The Amayori Sento

RSS

Ground Yourself in the Morning

March 26, 2020
I originally intended for this first post on grounding to be about morning meditation. Rather than that, let's step back a bit and discuss waking up in the morning. So many people are experiencing ...
Read more

A Peek Inside a Japanese Bathhouse

February 06, 2020
Walk into any bathhouse in Japan, and you are sure to find the same basic things, whether you are bathing at a Tokyo sento or a remote rural onsen.  Men’s and women’s baths are almost always separa...
Read more

Making the Takada Tawashi Body Brush

January 30, 2020
Once we placed our order for the Takada Tawashi Body Brushes earlier this winter, we waited. And waited… Little did we know that the brushes were being hand made for us and would take a month to sh...
Read more

A Calm Home: Winding Down in the Evening

January 22, 2020
As time goes on, I begin to appreciate my evening rituals more and more. My evening bath has now become part of my husband's life, and I wanted to share with you some thoughts on creating an end-of...
Read more

How to Have a Mindful Holiday Season

November 22, 2019
Things have been so busy around the Amayori loft. I wanted to take a moment to say hello, as this will probably be the last journal entry of the year. I have always been someone who easily becomes ...
Read more

Slow Beauty, Now Micro-Batched

September 19, 2019
Since day one, I have been proud and honored to handcraft Amayori’s products. Over the years, I have had people ask me why I don’t have things made in a lab or factory. The truth is, I would never ...
Read more

Availability