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Things to do today: Pick yourself UP, dust yourself off and start over again

Things to do today: Pick yourself UP, dust yourself off and start over again

I picked up the book, The Brave Learner Finding Everyday Magic in Homeschool, Learning and Life, yesterday in my ongoing journey with homeschooling my 10 year old boys, hoping for some inspiration and guidance.

The Hawthorn New Moon ~ An Inward Journey to the Heart

The Hawthorn New Moon ~   An Inward Journey to the Heart

Along the wheel of the year, Spring is drawing to a close, giving way to Summer. Often at this time of year we feel the urge to rush forward, to do many things at once. Hawthorn gently catches us with thorns hidden amongst her soft green leaves and perfumed blossoms. We are enticed by her strong scent as we feel her request that we spend some time cleaning the temple of the self during this transition. Now is the time to retreat from the bustling world for some quiet moments, to gradually strengthen our minds and bodies through meditation and exercise.  

Deep Dive with the Alder Tree Ogham

Deep Dive with the Alder Tree Ogham

Spiritually, Alder becomes a bridge from one part of our mind to the next, from the underworld to the upper-world of the conscious mind. Our inner self or guide uses this bridge to communicate with us and to provide counsel that we should learn to listen to.- Tree Mothers