Posts by Juli Woodward

Juli Woodward is a health coach and nutritional chef.  Her website and blog can be found at www.MoreHappinessLessStress.com  …which pretty much sums up her mission in life.  She has been cooking since she was 2-years-old and began studying the link between food and mental wellness in 2001.  Her focus is helping women reduce stress and anxiety while adding joy to their lives.

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Have Faith That Slowing Down Will Be Good for You

“It’s not enough to be busy; so are the ants. The question is: what are we busy about?” ~Henry David Thoreau

Four years ago, I couldn’t relax to save my life. The ability to slow down completely eluded me. I could start a company, train a pit bull, or hike 12 miles, but I sucked at taking a day off.

Looking back, I now know that I was terrified. I was certain that if I slowed down I would never get going again. “My ‘to do’ list will fall apart! My friends and clients will be angry with me! My …