Unity in Everything

Unity in Everything

I’m going to be in Sydney for the next 4 days, mainly to present at and participate in the Divine Feminine Conference. More and more I now find it difficult to leave the beauty and peace of our country place for the city. It is so superb here: wet, vibrant with...
Divinity

Divinity

We shouldn’t let it go to our heads – the fact that we are Divine Beings. This is the acknowledgement that yogis and different cultures make when they bow to another and say, “Namaste”, as a salutation. Personally, I find it quite uplifting to...
Dec. 25th in Oceana

Dec. 25th in Oceana

With a bit of cajoling and a bit of coercing, my housemates and Daniel have agreed to make “guest appearances” on my blog today. (Their views are coloured by their North American origins.) Here’s what Daniel has to say: DXmas Rick  describes the...
Treasure Trove

Treasure Trove

(The photo has nothing to do with the content of this post, but is redolent of my rural setting, so I wanted to share it with you.) Many friends of mine have parents who are either moving into aged care facilities or, sadly, have moved on to Another Plane. As a...

Lechaim

On our last full day in the U.S., I was invited to a wine tasting in the beautiful Napa-Sonoma country where we are staying with friends. I was able to see the newly harvested grapes starting their processing journey through crush pads, fermentation room and aging...
Family

Family

First I should mention yoga mainly because I haven’t been doing that, and, after all, this is meant to be a yoga-type blog. The last two mornings I’ve done a little yoga practice but not enough to have broomed every nook and cranny of my body where dust...
Thumbelina

Thumbelina

What else to call a creature only a little larger than your thumbnail? This one popped out of a pot to which I was transplanting a bamboo plant today. It was very lucky not to have been spliced in two by my spade. When you think about it, it’s quite miraculous...