If I were still living the lifestyle I was accustomed to until I was in my mid-20’s, I wouldn’t be here today, there’s no question. Sugar and hi-carb empty-calorie foods became my security blanket, and eventually took its toll.   I reached an unmanageable weight.   One conversation changed my life!  I lost 100 pounds in the process, and gained a passion for wellness that has never diminished. 

Several decades later, I returned to school, the Institute of Integrative Nutrition in New York City, and became a board-certified holistic health coach.  I began to realize that the foods you love, should love you back…and everything you take in is food!  At the Institute, we studied about  *primary foods:  your career, relationships, your exercise...and speaking of exercise,  it was during my training at the Institute that someone invited me to a laughter yoga session. When I experienced my first laughter yoga class, after a few minutes, something clicked inside of me, and I said, "I get it", and it really resonated with me and I researched it further.  I realized that this is a branch of ‘complementary medicine’ that everyone could benefit from, and I became a certified laughter wellness instructor and founder of Spinner’s Grinners™ Laughter Yoga classes in New Hyde Park, NY, and have been conducting laughter yoga classes as a holistic path to wellness since 2009.   

ADDITIONAL EDUCATION:  Level II Spring Forest Qigong Practitioner
                                                              First, Second and Advanced levels:  Traditional USUI Reiki Practitioner​


has many, many health benefits, and I always incorporate my knowledge of holistic health into all activities.  In addition to "Spinner's Grinners™" laughter yoga classes at my laughter yoga studio, I also offer "Laughter Yoga Work Breaks" at the work-place to businesses in New Hyde Park and surrounding area. For more information about laughter yoga and its benefits, click on the above link  "Laughter Yoga”.


is another path to wellness that I offer.  During this 45-minute health promoting session, you will learn how certain color(s) that you are drawn to, promote YOUR personal wellness.  You will experience the color, visually, audibly AND  aromatically.  You will receive a holistic prescription custom-tailored to you.  For more information, click on the above link, "Color Energy Healing".


The information presented on this website is not intended to substitute for the medical advice of physicians.  The viewer should regularly consult a physician in matters relating to his/her health and particularly with respect to any symptoms that may require diagnosis or medical attention.   

Whether it be my Spinner's Grinners™ Laughter Yoga classes or a Color Energy Healing session, let me hear from you soon!

About Me

*  "Could one conversation change your life?" and “primary food” are trademarks of Integrative Nutrition, Inc.

Tagline Here

Click here to view my About Me presentation.  Allow a few moments for the PowerPoint® file to download.  When the download completes, click 'OPEN'