Spiritual Journey, Travel

Show Up and Surrender

Airports are like their own sovereign nations. Every time I am in one I feel at home and at peace. I can figure out where I need to go. I can ask someone for help. Helpful signs abound. They even have tax-free and duty-free shopping, which is not my thing any more, but definitely part of why they feel like sovereign…

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Spiritual Journey, Travel

Observe What Is

I’ve been spending a fair amount of time in airplanes flying over cities and countries I’ve never visited before in this lifetime. I find myself thinking: “Wouldn’t it be nice if little bubbles popped up over various buildings, sections, areas, and landmarks down below to label spaces as ‘such and such’ bank or school or farm or residential community or…

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Health, Health Education, Low Fat, Nutrition, Raw Vegan, Self-Care, Special Diet, Travel, Vegan, Weight Loss

How to Survive a Wedding on a Special Diet

When you find yourself being invited to attend a highly traditional destination wedding that is by no means vegan let alone raw vegan, you may begin to panic. How in the world will I survive and not seem like the neediest, pickiest, craziest luny in the bunch? Have no fear friends, I experienced this firsthand a couple weeks back, and I learned…

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