“By having a reverence for life, we enter into a spiritual relation with the world. By practicing reverence for life we become good, deep, and alive. ”
~ Albert Schweitzer
“The practice of medicine is an art; a calling, not a business; a calling in which your heart will be exercised equally with your head; a calling which extracts from you at every turn self-sacrifice, devotion, love, and tenderness to your fellow man.”
~Sir William Osler
The power of love to change bodies is legendary, built into folklore, common sense, and everyday experience. Love moves the flesh, it pushes matter around… Throughout history, “tender loving care” has uniformly been recognized as a valuable element in healing.
Wonder is the beginning of wisdom.
I believe it is in my nature to dance by virtue of the beat of my heart, the pulse of my blood and the music in my mind.
— Robert Fulghum
“A mind, once stretched by a new idea, never regains its original dimensions.”
~ Oliver Wendell Holmes
“Don’t ask yourself what the world needs; ask yourself what makes you come alive. And then go and do that. Because what the world needs is people who have come alive.”
~ Howard Thurman
“Always laugh when you can, it is cheap medicine.”
― George Gordon Byron
I will write peace on your wings and you will fly all over the world. ~ Sadako Sasaki
The sun is shining! The scent of jasmine wafts gloriously on the gentle ocean breeze. The desert awash with color; cactus and mustard, poppy and lilac all abundantly abloom. Naturally awakening to bright morning light, energy…
Over the years, I have had the increasing privilege of speaking to a variety of audiences about naturopathic and endobiogenic medicine. Surprisingly, or at least surprisingly to me given my propensity for introverted introspection, writing from…
Winter Recipe Yam and Goat Cheese Tart 3 T olive oil 1/4 cup shallots 1 1/4 lb yams, peeled, thinly sliced 1 tsp fresh thyme, chopped 3/4 tsp salt 1/2 cup grated Parmesan 1 cup goat…