Lunar Adventures: August Horoscope – Life Lessons

After being retrograde for 4.5 months, since March 14, the teacher Saturn will move direct on August 2. He has been testing us in...

Spirit Leaves: Sail to Simplicity

I'm very visual and audial. I thrive in breathable, open spaces filled with luxurious silence. It's terrible to have too many things; it is...

Star Wisdom: November Horoscope – Building from Insights

With Mercury direct and energy planet Mars in systems-oriented Capricorn, November invites us to implement a plan of action and build on the insights...

Home

Every single day I marvel at the incredibly complexity of reality, the layers upon layers of dimension that make it possible for us to...

Flow is the Way Forward

From the Editor Decades from now, textbooks describe the early 21st century as a time of unparalleled earth changes, widespread collapse of global financial markets,...

Feline Wisdom: Be Authentic

In recent years, I've felt an increasing importance to live authentically. I am who I am. In the past I cared (too much) about...

From the Heart: Whatever Spirit Wants

A friend of mine was eager to get her book published, so she attended a panel discussion by successful inspirational authors at a large...

Spirit Leaves: In Tiny Hands

The path to peace lies in our ability to stay present. With our either/or thinking, we humans bristle at that suggestion. "What if the...

Lunar Adventures: September Horoscope – Transformation

Another set of transforming eclipses occurs this month: a partial solar eclipse in Virgo, on 9/13; and a total lunar eclipse in Aries, on...

Feline Wisdom: How Far I’ve Come

AS I AGE (OK, I'm only 43, but I'm feeling wise and Maya Angelouish), I am less concerned with putting up appearances and fretting...

Recipe: Buckwheat Soba Noodle Salad

A gluten-free, Dairy-free, whole food recipe This flavorful side dish can be eaten warm or cold. In the winter months, it's delicious served warm. Ingredients: 1 package...

From the Editor: Let’s resolve Conflict before it Begins

Here's what we know: As of November 17, about 400 people have been killed in nearly 300 mass shootings in the United States. Thus...

Blowing in the Wind

My first response, in light of the fact that this edition features pet health, was to tell you all the ways I knew that...

Recipe: Perfect Pot Roast

A Gluten-free, Dairy-free Whole Food Recipe THERE ARE MANY RECIPES for a pot roast, but I chose this one based on its simplicity...

Emergent Light: In the Name of Light

What is light? This question is important to anyone dedicated to the soul and its fuller expression. In most spiritual traditions, light is a term...

Spirit Leaves: Heart of Community

Community is invariably defined as a feeling of fellowship or connectedness with like-minded people. Where is this mythical place, though, for people who are...

The Mystical Christ: Where is Within?

The problem with the word within is that it refers to a direction in space. Whenever we discuss spiritual realities, we leave the domain...