Vivid Conversations Podcast Episode 11 – Take Heart

Vivid Conversations Podcast Episode 11 – Take Heart

Vivid Conversations is our weekly podcast, featuring Bronwyn Simons and Annagrace Kaye on issues of interest to women at midlife. We talk about our vivid lives, the menopausal journey, stepping into elderhood with power, and many other beautiful things. We interview creative vivid women, and we talk to each other about the deep currents in […]

How the Heart Speaks

How the Heart Speaks

As we enter our late 30’s and early 40’s (the decade of time which typically precedes natural menopause) something happens to our emotions. It can look like depression or apathy. Even things we normally love can lose their gleam and we can find ourselves struggling with a lack of energy. It can look like anger—a […]

Vivid Conversations – Take Heart – An Interview with Anne Ortelee

Vivid Conversations – Take Heart – An Interview with Anne Ortelee

Vivid Conversations is a weekly podcast for women at midlife hosted by Bronwyn Simons and Annagrace Kaye of Vivid: The New Menopause. This week is a rebroadcast of Bronwyn’s 2014 interview with wise, witty, and wonderful astrologer Anne Ortelee. We talk about the practical and the esoteric in astrology, working deeply with the moon cycles, […]

Sensory Weekend: Take Heart

Sensory Weekend: Take Heart

A Vivid Menopause February Playlist: If your heart is beating, alive, and your own, then I’m positive that it’s also complex and one of a kind. In other words, it craves love and understanding and it does so in its own unique way. In lieu of a February playlist full of cookie-cutter radio romance, here […]

Menopause Wellness – Homeopathy for Menopause

Menopause Wellness – Homeopathy for Menopause

Homeopathy is a gentle energy based medicine. It works on symptoms rather than diagnosed “conditions” or “diseases” and as such is perfectly placed to gently ease the symptoms of menopause that can be uncomfortable. Homeopathy unlike herbalism works with substances that are not just from the plant kingdom but from the animal and mineral kingdom […]

Wisdom Wednesday – Wisdom for Menopause and Midlife – Imbolc

Wisdom Wednesday – Wisdom for Menopause and Midlife – Imbolc

Today is a special day – called variously Candlemas, Imbolc, Brigid, it is a “cross quarter day” in the solar calendar – half way between the Winter Solstice and the Vernal Equinox. The cross quarter days are magical, they are the liminal days, the days when the energy goes through a subtle but profound shift. […]