Birth Imprints

What are birth imprints? In very simple terms, our brain chemistry is forming creating neural imprints while we are gestating in the womb, through labour and birth and in the first few years of life.  How these neural pathways are laid down at this time has a long term impact.  In fact, the more I [...]

Herbs as Teachers: Awakening Ancestral Wisdom

Herbs make brilliant teachers. The more I learn directly from herbs through deep listening and plant communication, the more I'm noticing some repeating patterns. Firstly, all plants when you meet them at a core level - at the level of spirit (more on this below), will teach you about unity consciousness. Secondly, the deeper you [...]

Boronia

The Australian Native Flower Codes are specific flowers that support healing and integration of those from different lands and heritages with the energies, spirits, custodians and guardians of this beautiful land that is now known as Australia.  These flowers can help to heal the gap between what is within and what is outside, to help [...]

5 Keys to Plant Communication

Plants are living beings. While they may function and communicate differently to us, that doesn't make them any less intelligent. In fact, there is growing evidence that plants communicate in much more sophisticated ways than was first imagined.* From my personal communications with the plant realm, I have realised that they have an awful lot [...]

Calendula: Healing the Masculine Within

Calendula Officinalis I’ve always loved this little plant and used it often for surface wounds, grazes, tooth infections and tissue trauma. It’s antiseptic and heals tissue beautifully. It’s long been known as a remedy to bring cheer through a long winter (Seasonally Affective Disorder), and to bring a little dose of sunshine to any rotting [...]

Conscious Gardening: 7 Simple Steps to working Co-creatively with Nature.

Ever wonder how you could make a difference to the planet on a personal level? Quietly, in your own garden you can be a personal activist for planetary change.   She is known as Mother Earth or Mother Nature, as the relationship humans have with her is a motherly one. Like a Great Mother, the [...]

Weeds…… maybe nature knows best

Today I had the experience of seeing myself as a weed. An incredibly fertile weed like a “Farmers Friend”, with the little seeds that attach to your clothing and are annoying and incredibly prolific! And I could see similarities to myself. I have a lot of ideas, always on the go creatively, and sometimes frustratingly [...]

Connecting with Nature

Here's a preview of my new contemplative nature book. Connecting with Nature This journey of images in nature is a pilgrimage to Mother Earth.  My own sense of wellbeing, my connection to myself and to others, all depends on my connection with nature. I hope, with this collection of words and images, to inspire us [...]