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The Deva of the Inner Child

The Deva of the Inner Child

by Robina Hearle

I have had the privilege of seeing a Deva; this has enabled me to teach others by way of this story.

The Sacred Art of Healing with Smudge Sticks

The Sacred Art of Healing with Smudge Sticks

by Arwen Ek

Smudging is the ancient practice of bathing in the smoke of sacred herbs such as cedar, sage, pine pitch, frankincense, myrrh, juniper, mugwort, and sweetgrass.

About Water

About Water

by Juliette de Bairacli Levy

Spring water, sold in stores for purchase by urban dwellers where tap water is bad, is now commonly bottled in plastic.

Spanish Mountain Life

Spanish Mountain Life

by Juliette de Bairacli-Levy

So vast a mountain is the Sierra Nevada range that it is a country in itself, with its towns and many villages, its rivers and streams, and the strange ways of the people who farm or trade or merely live there, and who preserve very truly much of the ancient life of Spain.

Mullein - Verbascum thapsus

Mullein - Verbascum thapsus

by Ellen Evert Hopman

Mullein is another common " weed " that everyone should learn to identify and use.

How to Send Your Critic on Vacation

How to Send Your Critic on Vacation

Sara Deutsch

The Critic is the inner voice that tries to stop us when we are venturing into untamed territory.

Things Will Change ~ Believe It

Things Will Change ~ Believe It

by sHEALy (Sherry Healy)

Those of us who are parenting intuitive children are often walking a tight rope between feeling great pride, love and admiration for our child or feeling fear, frustration and concern. While we recognize the amazing strengths and talents of our bustling intuitive we know from life's experiences that unharnessed energy can create problems.

The Goddess Ungirdled: Encounters with the Sacred Feminine

The Goddess Ungirdled: Encounters with the Sacred Feminine

by Lisa Sarasohn

I came home the other night to find the Black Madonna in my kitchen. She’s inspecting my oven.

Oat Tart with Date Filling

Oat Tart with Date Filling

by Juliette de Bairacli Levy

Excerpt from Nature's Children

A Blessing from the Trees ~ On Being Expanded

A Blessing from the Trees ~ On Being Expanded

by Devorah Spilman

Rain and sun and wind and blessing, weaving joy around me and creating the magical forest I love so much! Come in with me for a blessing!

The Wise Woman Tradition of Herbal Medicine

The Wise Woman Tradition of Herbal Medicine

by Corinna Wood

“Mommy, plantain poultice!” My two-year old has fallen and hurt his knee, and he’s pointing to the plantain plants that grow at our doorstep, one of the most common weeds around. He wants me to make another fresh compress because it has helped him so much in the past.

Mother Nature's Healing Beauty

Mother Nature's Healing Beauty

by Dayna Colvin

The vibrant green grass grows beautifully around the blossoming pink echinacea flower
Being gently nourished and nurtured with the fresh lovely cool warm rain hot sun cool wind breezes
Protected surrounded with the strong tall brown and green trees firmly grounded deep inside the earth