Earth Medicine, Lunar Cycles, Wheel of the Year

Spring Equinox and the Budding Tree Moon

Across our world there are many ways of creating relationship with Mama Earth and Father Sky, aligning with their energies and connecting with their rhythms. For instance, one way to connect is through the naming the Full Moon or the Lunar Months. Typically these describe the qualities or activities happening at that time each year,… Continue reading Spring Equinox and the Budding Tree Moon

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Gandhi was right about the Earth… it satisfies needs not greed

Mahatma Gandhi said, “Earth provides enough to satisfy every man's needs, but not every man's greed.” I believe this to be true. Today is Earth Day - April 22nd - and I am continuing in my commitment to support and honour this planet with sustainable renewable use of its resources. As we used to say… Continue reading Gandhi was right about the Earth… it satisfies needs not greed

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Budding Tree Moon and Redtail Hawk

With the equinox, we move into Budding Trees Moon on the Earth Astrology Medicine Wheel, with the Redtail Hawk as its totem. For more information about Earth Astrology, I highly recommend the classic book by Sun Bear and Wabun, "The Medicine Wheel Earth Astrology" available online or through your favourite local bookshop. The following is… Continue reading Budding Tree Moon and Redtail Hawk