

So You Think Florida Weather Is “Nice?”

All the time, my non-Floridian friends tell me how jealous they are of how lucky I am to live in Florida. “You have palm trees,” “You have endless summers,” “You have the beach,” and every other Florida perk is recited to me each time we talk, ever. Yeah, Florida is...

Wellness Month

Maria Chimes In: Episode 9 – Wellness Month

  This week on Maria Chimes In, we discuss Wellness Month — an opportunity to become rejuvenated and feel your absolute best. Spring is in the air, and it’s not only the 10 degree temperature increase that reminds us; every inhale is a refreshing decongestant.   Last week, we mused about how draining this...

positive changes

How To Make The Most Positive Changes

  POSITIVE CHANGES Kalo mhna! Greeks use this expression, which literally means ‘good month,’ to wish their friends and family positivity for the new month ahead. So, still at the beginning of a new season, which we hope will usher in warmer weather, it’s important that we take steps to live...

Wellness Month

Time to Focus: Wellness Month

  March is Wellness Month, and it just so happens that the month dedicated to feeling our best coincides with the onset of warmer weather. Too many of us are coming off of this winter feeling sluggish and out of sorts.   Our bodies need upkeep, and since we’ve likely...