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Ethical Space, Lifestyle, Resources

Winter and Storytelling

Winter falls like a blanket, cold and dark, so the world can slow, rest and recharge. In many Indigenous cultures winter is a time of community and storytelling.  During the long, cold nights, children were taught about their history, their…

Ethical Space, Resources

The Lessons of Winter

As we shift into the time of Winter I am reminded of the myriad of lessons that accompany this season.  On the medicine wheel that I am most familiar with, Winter is in white at the North of the wheel. …

Ethical Space, Lifestyle

New Spring Teachings

Across the prairies, life is unfolding a little bit differently than it has in years past.  I hear the voices of chickadees and crows setting their boundaries as they always have, but the voices are a little clearer this time…

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#MetisMindful Spring Preparation

This is part of a new series of mindfulness prompts that are based in Metis teachings. Each weekly post will be an image specifically designed to fit the lock-screen on your phone. The idea is that you can make mindfulness…

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#MetisMindful Spring Winds

This is part of a new series of mindfulness prompts that are based in Metis teachings. Each weekly post will be an image specifically designed to fit the lock-screen on your phone. The idea is that you can make mindfulness…

#MetisMindful

#MetisMindful Spring Melt

This is the beginning of a new series of mindfulness prompts that are based in Metis teachings. Each weekly post will be an image specifically designed to fit the lock-screen on your phone. The idea is that you can make…

Ethical Space, Lifestyle, Resources

A Curated Life

Have you considered yet that the days ahead might represent one of the most spectacular opportunities of our lives? I am not making light of the difficult situation facing families, especially families who have vulnerable people.  I am noting that…

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