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AAN 2015: A Guide to Practitioners, Products, and Personalities featured in Austin All Natural  JOE VITALE Seen in The Secret and other films, author of The Attractor Factor, Zero Limits, and more books than he can remember. New series of original music CD’s. www.JoeVitale.com TRANSCEND DENTAL HEALTH Dr. Matthew Carpenter, Melissa Rush, ND. Biological Dentistry and…

A Year’s Worth – in Books

My favorite titles from 2014, by Dr. Joe Vitale.  Reading as much as I do, it’s hard to narrow the stacks of great books down to a handful of memorable classics. Here are the top ten books that really stood out and made a difference in my life last year: You Are a Badass by Jen…

CEREMONY

Creating new paradigms by aligning with the Soul by Christina Allen Are you wanting to change things up this year? Ready to make a big shift? Well, telling yourself you want to change is often not enough. Our immediate sense of self, and the world we live in, is created by living through our experiences,…

COUNTER CULTURE

COUNTER CULTURE Austin’s critter-free comfort food restaurant The US is deep in a health-care crisis, based largely on how people eat – and largely is the operative word. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention report an American obesity epidemic, with obesity rates doubling for adults (and tripling for children) since 1980. Obesity and poor…

Bach Chronicles: Heather

Bach Chronicles, Part Thirty-five Heather The All About Me Remedy by Michael Abedin  In the 1930’s, English physician Edward Bach created a series of thirty-eight flower essences, prepared from plants found in his native England, to address underlying mental, emotional, and spiritual aspects of physical disease. This ongoing series describes those remedies.   You see…

BREAD-FREE BREAD RECIPE

Black Tea and Fig Bites by Nerissa Oden This is a crunchy fig treat with a slight bitter taste of black tea offset by the sweetness of the figs. Classic flavors that combine to delight, it’s an eyebrow-raising addition to holiday get-togethers. BLACK TEA AND FIG BITES DRY INGREDIENTS 2 teaspoons organic black tea (loose,…

SAGE, SWEETGRASS, AND THE URBAN KIVA

Native American spa rituals The Pueblo people of the Southwest say humankind emerged from inside the Earth, and still communicate with ancestors and spirits in underground kivas in traditional ceremonies of cleansing, renewal, and connection. If you’re psyching up for the traditional holiday journey to visit your own immediate ancestors, where communicating with spirits means…

What’s the change you wish to see?

by Michele Galuppo What’s the change you wish to see? Has fear stopped you in your path? Don’t be afraid of your fears. They’re not there to scare you. They’re there to let you know that something is worth it. – C. JoyBell C. Five years ago, after short-term planning, my husband (at the time)…

Bach Chronicles, Part Thirty-two Wild Rose The Apathy Remedy

In the 1930’s, English physician Edward Bach created a series of thirty-six flower essences, prepared from plants found in his native England, to address underlying mental, emotional, and spiritual aspects of physical disease. This ongoing series describes those remedies. Edward Bach, the story goes, created a lot of his famous flower essences by becoming so…

Dear Ashtara

Dear Ashtara, When someone is already getting messages from spirit, how do we start to discern who is saying what? Marcus, 38, Austin, TX Dear Marcus, Most people never know who is talking. One must earn that high position on Earth. Simply ask who it is and see if they will allow you to have…

The Still, Small Voice of the Outlaw Within

(Adapted from an award-winning 2001 Austin Writer’s Guild radio script) Fiction, by Michael Abedin Tried to tell Frank and Jesse, don’t go ridin’ into Northfield, Minnesota. Told the Kid, don’t be walkin’ into dark rooms in the middle of the night, not when Garrett’s on your trail. And I sure as hell told Hickock, never,…

UN CARINO DE ESPANTO (The Cuddling Ghost)

by Beth Carpenter I have a book titled Stories that Must not Die, by Juan Sauvageau. Each story is written in English and Spanish. The Cuddling Ghost is about a disincarnate entity that lived in a home in Santa Elena, Mexico. The realtor was unable to sell the home, because everyone in the neighborhood knew…

