Honouring our Bodies at Midlife

Honouring our Bodies at Midlife

How Do You Love and Honour your Body? Loving our natural women’s bodies is a challenge in our culture, where women’s bodies are pornified, objectified, and commodified as a matter of course. Throughout are lives we are challenged in our attempts to love and honour our physical selves. As we age, this challenge takes on […]

More Rivers and Tides

More Rivers and Tides

When Annagrace and I dream up our weekly themes, we pull inspiration from all over. We talk and share our own deep stories around the theme. We read poetry and sent it to each other, we daydream and seed night-time dreams too. And we collect images. We create shared Pinterest boards in secret, compiling bits […]

Desire: Sexuality at Midlife

Desire: Sexuality at Midlife

Do I have your attention? What do you think about older women being passionate and sexy? In a culture where sexually explicit images are everywhere, older sexuality is invisible. Why? As an older woman and a sexual being, how does this make you feel? As a younger woman and a sexual being, how does this […]

Simple Self-Care for Menopause

Simple Self-Care for Menopause

During the menopausal years it can feel like EVERYTHING in your life is changing. This time of rebirth can be really tumultuous. Self-care becomes very important. Your emotional and physical needs are changing, and your self-care needs change too. Have you prioritized self-care? You may be dealing with children leaving the nest, changes in your […]

Desire – On Beauty and Turbulence

Desire – On Beauty and Turbulence

The most beautiful sky I’ve ever seen was my own city, at night, from a turbulence-tossed plane. As the tiny aircraft flew in from the north the river slowly appeared, molten pewter, reflecting the lights and early summer stars. Along the circular horizon the sun was setting in a smoldering persimmon glow. I held my […]

Awaken The Senses – Reinvention

Awaken The Senses – Reinvention

Our big Wednesday announcement of business reinvention has been received by you all with such wonderful stories and excitement. Thank you so much for being with us in this transition and for sharing your encouragement and joy. Normally we post some goodness for all five senses on Wednesdays, that awkward middle part of the week […]