remarkable happens when I'm at the natural foods store, standing in front of the
bin of Celtic
It's like a crowd of long-lost relations has gathered on
the ocean shore as I'm rowing toward them in my wooden boat. They're smiling broadly,
hopping up and down, sending up flares that make the air above them sparkle.
And every cell of my body is waving madly back at them, shedding the weariness
of separation, lit up with homecoming.
Okay, that's a lot of drama for
standing in the aisle at the grocery store. But what do I make of this sense of
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worth its weight in gold. Check out Full
Mouse, Empty Mouse, a book for children ages 7 to 12.
a specialist in the field of eating disorders, has crafted a lovely tale that
helps youngsters listen to the body's wisdom for feeding both emotional and physical
and Psychology Syndrome, British neurologist and nutritionist Natasha Campbell-McBride,
MD reveals the connection between the gut flora the microorganisms in the
digestive tract and the brain.
illuminates the gut's vital role in supporting the full range of our mental and
physical health. Her findings relate to both children and adults.
Voicings the undies I entered in Panty
Palooza, the fundraiser for Pittsburgh's Planned
Parenthood Action Fund won second place in the Wearables category.
event organizers featured politically-savvy panties "to raise awareness that
sexuality and reproductive health care are intimate issues" that have been
politicized in ways that undermine women's well-being. The Action Fund raised
more than $15,000 to support women's health.
Grace: Training for Yoga Teachers|
eating disorders afflict millions of women (and men) of all ages, treatment programs
are turning to mind-body approaches to support the healing process.
and the power-centering practice that The
Woman's Belly Book features as The Gutsy Women's Workout are valuable
resources for both treatment and prevention of eating disorders.
teaming with eating disorders specialist and yoga therapist Deborah
Klinger, MA, LMFT, to assist yoga teachers, treatment facilities, and prevention
programs provide yoga in ways that address their clients' particular needs. The
intention is to offer a practice that helps clients move beyond the body-mind
conflict that eating disorders express to claim the grace the healing power
that's available through the body's wisdom.
book our workshops and presentations, please contact me at email@example.com
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and practice the power-centering moves!
updated 45-minute "Honoring Your Belly" DVD is region-free, meaning it plays
virtually anywhere in the world.
am LOVING doing the Honoring Your Belly 'workout'! It is enriching my personal
growth and healing work in a deep and wonderful way. The DVD has been extremely
helpful, and it's a great companion to the book."
Shopping As Celebration|
presents art, jewelry, greeting cards, posters, soaps, and lotions to celebrate
your body and tickle your fancy.
of my favorite sections, of course, is Bellies.
And one of
my favorite offerings there is Deb Berrow's palm-sized sculpture named Belly
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and actress Chenese Lewis is the official spokesperson for the Love
Your Body! Project, which raises money for size-positive organizations. Here
she models the project's stylish Love Your Body wristbands.
Shopping As Celebration
three designs are available on scoop neck and V-neck t-shirts in women's plus
sizes as well as in other styles and sizes. See the selection at these online
shops at CafePress.com:
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