April 14, 2015

Take 3 Minutes to Discover Beauty

This week's easy three-minute practice will help you cultivate your connection to creative inspiration. You can do this right now, wherever you are.  This practice is for subscribers only:  [et_bloom_locked optin_id=”optin_7″] Begin by setting aside whatever activity you are engaged in for

Playlist: Invoke Creativity

Want some great background music as you shift into creative gear? We designed this playlist to inspire your creative endeavors—writing, painting, Pinteresting—whatever is calling to you today. Tune in and enjoy!  Rdio is free, and you can sign up in a

Spring Vegetable Frittata

Frittata is the ultimate fast food. This fancy Italian omelette is about as quick and easy as a delicious, elegant meal can get. A frittata requires no special equipment or split-second timing, and it’s meant to be piled with heaps

Illustration by Ramón Gutiérrez

Moontime: How I Learned to Celebrate My Cycle

Imagine a woman who is connected to the rhythm of moonbeams and rivers, who knows her body like the fish knows the tides and the primrose knows the night. Imagine a woman who welcomes change with a full heart, knowing

Spring Detoxing for Your Home, Part 1

When I was pregnant with my daughter, my husband and I decided to "detox" our home. We were concerned about the effects the chemicals in our household products might have on our baby, not to mention the effect they were

Just Stop: On Breaking the Spell of Bad Habits

Last summer, in the middle of a chaotic house filled with half-packed boxes, I racked my brain to come up with a life plan. I was moving out but didn’t know where to, while considering leaving my job, deciding to

The Thin Thread of Truth

There's a thin thread of truth that ignites my body into fire It dwells in my belly and roars up my spine It grabs hold at my throat rolling flames over rhymes It makes me speak out of turn and