This activates the left side of the brain, signaling the nervous system to produce mood-boosting serotonin and dopamine, Universtiy of Miami researchers report. It also reduces production of the stress hormone cortisol, resulting in a better mood in less than five minutes.
Found in the July 11 issue of Woman's World magazine.
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You can lose weight or at least workout WHILE you cook!:192
Make cakes the old way: leave the mixer in the cupboard. Use the hand-mix method: 360 strokes. Do short counts on each hand. Altern. 50 strokes on each hand (3 times each hand); with 30 each hand the last round.
1. 50 right hand; then 50 left hand 2. 50 right hand; then 50 left hand 3. 50 right hand; then 50 left hand 4. 30 right hand; then 30 left hand
*Leave the food processor and dishwasher off: diced, slice, chop, and wash yourself.
I have suffered with insomnia my whole life; whether it's not being able to fall asleep or falling asleep but waking up every hour or two! I tried everything! Although I refuse to take any prescription meds for it because I don't want to become dependent on anything.
Recently, a friend of mine recommended yoga before I go to sleep. I was skeptical at first but after I did it the first time, I crashed out all night (didn't wake up once!). I was amazed at how well it works!
Yoga makes me feel like I just had a full body massage! It's incredible!
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