Holistic Moms Chapter Celebrates Five Years of Natural Parenting Community

On March 20, the Arlington/Alexandria chapter of Holistic Moms Network is celebrating five years, with an anniversary party. Visitors and members can enjoy a night of networking, socializing and a mini holistic living expo with past speakers. The event will include family yoga with Lil Omm and live music by singer-songwriter Marsha Goodman-Wood. Attendees can enjoy snacks, enter to win ... Read More »

Reconnective Healing Now in Fairfax

Debbie Spinelli is bringing Reconnective Healing and the Reconnection to Fairfax.  As a practitioner since 2011, Debbie has trained under Dr. Eric Pearl the founder of Reconnective Healing and The Reconnection. The RECONNECTIVE HEALING  spectrum is comprised of the full healing and evolutionary continuum of energy, light and information.  It is a deeply transformational path that allows for healing on ... Read More »

Zero Balancing

Zero Balancing (ZB) can be explained as the art of balancing body energy with body structure through the use of skilled touch. ZB is therapeutically unique, as its aim is to work with energy and structure simultaneously, maximizing the potential of both and creating amazing possibilities for healthcare professionals. ZB is performed on a clothed body. A session begins with ... Read More »

Listening To Your Heart

 “It is only with the heart that one can see rightly; what is essential is invisible to the eye,” said Antoine de Saint-Exupery’s book, The Little Prince. The heart has its own intelligence, its own mind, and holds cellular memory. It is a conscious organ with its own endocrine system and nervous system. Our heart is the strongest electrical and magnetic field generator in the ... Read More »

Stressed out Children

It probably doesn’t surprise you to hear that children today are under more stress than the children of previous generations. Dr. Stephane Provencher, Gainesville Holistic Health Center, thinks that 21st century kids are under even more stress than their adult parents. Gainesville Holistic Health Center offers a wide range of holistic therapies, including acupuncture, chiropractic, emotional clearing, energetic clearing, homeopathy, ... Read More »

Speaking from the Heart

The heart is the first organ to become fully formed in the human body. Long before spoken language, the heart was communicating through its constant rhythm. As the bridge to the upper and lower chakras, it is the connecting point to the body’s energy systems. The heart communicates in ways that are powerful and consistent. The human heart emits an ... Read More »

On Love and Loneliness

Dedicated to J. Krishnamurti and all of those who have ever wondered if flowers get lonely. You stood alone in the darkness, light pouring from your eyes, penetrating into the unknown, sailing into the vast waters of uncertainty. We explored the deep trenches of your wrinkles, canyons of wisdom flowing into the steeple of inquiry. Sages breathe while both alive ... Read More »

Chemical-Free Beekeeping Education in Mt. Rainier

There’s nothing quite like the satisfaction of your very first taste of honey, from your own colony. With new legislation making beekeeping legal around the region, the demand for beekeeping is exploding. Documentary films like More than Honey and Vanishing of the Bees have inspired people from all walks of life, to undertake the responsibility of caring for a couple ... Read More »

The Big Bad Woof Looks to Expand Using Kickstarter Loan

 Since 2005, the Big Bad Woof, a retail pet supply store in Old Takoma (District of Columbia) and the Arts District Hyattsville, has served the community by offering organic, holistic and premium raw diets and a wide range of alternatives including holistic supplements. Both stores also provide access to local foods for people via drop-off locations for Soupergirl and 5aDayCSA. ... Read More »

A Heart for February …. and Chocolate!

Dear Readers, I won’t forget the day the phone rang and with a few simple words, I understood that my 57 year-old father had died of a massive heart, alone in his Florida condo. He left just as his own father had, who died at the same age, in a diner in Akron, Ohio many years before. In my father’s ... Read More »