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Sacred Geometry

Sacred Geometry

| May 20, 2013

Back in the late 90s I first started learning about sacred geometry, and was immediately very drawn to begin exploring the subject in greater depth. I began by reading several books on the subject, only to discover that one of the best ways of really immersing oneself in the study of sacred geometry was through […]

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Water: the Quintessence of Life

Water: the Quintessence of Life

| May 2, 2013

Splashing and coursing between the banks of mighty rushing rivers, curling and crashing in powerful spiral waves along the shores of vast oceans and seas, or bubbling forth from pristine mountain springs, water flows throughout our world and is clearly a ubiquitous and utterly essential element for all life on earth. Water streams throughout our […]

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Conscious Herbal Medicine Crafting

Conscious Herbal Medicine Crafting

| April 10, 2013

Long Tradition of Handmade Herbal Medicines Once upon a time there was no such thing as supplement companies that manufacture large quantities of herb materials into bottled encapsulations or tinctures, or even boxed or bulk dried teas. For a very long time indeed, people gathered their own herbs from nature, or perhaps cultivated and harvested […]

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Medicinal Mushrooms and Trees

Medicinal Mushrooms and Trees

| April 4, 2013

Mother Nature, with her multifarious organisms and ecosystems, is a complex, interwoven tapestry comprised of the countless interrelationships between all living things. Gaia herself is akin to a living symphony. She is a gestalt consisting of a complex aggregation of myriad biodiverse life forms that are all interconnected with and interdependent upon one another. Some […]

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Detoxification – From the Outside In

Detoxification – From the Outside In

| March 12, 2013

Each and every day presents us with a new opportunity to make better, more conscious choices that result in a healthier, cleaner and greener life – not only for ourselves and our families, but also for the wider planet at large. Household Cleaners One very important and practical way of doing this is for us […]

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10 Wild Food Menu Ideas – Part 2 of 2

10 Wild Food Menu Ideas – Part 2 of 2

| March 5, 2013

This is part 2 of a two part series called “10 Wild Food Menu Ideas.” Click here for part 1. 6. Fiddlehead Ferns– These tightly coiled, early young unfurled fronds of various species of wild ferns which sprout in the spring have long been considered to be a rare delicacy among aficionados of gourmet foods. […]

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10 Wild Food Menu Ideas – Part 1 of 2

10 Wild Food Menu Ideas – Part 1 of 2

| March 1, 2013

Wild foods are those harvested directly from Mother Nature which have not been cultivated, hybridized, raised or grown by people. Why is adding wild foods to our diets such a great idea? Because animals and plants that grow wild are by and large much healthier, stronger, more vigorous, hardy, and in many cases more nutrient […]

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The Art of Tea Brewing

The Art of Tea Brewing

| February 25, 2013

Tea making is the ancient practice and art of using hot water to draw out and release both the flavor as well as the myriad other beneficial and health promoting components of various different kinds of herbaceous materials. Although there are numerous legends associated with the origins of making tea, one of the most enduring […]

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Bees Detect Flowers’ Subtle Electrical Fields

Bees Detect Flowers’ Subtle Electrical Fields

| February 22, 2013

What remarkable and fantastic little creatures bees are! They’re such a vitally integral aspect of the environment. And due to their profound impact as pollinators on the fertility and productivity of plants, bees are of particularly crucial importance to the success of our food chain. A study published yesterday online in the magazine Science called […]

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The Perfect Formula for Healthy Gorgeous Houseplants

The Perfect Formula for Healthy Gorgeous Houseplants

| February 18, 2013

Ok, I admit it. I’m kind of a houseplant nut! I just love growing, tending to and being surrounded by green things, both outdoors and in. So the number of potted plants in my house at any one time is often more than a couple of dozen. I’ve been cultivating indoor plants for most of […]

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I’ve Been Invited to Speak at the Mother Earth News Fair!

I’ve Been Invited to Speak at the Mother Earth News Fair!

| February 15, 2013

Very exciting news! I’ve just this week been invited to be a speaker at the upcoming Mother Earth News Fair taking place in Puyallup, WA this June! According to their website, the anticipated attendance at this event is 15,000 humans! Although there are multiple stages at the venue, (so there’ll be multiple presentations going on […]

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Soil Demineralization and Remineralization

Soil Demineralization and Remineralization

| February 11, 2013

Due to the petrochemical-driven industrialized factory farming agricultural techniques that have been used so rampantly on vast amounts of land in recent times, soils the world over have become drastically depleted of many trace and macro minerals, as well as other nutrients, during the past century. Studies show that the nutrient content, and particularly the […]

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Home Funerals and Green Burials

Home Funerals and Green Burials

| January 30, 2013

Home Funerals and Green Burials Once upon a time, not so very long ago, there was no such thing as a funeral home or an undertaker who was (generally very highly) paid to come and remove the body of a deceased loved one soon after they passed away and prepare it for interment, entombment or […]

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Detoxification From the Outside In

Detoxification From the Outside In

| January 29, 2013

Detoxification – From the Outside In Each and every day presents us with a new opportunity to make better, more conscious choices that result in a healthier, cleaner and greener life – not only for ourselves and our families, but also for the wider planet at large. Household Cleaners One very important and practical way […]

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Prenatal, Natal and Post Natal Trauma

Prenatal, Natal and Post Natal Trauma

| January 10, 2013

  Prenatal, Natal and Post Natal Trauma In my ongoing quest to gain a deeper understanding of the true underlying root causes of the chronic health issues plaguing our species, I’ve come across a body of information that has felt scarcely short of revelatory for me. This field of knowledge has to do with the […]

