Working towards Gratitude…

Working towards Gratitude…

With the New Year, there are lots of blogs about releasing negative patterns and feeling Gratitude all over the internet.  Everywhere you look on Twitter, Instagram & Facebook, there are well-meaning yogis, life or fitness coaches who #hashtag about gratitude. Now, this isn't necessarily a bad thing, but what if all of this gratitude stuff [...]

All Hallow’s Eve…

Dispel the darkness. transcend between the worlds and journey beyond the veil's edge.  ~ Unknown All Hallows Eve (or Halloween) and Samhain are both celebrated on or around October 31st, and while there are a lot of similarities, there are also some differences. Samhain (Irish pronunciation: SOW-in) means "summer’s end". For our ancestors, it was a [...]

O Christmas Tree…

O Christmas Tree…

My favorite childhood memories of Christmas are baking cookies with my mom and going trekking through the bush with my family to get our Christmas tree. Decorated Fir trees have been used for over a thousand years to celebrate both Pagan and Christian winter holidays. The Ancient Romans decorated trees for their Saturnalia celebrations and German Christians [...]