conscious wellbeing for ourselves & our world
These lights are so beautiful. Like many, I would love to see them someday.
Saw this report and wondering if the climate change has something to do with it. Guess they are looking into it. They sure are magical!
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You are Beautiful ~ Seeing Ourselves
Many of us do not take the time to notice and acknowledge how beautiful we are as humans.
Many of us do not take the time to notice and acknowledge how beautiful we are as humans. We may be great lovers of beauty, seeing it in the people, places, and things around us, while completely missing it in ourselves. Some of us feel that it is…
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One Step at a Time…Continue
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I just finished a 30-day emotional detox journey that I began on Aug 18 and the results were amazing! I was in a real state of wonderment this morning when I reviewed where I was emotionally when I began this 30-day venture, and where I ended up, completing the cycle just 6 days ago.
I have written about my journey and posted it in the new group: The Great Blogging Challenge. Please check…Continue
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How to taste the quality of the moment
It could be the main koan of your life: How to taste the quality of the moment, of the week, without the labels of good and bad, or succeeding and failing. But really just get used to tasting or knowing or experiencing the quality of what you are going through, not as some final thing...
- Pema Chodron…
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We all enjoy the colors of autumn leaves. The changing frall foliage never fails to surprise and delight us. Did you ever wonder how and why a fall leaf changes color? Why a maple leaf turns bright red? Where do the yellows and oranges come from? To answer those questions, we first have to understand what leaves are and what they do.
Added by Alexa on September 22, 2010 at 5:47am — No Comments
Autumn Equinox & Harvest Moon to Mark First Night of Fall
First, it's the Autumnal Equinox 2010, or the beginning of the fall season, a time when pumpkins begin to decorate porches and frosty mornings are just around the corner. Weather-wise, fall officially arrives at 11:09 p.m. today, Wednesday, Sept. 22, but the calendar recognizes Sept. 23 as the first full day to celebrate…
Added by Alexa on September 22, 2010 at 5:46am — No Comments
Channeled by Jennifer Hoffman
...Healing is the purpose of every lifetime, until healing is complete. Then you are free to live your lives through creation, instead of your destiny. But you are so focused on healing that you do not know how to proceed. What do you do when your healing purpose is fulfilled?
While there is always some aspect of energy…Continue
Added by Alexa on September 19, 2010 at 9:30am — No Comments
The Four Views
How do you see the world?
By Eldon Taylor
Why reality is a matter of choice.
Once a wise master had four students who exceeded all others in ability. One day the five gathered, and the master spoke to the first student, “Tell me what you see when you look into the world.”
“I see savagery. The planet is raped. The world hides from the…
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Some great advice, me-thinks, from Daily Om today.
Marinating: Making Our Best Decisions
When making a decision, gather your information then sit with it and marinate as long as it takes to become clear.
Sometimes when we need to make a decision, we can become overwhelmed or feel pressured into coming to a conclusion immediately.…
Just For Fun
Yesterday I was cleaning my meditation room and I came upon an old sheet of chakra info that included an affirmation for each of the 7 chakras.
Earlier in the day I had been working on clearing my body mind and spirit and located an area in my body where I was holding a "cloud" of tension. It was in my solar plexus. I did a release session and felt much better…
Practicing loving kindness - for another or perhaps yourself - may be the key to keeping your peace when life's petty tyrants cross our paths.…
Never underestimate the power of a good release session. Whether you more often choose to talk it out or write it out, a regular blogging or journalling practice can be a great access-anytime inner cleanser.…
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Most of us here know that if the animals go, we go. Each species, from insects to reptiles to carnovers not only have inherent value as sentient beings, but also play an important role in our precious eco-balance and system.
As humans continue to destroy animals and their habitats, scientists…Continue
News of another oil rig explosion in the Gulf has reached the media outlets today. The good news is that all crew members have been safely rescued; and there is currently no sign of a spreading oil leak from this blast.
I hope that this will lead to further legislation prohibiting the practice of off-shore drilling once and for…Continue