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An Organic Flow, An Empowered Society

I’ve decided to share an excerpt from a dissertation I’m working on. This is not academically motivated, just a personal exploration of organizing our values. It all really began when I started to notice feelings of disconnect towards the current global economic infrastructure and the motivation behind it. It is one of the primary reasons...

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Finding Authenticity

As I’ve moved away from direct online marketing over the last few years, I have become fascinated by the ethics and psychology in sharing and interaction among members of social networking communities. Looking back has given great insight into my own behaviors when I used to participate — daily (which now, I can’t even imagine...

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Recent Musings

Right now I’m very focused on openness to the wisdom and guidance of others. Here is a list of insightful musings from others I have been studying / looking to as mentors recently   “What are you putting into your body as food? For this nourishes the cells. Look at your life, and be very...

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Garden of the Gods (Illinois)

One more destination scratched off the bucket list over the weekend Every second is precious.

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Embracing It.

Other than cell phone snapshots, I can’t even remember the last time I took a self portrait. One sometimes needs to make a change externally, to reflect what is happening internally… to be able to see it for oneself. The yearning for a confirmation of the progress that has been made, to know it’s real....

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Essay: What on Earth is Environment?

I just loved this, and I thought you would, too. DOWNLOAD HERE: http://environment-ecology.com/holistic-view/126-what-on-earth-is-environment.pdf

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Before Dawn, Frozen Lake

  Just some snapshots while enjoying sunrise last weekend. Getting out to enjoy dawn reminds you of how special each and every day is. Nothing is quite so captivating as being there to greet yet another new day. It connects you. I don’t want to miss anything. At the end of life, I want to...

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GMO-free Food Planning 2015: Urban Gardening and CSA!

Today’s post offers valuable resources for anyone seeking more ways to be involved with local agriculture, including modern homesteading.

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Developing Your Personal Spirituality

Spiritual Development My personal understanding is that human beings are healthier when they come together to share ideas, and that no idea is absolute in nature, nor is there any set of beliefs superior to another; the foundation for all our beliefs come from our individual moral intelligence. Think of the core of your moral...

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Accept :: Trust :: Journey On (in that order)

Photo (c) Olivia Joy St. Claire   Special circumstances sometimes send us off to new environments that we would have never expected. Have you ever noticed when this happens out of the blue, that these situations often become your “perfect fit” — just what you needed at just the right time? Well, I’ve noticed it,...

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