Honouring the darkness there, the fear and shame that has penetrated into my body through generations of shut down, of oppression and denial. Honouring the gift of life and creativity and vibrancy and deep deep knowing that wrestles with the wounds, the disconnection. Honouring the wild within that scratches at my skin from the inside, [...]
I’ve created a short yoga flow to nourish and honour our bodies during the most restorative phase of womens’ cycle, our bleed. When we are bleeding we are called inwards. We are called into nourishing the deepest layers of the feminine and honouring the profound wisdom and power that lies within. A time of restoration, [...]
Today I fasted, practiced yoga, played basketball, played movement games for hours with my daughter in the sun, drank herbal teas, gardened and meditated. Yesterday I sat on the couch and watched family movies all day with a heavy dosing of chocolate. Neither choice is inherently bad or good. Neither choice makes me a good [...]
My relationship to my ‘no’ Evolving, deepening, descending into the core of me. An embodied ‘no’ leaves space for my whole hearted ‘yes’. An embodied ‘no’ is the way I tell my truth in the world. How I care for myself and respect that my needs matter, that I matter. How I declare my boundaries, [...]
“Stacking your life involves the search for fewer tasks that meet multiple needs, which often requires that you’re clear on what your needs actually are.” Katy Bowman Here my daughter and I are ‘stacking’. We are working on a tree house together. On this day I needed to create, to get away from the [...]
Understand the importance of moving WITH you cycle for sustainable health and positive self regard.
The ‘WHY’ and ‘WHAT’ of sun exposure and vibrant health This time of year it is hard not to enjoy the extra light and warmth of the spring sun and given the general enthusiasm for the sun at this time of year I figure now is a good time to talk to the value of [...]
Part two of how to build a more beneficial relationship with the sun.