In today’s podcast we talk about the lessons of 2015, our words and themes for 2016, and what’s coming in the New Year for Vivid!
Today’s podcast is a candid and casual conversation in which Annagrace and I talk about ourselves, how we met, the birth of Vivid, and what we are excited about in 2016!! Today is Annagrace’s birthday, so we thought it would be a great day to celebrate us and celebrate Vivid. Enjoy.
We’re going gently into the holidays this year, keeping our tender hearts open and stepping only as far into the fray as feels exciting and fun for us. At holiday time we feel the changes that the year has wrought, we feel them acutely. It’s wonderful to celebrate the year’s accomplishments, and enjoy the good […]
Vivid Conversations is back! Today Annagrace and Bronwyn talk about the holidays – how it really feels, what the holidays are like for those of us who survived childhood trauma, and what YOU can do to find the best and brightest in yourself this season.
The holidays are a time when are roles in our families are thrown into prominence. This can be a challenging time for us as women at midlife. We may be feeling a dissonance between the role that is expected of us and the woman we are becoming. Many grown children feel a comfort in the […]
As we explore the theme of Belonging this month, I share my reflections on the in-between space of menopause ~ no longer young, but definitely not elders yet… where do we belong? I view the change of menopause as an alchemical process, a soul transformation, a gateway of initiation into the deepest realms of feminine […]
The fog has rolled in and the ground is splattered with vivid colour as the leaves fall. My japanese maple is a furnace of red against the grey sky. I have honoured my ancestors these last few days, and I am ready to face into the winter. If we lived in a traditional subsistence culture, […]
Here in the North the season of dying back is upon us – the leaves are falling away and the trees and plants are going deep within, sending energy to their roots for the long winter’s process of repair and new growth beneath the surface. The rains are coming to nourish those roots, the low […]
A Nourished Menopause: Cherish, nurse, and flow. As women, we give a lot of superficial thought to nourishment. We are often the ones responsible for the nourishment of our families. We shop for and prepare the food, we make decisions about the health of our families and our elders,and even our pets. we often know […]
This week we are talking about how to nourish ourselves, what it feels like when our well has run dry, and the importance of the deep rest and a return to natural cycles.