Interbeing, Mindfulness, New Paradigm in Practice, Power

Digital Detoxing: Why & How

Photo by rawpixel.com on Pexels.com I’m grateful that I grew up without a phone in my pocket.   Life before the internet, social media, email, or apps galore was slower and more simple. Gratification was less instant. Photos had to be developed to be seen. Phones were plugged into the wall.   Today, it seems… Continue reading Digital Detoxing: Why & How

Living from the Heart, Michelle's Memoir, New Paradigm in Practice, The New Story, Traveling

Life, Death & Turning 39

I'm turning 39 at the end of the month. 39 is not that old. 39 is ancient. It's all a matter of perspective. For whatever reason, I clearly remember my dad's 39th birthday. I remember the yellow light in the kitchen, the German Chocolate cake my mom baked from scratch, my brother and sister and… Continue reading Life, Death & Turning 39

Education, Interbeing, Mindfulness, New Paradigm in Practice

Redefining Trash with Zero Waste Living

Nature produces no trash. The ultimate goal of zero waste is to move in the direction of nature. Instead of throwing stuff away thoughtlessly, all resources are absorbed fully back into the system. Zero waste means sending nothing to the landfill. This is accomplished by reducing our consumption to only what is needed, reusing as much as… Continue reading Redefining Trash with Zero Waste Living

Education, Hatha Yoga Practice, New Paradigm in Practice

Join me for a yoga retreat this summer.

Yoga, meditation, chakra chanting, journaling, ceremony & community! AUGUST 12-16 Villa Sumaya on Lake Atitlan is the perfect space for healing, growing and incubating dreams. Walking the path of beauty, we are ever grateful to the magic miracle of life happening now. We realize that every moment we have the choice to open, expand, heal… Continue reading Join me for a yoga retreat this summer.

Interbeing, Mindfulness, New Paradigm in Practice

5 Dynamic Meditations for Busy People

Do you have trouble sitting still sometimes? Modern life is super busy with a seemingly endless list of tasks, commitments, priorities, and responsibilities. The breakneck speed of technological development and the rushed pace of urban life create the perfect storm. In summation, many of us are currently more productive—and more stressed out—than ever. The human mind entertains… Continue reading 5 Dynamic Meditations for Busy People

Connecting, Interbeing, Living from the Heart, New Paradigm in Practice

Phone Free, to Do what I Please!

Read the full, original article here on Elephant.  The number one lesson I learned from spending the month of February without a phone is this: Phones are not necessary to our survival. Living without them, or at least using them significantly less, is better for our physical, mental, emotional, and spiritual well-being. Once you get used… Continue reading Phone Free, to Do what I Please!