Happy Spring Equinox (Ostara)!
The spring equinox is one of the four corners of year – Spring and Fall Equinox, Summer and Winter Solstice. These cornerstones mark the turning of the wheel – when either the solar and lunar energies are equal and balanced (Equinox) or in opposition (Solstice).
Our inner environment mirrors the outer environment. The 3 … Read More
Most of our fears and inner conflicts arise from a lack of self love. The first thing I tackle with clients is identifying and eradicating the root causes of self-beat, shame, guilt and insecurity. I call it “radical acceptance”.
Ironically, one of the best ways to build self-esteem, confidence and a deep, inner sense of contentment and acceptance is incredibly … Read More
Posted in Addiction + Recovery, Chakras, Communication, Detox, Emotional Processing, Empowerment, Events, Inner Power, Positive Psychology, Psychotherapy, Relationships, Self Development, Spirituality, Stress Relief, Truth, Yoga for Emotions, Yoga Psychology
Addiction affects each one of us. Whether it’s the “BIG 5″ (alcohol, drugs, sex, money, food) or more subtle addictions to coffee, sugar, work, codependency, perfectionism – we all struggle with compulsive behaviors and the desire to avoid, distract or anesthetize uncomfortable feelings.
This week, I interview my dear friend and soul brother, Tommy Rosen – founder of RECOVERY 2.0… Read More
Posted in Authenticity, Chakras, Communication, Empowerment, Feminine Power, Keepin' It Real, Meditation, Nervous System, Pranayama, Relationships, Self Development, Self-Confidence, Sex, Spirituality, v-logs
This month’s vlogs are dedicated to all aspects of LOVE! Today, we’re talking about the beauty, magic and transformative power of making love.
Whether you’re single, married or in a relationship – below are some practical, yogic tools to transition from ‘having sex’ to ‘making love’. The key is to view our sexuality holistically – not just as a physical or … Read More
Posted in Authenticity, Chakras, Communication, Detox, Emotional Processing, Empowerment, Grief + Loss, Inner Power, Nervous System, Positive Psychology, Psychotherapy, Relationships, Self Development, Self-Confidence, Spirituality, Stress Relief, Truth, v-logs, Yoga for Emotions, Yoga Psychology
For many of us, the emotions that hold the tightest grip on our hearts are disappointment, resentment, blame and anger. They place a stranglehold on our happiness and the only person who can release them is YOU!
Although forgiving someone (or ourselves) can happen in an instant, my experience is that it is usually a much more lengthy process requiring … Read More
Posted in Authenticity, Emotional Processing, Empowerment, Feminine Power, Grief + Loss, Inner Power, Inspiration, Jungian Psychology, Keepin' It Real, Meditation, Psychotherapy, Relationships, Self Development, Self-Confidence, Spirituality, Stress Relief, Taoism, Truth, v-logs, videos, Yoga for Emotions, Yoga Psychology
Tears. Low tide. Empty. Ebbing. Quietude and space for the deeper waters to rise. The power of time off.
In September, heartache drew my life to a sublime halt.
“Stop. Do nothing. Slow down. Be. Feel. Cry. Breathe…Breathe in this pain.”, it beckoned.
Somedays the sadness was overwhelming. I would ask myself, “What must be done?” Do only that. … Read More
Magic. Mysticism. Merlins. Myth. A Modern Day Priestess.
Ten years ago, I read the epic novel “Mists of Avalon“– a retelling of the Arthurian legend as seen through the eyes of the women of Avalon. This was my first encounter with the term “Priestess”. Deep inside, my Presbyterian bones began to quake. Intuitively, I knew what a … Read More
PLEASURE IS A DISCIPLINE
A few weeks ago, I had the pleasure of interviewing Mama Gena, founder of the School of the Womanly Arts in NYC. I’ve been hearing about this legendary goddess for over a decade. She rocks women’s (and men’s) worlds by teaching them to reclaim their innate sensuality and power through radical pleasure – yes…all tricks and … Read More
HOW TO DEAL WITH TOXIC RELATIONSHIPS
Do you have emotional vampires in your life? Do you have friends or family that suck your life energy and leave you feeling depleted, depressed, irritable and antsy?
Here are some simple strategies to help minimize or eliminate toxic people from your life:
1. IDENTIFY THE EMOTIONAL VAMPIRES IN YOUR LIFE. Scan your life … Read More