Leaf Mulch Feeds and Improves Your Soil

It is fall and garden clean-up time in the Northern hemisphere. Mother nature in her wisdom offers an abundant, free, nutrient rich, toxin-free and stabilizing soil amendment in the forms of falling leaves. Your perennials will appreciate the layer of dried leaves, and your soil will be healthier in the next growing season. Maroon toContinue reading “Leaf Mulch Feeds and Improves Your Soil”

Healing Circle On 9 July 2021

We are meeting in our ReikiSend on this beautiful summer day. Thanks to the earth for meeting our every need. Thanks to the sun for supporting and growing life. Thanks to water for refreshing, cleaning and teaching us. Thanks to the air for letting us breathe, notice and hear. Thanks to love for the revelationContinue reading “Healing Circle On 9 July 2021”

Born On This Day: Diego Velasquez

The ambitious and highly amazing Diego Velazquez was born on this day, in 1599. His paintings are more than subjective shots of a moment in time, they are “movies” that tell a story to the eyes four centuries later. He worked tirelessly. Thanks to him, Spain recognized painting as a fine art. From then on,Continue reading “Born On This Day: Diego Velasquez”

Healing Circle On 4 June 2021

We are meeting in our healing circle today, acknowledging our blessings, attuning our attitudes to the 5 principles of reiki, giving thanks to what was given to us freely by the earth, by our genetic lines, by our teachers, by all who loved us and love us today, appreciating all that is growing in theContinue reading “Healing Circle On 4 June 2021”

Happy Birthday To Paul Weller

Since starting his career in music as a teen, Paul Weller has been a prolific songwriter and a memorable singer of messages that move the soul and are often easy to dance or groove to. He has no plan to retire. Paul Weller loves music too much. Lucky for us fans and future fans. SinceContinue reading “Happy Birthday To Paul Weller”

While Out In the Sun

Three days of intense sun, and the roses are ready to bloom. Maybe that is how your most precious ideas can blossom too: expose them to the sun — the light of your awareness — and to the heat — your love. And what appeared to be some unidentified branches in the wind will beContinue reading “While Out In the Sun”

Happy Round Birthday To Joy Harjo

While living in the Canadian West in the new millennium, I discovered Joy Harjo. Her poetry and her artful recollections of how she took care of her small children, while still being enrolled in education moved me immensely. It gave me strength and the motivation to persevere in a situation that most people can not handle. SometimesContinue reading “Happy Round Birthday To Joy Harjo”

Healing Circle On Friday, 30 April 2021

This Friday, we are envisioning the end of the pandemic.  This Friday, we are also sending out our gratitude and love to Life and healing to where it can be received.  Reiki will go out from my end a few times today.  My corner of the earth is greening up fast. Our province may beContinue reading “Healing Circle On Friday, 30 April 2021”

New Moon In April, New Moon In Aries: All Fresh!

Happy new moon in this fresh season of vigorous green growth and vitality animated by the longer daylight. The new moon is in Aries, the youngest and first sign of the zodiac. Moon in Aries affects your head and eyes. Seasonal allergies affect the eyes, the face and the head too. So does that virusContinue reading “New Moon In April, New Moon In Aries: All Fresh!”

Moonlight Song

Just like the joint pinereleases its pollen to the full moon light,let your powder of thanks, intent, and lovefly into the night of the full pink moon.It is for the highest good of all.It is for your highest good too. Wear the feeling of your satisfied dream.Savour how it fits you like a glove.What isContinue reading “Moonlight Song”

Cloches: A Spring Break For Plants

Cloches, the bell-shaped plant coverings made from glass or plastic, can be used indoors too to speed up the growth of all your plants — your new garden vegetable seedlings and flowers that you will bring out soon and your older house plants whose cuttings you might take or want to encourage to grow. April is aContinue reading “Cloches: A Spring Break For Plants”

Born On This Day: Jane Goodall

“It started because a group of high school students came to me concerned about different kinds of things, such as poaching in the national parks. Or why wasn’t somebody doing something about the street children with nowhere to go? Why was there cruelty to animals in the market and stray dogs and cats? Didn’t anybodyContinue reading “Born On This Day: Jane Goodall”