The Dixie Bits Blog

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Ok beauties. I’m sure you already know that approximately 60% of the body is made up of water. Cells need water to carry out enzyme function, and many important processes in the body are conducted in a watery environment.

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There is so much healing in healthy, earth foods. Health is wealth! I think so. Every day I am grateful for my life and my health.  I dealt with acne in my teenage years, during my second pregnancy in my thirties and a resurgence almost to the day I turned 40. I was a vegetarian, […]

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It’s no secret that I love green juices, smoothies and hot cocoa. Green juices. They fill me up and give me good love. So how do I manage to consistently enjoy these delights and have not gotten tired and thrown in the towel?

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Indulging in juices and smoothies have become a daily self-care ritual because they work to support my health and wellbeing. I’ve learned what ingredients work from great teachers, both western and eastern, and from my own body. And as my body changes, I continue to learn even more.

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There is a saying that goes something like, nothing changes if you don’t change anything. It’s true. Life oftentimes require us to go through many changes in order to become the person we truly desire.

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Dreaming. It’s what I’ve always done. Even when the dreams feel impossible, like now, at almost 50. I’m still dreaming. I dream of being better of doing better, doing nothing, being happy, accumulating wealth and life long health. I dream of being a good mother, wife, daughter, sister, aunt, niece, cousin and friend. There are […]

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After being layered all winter long, I welcome the hot summer days because I can wear less and fun clothing and feel the sunshine kissing my starved skin. Yes. Distress denim happens to be one of my fave summer wear. But you can also catch me wearing them in the spring and fall.

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I’ve never experienced anxiety around chronological aging. Hope I never do. However, I have experienced lots of anxiety about aging and not having done the things I’ve always wanted to do. In essence, growing.  One of the best gifts I gave myself was a self-care sabbatical, where I discovered so much healing and so many […]

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One of my non-negotiable is recreation. I make time for fun and joy. It doesn’t always unfolds perfectly ’cause life is not a linear process, but it sure is worth the effort. 

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I'm Dixie. 50+ Biology and health educator, qigong practitioner, beauty and wellness founder, empty nester, and all round life lover.