Ayurvedic Tips for Staying Cool This Summer Part Two: Dinacharya

Part Two of in-house Ayurvedia Specialist, Stephanie Kincade’s Tips for Staying Cool This Summer.  Part One can be found here. There are many things Ayurveda can recommend to help cool us down and bring our Pitta (and other Doshas) back into balance.  In part one I specifically looked at tips to do with food.  In this…

Ayurvedic Tips for Staying Cool This Summer Part One: Food

Ah Summer; Pitta season, or the season that has the most in common with Pitta Dosha at least. Pitta is composed of the elements of fire (primarily) and water (to a lesser degree). It has hot, oily, sharp, light, sour, fluid, and pungent attributes – many of the same qualities we think of to describe…

Hydration & Activity

Today’s blog post comes from our Dietitian, Nicole Marchand.  Enjoy, enjoy, enjoy! —– As a group exercise instructor and a bicyclist, I can be physically active up to 2-3 hours/day and staying hydrated is incredibly important. Furthermore, with the increasing number of people exercising outdoors as higher summer temperatures approach, it seemed fitting to write…