“I often regret that I have spoken; never that I have been silent.” – Publilius Syrus In silence, we disconnect from language and behaviour. We disconnect from our character that often reacts unconsciously. Detaching from the character that has agendas and expectations. Removing all distraction forces us to be with what is. No matter how it may manifest. The stimulating …
The calling to Iboga is an empowering experience in itself. It often begins as a calling to plants, to an ancient life force carrying with it the healing power of Mother Earth. Humans are reconnecting with the nature inside themselves, manifested as the plant medicine path. Of all these paths, one has called to us. The magnetic power of Iboga. …
The Ceremony is from Friday noon until Sunday noon. For the time before and after the session, we have some recommendations. Though Squamish offers some of the most extreme outdoor recreation, we have listed attractions more suited to the days following Iboga. NATURE SEA TO SKY GONDOLA Gondola Rides, Mountain Views, Suspension Bridge, Hiking Trails, Restaurant, Cafe, Gift Shop …
It has been a few months since the last sharing. We have been dedicating our creativity toward our new website. The expected launch of the new site is the end of May. It will have a completely new aesthetic feel, along with some new and edited content. The original site is over three years old now, and in that time, …
The transition is upon us. Harvest season is coming to an end, the last of the salmon are running up the rivers, leaves blanket the forest floor, and everything is saturated with seasonal rains.
Days end quickly as the low-angle sun hides behind thick clouds. It’s a time to shed and preserve energy for winter. The forest drops all its less-productive and seasonal foliage as it prioritizes its resources. Redirecting energy to promote new growth.
Summer has embraced us. Local produce, fresh fish, warm evenings with meals outside and enough rain so we can all enjoy campfires. What a wonderful month. There is a special love of this shared by those who endure a seasonal winter. It is the cold and dark that gives definition to the warm and light.
After experiencing a summer-like spring, gardens are flourishing, lakes are warming and we are ready to welcome the long days of summer. Everywhere we turn, we see thriving growth—as green dominates the landscape.
Spring is a time of rapid growth. Experiencing more daylight and warmth is an inspiration to shake off the hibernation and get outside.
Life is waking itself up….waking us up.
What has been shed in the fall becomes nutrients in the spring. The limitations we shed free us to grow into forgiveness, compassion and most importantly, gratitude.
As February begins to warm and thaw to the energy of St. Valentine and celebrations of love, we look inside to do the same.
This debut of warmth and openness of heart is not simply a time for couples and partners. It is time to reflect on the most important love of all, the love of self.
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