Presence Before Presents

by Karen L. Smith

presence presentsWhat can possibly compare to the expectations of a holiday season? Unfortunately, often not the holidays themselves. Between the build-up, the anticipation and the demands, we can be left disappointed by moments that we barely had a chance to taste as we were busily preparing for the next moment.
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Rainbows of Healing Open House Offers Alternative to Harried Holiday Shopping

rainbows of healingRainbows of Healing, a metaphysical boutique providing healing workshops and events in Langhorne, will host its eighth annual holiday open house, from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., December 5. The event will showcase new inventory and feature special sale pricing. Attendees will receive a raffle ticket just for stopping in, with the winner receiving a gift certificate for a one-hour healing session. Shoppers will receive a surprise gift with each purchase.
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Tending to the Inner Landscape

Seasonal Reflections

by John Muraco

“In the depth of winter, I finally learned that within me there lay an invincible summer.”
~Albert Camus

We all deal with the changing seasons differently. As it stands true with life’s challenges and changes, ups and downs and ebb and flow, people have very unique and important ways in which they meet the changing of the seasons. As we leave summer behind and replace the warm weather with cooler and more biting air, each one of us has a different approach toward this change. Perhaps merely reading this article creates some angst for some as we delve more deeply into fall and the beginning of winter. At the same time, others may be ecstatic knowing that they get to pull the sweater out of the closet and enjoy warming drinks, rich and filling foods, and more time indoors.
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Listening–and Giving–With Your Heart

by Michael J. Formica

Central to every relationship is communication, and genuine communication relies on listening. Not just listening to the words spoken, but listening wholeheartedly to every aspect of the conversation taking place.
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Rainbows of Healing Open House Boasts Great Gifts

The seventh annual holiday open house at Rainbows of Healing, in Langhorne, will take place from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m., December 6. The event includes special holiday sale pricing on gifts, surprise gifts with each purchase and a raffle to win a gift certificate.
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DECEMBER 2014: Awakening Humanity, Table of Contents

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Holiday Cooking Series

Chef Lou Farrell, of Fresh Fun Foods, is offering a five-part series of cooking classes designed to provide students with a wide range of ideas and recipes to choose from when planning holiday events. The series runs for five weeks, every Wednesday from October 15 to November 12.

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