Why Lana Love? LanaLoveCo is the name of my wellness business and my personal brand. If you are a business owner you know that choosing a name that reflects your idea, passion, and purpose can be one of the most nerve wracking things ever. As in “omg how do I ever reflect all that is… Continue reading Why LanaLoveCo?
Do you have that one moment that changed your whole life? Can you name a point in time that separated the “before” and “after”? That set off something in you from which there was no return? For me it happened during yoga teacher training. At a group brung I happened to listen in on a… Continue reading You are the 100%
I shopped for clothes! Duh, you’d say, as your eyes roll as deep as they could go. But hear me out: for me it is actually a huge deal. Since I got off the pill and decided to manage my PCOS (polycystic ovarian syndrome) naturally, my body underwent a lot of changes. Immediately after I… Continue reading About that body image thing.
As I head over to the basement with candles, crystals, and oils in my arms, my husband follows me with an exasperated gaze. I haven’t always been “weird” like this. I used to be a “normal” woman: concerned with shopping, cooking, and work. But as I deepened my relationship to spirituality and nature (my yoga… Continue reading Out with the old, in with the new: The New Moon intention setting ritual.
This piece was written for a Christmas card for my husband. At the time were in the very depths of doing long distance, and so every minute of our time together was worth its weight in gold. I wanted to convey to him that I appreciated him and accepted him as he is, in every… Continue reading Christmas Love
I wrote this poem for my grandma’s 85th birthday. Because of many transitions between different visa types and a much longer than normal wait for a green card I have not had a chance to travel home to Ukraine in 3 years. I miss everyone, but my mom and uncle were able to visit a… Continue reading Бабусі
I wrote this piece of poetry when my (now) husband and I were celebrating out 1 year anniversary of being together. Before him I never really met a man who’d treat me so well, or show so much respect and consideration. I surprised him with this poem over Skype, as at the time we were… Continue reading Melted