Gathering Wonder & Gentle Joy

Fairies, Mink Tracks, Eagles, Pumpkins and the Art of Being Truly Alive! YAY for another wonderful, magical adventure with my dear son, Orion! Wonder is a quality, an essence I actively cultivate in myself. When in wonder, the magic and tremendous beauty, love, wisdom and aliveness of Nature comes rushing into all my pores. When…

Big Trees

Women’s Nourishing Qigong Class ~ Big Tree & Self Healing Qigong

Do you love Trees? Come learn one of the most powerful practices to gather immense amounts of Qi from the Earth and Sky. To do this, we learn from our Trees, and like a tree, become a conduit for Heaven and Earth. We will also dive into the simple yet powerful Self Healing Qigong practice. Self Healing Qigong is a nourishing dynamic practice that stems from the principle that we are all our best health keepers. ZY Qigong is one of the world’s most ancient and complete healing and self-development systems, and is steeped in Daoism, Buddhism and Shamanism. Join us on this 5-week journey. Mondays • 10:15am, starting Jan 9, 2023

beautiful pink cosmos flower

Absorbing Aliveness & the Yang Qi of Summer – Women’s Nourishing Qigong Class

Summertime is Amazing! And one simple way to fully enjoy the awesomeness of this time of year is to absorb the aliveness, beauty and magic of the Yang Qi of Summer. How do you do this? Practice Qigong! 🙂 Join my Women’s Nourishing Qigong summer series class and fill up on the goodness of Summer! Beginning and returning students welcome! Wednesdays • 4pm, starting June 15, 2022

hemlock for peace

The Power of Peace

I had a nightmare. Waking, I still felt the quivering fear in my body, my heart racing, the dread in my bones and the feeling of uncertainty. Are we going to make it? Will we be okay? In my dream, my family and I were at some country fair in the south. It was a…

Magic pink rhododendron flowers in the mountains. Summer sunrise

Women’s Nourishing Qigong Class ~ ZY Qigong Level 2 – Spring Series

ZY Qigong is one of the world’s most ancient and complete healing and self-development systems. In Level 2, we’ll work with our Middle Dan Tian, developing our Heart wisdom, inner knowing and confidence. We will build our Central Channel, increasing our abilities to learn from Life, and will learn 4 methods of Body Breathing for healing, inner transformation and entering the Silence of Mind. (They’re super cool!!) This practice also strengthens our immune system, balances the Yin and Yang energies in the body and naturally cultivates our health, inner peace, vitality and happiness!! Beginning and returning students welcome! Mondays • 10:15am, starting April 4, 2022

mountain by mt rainier

Qi Immersion

Ready to immerse yourself in the awesomeness of Qi?! Qi is the energy/information that flows, ripples and shines throughout our Earth and Cosmos. When our Qi is abundant, vital and flowing, we are Radiant. We are healthy and living with a spring in our step, a sparkle in our eye and a fire of purpose, joy, love and wisdom in our hearts. In this 8-week class, we’ll learn how Qi flows, its pathways, how to build its vitality and abundance and key ways to use Qi to cultivate our health, soul and our beautiful life. Specifically we’ll learn our energetic anatomy, the basics of Human Yuan Gong -Primordial Original Qigong which builds and nourishes the deepest layers of the body, and the revered and powerful Eight Sections Brocade Qigong. This strengthens the body while opening all of the Qi meridians. Join us on this 8-week journey. Mondays • 10:30am, starting Jan 31, 2022

Danielle and Karen pulling stick

The Primal Power of Play ~ Earthgym! – Women of Wisdom Conference, 3/25

Come play and connect with our Earth with simple Earth tools – sticks and stones! Earthgym taps into our childhood passions of using outdoor play to learn from life. It’s a movement way of learning from our habitat. Sticks and stones are powerful, alchemical training tools that can be used to open doorways of transformation, aliveness, creativity & joy.  From these states of being, the Earth’s teachings and immense Qi comes pouring into our biggest musing tool, our body. Join me in this 2.5-hour workshop as part of the online Women of Wisdom Conference on Friday, March 25 from 2:30-5p PT.