Category Archives: gratitude

Hygge & Happiness

In the darkest of times, with cold winds and raging storms all around, the Danish have devised a weapon of first resort.  A weapon that can eliminate, or at least diminish, the feelings of stress, sadness, and hopelessness that often arise in their long, dark, cold winters. That weapon is “hygge.” Pronounced “hue-guh,” the concept is not easily translated into

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Connections

Since moving to Staunton two years ago, we have met so many amazing folks and have made so many wonderful connections with the community. Some of our connections include: our partnership with non-profit cat rescue group Cat’s Cradle for kitty petting zoos and adoption events  local health and wellness practitioners (such as Anne Buzzelli of BuzzNutrition and Brittney Johnson of

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Thanks for a fabulous first fifteen years!

Mindful Hands is FIFTEEN years old! That’s practically ancient for independent retailers like us. And we couldn’t have done it without you! A big THANK YOU to all our wonderful customers who have helped us not only survive but thrive! We hope to continue to support you in bringing serenity into your lives for at least another fifteen years! We

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Rarities of All Sorts

We hope you had a chance this past Tuesday to witness the winter solstice lunar eclipse; a beautiful sight indeed. It is extremely rare for a lunar eclipse to occur on the same day as the winter solstice, a conjunction that last occured in 1638 and won’t occur again until 2094. We feel fortunate that our many loyal customers, many

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