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By Cindy Black / September 3, 2012 /

I said this to myself over and over while I was in school learning Chinese Medicine, “Persevere, keep trying, study some more, and figure it out!” My original interpretation of persevering was to yell at myself in order to motivate myself to study. This resulted in a tight jaw, tight neck, and tight intestines, along…

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Natural Wisdom

By Cindy Black / May 17, 2012 /

What is Natural Wisdom? Natural wisdom prompts me to take a nap in the afternoon because I’m tired. My body, made up of trillions of cells, has the ability to create, recycle, learn, improvise, heal, and inspire. All that is required of this inhabitant, known to me as “myself,” is to listen, feel and follow. Natural…

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Suburban Nature

By Cindy Black / June 30, 2009 /

  I moved to Florida from upstate New York 5 years ago. From dirt to sand, from country farms to neighborhoods, from nature to suburbia. Into a white house, with yellow shutters, a couple of trees and too much grass. Our yard was flat and trim, like every other yard on the block. In every…

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