We hear the phrase “self-care” often these days and for good reason. Since the advent of the COVID-19 pandemic and our “new normal”, everyone has had to endure an enormous paradigm shift. Our personal lives, careers, and virtually every aspect of our existence have changed. This is obviously a daunting prospect during the best of […]
Every year from October 31st to November 2nd, several holidays span different religions and ethnicities.
The bear man came to my dreams, and he showed me a pathway to great spirit. He called my name from the bear cave as smoke rose from his eternal fire. I could hear his ancient song coming from the trees and the mountains. He is my grandfather, and his grandfather. He is time itself. […]
Ah, Summer Solstice a time celebrated for centuries to mark the longest day of the year, a time where the light of day outlasts darkness. In the Northern Hemisphere this date falls on or around June 21st. The Solstice ushers in the official onset of Summer and is seen as a time to celebrate abundance, […]
There are several legends around dreamcatchers, and although they are very popular in mainstream culture today, they were not widely recognized by many Native American tribes until the mid 1900’s. The original dreamcatchers originated with the Ojibwe people. Their legend states that Asibikaashi, a spider woman, protected the people, especially the young. As the tribe […]