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Adverts for Breastfeeding: Is that a Sign that the Age of Advertising is Finally Coming Full Circle – Back to Where it Started, in the Beauty of Human Nature?

Adverts for Breastfeeding: Is that a Sign that the Age of Advertising is Finally Coming Full Circle – Back to Where it Started, in the Beauty of Human Nature?

This post is dedicated to my wife Maya, and to all other women in the world who breastfeed their children. One of the ways we’re living in the Gift in our family, is that my wife is breastfeeding our daughter. Does it sound strange to put it that way? What is “the Gift”, anyway? WhatRead more about Adverts for Breastfeeding: Is that a Sign that the Age of Advertising is Finally Coming Full Circle – Back to Where it Started, in the Beauty of Human Nature?[…]

Our Letter of Introduction to Charles Eisenstein – Open for You to Read

Our Letter of Introduction to Charles Eisenstein – Open for You to Read

This is a copy of the letter we just sent to Charles Eisenstein, our great inspirer and guide: “Dear Charles, I’m a lover of your work, which I discovered less than a year ago. If I’d only had the money to purchase them, some of the best moments of my days would no doubt beRead more about Our Letter of Introduction to Charles Eisenstein – Open for You to Read[…]

International Women’s Day: Honoring Mother – and Lover – Earth, with a Special Emphasis on the Sacred Valley of Peru

International Women’s Day: Honoring Mother – and Lover – Earth, with a Special Emphasis on the Sacred Valley of Peru

Mother Earth has brought us an enormous diversity of life forms. Of all these forms of life, the human being is the greatest enigma. She prides herself of having created a modern, rationally thinking civilisation on Earth. Yet this civilisation is destructive to virtually all life forms of the planet, including the human being herself.Read more about International Women’s Day: Honoring Mother – and Lover – Earth, with a Special Emphasis on the Sacred Valley of Peru[…]

Think Globally, Act Locally: Look for a Tea Flag Nextdoor!

Think Globally, Act Locally: Look for a Tea Flag Nextdoor!

The gifts that weave community cannot be mere superficialities; they must meet real needs. Only then do they inspire gratitude and create the obligations that bind people together. The difficulty in creating community today is that when people meet all their needs with money, there is nothing left to give. ~ Charles Eisenstein, in SacredRead more about Think Globally, Act Locally: Look for a Tea Flag Nextdoor![…]