Get Personal with Sara

Embarking on a detoxification program can be a daunting process. There’s a lot of information out there that may seem contradictory and it may be difficult to know where to start. Working with a health care professional or a combination of helpers can not only ease you into the process but can also increase your […]

Holiday Tea Party was lovely!

The holidays have come and gone, and our Holiday Tea Part is becoming a memory but my did we have fun! That Sunday was a beautiful sunny day, perfect for hosting our outdoor event. We had such a lovely time drinking fabulous belly warming elixirs from the Yoko Tea boys and everyone loved their cozy tea lounge […]

A sweet summer Special!

$55 for an hour massage.   One per person, till July 31st. Your massage can be booked at any time. Simply click here to purchase your massage . (Special offer has now expired.)       Specials must be purchased before July 31, and you can book your massage at any time. Limit one per person. You will receive an […]

Summer time, travel time!

At the end of this week I will be flying to Switzerland for a summer visit to my family there. I will return on July 18th. Aimee will be handling all appointments during my absence. You can call her at 805-453-1589, or e-mail her at I feel very grateful and happy to be working with Aimee and […]

Hands for Haiti – this is why we do it!

On Sunday, May 6, from 2 pm to 5:30 pm a very special event will take place at the Gibian Wellness Center, the quiet little building on State Street where you all come to take care of your bodies.   A few months ago a dear friend of mine, Jenna Humphreys very bravely reached out to her community […]

Hands for Haiti – this Sunday from 2pm to 5:30pm

From a desire to help a friend on her intrepid path to become a midwife by training in Haiti came the idea to host a party in her honor and to support the Natural Birth Clinic where she is right now. Please join us this Sunday May 6, from 2pm to 5:30pm, at our office […]

The Benefits of Pregnancy Massage

Pregnancy is a very special time for a woman’s body, and a specially catered massage can help you adapt with ease and comfort to the many changes your body is undergoing. Massage therapists who offer pregancy massage have received the proper training to ensure your experience is completely safe and wonderfully relaxing. The benefits of […]

Buy Two, Get One Free!

** GIFT CERTIFICATE SPECIAL ** Give the gift of health and well-being to your loved ones. Your friends and family will be elated when they open the little envelope…..a wonderful stocking stuffer! They will receive a fabulous massage experience and (something I love about this) they will get to recall the warmth and joy of […]

The simple power of Cranial-Sacral Therapy

Following the cranial-sacral therapy class I took this last winter, I have started offering sessions on a donations basis to some of my regular clients. While the effects of this work can be very subtle and hard to perceive, one of my clients recently experienced a remarkable shift after just one session. Cranial-sacral therapy is […]

One of my favorite teachers in town!

As part of the curriculum in my first massage class we had to read Roger Jahnke’s “The Healer Within”. It was and still is one of the most influential books in my personal life and in my career. Several years ago I had the wonderful chance to take a five day Tai-Chi and Qi-gong workshop […]