Mirrors in Nature

Mirrors in Nature

"Don't Walk. Sit!"

As a passionate lover and advocate of walking, it’s not often you’ll hear me utter those words.  However, taking time to sit, or at least slow-down, is an important counter-balance to the fast-paced life that many of us lead nowadays. 

It’s a time to reflect, take notice and to just ‘be’.

When we slow down and ‘sit’ with nature in a companionable way, we eventually return to our true, most natural, open and receptive selves.

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Dormancy is Different from Death

Dormancy is Different from Death

Spring has well and truly arrived in the northern hemisphere. It's an amazing time of year. Nature has started bursting into life with new vitality and growth, after the seemingly endless winter darkness. 

Dormancy is a regular part of the nature's life cycle that affects us all. 

Some species take longer than others to waken after the long winter sleep.

Each of us, at one time or another, experiences periods of low energy, relative quiet and inactivity. On the surface it appears that nothing is happening. Everything is just the same old, same old. Meanwhile everyone else seems to be getting their gig together.

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