Present Moment Awareness

Present Moment Awareness

Movement ~ Transformation ~ Change   August 23 & 24, 2024 with Master Sifu Jerry Gardner, Professor Emeritus and Sifu Toni   We are looking for 15 like-minded individuals who are ready to explore one’s inner ability to create.  You have the ability to...
Focusing on the Rainbows

Focusing on the Rainbows

  With so much change going on in the outside world and in my inner world, I am choosing to focus on the rainbows in my life instead of fixating on the clouds. What does that mean? For me, it’s choosing to step out of the rabbit hole sooner rather than later....
10 Years of Chi Moments!

10 Years of Chi Moments!

  I thought it would be fun to share one insight from each year. I chose ones that stood out for me when I reread them. I invite you to read any and all that you feel called to do so. Please know, I am still writing because of you. My heart is full of gratitude...
Engaging Leads to Transcending

Engaging Leads to Transcending

Saturday, April 27, was the 25th anniversary of World Tai Chi and Qigong Day (WTCQD). Tai Chi and Qigong practitioners around the world practiced and shared their good ‘Qi’ (Chi) at 10am, starting in New Zealand and ending 26 hours later in Hawaii. The main downtown...
Balancing the Divine Feminine

Balancing the Divine Feminine

The Strength in Softness Sunday, May 19 from 2-4pm   Join Autumn and me at her studio, Rabbit Hole Wellness, for this women-only event. We will learn to release the need to do everything and compete with everyone. How does that sound? We will engage in: Good...
The Inner Alchemy of Change

The Inner Alchemy of Change

Returning to the realm of our dreams… Saturday, May 4 from 4-7pm   Join my teacher, Master Sifu Gardner, and me on Saturday afternoon for an exploration of inner alchemy. A transcendental process we’ll engage in—through movement, breathing, centering, and...
Journaling Through Life

Journaling Through Life

I have a been journaling since the 7th grade, on and off throughout my life. It’s interesting to go back and look at what I thought was important, and the challenges that I went through that have brought me to where I am today. CHANGE. The one thing that is constant...
Acceptance of What IS

Acceptance of What IS

  As I write about acceptance today, it’s Tuesday, January 9, 2024. It’s been 5 years, since my soul-sister, Trina transitioned from this earth into her next realm. It seems unreal how much time has passed, and yet it seems like yesterday we were laughing with...
Becoming a Lake with Pain

Becoming a Lake with Pain

Below is a Zen story, that I have been reading to qigong students, and I wanted to share it with you. It really resonates with me, and I hope it will with you too. At times, I taste the bitterness of pain, and other times, I can taste the freshness. I can expand my...
Laying Down a Foundation with Qigong

Laying Down a Foundation with Qigong

On February 24, Sifu Gardner taught another Master Qigong class in-person. Below are some of the insights we received. This is written with his words from the recording that night, and from my understanding. My personal notes are in (brackets).   He took us on a...