November 7, 2019

Feb 6 – 9, 2020: Shamanic Medicine Drum Making Retreat

 Birdsong Retreat & Sanctuary presents Wildheart Shamanic Medicine Drum Making Retreat with Chalice Malcom   Birdsong Retreat is excited to host a medicine drum making workshop & retreat by Chalice Malcolm of Wildheart Medicine/Auckland.    Chalice is a shamanic practitioner, chocolatier, and medicine drum maker.   Initiated into this Native American drum […]
December 20, 2018

Bali/NewZealand: Eat Pray Loving Me – Integration

HAPPY SOLSTICE! I’m four months home from my Bali trip and moving into the frenetic energy of summer and the holidays.   The insights and wisdom I gained about myself have deepened and it’s been a process of putting into practice all that I learned, ie INTEGRATION. Gosh golly gee, it’s […]
August 22, 2018

Bali: Eat Pray Loving Me – Gratitude for the People

I express gratitude and joy daily. I’m nearing the end of my time here in Bali with a few days to go.  Despite the uncomfortableness of enduring multiple earthquakes, nursing a cold/cough, and riding some turbulent emotional waves, I’m absolutely filled with gratitude for everything Bali gave me. This card […]
August 2, 2018

Bali: Eat Pray Loving Me – Flowing

  “My life flows with Joy & Ease” Last Saturday marked the completion of four weeks in Ubud, Bali.   Whooo hoo!    Things have been flowing quite nicely and I’ve gotten into the rhythm of Balinese life.    The perfect day:  Wake between 7 – 8 am,  do a short morning yoga/meditation […]