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Parenting with
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Letter From Publisher

Letter from Publisher

Letter from Publisher

As any parent knows, raising children practically demands continual personal and spiritual growth on our part. I’ve always turned to mentors, books and workshops to help bring a loving consciousness to my personal and parenting journeys.

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Tai Chi for Balance, Strength and Overall Well-Being

Tai Chi for Balance, Strength and Overall Well-Being

Lisa and Keith Banks, owners of Movement 4 Life, in Fort Myers, have added balance-promoting tai chi exercises to their menu of prevention and wellness services.

LeMasque Facial Bar

LeMasque Facial Bar

Few day spas such as LeMasque Facial Bar at Gateway Plaza, in Naples, are as equally well equipped for both the delight of experiencing the simple pleasure of a massage or facial in solitude and the fun of enjoying them in a group setting.

Transforming Ourselves to Empower Our Children

Transforming Ourselves to Empower Our Children

In Southwest Florida, TMC Productions, Monarch Therapy and House of Gaia offer several classes for healthy parenting.

Shining On with Yogi Taylor Harkness

Shining On with Yogi Taylor Harkness

Former paramedic turned yogi, Taylor Harkness, will present five Shine On yoga workshops at The Yoga Loft, in Naples, from September 11 to 13.

Betty Ann Murphy Captures Our Best Side

Betty Ann Murphy Captures Our Best Side

A master stylist, color expert and advanced eyelash extension expert, Murphy is the creator of the Visage Beauty Consultation—a one-on-one, hour-long interactive beauty consultation that uses computer science to analyze a series of facial measurements.

Local Animal Communicator Offers Doctor Dolittle Tips

Local Animal Communicator Offers Doctor Dolittle Tips

Fostering better understanding between humans and animals is possible if we follow Maureen Sanders’ advice of listening to them with our hearts.

Who’s a Natural Awakenings Reader?

Who’s a Natural Awakenings Reader?

Natural Awakenings Reader Deborah Chesna embraces a journey of holistic health with love and respect for others.

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Joe Dispenza on The Power of Thought Alone to Heal

Joe Dispenza on The Power of Thought Alone to Heal

Fresh thinking allows us to overcome subconscious beliefs that hamper our healing.

Animal Talk

Animal Talk

They Have Lots to Say If We’d Only Listen

Animals continually communicate, and by quieting our minds, we can tune into what they’re saying.

Speaking with Strangers

Speaking with Strangers

The Simple Pleasures of Connecting

In our device-laden world, we’re passing up the enjoyment of chatting with people we don’t know.

Think Before You Ink

Think Before You Ink

How to Make Body Art Safe and Reversible

A tattoo that feels adventurous today can cut off future adventures, especially when it comes to jobs.

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Assuage Spa Coming to Naples

Assuage Spa, which has been offering many ancient practices and exotic techniques from around the world in Fort Myers, is expanding to Naples.

Yoga Therapy Workshop in Cape Coral

Introduction to Yoga Therapy Principles, an experiential workshop led by Dr. Kausthub Desikachar, will take place from September 23 to 26 at the Center for Spiritual Living, in Cape Coral.

Stress 101 Lecture at Hodges University

As part of the Continuing Adult Education at Hodges University, Advanced Registered Nurse Practitioner Deborah J. Post will present a lecture, Stress 101: Balancing the Hormone Havoc and Rebuilding the Engines.

Essel to Lead Weight-Loss Course

Popular motivational speaker David Essel will lead a four-week course, Weight Loss Now and Forever, from 7 to 7:30 p.m., beginning August 26.

Mindfulness-Based Stress Reduction Talk and Course

Registered Yoga Teacher Madeline Ebelini, the founder of Integrative Mindfulness, will give two free introductory presentations on Mindfulness-Based Stress Reduction (MBSR) August 27 and 28.

I Can Do It! Conference in Orlando

More than 30 thought leaders and experts will be on hand at the I Can Do It! Hay House Conference starting at 7:30 p.m., September 18, and all day beginning at 9 a.m., September 19 and 20, at the Orange County Convention Center, in Orlando.

Special Yoga Classes at Purely You Spa

The all-organic Purely You Spa, in Naples, is offering yoga classes focused on core strengthening and alleviating back pain at 8:30 a.m., August 29, and at 7 p.m., September 18.

Naples School of Thought Consciousness Events

Many healthful and healing topics will be covered in a series of presentations by the Naples School of Thought Consciousness at the Florida Coastal Professional Center this month.

Master Healer Relocates to Fort Myers

Healer Kenton David Bell combines a fresh approach in ancient wisdom, new energies and solution perspectives to "allow the new to unfold from within you."

Multifaceted Healer Moves to Naples

Kathy Hall, a licensed massage therapist, Rolfer, Instinct-Based Medicine System-certified coach, medical intuitive and soul awakening energy healer, recently moved from Orlando to Naples and is providing services and treatments via her Hidden Wholeness practice.

Bala Vinyasa Yoga Now Known as greenmonkey

Bala Vinyasa Yoga (BVY) has merged with East Coast yoga leader greenmonkey and is moving forward with a unified vision to expand and grow greenmonkey’s concept worldwide.

Back-to-School Open House at Keiser University

Prospective students can explore the more than 100 degree programs available at Keiser University at the Back-to-School Open House from 5 to 8 p.m., August 5.

Buddhist Monk to Discuss Compassion for All Beings

The Florida Community of Mindfulness will present a free public discussion, Compassion for all Life: Changing our Relationship with Non-Human Beings, with visiting monk Geshe Thupten Phelgye at 6:30 p.m., August 30.

Digital Edition

Natural Awakenings Magazine SWFL (Collier, Lee Counties / Naples, Fort Myers)
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Awakening America

Celebrating 20 Years of Publishing

Sharon Bruckman shares her story.

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Local Healthy Dining Guide

Natural Awakenings Healthy Dining Guide

Natural Awakenings Healthy Dining Guide

Dining out? There are many healthy dining options abound throughout Lee and Collier counties!

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Kudos

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Trendy Transit

More Americans Hop on Buses and Trains

Fracking Halt

Earthquakes Derail Dutch Gas Production

Crab Crisis

Valuable Horseshoe Species Going Extinct

Pistachio Power

The Nuttiest Biogas Around

Solar Timeshare

Buying Kilowatts from Each Other

Diaper Discovery

Mushrooms Grow on Disposables

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Happy Couples Sleep Closer Together

Happy Couples Sleep Closer Together

Proximity at Night Linked to Contentment in Relationships

Sad Music Can Lift Our Mood

Sad Music Can Lift Our Mood

Melancholy Tunes Improve Spirits

Call for Worldwide Protection from Wi-Fi Radiation

Call for Worldwide Protection from Wi-Fi Radiation

Possible Cause of Cancer

Glyphosate Self-Testing Now Available

Glyphosate Self-Testing Now Available

Check Levels in Tap Water, Urine, Breast-Milk

Pistachio Nuts Help Cholesterol, Blood Sugar and Artery Health

Pistachio Nuts Help Cholesterol, Blood Sugar and Artery Health

Food for the Heart

Constipated Kids Helped by Tummy Massage

Constipated Kids Helped by Tummy Massage

Brings Natural Relief for Kids

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