Do It Green!

Minnesota's 5th Annual Green Gifts Fair will take place from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 20 at the Midtown Global Market on...

The Dalai Lama condemns cage confinement of egg-laying hens

His Holiness the 14th Dalai Lama has issued a statement in the wake of the largest egg recall in United States history. In a...

Heal the Earth Meditation

In June, while visiting friends in Santa Fe, I participated in the New Moon retreat, a gathering of women every new moon on land...

Animals say the Darndest Things

"Share the funniest experience you've had with your pet." When I read The Edge's theme for this month, it caused some writer's block. As...

Meditating with Your Pet

Keta, my beloved Yorkshire Terrier, has been assisting me in meditation for eight years and has consistently helped with my healing and energy work...

It’s a bird! It’s a plane! It’s Thunder Paws!

There's something really incredible about having a dog with a sense of humor. I mean, who ever heard of a dog wearing a red...

Maintaining inner peace: Catlady-style

My three cats completely get me. They jump up for a snuggle when they know I feel sad and they engage me in games...

Canine lover finds joy with a dog-like cat

Most of my life I didn't like cats. Growing up, we were a dog family. Cats were scary, unpredictable and made us sneeze and...

Natures Recipe: Take Time to Connect

I have a favorite park near my home. It is very large with many beautiful trails that flow through prairie land, wooded areas, beautiful...

Rhythm of the Earth – Summer Solstice Event

Lake Harriet Spiritual Community will observe the Summer Solstice - honoring the divine masculine, and celebrating the sun at its zenith - with "Baptism...

Full Spectrum Gardening

Have you ever thought about the full spectrum of the gardening cycle that is taking place whenever you receive fresh produce? This spectrum actually...

Take the time to be with nature

I have always been an animal person, much to my mother's dismay. I brought home salamanders, birds, cats, bugs and snakes. Pretty much any...

Eight R’s for a greener earth

Earth Day , an occasion observed each spring to celebrate our planet and to protect the environment, is celebrated on April 22. This year...

Crow Medicine

A summer's day. Blue sky, warm sun. A meditative walk through woods. Awareness stilled and sharp. Moving with Nature Like one of her own Soft steps, scout walk. I soften my...

Nature’s Joy

Today, we miss the subtle changes in the wind, the calls of birds, the smell of the fragrant Earth beneath our feet. We leave...

The Invitation: Taking the Deep Dive

She slides off the high bank and underneath my canoe; she claws at the water as she goes. All I see is her beautiful...

Two Interventions

This morning, as I walked around the block, the cardinal spoke of Divine Love. As he sang to the world and his female friends,...