Mind, Body, Soul
Wellness coach Lashanda Lee shares how she used wellness to overcome extreme health setbacks on her journey for balance of mind, body, and soul, and how she's using the experience to serve others. Mellissa reviews the bestselling inspirational story, The Murmur of Bees, and Cristina provides a healthy cooking tip from the kitchen.
- Lashanda Lee: Wellness Coach+Lashanda shares her remarkable journey from deathbed to becoming a holistic wellness coach. She’s learned much about the human body and holistic and psychological approaches to achieve wellness and a good life. Now she wants to share some of those lessons with you. Her credentials and achievements include numerous training certifications in fitness-related disciplines, masters and undergraduate studies in nutrition and wellness coaching, and personal experience in overcoming psychological and physical barriers that nearly took her life. What she learned from that ordeal not only changed her outlook on life but drives her to help others overcome their challenges. Lashanda’s positive outlook and practical approach to holistic wellness offer all of us valuable tools we can leverage in our search for health and a good life.
- Mellissa Novakovich: Book Reviewer, Librarian. Mellissa Novakovich channeled her love of reading into a second career. After serving for 22 years in the U.S. Army, Mellissa thrives as a school librarian at a local K-5 school. She hopes to share her love of books and knowledge with the students and foster their critical thinking skills. Mellissa received her undergraduate degree in English from the University of Maryland College and is currently earning her master's degree in Library and Information Science from the University of North Carolina-Greensboro. Mellissa doesn't just share her love of reading with children; she is still an avid reader herself despite her busy lifestyle. Although she does most of her reading audio-style these days, she enjoys up to 60 books per year. You can find Mellissa's recommendations on her Goodreads page.