Spirit of Change - Fall 2013

A New Thanksgiving Tradition

This Thanksgiving, why not adopt a turkey instead of serving one for dinner? After all, turkeys are intelligent, social animals who form bonds and have distinct personalities…

Usui Mikao’s Memorial Stone

This translation is of Usui Mikao's memorial stone by Japanese Reiki Teacher and Buddhist monk Hyakuten Inamoto. The memorial stone was erected by the Usui Reiki Ryoho Gakkai in Japan one year after Usui Mikao's death...

Blue Light Treatment for MRSA

MRSA infections can be effectively treated with blue light therapy, which was approved by the FDA more than a decade ago for the treatment of severe acne...

46 Million Turkeys

An ambitious collaborative art project aims to create a mini turkey portrait in remembrance of each one of the estimated 46 million turkeys that were eaten on Thanksgiving...

Energize Your Local Economy

The age-old merchant model of doing business with your neighbors and banking with an institution that actually keeps your money in the community is making a comeback.

Working The Law of Abundance

The law of abundance is based on Webster’s true definition of the word itself: a greater plentiful amount, a profusion, fullness to overflowing, an overflowing quantity, affluence, wealth.

Yoga Music Boom Bliss

Originating in India, yoga music and singing Sanskrit mantras have taken a new contemporary twist with western musicians and are becoming more mainstream presentations.

Musings: The Glorious Color of Local Economy

Small business owners value your business. They go the extra mile in providing personalized customer service because local sales are their life-blood. They give back to the community by sponsoring your town's soccer and Little League teams and town charity events...

Astrology Forecast for Fall 2013

The forecast period begins with a powerful September 1st trine between the Virgo Sun and Pluto in Capricorn. This fabulously practical alignment helps put lives in better working order...