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Limited Time Discount offer for the Last Quarter!

About once a year, I gear up to offer a significant money saving package.  This year, I’ve decided to offer two ways to “earn” discounts on massage or bodywork.  The first way involves introducing others to massage and bodywork with me. The second way involves getting regular massages or bodywork yourself. First: The Referral Raffle…


How Does This All Work – Part 2

How Does This All Work Part 2 – The Medical History Form Quick Review of Part 1: Schedule ahead of time – same day appointments are rare. Block off enough time in your own schedule for the whole event. KEEP your appointment – or give at least 24 hour notice of cancellation. Arrive on time (or a…


A Summer of Changes, A Summer of Learning

Over the next few months, there will be a lot of changes around my practice. First off, I’m moving.  That means that my schedule will tighten up a bit until we’re settled in our new location (even though it’s only three miles away, the transition still takes time).  Its worth booking ahead, since I’ll have…


Love Your Body Day 2014 – Celebration Today is Love Your Body Day.  It’s a reminder that our bodies are all different, all okay.  And modern media’s portrayal of what is “okay” and what we should strive to be isn’t really a good definition.  It’s a reminder that just because the media is in love…


Massage Awareness Week

The American Massage Therapy Association has declared the week of October 21-26 to be Massage Awareness Week. During that week, they are likely to promote all sorts of events designed to help let people know why massage is good for you. That reminded me that many people are unaware that massage therapy has real health…


What Makes a Therapy Real? Part II: What We Don’t Know

I practice Reiki.  I am, in fact, a Reiki Master/Teacher.  That implies (as it should) that I know a little bit about Reiki, and that I believe it has some efficacy. Reiki is one of the “alternative” therapies one hears about, sometimes with great praise, and sometimes with disdain.  Reiki is one of many therapies…


Massage & Bodywork, for Health, Relaxation, and Stress Reduction

Massage is not only good for what ails you, it helps prevent things from ailing you. People who regularly receive massage and bodywork find that they feel better over all; they have more energy, yet feel more relaxed.  They’re better able to resist minor viruses and to handle daily life stressers.  And when they do…