Planning for the Holidays

You can feel the chill in the air (what, I know it’s only in the seventies, but for Florida, that’s a chill!) and all the stores are full of candy and cheap costumes.  It’s the time of the year… Continue reading

New Massage offerings for August – Bamboo Fusion

Hello, everyone! I just wanted to let you all know that I will be taking the first week in August off! During that time, I will be studying Bamboo Fusion! What is that? Good question. From the website of the founder of Bamboo Fusion (I'm studying directly with her, by the way) - Bamboo has been introduced into rituals for life energy, sexuality and fertility for thousands of years. Today, these ancient rituals have been reintroduced by modern spas through bamboo massage therapy, which incorporates bamboo in deep tissue massage. Continue reading

Vacation Stress

Too many times, your vacation causes more stresses than it solves.  We all have an idealistic vision of our vacation… sitting idle at the beach, watching the tide come in from between our flip-flops, with a frosty beverage by… Continue reading

Teach Yourself to Relax

Last week I had a very rewarding event – Teacher Appreciation Day at my son’s elementary school.  I got together with two other local massage therapists and offered chair massage to the employees – teachers, administrators, bus drivers and… Continue reading

Ohhh… My Aching Feet!

A common question or complaint I hear….

“I wore heels or had a standing job all my life, I have plantar fasciitis & pain everywhere, not just in my feet – now I have serious mobility issues!  Can massage… Continue reading

Getting Smarter All the Time

How are you supposed to find a great therapist in all the choices that you have available?  I practice in Florida, which is the state in the US with the most massage therapists licensed.  To make matters even… Continue reading

We’re Number 1! We’re Number 1!

We made it!  The Greater Tampa Bay Area is the #1…. most stressful city in all the land.  That’s disappointing, huh?  Sperling’s BestPlaces, a research firm that specializes in researching livability, just released their annual study. … Continue reading