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Connect with nature

Connect with nature

Here's another look back at a blog I wrote for our Patrons last year... -March 2020- "We have such a unique connection with the earth that we never had when we lived on land.  I mean, obviously we live by the wind, tide, and current, but it's much more than that. A...

Embrace Change

Embrace Change

Hello!  Long time no blog!  I've been organizing my old "Lessons from Litha" blogs that I posted exclusively for our Patrons on our Patreon last year as I begin to get ideas for my next book.  Some of these entries are really interesting to read a whole year later.  I...

The colors of mind-body-spirit

The colors of mind-body-spirit

A deep understanding of the connection between mind, body, and spirit has been known in eastern medicine for millennia. Traditional forms of medicine such as Ayurvedic from India, Qigong from China, and Reiki from Japan are all based on the connection of the energy in...

A Quick Chakra Intro

A Quick Chakra Intro

By now, almost everyone has come across the word "Chakra", but what are the chakras and why are they important? If you have been struggling in certain areas of your life and feeling ‘stuck’ or out of balance, it’s time to get to know your chakras... The chakras are...

Celebrating Litha

Celebrating Litha

What is Litha? Well, to my family and me, Litha is our home. Litha is the name of our sailboat as we travel the world. But what is Litha, and why did we choose it as her name? Litha is the Celtic/Pagan celebration of the Summer Solstice, and marks the first day of...

The Ups and Downs of being a Boat Kid

The Ups and Downs of being a Boat Kid

Up: You get to go to all sorts of places. And when you’re down south its warm! Down: On the way to all the places there can be big waves and you get seasick. And being seasick isn’t fun. Up: You can find other boat kids everywhere. Almost everywhere we have been there...

Our life is like a vacation!

Our life is like a vacation!

Eh… not really!  But we hear that all. the. time. Let me tell you what our life is like since moving aboard our sailboat, fixing it up for 5 months in San Diego, and sailing down to La Paz Mexico… Pro: We live on a sailboat in Mexico! I mean come on! It’s sunny,...

Our Trailer to Sailboat Journey

Our Trailer to Sailboat Journey

So we have a boat now . . . I thought I would catch you up because my parents have been busy with boat projects. After my mom’s last post in Lake Sawyer we went to a campground in Bellevue. It was one of my favorite campgrounds because it had a pool! One day when we...

Plan to go with the flow

Plan to go with the flow

After attending a few writing workshops at the Seattle Boat Show, I learned that when you hear the same question over and over again, it's time to write about it: "When are you guys leaving?" Short answer:  We don't know. Slightly longer answer: Our house goes on the...

Side Effects of Minimalism

Side Effects of Minimalism

"Does this bring me joy?" I hear that's what you're supposed to ask yourself about an object as you declutter your home.  But becoming minimalists for us is just a side effect of sailing away. As we spend our weekends getting our house ready to list, donating items,...

The world needs more love

The world needs more love

It has been over a year since I sent my "I have a secret" blog to my former best friend. She told me I was doing the devil's work and I was going to hell. We haven't spoken since. I have changed so much since then. I am a medium. I am a healer. Those who have felt...