Shakti is one of the most important goddesses in the Hindu pantheon, she represents the feminine, the creator, the nurturer. Shakti’s love is a mother’s love, she brings things into being, nurtures and sustains, providing warmth and security.   Shakti’s male counterpart is Shiva, the divine masculine, the transformer, the destroyer of illusion and the god of meditation. Shiva symbolizes … Read More

The Infinite Power of Our Light

“Only when we’re brave enough To explore the darkness will we discover The infinite power of our light.”      -Brene Brown   In Chinese medicine everything is in relationship to another.  Wholeness is the aim and restoring balance both internally and externally is the goal.   Because most of my clients are women I talk with them about the ebb and … Read More

Femininity – What Does it Mean?

This is another tough one for me.  I feel torn.  Part of me hears this word and I’m instantly wrapped in cashmere and wearing pearls with big loose curls in my hair swaggering with a sparkle in my eye and a knowing smile on my face.  My feet are adorned with stilettos while I carry a tall, delicate glass of … Read More