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Mumma Morning Medicine – Acknowledge

Listen to "Mummas Morning Medicine - Acknowledge" on Spreaker. Start your day with 12 minutes of mummas morning medicine. Centre, empower, connect and acknowledge the deep power we mumma's hold. Expand your understanding of what it is to be a mumma. Shared with love...

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Changing my ‘man view’ of birth

Frederick Leboyer, author of 'Birth Without Violence' died recently at the beautiful age of 98. This post is entirely inspired by his wonderful gift to the world written in the 1970's. When Erica and I spoke about getting pregnant there were some very misperceived...

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Path to Peace – Launching August 2017

The Path to Peace is a three stage journey into conscious, connected and fulfilled living for youth between the ages of 5 to 15. Engaging in a range of revolutionary practices and experiences, the journey consists of three semesters all 10 weeks each, plus 3...

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ICU Awareness Program Information Session

Mullumbimby Community Gardens Children's Garden Mondays June 12 & July 17  | 1pm - 2pm & Encounter Byron Bay  Thursday June 22 & July 20  | 1pm - 2pm Free of charge. RSVP necessary. The ICU Awareness Program launches August...

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Teenage Energy is awesome!

So we went to see Xiuhtezcalt Martinez from Earth Guardians the other night. He is a 16yr old Aztec hip hop singer/ speaker on the cutting edge of youth activism. I'm not like the worlds biggest hip hop fan as you can imagine. But poetry yes. So I'm watching him weave...

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Perfect Imperfection

"Families are like quilts. Lives pieced together, stitched with smiles and tears, coloured with memories and bound by love"  ~ Maxine Meiklejohn I saw my 11 yr old daughter looking at our tree with such pride in her eyes. I to, love our crazy, funny christmas tree....

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Gifts for The Homeless of Mullumbimby Complete

Our latest event on Wednesday 7th December was a huge success with 40 Christmas gifts ready to be delivered to the Neighbourhood Centre for the homeless of Mullumbimby. Around 20 youth attended the event aged 1 through to 15 and helped create practical gifts with...

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A different type of Christmas

Christmas is an interesting time. It brings out the best and the worst in us. One thing that really triggers some of us at this time is the questions "Have you been good?" and "What are you GETTING?" These are habitually asked to our kids over and over again. This...

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Magical Day with Elijah Ray

I am so deeply thankful for yesterday's Luminous youth workshop with Elijah Ray. Years ago I sat I that exact spot and visioned this and many other things. I felt so strongly in my heart that the way to change the world is through our kids. Giving them opportunities...

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Join us for an Immersive Sound Experience

We are back! And excited to announce the first of a series of surprises for the youth of our community. Join us for this ear and heart tantalizing experience Thursday 10th November with Elijah Ray. Luminous Youth are excited to present 'An Interactive Experience into...

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The time is now right…

I wrote this blog long ago.... I'm not sure why i didn't post it. Maybe the timing wasn't quite right. But I just read it and I felt like it was just what I needed to hear!!! So these words and the emotion behind them are a gift from my heart to yours. May you see how...

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Don’t fool yourself

People often ask me what it is like to have a baby at 42 years old, 9 years after my last, my eldest being 14 years old. "I feel like its a luxury actually" I answer. I get some strange looks as its not the response they expect. I read this post below by my beautiful...

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Woken by a Wise Plantain

A wise plantain plant woke me in the middle of the night once to remind me that we really are what we eat. "Quite literally " she told me "when you eat a lot of me you become part plantain and take on aspects of me". I knew it was her due to something that occurred...

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The Oldest Tradition on Earth

The wise women tradition is the oldest tradition on earth. It defies race, age and social status. The wise women work is invisible and powerful beyond measure. It is that of the creator and destroyer and everything in between. It is simple and heart centred work....

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Unstructured Creative Imaginative Play

The importance of unstructured creative imaginative play in nature is massively undervalued in our culture. A culture that praises busyness, unemotional adult behaviour, technology and outward achievements. Remember getting totally into the zone as a kid where a whole...

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Creating Neural Pathways through Movement

Can you spy the very little cute hand helping mine make tahini treats?? Yes, baby wearing is hard work but it's benefits are massive!! Movement is the main stimulus needed to create new peaceful neural pathways. Babies feel content and included in the "tribe" and...

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