A Day Like No Other

This story begins on a beautiful sunny Sunday morning in early August. The birds were chirping, the sky was a glorious powder blue, and the air warm but dry. The usual Midwest humidity had not crept into the morning, so it was a perfect day for a drive. At the coffee shop a crowd had gathered, all in seeming no particular hurry, just enjoying the start of a wonderful Sunday. Rather than taking the interstate for my usual trip home, I chose the winding country back roads. It was a […]

The 7th Chakra

The seventh chakra, or crown chakra, is located where a baby’s soft spot is.  It symbolizes the totality of creation, wholeness and completion and relates to consciousness as pure awareness.  The element is thought as it relates to inspiration, divine wisdom and perception beyond space and time.  It is oriented to self-knowledge and Universal identity. When out of balance, it is difficult to make decisions or have a sense of belonging. When this chakra is functioning properly, we feel spiritual connection to all, bliss and peace with ourselves. Balance is […]