What Is Meditation? Meditation is a way of transforming the mind. It is a state of deep peace, when the mind is still. It is effortless awareness. Often the breath is the focus of attention. We become aware of the continuous stream of thoughts in our mind as simply thoughts - we don’t engage with them. Meditation helps us to wake up to being in the here-and-now, letting go of past memories and [...]
What Is Mindfulness? Mindfulness has its origins in Buddhism, a belief system which goes back over 2,000 years. The Buddha taught that all attachment causes suffering - we are bound to suffer disappointments if we try to hold onto people, places or things. We try to accept our thoughts and emotions in a gentle way, moving from the past and the future and being in the NOW. Meditation focuses inwardly on the body-mind [...]
Relaxation Breathing Techniques Why is the breath our best friend ? Because it’s the one constant which we can rely upon. If we lost everything in our lives right now - family, friends, pets, job, home, car, money, phone - but we are still breathing, then we are alive !! Everything else is a bonus! The breath is our life-force. We can survive without food for a few weeks, without water for [...]
Guided Visualisation - A Spring Walk Accompany me on a local walk, while the Earth stands still. Begin to walk. Allow your feet to find their own direction...
My Most Minimal Mind Manual - 28 Suggestions For A Peaceful And Happy Life Our thoughts create our reality : what we think, we become. So... Keep Your Vibrations High High Vibriations + Strong Immune System Never, ever, ever … watch, read or listen to the news (someone will always tell you!) Speak positively to yourself and others Try to be non-judgemental Breathe Be Mindful of [...]
Guided Visualisation - The Throne Descend into a brightly-lit healing chamber, full of crystals. Remember that we are all connected. Send out positive, peaceful thoughts... A Peaceful 5 Minutes - Free Introductory Set We would like to provide you with free access to an introductory set of six videos and a bonus audio. This taster set will include: Introduction The Breath [...]
Guided Visualisation - The Hill Let yourself be guided on a simple walk. Breathe and relax deeply. You could be on Glastonbury Tor !!
How Does Aromatherapy Work? Aromatherapy is the safe use of essential oils for therapeutic benefits, enhancing well-being, restoring balance and revitalising the mind, body and spirit. Since ancient times, plants have been used to heal, fight infection, aid digestion and promote a feeling of well-being. From prehistoric times, through the ancient Egyptians and the Arab world, knowledge of the healing properties of plants came to the West via the Crusaders. Imagine the following [...]
Bach Flower Remedies When we feel happy and positive, we tend to enjoy better health. Research has shown that emotional and physical health are linked: “A healthy mind ensures a healthy body.” However, life events can send us out of balance. Bach Flower Remedies can help. These are “vibrational remedies”- made by floating flowers in a bowl of spring water, in full sunlight. They work at a soul level, rather than [...]