Entries tagged with “Elders”

5 Questions for Ai-jen Poo

Ai-jen Poo, relentless community organizer and Director of the National Domestic Workers Alliance sits down with S&H.

7 Steps to Becoming an Elder

The apprenticeship for the elder begins very young and continues over a lifetime.

Ceremony: How to Honor the Elders in Your Family

A mainstay of many ancient cultures is respect for the elders—those who have preceded us in life and whose wisdom gives guidance and comfort. But our modern culture only rare…

For the Next Seven Generations

13 Indigenous Grandmothers Weaving a World that WorksCarole HartThis inspirational documentary is most powerful when seen as part of a gathering, especially a large gathering that …

Growing Elder

I thought a lot about Gladys’s comment, secretly hoping I could avoid dying from the head down or the feet up…

Harry the Llama and Katherine Dunn

Apifera Farm is a healing place for animals and elders. In addition to visits with Harry, seniors can meet geese and goats and even groom the horses, providing the element of touch, the rhythm of repetition, and the curative fresh air of the farm.

Music Review: Grandma Says: Wake Up, World!

Grandma Says: Wake Up, World!Agnes Baker PilgrimBlackstone Audio, Inc.As the oldest living member of the Native American tribe known as the Takelma, Agnes Baker Pilgrim has been na…