Author Archives: Monica

About Monica

Monica McGuire has lived in Santa Cruz over 16 years practicing as a Health Coach, specifically coaching people to find their best "Self-Healing Lifestyle". Born sensitive to toxins of all sorts, Monica has honed hundreds of self-healing strategies over the last 25 years. Her Self-Healing LIfestyle signature system helps her clients achieve more Vital, Radiant Health ~ for life. Monica has an intense commitment for herself and others to live long, active, pain-free lives (as opposed to the now-common need for convalescence and nursing homes). Her programs have demonstrated increased vitality, age reversal, and the disappearance of physical pain ~ all simpler when coached through her step-by-step system. Comforts and habits that aren't serving us are clues toward easy, do-able practices that bring the kind of glowing health she loves to share. Monica also spent 10 years as a financial planning professional, and seeks to make her recommendations for healthy living affordable and accessible to everyone.

My POETIC “tweet” on Who ARE the Americans?

    In the Truth that “All are One, “US of A” is a pun!  Yes, WE are the “U.S.” but the “us” of the “Americas” is a PLUS      (plus 34 more countries!     North America and South … Continue reading

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Who has Apples &/or Quince growing in their yard? Delicious Cycle recipes:

Quince grows lots of places, but actually gets tree-ripened in tropical climes. Like the tall Hachiya persimmons, it gets soft and loses its astringency. (Note that quince is not nearly as astringent as Hachiya! I grew up on the Fuyu … Continue reading

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As found and shared by my astute friend, Riesah Prock: McDonald’s Closing All Restaurants in Bolivia as Nation Rejects Fast Food @realfoodforlife.com writes: We like to publish GOOD NEWS like this article from Natural News. McDonald’s happy image and its … Continue reading

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Invitation to Men with Graying Hair, or other signs of ‘Getting Wiser’:

How To Get Your Mojo Back (Mojo = Lust for Life) So You Can: Get Back in the Driver’s Seat (of your Life) Play the Game (Even) Better than You did 10 years ago Satisfy Your Partner Again Is your … Continue reading

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Attitude Self-Healing for Parents, Thanks to All the Great Teachers Who have Helped me/us

Remember when we easily marveled at the miracle of our infant or toddler? I am reminded this morning of how the miracle is feeling larger today, with my almost-13-year-old! My teacher, Corrina McFarlane, is the greatest help in the difficult … Continue reading

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New Language Needed: What is a Treat and what is an indulgence?

How wonderful to have finally asked the right person to help me identify the right word!  17-year-old Sierra gave me the answer to, “What do we call a tasty ‘eat’ that does not serve our health?”  (So that we can … Continue reading

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Welcome to a way to Discover Your Self-Healing Lifestyle

On a scale of 1-10, with 1 as what you imagine you will feel when you are dying, and 10 as the best you have felt since age 28, HOW DO YOU FEEL? If you aren’t living at a 7 … Continue reading

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Beyond Bullying

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Strange and Wonderful Mother’s Day Gift

Since I was leading a discussion after the Bully movie on Saturday, I put on a suit and curled my hair. While driving my son, David, to visit an AddFamily friend, I asked him, “How do I look?” David now … Continue reading

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Family Culture Coach ~ Is Our Frustration Funny to our Kids?

Do you know any Moms of kids age 7-12, who need Relief?  So many parents are exhausted these days, and there are lots of common complaints parents have which are solvable with Family Culture Coaching. Our family’s running definition of … Continue reading

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