Beliefs

What is a Family Anyway?

What, exactly, does one mean when using the word “family”? Is it people we work with? Could it be those we see every day in our neighborhoods or perhaps our best buddies and confidants?  Maybe what pops into our thoughts first, when hearing the word family are visuals…

My Family, My Tribe

On North Wood Ave., in my hometown of Florence, Al., sits a two-story white house, with stained glass windows, steeped in years of character with a charming personality. Within these walls, on a regular basis, I meet with people from an eclectic array of backgrounds, belief systems, cultures,…

Say Something: Starrdust on Cultivating Poise

Garden Spices is a part of a movement that encourages the universe to shift towards acceptance of all viewpoints through awareness, education, and communication tools – Say Something.   This article speaks to the importance of self-awareness, and we thank RJ Starr for allowing  us to share it….

Jozmos: Global Perspective

Hello Family! I address you all as family because on some level, we are all family, united at least, by just being human. Family is sacred to some, and for others, it doesn’t hold much sway. What does family mean for you? Usually, the family one is born…

Wisdom: To Have or Not To Have

I found this quote many years ago, “You can’t know what you don’t know, you don’t know.” The beginning of true wisdom is the awareness that you and I don’t know much. Once we realize how much we don’t know, the opportunity for learning arises. Being open to…

Starrdust: Wisdom Of The Waking Journey

Welcome to the next best day of your life. Here and now is where your life is happening anyway, so we may as well intend it to be the best day we have lived yet – awake, mindful, and present to the fullness of each arising moment. Doing…

Processing Wisdom

I’ve learned through life’s experiences that wisdom is more than knowing what to do. It includes knowing when to do it, how to do it, and then actually doing it. It’s allowing yourself to feel and to simply be. Regardless of what those things may feel like or…

Words from Russell Clayton

You are in crisis because the voice inside of your head is not happy with the choices that you have made. When you get in alignment with source energy you are aligned with love itself and your crisis can no longer dominate your thoughts.   With The Same…

Secrets

Wisdom – The voice of God as the source of our understanding. It is when we make the decision, commit ourselves to God, and are willing to place our stuff on the shelf, that we begin to hear God. It is this hearing that develops the Revelation, “To…

Hate Will Not Win

My heart aches for the victims and the loved ones of the shooting at the church in South Carolina yesterday. Who takes the lives of people in a sacred place or children in schools or people who are out to a movie with their families or friends and…