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Earthing, Grounding, Attuning With Gaia

Earthing, Grounding, Attuning With Gaia

| January 8, 2013

  Earthing, Grounding, Attuning With Gaia One of the most profound underlying issues facing our species today, especially for those of us living in the western world, is our collective disconnection with nature, the earth, and the natural cycles and rhythms of planet. Over the course of time, as we have become more ‘civilized’ and […]

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The Turning

The Turning

| December 20, 2012

The Turning A solstice marks a turning. It is a time when, depending on the hemisphere, the days have reached either their longest or shortest length of the entire year. At the point of solstice the planet’s revolution about the sun continues its traverse in such a way that the hemisphere experiencing the shortest day […]

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Unfathomable

Unfathomable

| December 17, 2012

My perception of the harrowing, devastating and unfathomable occurrence last week in Newtown CT, where the lives of so many adults and innocent children were taken so violently in a matter of moments by a madman, is that it is nothing short of a blaring alarm. Yet another in a growing and deeply disturbing series […]

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12•12•12 – Big Picture Brain Dump

12•12•12 – Big Picture Brain Dump

| December 12, 2012

Twelve ~ Twelve ~ Twelve Big Picture Brain Dump During the past several weeks, this website, with it’s huge list of sub-categories, has turned into a major brain dump for me. I honestly had no idea when I first decided to create the site that it would turn out this way. It’s as if it […]

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Underlying Energetic Causes of Disease

Underlying Energetic Causes of Disease

| December 10, 2012

Underlying Energetic Causes of Disease All chronic dis-ease that arises in our bodies is due to an underlying imbalance within our physical, emotional, mental and/or spiritual fields. Just as there are perpetual shiftings here on earth from summer to winter, from day to night, and from high tide to low tide, so are there inherent […]

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Purification

Purification

| December 8, 2012

Purification Since I chose the word ‘purify’ to use in the title of my book on detoxification, I’ve done some contemplation and investigation into the meaning of the word purification, and have given much thought to how it may apply to we humans as we journey through this life. It seems that for a very […]

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Human Health

Human Health

| December 7, 2012

Human Health is dependent on: • the Energetics underlying material manifestation • the quality of the Earth’s Elements • Non-industrialized, Sustainable Agricultural practices • Food Sovereignty to choose the most nutrient dense, uncontaminated foods • the Health of the Soil in which our food is grown • the Health of the Plant based foods we […]

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Category Mania!

Category Mania!

| December 6, 2012

Categories Galore! When I first set out to create this blog I never envisioned that it would turn out the way it did, with such a huge list of sub-categories! As I began to build the site I found there were more and more subjects I wanted to include. And today there are well over […]

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Awakening

Awakening

| November 17, 2012

Cultivating greater and greater levels of awareness and consciousness about the truth of what’s detrimentally affecting human health here on planet earth in the 21st century.   Photo credit Photo credit    

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Root Causes of Chronic Diseases

Root Causes of Chronic Diseases

| November 12, 2012

  What are the underlying, root causes behind the epidemic of chronic degenerative illness afflicting modern humanity?   Imbalances Disruption of Homeostasis Caused by: Malnourishment due to diminished nutrient density of foods Industrial toxicity Impure water Dehydration Compromised digestive function Fatigue Chronic Stress Exposure to EMFs Lack of: Movement Sleep Grounding Connectivity to Nature and […]

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DNA

DNA

| November 11, 2012

 DNA Spiraling Genetic Information – Fundamental Blueprints for Life     Gene expression is determined, at least in part, by epigenetics – that which is above or outside of the genome – such as environment, toxic body burden, lifestyle, diet, stress, stress response etc. Photo credit Photo credit

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Our Air

Our Air

| November 6, 2012

Our Air   Ideally the air we all breathe would be pure, clean and rich with oxygen. Instead, we breathe within an atmosphere that has been tainted by airborne industrial wastes from manufacturing factories and power plants and exhaust fumes from internal combustion engines. Often some of the poorest quality air is found in large […]

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Our Soils

Our Soils

| November 6, 2012

  Our Soils   Soil is a living breathing thing. Healthy, fertile soil is teeming with life. Soil is a symphony of polymicrobial-culturality, a vast and varied tapestry of biodiversity. Beyond that, soil is the very ground of our being. It is an alchemical synergy of fire, earth, air and water that is in the […]

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Our Sun

Our Sun

| November 4, 2012

  Our Sun This massive, flaming ball of light about which our world revolves year after year is the source of energy for all life on planet Earth. We are inextricably linked to this star and to the wide range of luminous and invisible (to our eyes) particles, wavelengths, frequencies and emanations – which are […]

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Raw Fed Cats (& Dogs!)

Raw Fed Cats (& Dogs!)

| October 29, 2012 | 20 Comments

In 2005 two young kittens came to live with me. Their arrival marked the start of a journey of exploration and discovery that led me to delve deeply into the depths of the dark underbelly of the human food chain. There I learned the terrible and disturbing truth about the commercial pet food industry and […]

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Radical Mycology Convergence

Radical Mycology Convergence

| October 29, 2012 | 0 Comments

  The 2nd Annual Radical Mycology Convergence took place earlier this month on some lovely farmland near Port Townsend, WA on the Olympic Peninsula. The first RMC happened in September of 2011, and it was there that I gave my first ever talk in front of a live audience. The organizers of the RMC, Peter […]

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