How I Learned Unconditional Love

My family always had pets. As a child I loved animals! In 1982, I became a lifelong vegetarian. I had all kinds of pets continuously...

Lessons of Joy and Light from Dogs in the Afterlife

"I'm here to bring you blessings and light. I was a light in your life when I was alive. Let me continue to be...

Finding Peace and Presence by connecting with the Earth

As nature becomes more rare, and cities and human gatherings grow, many of us lose our connection with nature -- and thus with ourselves,...

My Life with Cats

I have had cats my whole life. I have been very lucky to have had kitties who lived very long lives. About 18 months ago,...

The Green Man’s Guide to Life

Eight days after my husband's death, I had my first dream as a widow. I walk up a wooden staircase and see a giant man...

You Are The Chosen One: How Your Pets Choose You

"What you seek, is seeking you" -- Rumi We had been trying for months to adopt an older dog for rehoming. For one reason or...

Healing Dogs with Three Heart Balancing™

What unique beings dogs are to us! We owe all animals a debt of gratitude for enriching our lives and offering us opportunities to...

Our Divine Blueprint: An Interview with Rev. Carol Parrish, Ph.D.

Long recognized as an inspired spiritual leader, Rev. Carol Parrish has stimulated many people to rejoice in their oneness with God. Her presentation of the...

Ideas for Greener Wedding

I am getting married this summer and was wondering if you have any tips on how to make the festivities greener? - Tara McCarthy,...

EarthTalk® | July 2015

Dear EarthTalk: Where will be the best places to live if global warming gets the best of us? -- Cynthia McIntosh, Jasper, WY If temperatures...

The unexpected Reiki teacher

What makes a great Reiki teacher? Is it the wisdom, instructional style, or something less tangible? Each student would likely answer this question differently....

Silent Partner

Ever so slowly it began. She felt a deep stirring within the very depths of her loins, her soul, and her center. The heat...

Five Lessons the Earth taught me about Love

I am on a journey. A journey of discovery. Of heart and of food. My journey is quite literally taking me on a cross-country...

Embodying Spirit: 6 Ways to Reconnect in Nature

When we think of meditation, prayer and other ways of getting in touch with spirit, we often think of turning inward and shutting out...

Get down to Earth — use Earthing to Restore and Heal

You have probably felt the health benefits of earthing at some stage of your life without realizing it. Think about the last time you...

Canine Massage: A Touch can change Your Dog’s Life

A dog that has chewed up a couch and aggressively bites everything. A scared and submissive dog that is frightened of everything and everyone....

I Don’t Want a Dog

I never had any desire to have a dog. Cats were okay, easy to take care of, and you could leave them alone for...