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Date: 2016-09-05 By: Shakta Khalsa
As any parent or teacher will tell you, nurturing children in a mindful way and giving them the structure they need to thrive is a big job. When it comes to children on the autism spectrum, the scope and intensity of caregiving doubles or triples since these children often require more from their parents and caregivers than most children do. Shakta Khalsa, author of the new Yoga Way to Radiance, presents ways that yoga can help the parents and caregivers of all children, but especially those on the autism spectrum.
Date: 2016-09-01 By: Barbara Moore
At the Minnesota State Fair, there are many, many different categories for entering your best efforts in the arts, baking, knitting, crop art, and more. In each category, there a many different lots, or subcategories, you can enter. In the baking category, there is one that I always find interesting. Each year, they pick a different
Date: 2016-08-29 By: Paulette Kouffman Sherman
A bath is more than a physical cleansing; it's your emotional and spiritual purification. You can make your bathtub the altar in the temple of your bathroom. Think of it as your path to transformation. It is a sacred oasis, a time to connect to your Spirt, a playtime, a dreamtime. Dr. Paulette Kouffman Sherman, author of the new Book of Sacred Baths, presents twelve ways to make your bath more magical and powerful.
Date: 2016-08-22 By: Sandra Kynes
Because birds seem so common and exist everywhere, we often take them for granted and even consider them part of the landscape. However, these wonderful creatures can provide us with a simple yet powerful way to stay in tune with the natural world and its seasonal markers. In addition to maintaining this connection, birds can help us access different levels of energy and awareness no matter where we are, even in the concrete canyons of Manhattan. Here, Bird Magic author Sandra Kynes explains why birds are such powerful magical allies.
Date: 2016-08-15 By: Sandra Kynes
The town of Revelstoke, Canada is many things—small, remote, burdened with a comically undersized airport—but it is best known as the international ski destination with North America's largest vertical drop, at 7,500 feet. It is also home to a paranormal history stretching back more than seventy years. Brennan Storr, author of the new A Strange Little Place, provides three sites to get your paranormal hunt started in this little town.
Date: 2016-08-11 By: Kris Brandt Riske MA
With its designation as the "greater benefic," Jupiter is best known as a lucky charm. It is definitely that. Jupiter's position in your chart represents where your greatest luck occurs and where you're likely to be least cautious. But, Jupiter can also be fickle. In this excerpt from Llewellyn's Complete Book of Astrology, discover what Jupiter's placement in your chart means for you.
Date: 2016-08-01 By: Ally Hamilton
It can be confusing when you see yoga represented through pictures. It's very hard to photograph a person's process, so you might look on Instagram, and see someone in a bikini on a yacht in Bali with her ankle behind her head and say, "What?!? If that's what yoga is, it doesn't apply to me!" But, yoga is about so much more than the poses. It's about tuning in and facing those places within you where you still have healing to do. Here, Yoga's Healing Power author Ally Hamilton explains 3 ways yoga changes your life for the better, and not simply through its poses.
Date: 2016-07-25 By: Ally Hamilton
When we speak of the darkness of our nature we immediately turn our mind towards the shadow of our being—that is, all those emotional states that we would rather people not see or know about us. We prefer for these so-called negative emotions to remain buried, or at least we hope we can manage to control them so they do not go on a rampage in the light of day. This is the personal shadow, and it is a part of the journey into the dark face of our nature. There is also the collective shadow of religious myth (or what I call the false shadow of ignorance), which many of us are unknowingly still living out. It too needs to be visited. However, beyond both of these shadow states there is a great and vast darkness that we can enter, and this is the wisdom of the dark feminine, the radiant darkness of night that reveals the true nature of our being. Meghan Don, author of The New Divine Feminine, explains how we can reclaim this darkness and its power.
Date: 2016-07-20 By: Paulette Kouffman Sherman
This sacred bath will help you improve your self-care and remove any blocks from doing so. Recipe: Three drops jasmine oil (jasmine oil is soothing and promotes self-confidence) Four drops rose oil (rose oil is the flower of self-love) Three drops lavender oil (lavender oil balances your emotions and creates peace) Rose quartz (rose quartz
Date: 2016-07-18 By: Debi Chestnut
In our world, negative entities such as demons and other creatures can creep in and make our lives a living hell. These creatures thrive on chaos and fear, and we as humans have no problem supplying them with what they need. What can we do to protect ourselves against these entities that are hell-bound to cause the ruin of humankind? Debi Chestnut, author of the new Something Wicked, provides ways we can protect ourselves from negative entities.