While messages on how to reduce your personal impact on Mother Earth are certainly important, this often leaves us forgetting to focus on all we gain from an environmentally conscious lifestyle…
Deepening intimacy can be as wonderful as it is terrifying. Learning to trust your partner can feel bumpy at best, and at other times, like reaching into your chest, pulling out your heart, and handing it over to the other person to take care of.
Falling asleep, falling in love, falls off buildings, tripping and falling, falls from innocence, falls from grace, rain, leaves, Icarus, Adam and Eve, and Humpty Dumpty — falls captivate our greatest fears and our flights of imagination.
While it’s true that self-care is about you and how you choose to treat yourself right, it doesn’t hurt if the products you’re using are a force for good in this world. Something that not only makes you feel good and healthy, but also makes a serious impact on the lives of those involved — it’s a no-brainer.
Become the container of your emotional waters and be free to wonder about what’s next.
“All sickness is homesickness. All healing is homecoming. Sharing moves me homeward.”
Finding the perfect-fitting pair of jeans is a life-long odyssey. Trends come and go, our bodies change along with our lifestyles, and some denim just doesn’t hold up through years of washes. What we considered out favorite pair five years ago may now be the shame-inducing pair relegated to the back of the closet.
In sleep, our defenses are offline, so the “water” we’re avoiding by day has a chance to flush out in sleep via our dreams. If one’s avoidance of the “water” is chronic and rigid, recurring nightmares can be a sign the psyche is under stress.