The magical L-Theanine. Now to be fair, this little “wonder drug” (it’s really an amino acid) doesn’t work for everyone. But in those responders for whom it does work, it works well. And I think of it as one of my master anti-anxiety brain-protectors.
As women running businesses and/or families, working long hours in demanding jobs, studying, caring for parents or in-laws, dealing with emotional challenges, hormonal hiccups (sledgehammers?) and a whole array of everyday stress, we often long for escape.