Kundalini Yoga and Yoga

So, this discussion will cover three main topics. First ~ yoga: its purpose and benefits. Second ~ what is Kundalini Yoga and the Kundalini Energy. Finally, how does Kundalini Yoga compare to other types of yoga.  Okay – let’s tackle the big elephant first. Yoga: its purpose and benefits. Perhaps your introduction to yoga happened […]

Conscious Discipline rocks my world

Parenthood: the last bastion of amateurism. Thank you Grandfather for the pithy and succinct nugget. Not one that I totally understood until I crossed the threshold into parenthood myself. As the Bean begins to really move into a vocabulary and expressing her wants in a way that is both exciting and can be difficult. Oh […]

Arrogance of Intelligence: Goodbye Rousseau

Intellectual. Smart. Quick. Well-Read. Astute. Sharp. Intellectual acumen creates arrogance. Egoism. Separation from the other person. Impatience. Cruelty. And … generally is not a very nice internal monologue. This leads me why I am so thrilled to have cleared out the books ~ donated today to the local library. Since I finished school I have been dusting off […]

Teacher Bean

Teacher Bean

I have been meaning for MONTHS to have a list of learnings based on the age of the Bean. Procrastinating has just meant that I need to come up with more learnings. So here goes. 19 learnings from the past 19 months of the Bean

Living in the Question

Living in the Question

Recently the Universe/my belly told me loudly I am to take at least a year off to mourn and rebuild. No outside responsibilities, no extra agendas other than family and land doings. Time to nurture and nest. Time to mourn the summer and what happened. Stay with the Bean and work on the land. Seriously? […]

Victory Bus Project/Prison Industrial Complex/What you can do

Victory Bus Project/Prison Industrial Complex/What you can do

What is obvious to one person is totally not obvious to someone else. I think that is what is implied when people say that common sense is not so common. So this to me is common sense. Our country has a prison-industrial complex and this is a terrible thing. Here is the Prison-Industrial Complex (PIC) in […]