I love that feeling when I walk into nature and suddenly the world feels bigger. I feel as tall as the tree tops and expansive as the winds themselves. Other great feelings include waking up in the morning to hear birds chirping out the window, and when the sun shines brightly through the blinds as […]
Today marks the 49th year celebrating the Earth … But why should we limit our celebration and care towards this planet to a single day? Here are 36 ways we can start living each day as Earth Day.
Latin Name: Inonotus obliquus Common Name: Chaga (transliteration from Russian “чага”) Traditional Names: Clinker Polypore, Clinker Fungus, Cinder Conk, Charga, Tschaga, Tschagapilz, Kabanoanatake, Black Mass, Birch Canker Polypore, “sterile conk trunk rot of birch” (England & Canada), Diamond of the Forest Family: Hymenochaetaceae Planet: Jupiter Element: Earth Active Constituents: Polysaccharides, Melanin, Vitamin B, Xylogalactoglucan, Steroidals […]
Why is it that you are running in circles chasing your own tail?
Why does it seem that when you take a step forward, you fall behind?
You see your vision clearly in your head. You know what your dreams are. Your intention is set! Why aren’t you walking towards it?
after-dinner tea, tonic infusion, giving felines a fun time, cough remedy when combined with honey, induce perspiration with raising body heat, breaking fever, inducing sleep, cooling off when overheated, dispels nervous headaches, induces menstruation, muscle spasms, colic (especially in infants).
Building and maintaining a business is tiring work. Often filled with late nights, multiple jobs, and copious amounts of coffee. It is easy to become discouraged and begin wondering “Why am I doing this again?” This is especially true during the start up of becoming self-employed. Here, I would like to tell you how you […]
This day has been filled to the brim with magic and synchronicity. In dedication to the heart opening ascent into the soul of Colorado, I offer this poem. A totem to a day devoted to chasing dreams in the company of loved ones. Fearless flight through streaks of light and the cheers of God’s. Soaring […]
Latin Name: Taraxacum Derivative of: “taraxos” disorder “axos” remedy Common Name: Dandelion Traditional Names: blowball, cankerwort, doon head clock, witch’s gowan, milk witch, lion’s tooth, yellow gowan, Irish daisy, monks head, priest’s crown, puff-ball, faceclock, pee-a-bed, wet-a-bed, swine’s snout, white endive, and wild endive. Family: Daisy Planet: Jupiter ♃ Element: Air Medical Properties Anti-bacterial, diuretic, […]
Smoke hissed and bled into the air, it was dark and the rain clouds covered the stars. Massive, swaying evergreens stood comfortably spaced for miles around, careful to leave room for one another’s roots and branches to unfurl. If the rain picks up I’ll have to take cover beneath one- it isn’t safe to continue […]
Look around. What do you see? I see beauty. I see life. I see love in gold sparks, floating on the late summer breeze. Autumn slowly makes its descent. I can smell the sun bouncing off the trees. Leaves cheering in their gleeful dance. The day is new; Clean slate. I feel empty, yet filled […]