Awaken the Tree of Life Within

Trees share their spirit and wisdom unconditionally each and every day, just as they have for millions of years. Trees by their very nature, nurture our mind, body and soul. Our first breath awakens our innate connection with trees. Trees encouraged our ancient ancestors to leave their embrace and explore their surroundings by providing food,…

VII. Ash – Chariot

VII. Ash – Chariot – Life Force Genus: Fraxinus – Family: Oleaceae Ash trees are associated with life force energy, creative expression and the power of the spoken word. They inspire us to sense the energy of the words we hear to understand their true meaning. The first letter “A” in the English alphabet is directly…

Autumnal Equinox

Autumnal Equinox – Sept 22nd – 2018 “Autumn is a second spring when every leaf is a flower.” –  Albert Camus A time to release – Fall is the season that honors the natural process of death within the great cycle of life (birth/spring, life/summer, death/fall, rebirth/winter). The fall equinox is also “Nature’s Thanksgiving” as a time of…

VI. Pomegranate – Love

VI. Pomegranate – Love – Passion Genus: Punica – Family: Lythraceae Pomegranate signals a time of passion, fertility and discernment. They are symbolic of love, & fertility, suffering & immortality, life & death as well as inner alchemy. Empedocles (Greek philosopher 490–430BCE) felt that the forces of nature were continually brought into union through love…

V. Redwood – Teachers

V. Redwood – Teachers – Council Genus: Sequoia – Family: Cupressaceae Endangered Redwoods encourage us to work together in community for the greater good. As a council of wise elders, these gentle giants hold space as we search for our personal and collective roots. When entering a redwood forest, we immediately feel calmer, grounded and inspired….

IV. Oak – Sky

IV.  Oak – Sky – Divine Nature Genus: Quercus – Family: Fagaceae Oak reminds us of our inner strength and integrity as we reconnect with our divine nature and spiritual beings. It is a time to revisit our roots so we can heal old wounds and stand strong in our truth. Oak trees, which can…

III. Fig – Earth

 III. Fig – Earth – Co-Creator Genus: Ficus – Family: Moraceae Fig trees represent our earthly nature as co-creators. As a keystone species, the fig spirit awakens our collective memory of belonging to each other. It inspires us to share our creative energy and desires. The fruit, also known as a fig, resembles a womb, symbolizing a…