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Taurus Full Moon , Scorpio Solar Festival November 2017 Cosmic Weather Forecast

By Curtis Lang with Jane Sherry on Nov 3, 2017

Sexy. Spooky. Spiritual. Scary. It's the Scorpio season once again! For the first time in years, the outer planets are entering a more harmonious configuration, at least for a while. That's cause to celebrate!

Thanksgiving Prayer from the Mohawk Nation

By Curtis Lang with Jane Sherry on Nov 24, 2016

Today we have gathered and we see that the cycles of life continue. We have been given the duty to live in balance and harmony with each other and all living things. So now, we bring our minds together as one as we give greetings and thanks to each other as People. Now our minds are one.

Thanksgiving: History of Community & Conflict

By Curtis Lang with Jane Sherry on Nov 22, 2017

We can only guess what the Wampanoags must have thought when they first saw the strange ships of the Pilgrims arriving on their shores. But their custom was to help visitors, and they treated the newcomers with courtesy. It was mainly because of their kindness that the Pilgrims survived at all.

Sauerkraut and Fermented Vegetables

By Betsy Cashen, RD on Oct 4, 2009

Here is a time tested recipe for natural lacto-fermentation of vegetables, the classic cabbage saurkraut, carrots & beets.

Happy Halloween, Samhain and Diwali

By Curtis Lang with Jane Sherry on Oct 31, 2017

Pagan, earth-centered religions see the Divine manifest in Nature and all of Creation, believe in the concept of immanence (the Goddess/God within), believe in the spirit which resides in all things seen and unseen and in unending cycles of birth, growth, death and renewal.

Chapter 5: Sunrise Meditation

By Curtis Lang and Jane Sherry on Jun 27, 2008

Reflect on the rising sun and reflect on the qualities of the sun you would like to make your own. This meditation combines techniques taught by yoga masters and techniques taught by Aquarian Western teachers.

Aries Full Moon, Libra Solar Festival, October 2017 Cosmic Weather Forecast

By Curtis Lang and Jane Sherry on Oct 4, 2017

Sparks Will Fly: Venus Mars Conjunction, Cardinal T-Square and a Mutable T-Square Heat Up This Full Moon in Fiery Aries. Cosmic weather patterns indicate a month of personal passion when we can reboot love relationships and rediscover the magic connecting us.

Lactofermentation, Putrefaction and Scorpionic Transformation

By Curtis Lang on Nov 11, 2017

The lactofermentation of sauerkraut takes place at the time of the Scorpio Solar Festival and the Taurus Full Moon, a moment of alchemical transformation, when mysterious psychic forces begin to percolate through the psyche of every human being.

Neptune in Pisces and the Era of Global Flooding: 2011-2025

By Curtis Lang with Jane Sherry on Sep 5, 2017

This Full Moon in Pisces conjunct Neptune, in the wake of Hurricane Harvey, the water element predominates in the physical, astral and mental realms of being. Boundaries and structures are dissolving, in inner and outer worlds, and we are challenged by a turbo-charged emotional atmosphere in which even the most stolid experience trans-personal, empathic connections that call forth a heart-centered response to the suffering we see around us.

Vegetarian Feast of Gratitude

By Jane Sherry on Sep 19, 2016

Delight in a combination of local fresh and exotic ingredients in this multi cultural vegetarian feast. Gratitude to all who tend their gardens so lovingly to feed us all.

Spirits of Stone: Chapter 7 -- Quartz Crystals and Digital Technology

By Curtis Lang and Jane Sherry on Jan 14, 2016

The digital age is powered by quartz crystals. Pierre and Jacques Curie first demonstrated the piezoelectric effect in quartz crystals in 1880, stimulating a flood of technological advances utilizing quartz crystals. Who could have predicted at that time that experiments using tin foil, glue, magnets, wire and a jeweler's saw would set the stage for the development of electric guitars, radar, sonar, computers, and a vast range of digital technologies within the next 100 years?

Brussel Sprouts Fast & Fancy

By Jane Sherry on Nov 5, 2009

Even people who swear they despise brussel sprouts will love this dish. A great fast & fancy side vegetable dish to grace any autumn or holiday table.