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Cooking as spiritual practice

Cooking as spiritual practice

I’ve been really enjoying the Netflix series Chef’s Table. The filming is incredible and the storytelling is thoughtful and compelling. Each episode focuses on a different chef, exploring their life and their cooking philosophy. I especially enjoyed the...
Love for all sentient beings

Love for all sentient beings

‘Sentient’ def. – able to feel or perceive things. May we be sweet, soft and kind towards ourselves and all sentient beings. (via Wings of Heart Santuario)  ...
Meditation for fidgety skeptics

Meditation for fidgety skeptics

“When you can have some distance from your repetitive grim thought patterns, your inner neurotic programs, then they don’t control you as much. That’s all that meditation is — a systematic waking up to this reality so that you can surf it...
12 principles of forgiveness

12 principles of forgiveness

Understand what forgiveness is and what it is not. It’s not condoning, it’s not a papering over, it’s not for the other person, it’s not sentimental. Sense the suffering in yourself, of still holding onto this lack of forgiveness for yourself or for another. Start to...
Breathe gently into your heart

Breathe gently into your heart

A healing guided meditation by Jack Kornfield to open your heart. Find a quiet place, 24 mins and enjoy: “As you breathe in the heart area gently… let yourself remember and feel the sorrows you carry from betraying or harming others… from betraying...