What we notice in others teaches us about ourselves

What is it about our human nature that prompts us to want to critique others. Some people feel compelled to share their critique out loud while others feel it and hold it within. What is all this? Years of watching and learning from others , whether or not it was their intent to teach me … Continue reading What we notice in others teaches us about ourselves

What We Think Matters

My interest in how what we think really matters began many years ago.  It was brought more to the forefront when I started teaching Nursing and again after I began my graduate studies journey at OISE.  I feel we have only just begun to tap the capabilities of our thoughts as the starting place for … Continue reading What We Think Matters

Experience Reiki with Frans Stiene in Owen Sound

Frans Stiene, co-founder of the International House of Reiki, based in Australia and Netherlands, will be coming to Owen Sound to offer courses in May 2020. Click here for the flyer Click here for the information about Shinpiden Reiki 111 on his web site Click here for the information about the Reiki Play day on … Continue reading Experience Reiki with Frans Stiene in Owen Sound

Paddling Through Life

It was a weekend amply filled with reflective opportunities, especially paddling on the water. It seems the water teaches me many life lessons whenever I am open to it. There are different strokes for different situations when paddling a canoe. Paddling on a lake is much like paddling through life. Some times the water is … Continue reading Paddling Through Life

Learning to Experience Oneness

The tree grows within the obstacle, taking root where it can. All is One. Recently I became really aware that time is passing quickly and I had better get on with expressing those things that matter to me. So why this topic and, why now? It happened rather suddenly I believe. Or maybe not. Actually … Continue reading Learning to Experience Oneness

Experience Shinpiden with Frans Stiene (Reiki 3) May 22-24, 2020 and Play Day on the 25th

It is with great delight that Sheila Murphy and Marie Knapp are organizing an event in Owen Sound, featuring Frans Stiene, co-founder of the International House of Reiki. Read below to learn about Frans and why we have been so inspired by learning from him. The International House of Reiki holds events and teaches courses … Continue reading Experience Shinpiden with Frans Stiene (Reiki 3) May 22-24, 2020 and Play Day on the 25th

Be True to Your Way and Your Being

This Reiki Precept invites introspection and deep self awareness. Self awareness comes at a variety of levels. I find myself experiencing surprise levels when I least expect it. I love Nia This morning I was enjoying a Nia class with Wendy Roman of Rhythmwood. I felt my energy flowing more exuberantly as I moved to … Continue reading Be True to Your Way and Your Being

What I love about learning Reiki

It really never ends. The learning I mean. But I love how reading the Reiki books I have that were written by Frans Stiene and Bronwen reignites the Reiki flame within. Each reading brings a new depth of understanding. The six precepts are foundational to Being Reiki. I highly recommend you review them at least … Continue reading What I love about learning Reiki