Alaska, Where the Path Begins

Years ago, when I was traveling with the Grandmothers’ Council, I found myself in an airport somewhere between Montana and Alaska on a layover. I remember sitting on the airport’s busy-patterned carpet with my green REI backpack and airport snacks looking up at the faces of three fellow travelers. They were each gifted guides and ceremonial leaders and had come to …

The Magic is in the Mess

I have a question for you. Do you ever make plans and change them? A date with a friend to your favorite tea shop with soft-and-worn couch chairs? A trip with your partner that ends up being on the only weekend you both could actually rest at home after a playfully wild summer? Or a retreat you are hosting but …

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#BeYourOwnBeautyProject : A Movement to Spread Body Positivity

A Body Positivity Mall Dressing Room Decorating Party It all started when Jackie and I, inspired by our new dating lives, ventured out one Friday evening for a Victoria’s Secret underwear sale. This idea was born. The full story below. Concept: We’ll gather for a community breakfast at the Lloyd Center mall teamed with sticky notes, pens, and our messages …

Daring to Lead with Our Stories & Bodies

An Interview with the Wellspring School for Healing Arts The Wellspring School (WS): What is the inspiration behind your upcoming class series, The Feminine Leadership Lab? Leah Walsh (LW): This series was honestly a very selfish venture. It is also a complete experiment, which feels perfect given the title. I’ve felt called to support women of all ages for some …

One Drop: Essential Oils to Boost Health & Relieve Stress

An Essential Oils Enthusiast I love it when a friend shares they met someone they know I’ll love. Don’t you? Well, that is how I heard about Krystin Rose. This interview was inspired by Krystin’s great story about becoming an essential oils enthusiast. I’ve had many positive experiences using oils, but they’ve never become a staple in my medicine kit. …