Cottagecore Philosophy + DIY Soap Bars

If you follow interior design or fashion trends, you have probably come across the term Cottagecore. A nod to the traditional English country style in terms of aesthetics, the concept also encompasses a do-it-yourself lifestyle focused on traditional arts and crafts such as baking and woodworking. The emphasis on thrifted furniture puts cottagecore in the…

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Trees of Knowledge

A modern earthbound spirituality seeks to rekindle the relationship between man and nature that was obliterated by the emergence of industrial and later technological society. People of older civilizations encountered the forces of nature in every aspect of their daily life and they interpreted this experience religiously. Trees became powerful spiritual symbols in many ancient…

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My Wellness Library (part I)

Books are wonderful teachers and cultural artifacts.  It’s humbling to think about how the author has poured his or her mind, heart and soul into the pages, and how this soulful gift has then been wrapped in a protective cover that offers a glance into the book’s personality. In this series, I want to introduce you to…

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