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Best Loved Body-Mind-Spirit Expo Returns!

The ever-popular Awaken Wellness Fair, the best loved body-mind-spirit-green expo, returns to its home base of Tarrytown NY! The Fair takes place on Sunday, November 18, 2018 at the Double Tree Hotel at 455 So. Broadway, Tarrytown NY 10591 from 10 am to 5 pm.  This fun educational day includes an assortment of unique vendors offering the best products and ... Read More »

Kindergarten Info Session & Family Barn Dance

On Saturday, November 17 at 10 a.m., Blue Rock School invites parents and their 4-and 5-year-olds interested in kindergarten to visit their beautiful, wooded campus. Children will engage in fall crafts, storytelling and outdoor play while parents will get a chance to meet the Admissions Director and hear how the school’s vibrant and creative learning environment nurtures children’s natural curiosity and fosters a ... Read More »

Live Green Makes Healthy Eating Affordable

A nutritious diet can come with a hefty price tag. As a 2010 study in Food Policy concludes, “The sharp price increase observed for nutrient rich foods relative to other less nutritious foods indicates that economic constraints may pose a barrier to a healthful diet.” Live Green, an online wholesale market, was designed to close that economic divide. “Our mission ... Read More »

Bestselling Author Jon Mundy Resumes Monthly Lectures

Jon Mundy, Ph.D., is resuming his monthly Sunday-afternoon lectures on A Course in Miracles, after a brief hiatus. The next lecture is scheduled for 1:30 p.m., November 11, at the Center for Remembering and Sharing, in Manhattan. Mundy was introduced to A Course in Miracles in 1975 by its “scribe,” Helen Schucman, Ph.D. Since its publication, the Course has sold ... Read More »

Why Your Past Is Still Present

BY CELESTE DECAMPS Do you remember playing “Connect the Dots” when you were younger? You would get a picture that was all dots with numbers. As soon as you connected the dots by drawing a line to the corresponding number than an image would appear. Suddenly, the picture made sense. That’s what it feels like when you can connect your ... Read More »

Why Your Mind Loves Hiking

by Roger Dubin I started hiking right around the time I began regularly practicing mindfulness and meditation. What I realized early on was that on days when I hike, I don’t need to meditate. The hike, when performed with the right intentions, is my mindfulness practice. I initially thought of hiking as a great way to get exercise, but it ... Read More »

Make Our Schools Safe

Be Heard and Make a Difference by Jadyn Turner As young adults and teens, we need to start taking action on issues where we want to see something changed. We can’t just look at these issues and say someone else will do it. We were given a voice so now as teens need to use it, especially on issues that ... Read More »

Regain Ease of Movement through Alexander Technique

by Mona Al-Kazemi What is it about adulthood that makes us become stiff in our movement? Is it our destiny as we grow older to lose our flexibility, narrow our range of motion and suffer from aches and pains? Luckily, the answer to the latter question is a definite no. We can regain lost flexibility by learning how our bodies ... Read More »

United Palace of Spiritual Arts

Historic Manhattan Theater Fosters Spirituality, Creativity and Personal Growth The United Palace of Spiritual Arts— housed in the fourth-largest theater in Manhattan, seating nearly 3,400 people—is fast becoming a major center of spiritual celebration, creative expression and personal growth says Spiritual Director Rev. Heather Shea. “The United Palace fuses culture, entertainment, the arts, and spirituality in new and transformational ways,” ... Read More »

The New NEWLIFE Expo

Mark Becker, founder of New York City’s first yoga center and herb shop and the founder of NewLife Magazine, is bringing the NewLife Expo, America’s longest-running event focused on holistic enlightenment and conscious living, back to the Wyndham Hotel New Yorker from October 26 to 28. Becker—nicknamed “Yogiman” by Robin Williams—says this 29th annual event will be “the most awesome ... Read More »