Embracing the Sun: Building Your Tan

Embracing the Sun: Building Your Tan
Embracing the sun's natural light is not only beneficial but essential for our well-being. By gradually building a tan, also known as developing a "solar callus," individuals can adapt their bodies to sunlight, enhancing their skin's resilience regardless of their skin type. Starting with early morning exposure, when sunlight is richest in protective infrared light, and slowly increasing the duration over time, allows for a safe and beneficial way to enjoy the sun's rays.

Building a tan requires patience and consistency, especially for those with fair skin who should start with just a few minutes of early morning sun, gradually increasing their exposure. Individuals with darker skin can enjoy longer initial periods in the sun. This process not only leads to a healthier-looking tan but also signals when to seek shade to prevent overexposure, demonstrating the body's remarkable way of communicating its needs.

Moreover, sunlight exposure goes beyond vitamin D production and achieving a glowing tan; it plays a crucial role in supporting the immune system, boosting mood, and regulating the sleep-wake cycle. By shifting our mindset and learning to embrace sunlight in a responsible manner, we can unlock numerous health benefits, improving our overall quality of life. It's time to see the sun as a friend, engaging with it thoughtfully to harness its healing properties.

Optimizing Your Circadian Rhythm with Sunlight and Antioxidants

Optimizing Your Circadian Rhythm with Sunlight and Antioxidants
In today's fast-paced world, maintaining a healthy circadian rhythm is essential for regulating our sleep, mood, and energy levels. NingXia Red, a nutrient-dense antioxidant drink, plays a pivotal role in this journey towards optimal circadian wellness. Infused with the goodness of Ningxia wolfberry and other nutrient-rich fruits, this elixir provides the body with a blend of essential vitamins, minerals, and phytonutrients needed to thrive.

Sunlight, as nature's regulator, synchronizes our internal clock by signaling our brain to suppress melatonin production, leading to a refreshed and energized start to the day. By combining the nutritional benefits of NingXia Red with the natural light of the sun, we can support our body's natural rhythms, enhancing both our wakefulness during the day and our restfulness at night. This symbiotic relationship between nutrient intake and sunlight exposure ensures our circadian health is optimized.

Embracing the benefits of NingXia Red and regular sunlight exposure can significantly contribute to our circadian wellness. Starting the day with NingXia Red and seeking sunlight can align us with the natural rhythms of life, unlocking the secrets to a healthy circadian rhythm. This practice not only nourishes the body but also sets the foundation for a brighter, more energetic future.

"7 Reasons Why Boosting Your Energy Matters"

Are you a woman who often feels stressed out, overwhelmed, and worn out? Do you find yourself constantly battling fatigue, with doctors telling you it's normal? 

Well, I have some important news for you! In this blog post, I'm going to share with you seven compelling reasons why boosting your energy is crucial, and how I can help you regain your vitality and live an exceptional life. So, let's dive right in!

Reason #1: Energy is the Fuel for Life

Energy is the driving force behind everything we do. Whether it's taking care of our loved ones, pursuing our passions, or simply enjoying the daily activities we love, energy is what powers us. Without adequate energy, we become easily overwhelmed, stressed, and unable to meet the demands of our busy lives.

Reason #2: Break Free from Fatigue

Feeling perpetually tired is not normal, despite what some doctors may say. Fatigue is often a sign that something is out of balance in our bodies. By providing natural support to your body's energy systems, you can wake up feeling refreshed and ready to conquer the day.

Reason #3: Restore Your Body's Natural Energy Flow

Stress, toxins, and a lack of self-care can disrupt the flow of energy in our bodies, leaving us feeling depleted and exhausted. It's important to know the available energy sources that can keep the energy flowing and restore balance.

Reason #4: Boost Your Mental Clarity and Focus

Low energy levels can impact more than just your physical state. They can also affect your mental clarity and focus. Discovering simple energy boosters to help you stay mentally sharp and focused throughout the day can make a significant difference.

Reason #5: Enhance Your Mood and Emotional Well-being

Lack of energy can take a toll on your mood and emotional well-being. Establishing a daily routine that uplifts your spirits, reduces stress, and improves your overall emotional well-being can lead to increased energy levels.

Reason #6: Boost Your Immune System

Fatigue weakens your immune system, making you susceptible to illness and infections. By boosting your energy levels, you're also providing support to your immune system, strengthening your body's natural defenses, and keeping you healthy.

Reason #7: Embrace a Healthier, More Vibrant Lifestyle

Finally, having more energy allows you to embrace a healthier, more vibrant lifestyle. Imagine living an exceptional life where you have the energy to do what you love with those you love. Whether it's going for a walk, hiking, playing games, or pursuing your dreams of traveling, the possibilities are endless when you have the energy to live life to the fullest.


So, there you have it! Seven compelling reasons why boosting your energy matters. If you're tired of feeling worn out and want to reclaim your energy, make sure to join me for one of my monthly More Energy! Masterclasses. Each month, I share five energy sources, five energy boosters, two secrets, and one easy button to help you on your journey.

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3 Positive Mindsets for 2023!

3 Positive Mindsets for 2023!

A colonel in the British army once shared that in his work with prisoners of war he found it was not the physically strong who were most likely to survive the stress of their experiences. What he discovered was that survivors tend to have not one but three positive mindsets in common. 

3 Positive Mindsets

#1 Positive Attitude

A positive attitude is when you can accept that every circumstance no matter how challenging has a higher purpose. Knowing this leads to a positive attitude, which impacts your perception, your body chemistry, your immune response, and even the capacity to live a life of less stress and more energy. 

#2 Positive response

A positive response is an ability to control your responses even when you don't have control over life events, circumstances, or the people around you. How you respond is the difference between moving into a more stressed state and moving toward a more calm and relaxed state, which makes you receptive to new ways of perceiving and dealing with difficult situations.

#3 Positive concept of time

A positive concept of time is when you understand that every experience has a beginning, middle, and end. Often, when you are dealing with a stressful situation it feels like there is no end in sight and this leads to the feeling of hopelessness, lack of action, and depression. You only see the negative and your mind and body begin to shut down to what is possible. When you have a positive concept of time- this too will end- your immune system gets a boost and your inner resources of hope and resilience increase to a level that allows you to handle the most difficult situations. 

If you are ready to adopt these 3 Positive Mindsets in 2023 grab your FREE 7 Days To A More Positive YOU! Workbook and join me inside the Fill My Cup FB Group January 1st-7th, 2023 where I will share a short video on the Positivity topic of the day so together we can live a more positive lifestyle. 

❤️Shawna Cale, PT, LCTI, CHHWC
Stress Expert


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