Entries tagged with “Women”
Build your mental and emotional muscles by giving up these patterns.
Women’s Congress for Future Generations seeks to put the "mother" back in Mother Earth.
Here are examples of events that can be offered in your community with the help of a local celebrant.
It’s not easy to make friends as adults, and becomes more difficult as we get older. At the same time, according to the psychologist F. Diane Barth, women rely on other women for s…
Learning to speak your truth is a lifelong practice.
Kristin Neff, PhD, created the scale that psychologists worldwide use to measure self-compassion. Now she reveals the hidden superpower that makes being kind to yourself a primal force for justice.
He Named Me MalalaDirected by Davis GuggenheimFox Searchlight PicturesThe terrifying plight of Malala Yousafzai, the teenaged Pakistani girl shot in the face by the Taliban in 2012…
The Courage of Knowledge
A group of women gathers for 5 rhythms dance, self-care practices, and holding space for one another.
Rather than limit Jennifer, blindness opened the door to a tapestry of achievements.
Menopause symptoms are a harsh reality of life. But “they should be seen not so much as the end of the reproductive years but as the beginning or rebirth of a whole new you.”
My friend Wendy has always been the envy of our group of women friends. Willowy-tall, she has legs that go on forever, naturally blond hair, and a face like a model’s. Yet when …
Self-compassion specialist Kristin Neff explores fierce and tender self-compassion and becoming a compassionate mess.
Attending a yoga class is a fundamentally vulnerable thing to do.I think about my body a lot; not only as a yoga teacher, but also as a woman. As I have expressed on this blog befo…
How hope for the world is growing in circles
Photograph from Every Body Yoga by Jessamyn Stanley (Workman Publishing). Copyright (c) 2017. Photographs by Christine Hewitt.
“There is nothing more beautiful than someone who goes out of their way to make life beautiful for others.” —Author Mandy Hale From the time we are very young, we learn that…
National Women’s History Month encourages us to celebrate, study, and observe the vital role of women in American history. Here are online events to get you started.