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A poem of awe is the best antidote. Continue reading
Posted in awe, gratitude, mindfulness, poem Tagged awe, gratitude, Michael Lipson, mindfulness, poem 4 Comments
More Birds = More What?
Attracting more songbirds results in more of something. What? Continue reading
Posted in animal relations, awe, mindfulness Tagged animal relations, awe, bird watching Ohio, mindfulness, songbirds 2 Comments
Imagine An Energy Fingerprint
Imagine what we leave behind is a fingerprint of energy. Continue reading
Posted in challenges, mindfulness, non-violence, optimism, shift Tagged challenges, energy fingerprint, mindfulness, non-violence, optimism, shift, tragedy 3 Comments
Feast & Famine
Putting food by teaches us what it must have been like for generations before us. It may tell us why they feasted at the holidays too. Continue reading
Posted in Christmas, eating, frugality, gratitude, hope, kitchen arts, mindfulness, radical homemaker, tradition, winter Tagged Christmas, eating, frugality, gratitude, history, hope, kitchen arts, mindfulness, radical homemaker, subversive cooking, tradition, winter 11 Comments
The Antidote Is Awe
Antidote to pressure and stress is nearby, wherever nature is found. It’s called awe. Continue reading
Posted in awe, challenges, mindfulness, simple living Tagged awe, challenges, mindfulness, simple living 7 Comments
Is Nature Somewhere Else?
We tend to think of nature as separate. We imagine spending time “out there” hiking in some remote wilderness, drinking from mountain streams and observing creatures that have never faced highway traffic. There, in a place far from our busy lives, we might find peace, tranquility and some kind of deep connection to what is real.
If. We. Just. Found. Time. To. Get. There.
That’s part of the problem. Continue reading
Posted in direct perception, mindfulness, nature, shift Tagged direct perception, mindfulness, nature, oneness, shift 1 Comment
Peas & Joy
In our too often rushed and media-narrated lives, more time to shell peas on a porch might be just the peaceful interlude we all need. Continue reading
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A Moment In The Great Turning
The very ordinary process of making soup and cheese is something precious, no less than the very remarkable process of taking part in a transformational epoch. Continue reading
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