Browsing Tag

contemplative

  • the seasons

    Equinox Rituals: The signs of spring

    It takes a while for the seasons to change. Even though the calendar says that one day it’s winter + the next day it’s spring does not mean that nature follows the calendar so…

    26 Mar 2019
  • lists

    10 questions + 10 answers (and then 10 for you!)

    I’m thinking it’s time for a fun questions and answers post, because we all love a post with lists. And we all love learning random things about others. Plus, this one creates community and…

    27 Oct 2017
  • be

    4 reasons oracle cards make sense to me

    My love gave me a deck of beautiful oracle cards for my birthday. Now before you go and think that I’m trying to become some kind of fortune teller or witch, stay with me.…

    2 Oct 2017
  • be

    contemplation and adventure. that’s how i roll.

    computer in my lap. blanket covering my legs, with my toes peeking out (’cause my feet always get hot). a single candle burning on the kitchen island emitting a cinnamon-y autumn smell and a…

    25 Sep 2013
  • wilderness

    feelin’ zen?

    what is zen anyway? if i say that i live a zen life (which i don’t, but i try), what does that mean? for me, without any official or historical definition  right in front…

    5 Jun 2013
  • be

    figuring out advent.

    i’m a sucker for those seasons right before a big holiday. like advent – the days/weeks before christmas. and lent – the days/weeks before easter. these are seasons that we contemplative-types love. a reason…

    3 Dec 2012
  • be

    the holy man.

    The most beautiful thing we can experience is the mysterious. It is the source of all true art and all science. He to whom this emotion is a stranger, who can no longer pause to…

    10 Aug 2012