For over 20 years, Mariel has been pursuing her passion for yoga and health and is now seen as a voice of holistic and balanced health and well-being. As part of that role she has lead wellness retreats all over America, sharing her insights about movement, home, silence, and nutrition. In 2003, Mariel published her powerful bestselling memoir, Finding My Balance, the insightful and inspiring story of her life’s journey as viewed through a lens honed by yoga and meditation. Her highly successful second book, Mariel Hemingway’s Healthy Living from the Inside Out (Harper Collins, San Francisco, 2007), is a how-to guide for finding and enhancing personal balance and health through the utilization of self-empowering lifestyle techniques. The book is a valuable boon for those who incorporate Mariel’s sage and thoughtful advice. Most recently, Mariel published her third book, Mariel’s Kitchen: Simple Ingredients for a Delicious and Satisfying Life, in which she offers you ways to easily and deliciously turn your kitchen into the heart of your home.
On November 19, 2011, McLean Hospital celebrated it’s 200th anniversary during a gala event. Mariel Hemingway was presented the McLean Award—the hospital’s highest honor—for her commitment to serving as a champion of mental health issues, including suicide awareness and prevention with You Matter Don’t Quit being the slogan for her speech. Currently Mariel is working with Bobby Williams on The Willing Way a conscious lifestyle guide.