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Schools kill creativity

An excellent little talk about how crazy our education system is.

Radio on the Edge of the World

Radio on the Edge of the World

Here's a link to a short 14 minute video about a little radio station in one of the most remote corners of the world, West Papua in Indonesia. Although the world's largest gold mine is located in West Papua the indigenous people are treated as second class citizens on their own land. This inspiri ...

June Update

June Update

Hi all, since I haven't been posting much lately I am sure you all know that things are pretty hectic on this end. I am sure it is the same with everyone else as well. Things seem to be speeding up to a real frenzy. I have been doing a lot of gardening, craniosacral therapy and figuring out what is ...

Eggsploitation

Eggsploitation

I just stumbled upon this article and movie about the fertility industry which is encouraging young women to sell their eggs for tens of thousands of dollars. I luckily dodged a bullet with this one as I actually tried to sell my eggs years ago. The first time I tried to do it was right after culina ...

Curing Cancer

Curing Cancer

In April last year we discovered my mother had pancreatic cancer. Fortunately the tumor was on her bile duct so she started turning yellow and the tumor was discovered early. Around this time last year she was getting the Whipple operation to take out the tumor, which included taking out most of her ...

Local/Global – Start With Your Cells

Local/Global – Start With Your Cells

Spring is a period of transition and this spring has been especially full of changes in my neck of the woods. I attribute it mainly to craniosacral therapy and the GAPS diet which we have been on for over a year now. The past couple weeks we ran out of probiotics (we take biokult twice a day) and ha ...

Higher Education has Increasingly Become a Scam

Higher Education has Increasingly Become a Scam

A comment on one of my posts about the student loan scandal lead me to this post: Edumacated, what a great cartoon too. Very true, I have reposted that as well. Another very important article about the whole issue of what is going to happen when the student loan bubble finally bursts as well as some ...

Atomic Gardens: Irradiated Mutants to Save the World!

Atomic Gardens: Irradiated Mutants to Save the World!

Ah, the good ole days.... It is really incredible to look back now and think that Atomic Gardens were really a thing. This is a very interesting interview with a woman who is studying the Atomic Gardens, it is good to remember our history and how little we often know about the forces we are messing ...

Ai Wei Wei With Milk

Ai Wei Wei With Milk

On our trip to Portland we stopped in a couple book stores and I picked up the book Ai Wei Wei With Milk in one of them. Ai Wei Wei has recently been disappeared in China and there have been demonstrations around the world to find out where he is. After the 2008 Sichuan earthquake. Ai Weiwei decided ...

What is Stillness?

What is Stillness?

This is written by a Juliana Gee a certified biodynamic craniosacral therapist from Vancouver Island. She explores the deep healing space that is available for us to rebalance and integrate our traumas. It is helpful to share our experiences of this state of being as it helps all of us put into word ...