Tag Archives: Philosophy

The soothing balm of Nature

A couple of weeks ago I had the opportunity to visit Oregon’s Painted Hills and the Fossil Beds at John Day. I was last there almost 20 years ago and am so happy I went back! As we were traveling I … Continue reading

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What will you do with all this light?

Today is the Spring Equinox – the time when the sun is aligned with the earth’s equator making the day and night equal in duration……. It is a time of balance and awakening!   We see this in the light … Continue reading

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We need to talk….

Like me, you may have noticed what a crazy place the world seems right now. If you listen to the news or are on social media you are bombarded with information, images and opinions… you may feel sad, angry, helpless, hopeless … Continue reading

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Healing with Trees

One of my favorite things to do is to get out and hike.                 Even in the city I can find a patch of forest and immediately feel renewed. There is something so … Continue reading

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Living the Questions

Recently I have heard a similar query from several students and a couple of friends as well. It goes something like this: “I just don’t know what I am doing right now. It         seems like there … Continue reading

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I am in the perfect place…..

Metta – loving kindness, friendliness; a feeling of love in light of whatever is happening. Compassion – a wide open acceptance of the human-ness in each of us and the vast array of experiences we have in living a human … Continue reading

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And behind door number 1 is….YOU!

Happy February! The love month!! This month began in a bittersweet way for me. I have been through some challenges this last year that have encouraged me to really look at how I care for myself, especially in relation to … Continue reading

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