Recovery Process

June 13, 2019

Climbing Mountains and Overcoming Addiction

When John Muir wrote, “Thousands of tired, nerve-shaken, over-civilized people are beginning to find out that going to the mountains is going home; that wildness is […]
May 13, 2019

Mother Earth Wants to Regenerate, We Want to Regenerate

Revival, renewal, reinvigoration, reawakening, reappearance. These are all words that we might associate with the natural world. The earth shows us over and over again that […]
May 11, 2019

The Healing Powers of the Sublime Wilderness

The wild and immense nature of the wilderness and the natural world at large is what we would call sublime. The idea of the “sublime” can […]
April 11, 2019

Connecting to Nature and Growth through Expansion and Contraction

Writer and doctor Andrew Weil wrote, “At the very center of our being is a rhythmic movement, a cyclic expansion and contraction that is both in […]
April 5, 2019

How Nature Can Heal Your Relationship to “Progress”

What is progress? Well, the dictionary tells us that progress is a forward motion towards a destination. We are often taught that progress means consistently completing […]
February 4, 2019

Take On The Wilderness, Take On Your Life

We’ve seen the trope too many times in Hollywood about the less than nature-enthusiast woman who lives a cushioned, materialistic life who gets thrown into a […]