Look what i found, lovely garden fairies have made me lunch. This is one of the most lovely things I have ever had on a plate. And at the risk of sounding like a dick, mostly picked from the garden. Watermelon, Strawberries, Cucumber, nasturtium flowers and leafs, Radishes, Mint, Olives, Leaves Mixed (preferably edible, but … Continue reading Summer Salad
Once upon a train track, I was waiting for a train and two very full ones went by. “Tis the Job of a Yogi to be Love and Light” so eventually I got on a stupidly overcrowded train and smiled at the shared insanity of it all, in attempt to lighten the London Death Stares. … Continue reading Death Stares and Care Bears
Gorgeous Goa Yoga with Nova and Florence 18th- 28th January 2017, Lotus Retreat Centre, Patnam Beach, Goa India- £685 in Twin-shared beach front huts or £895 for single huts. What's included * Shared Accommodation * Organic brunches and Lovely Dinners * All light refreshments * Special Workshops, * Meditation and Yoga * Private Vegetarian … Continue reading Go-an Adventure
Unplug and Recharge. Although I only teach yoga, I have noticed over the many years of bending and navel gazing that our society as whole is moving further and further into the future, with time becoming extremely fragmented between the digital and physical world. And although they can co-exist quiet happily if we understand the … Continue reading Urgent
Yoga Weekends in the New Forest (running throughout the year) plus great open classes and workshops.
This is a story of the power of mind, mindfulness, and all the things we already know but don’t remember. It was only the other day that I spent the morning with a lovely man (70) who thought he was having a heart attack. Earlier in the week he had called to ask if we … Continue reading No Time For Thought
Nothing lasts, nothing is finished, nothing is perfect. My latest articles are published here with Huffington Post Wabi Sabi is the ancient Japanese wisdom of finding beauty in imperfection and simplicity in nature, of accepting the natural cycles of growth, decay, and death. Enjoying the simple, natural, and uncluttered, Wabi Sabi reveres authenticity above all. … Continue reading Wabi Sabi -Nothing lasts, nothing is finished, nothing is perfect.
“I'm sorry, but I don't want to be an emperor. That's not my business. I don't want to rule or conquer anyone. I should like to help everyone if possible; Jew, Gentile, black man, white. We all want to help one another. Human beings are like that. We want to live by each other's happiness, … Continue reading Why we need to vote and care! By Charlie Chaplin
I’ve been thinking about what does ‘spirituality’ mean now? This is relevant to today’s news as we hear about more kids running away to defend an idea (Islam in this case, but it could just as easily be something else). As I have another teacher training that I am running and the next weekend is … Continue reading What does ‘spirituality’ mean now?