Cold Moon Return of the Light

13 Dec 2016
Cold Moon Return of the Light

The Full moon on December 13 is called the “Cold Moon” because it occurs at the longest, darkest time of year. It is also another Super moon, which appears larger and brighter than regular full moons. Now with a meteor shower happening and the Winter Solstice, on December 21, this is energetically an exciting time of year. Traditionally, this is a time of celebration of the returning of the Light and can fill us with good cheer. Keeping up with all this celebration increases our need for self-care. In Chinese Medicine, taking time out to rest is an excellent way to cultivate energy to maintain good health and balance and.

Share and Build Community

28 Nov 2016
Share and Build Community

The new moon, on November 29, is all about sharing ourselves and building community based upon love and healing by choosing another more compassionate, balanced way of being and doing whatever it takes to let go of the old, negative ways that no longer serve us. It is time to realign our body, mind, and spirit to create unity and health within ourselves, which is reflected outward and is so greatly needed now. In Oriental Medicine, we are in the grief/letting go cycle, which the lung/large intestine meridians are responsible for during the Autumn season. Forgiveness is key to letting go in order to transform and move through blocked energy,.

Super Moon Let Go, Trust in Divine Order

11 Nov 2016
Super Moon Let Go, Trust in Divine Order

The Full Moon on Monday, November 14, is another super moon where the Moon, in its orbit, is closest to the Earth. And the full moon hasn’t been this close to the Earth in 68 years and won’t be again until November 25, 2034! This may explain why such high energy is building around this record-breaking super Full Moon and the results of a landmark election just happened. Big letting go and trusting in Divine Order is necessary now! The need to dig in deeper still and anchor in love is what is called upon individually and collectively to raise our consciousness, which leads to greater health, happiness, and vitality.

Dig Deep to Reveal Hidden Truths

29 Oct 2016
Dig Deep to Reveal Hidden Truths

New moon in Scorpio, my birth sign! This is a powerful, magical, and transformative time of year to dig in and dig deep to reveal hidden truths and desires and get to the heart of the matter. New moons are all about new beginnings, new openings, and new possibilities. This is a wonderful time to embrace heart desires and make dreams come true. By focusing on the positive possibilities, we can lighten up and have an easier time managing difficult times and circumstances. At Wonderworks the intention is to help people heal and balance their body, mind, and spirit in order to feel greater love and freedom so they can.

Give Voice to Your Intentions

15 Oct 2016
Give Voice to Your Intentions

The Full Moon energy in Aries this month is a part of our Planetary Qi and contributes to the building of our internal energy. The quality of our diet, exercise, and the air we breathe all influence our energy levels. In Chinese Medicine, this is the season of the Air element, which is directly associated with the Lung meridian  and the Large Intestine meridian. The Lung system cultivates and regulates respiration and circulation of Prana, our life source. This system is also responsible for promoting the function of air volume, which controls our speech and the strength of our voice. The Large Intestine system is responsible for letting go of.

Fall Into New Endeavors and Adventure

30 Sep 2016
Fall Into New Endeavors and Adventure

Fall into new endeavors, adventures, and realms during the New Moon in Libra, it’s the perfect time to create balance. The transition between summer, yang/outward actions, and autumn, yin/inner reflection is an importance time to establish equilibrium to cultivate good health in body,mind, and spirit. As we weather possible outer turbulence, focusing on a desired outcome, such as peace and tranquility, enables us to stay grounded and generate the power needed to initiate new outcomes. In Chinese Medicine, the ancient concept of balancing polarities is expressed in the symbol of yin/yang. Here we see an image of maintaining the center while embracing all aspects of being. The Autumn season is related to the Lung and.

Bring Your Goals and Dreams to Fruition

16 Sep 2016
Bring Your Goals and Dreams to Fruition

On Wednesday I woke to the exciting news Dylan Rose was born! My friend and patient, Nicole, called and said the birth was very fast and painful. After months of waiting, she is finally here, what a joyful experience to hold her baby! I feel blessed to part of this miraculous process. Nicole and I bonded during her pregnancy. Acupuncture helped with the healthy development of her baby, and also with her depression, anxiety, and energy. That is what this full moon, eclipse period brings, powerful energy to help bring our goals and dreams into fruition. I am helping many people this week who are experiencing underlining stress and anxiety. With acupuncture and herbs, they are.

Focus on “Being” Instead of “Doing”

31 Aug 2016
Focus on “Being” Instead of “Doing”

As we transition into Fall, the New Moon and Solar Eclipse on September 1st, helps motivate us to stay present and focus on “Being” instead of “Doing”. By cultivating our excitement about the changes taking place instead of anxiety, we discover new possibilities. We are also entering a period called Mercury in retrograde for the next three weeks, a perfect time to reorganize and reflect on our lives. But when this planet that rules communication goes backwards, it can also create difficulties and stress in communication and problems with technology. Knowing this is an influence of Mercury retrograde, can help us let go of judgements and frustrations and not get.

Celebrate Heart-Centered Growth

18 Aug 2016
Celebrate Heart-Centered Growth

As we near the end of summer, this full moon encourages us to pause and celebrate all of the heart-centered growth we have been enjoying. It is important to acknowledge our healing as we transition into new endeavors. This transition period can cause some confusion and doubt as to what is happening. This full moon is also a great time to let go of what does not work. Many people came into their healing session today wondering why they felt out of sorts and so emotional. When I mentioned we are on the verge of a full moon, they said “Oh that explains it!” Just like the tides are affected by.

Balance in Love and Relationships

02 Aug 2016
Balance in Love and Relationships

Hello and good day my fellow life travelers! I am delighted to share and connect with all of you!  The theme for this New Moon in Leo, the fiery heart-centered planet, is balance in love and relationships with self and others, which is required in order to create harmony in the world.  Balance within body, mind, and spirit is easily attainable by taking a deep breath, letting go, and focusing on the moment. In Chinese Medicine, the importance of maintaining balance in the heart meridian is essential to maintain health.  The Heart Meridian is the ruler of all the other organ systems in our body.  Imbalances in the smooth flow.