Rasa Dhatu | the gateway to all tissues

Last month I had the pleasure of hosting Amadea Morningtstar at SimpleVeda. We experienced a joyful weekend with like-minded practitioners in clinical discussion of foods...
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Healthy Travel | The Ayurveda Way

Whether you’re off to a relaxing or adventurous vacation or attending a mandatory business meeting, traveling can cause stress to our body and mind. The vata dosha ...
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Homemade Almond + Golden Milk

We’re SO excited to share this blog post with ya’ll! This is your official step-by-step guide (with pictures!) to making Christina’s homemade almond milk + turning ...
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New Year’s Reflections + Rituals for Spiritual Growth

At the end of the year my husband and I have a tradition of cultivating space for reflection. It’s a ritual that aids in our spiritual growth that I modified from o...
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Kapha Balancing Regimens

Happy Spring Equinox! Spring is here and that means new growth both inwardly and outwardly. Hibernated energy begins to fill our body cells as we have the urge to spring ...
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Shirodhara & Svedana | An Ayurvedic Treatment

Ayurveda is a 5,000 year old science of natural and holistic healing that has its origins in the Vedic culture of India. According to Ayurveda, the center of the forehead...
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How to Practice + Benefits of Self Massage | Abhyanga!

Ayurveda enriches our lives with its natural health benefits and numerous practices of self-care and self-LOVE. To care for yourself by cooking, meditating, keeping a cle...
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10 Reasons To Go On A Yoga Retreat

I went on my first yoga retreat this past April and it was truly a gift from Divine Mother. I knew immediately that I wanted others in my community to experience this opp...
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Elderberry | your natural cold + flu remedy

The weather is changing, the kids are in school, families and friends are gathering in droves… It’s a wonderful time of celebration, but with this time also c...
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Vata Balancing Regimens

This season Mother Nature has shown us what a huge impact she can have on our vikruti (current state of balance). Before the weather dropped to the 30’s, I rememb...
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The Ayurvedic 6 Tastes | SWEET

In Ayurveda, every food is put into one of the 6 taste categories; Sweet, Sour, Salty, Pungent, Astringent, and Bitter. Each taste feeds our mind, body and spirit in its ...
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Ayurveda Home Remedies – for the kiddos!

Last week one of my very best friends contacted me because her 11 month old son had been diagnosed with Gianotti-Crosti Syndrom (it’s not as bad as it sounds!) an...
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Herbal Profile: Turmeric

What is Turmeric? Turmeric is super herb filled with antioxidant compounds that boosts the immune system. It is used in traditional Indian cooking and is what makes most ...
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Kichadee: A Great Source of Protein!

One of the most common questions I receive when it comes to food is, “How do you get enough protein if you’re a vegetarian?” Actually, most Americans get way too mu...
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10 Ayurveda Routines in 10 Days!

One of the reasons I fell in love with Ayurveda was because of its simplicity. Hence, I named my practice, SimpleVeda. The word Veda means knowledge or science – th...
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What is Ayurveda? Prakruti and Vikruti

Ayurveda is considered to be the oldest healing science, the “Mother of all Healing.” In Sanskrit, Ayurveda means “The science of life.” Ayurveda ...
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Welcome to SimpleVeda!

Welcome to SimpleVeda! I’m so glad you’re here! SimpleVeda was created with a passion for healing the WORLD!  In order for me to do that, I had to first heal...
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