BREAD-FREE BREAD RECIPE Pumpkin Mug Cake

by Nerissa Oden Pumpkin has been eaten in North America as far back as 9,000 years ago. Pumpkins are harvested and sold in September and October, but generally this American fruit is sold year round as canned puree. If you’re sensitive to pumpkin, you can substitute sweet potato for most recipes. I’ve been cooking around…

Witches, Shamans, and the Number 13

by Christina Allen Myths and legends warn of the wicked witch who lives at the edge of the forest, the green, warty creature who brews toxic tonics in her cauldron and bakes little children in her oven. She crafts poison apples to put princesses to sleep and casts potent spells over innocent men and women. But…

ADVERTISER GUIDE

AAN 2015: A Guide to Practitioners, Products, and Personalities featured in Austin All Natural  JOE VITALE Seen in The Secret and other films, author of The Attractor Factor, Zero Limits, and more books than he can remember. New series of original music CD’s. www.JoeVitale.com TRANSCEND DENTAL HEALTH Dr. Matthew Carpenter, Melissa Rush, ND. Biological Dentistry and…

A Year’s Worth – in Books

My favorite titles from 2014, by Dr. Joe Vitale.  Reading as much as I do, it’s hard to narrow the stacks of great books down to a handful of memorable classics. Here are the top ten books that really stood out and made a difference in my life last year: You Are a Badass by Jen…

CEREMONY

Creating new paradigms by aligning with the Soul by Christina Allen Are you wanting to change things up this year? Ready to make a big shift? Well, telling yourself you want to change is often not enough. Our immediate sense of self, and the world we live in, is created by living through our experiences,…

COUNTER CULTURE

COUNTER CULTURE Austin’s critter-free comfort food restaurant The US is deep in a health-care crisis, based largely on how people eat – and largely is the operative word. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention report an American obesity epidemic, with obesity rates doubling for adults (and tripling for children) since 1980. Obesity and poor…

Bach Chronicles: Heather

Bach Chronicles, Part Thirty-five Heather The All About Me Remedy by Michael Abedin  In the 1930’s, English physician Edward Bach created a series of thirty-eight flower essences, prepared from plants found in his native England, to address underlying mental, emotional, and spiritual aspects of physical disease. This ongoing series describes those remedies.   You see…

ADVERTISER GUIDE

AAN 2015: A Guide to Practitioners, Products, and Personalities featured in Austin All Natural  JOE VITALE Seen in The Secret and other films, author of The Attractor Factor, Zero Limits, and more books than he can remember. New series of original music CD’s. www.JoeVitale.com TRANSCEND DENTAL HEALTH Dr. Matthew Carpenter, Melissa Rush, ND. Biological Dentistry and…

A Year’s Worth – in Books

My favorite titles from 2014, by Dr. Joe Vitale.  Reading as much as I do, it’s hard to narrow the stacks of great books down to a handful of memorable classics. Here are the top ten books that really stood out and made a difference in my life last year: You Are a Badass by Jen…

CEREMONY

Creating new paradigms by aligning with the Soul by Christina Allen Are you wanting to change things up this year? Ready to make a big shift? Well, telling yourself you want to change is often not enough. Our immediate sense of self, and the world we live in, is created by living through our experiences,…

COUNTER CULTURE

COUNTER CULTURE Austin’s critter-free comfort food restaurant The US is deep in a health-care crisis, based largely on how people eat – and largely is the operative word. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention report an American obesity epidemic, with obesity rates doubling for adults (and tripling for children) since 1980. Obesity and poor…

Bach Chronicles: Heather

Bach Chronicles, Part Thirty-five Heather The All About Me Remedy by Michael Abedin  In the 1930’s, English physician Edward Bach created a series of thirty-eight flower essences, prepared from plants found in his native England, to address underlying mental, emotional, and spiritual aspects of physical disease. This ongoing series describes those remedies.   You see…