by Elaine Voci, Ph.d, Certified Life-Cycle Celebrant® I was inspired to write a manifesto after reading a transcript of the most recent broadcast of “On Being” with Krista Tippett, featuring an article titled “The Monk Manifesto” by guest contributor Christine Valters Paintner (http://abbeyofthearts.com/) in which she spoke of living life with intention, and having a... Continue Reading →
By Anne-Marie Keppel, Certified Life-Cycle Celebrant®, Death Doula- Vermont USA The death doula calls I receive on a regular basis are not for the faint of heart. Without a consistent self-care and meditation regime I would feel a constant heartache. I am approached in grocery stores, I receive emails, social media messages, phone calls- all... Continue Reading →
Reposted from Sacred Dove Celebrant, Judy Thompson I had an amazing life when I married my husband Dave. We both were married before, so when we met, it just felt right to be together forever. When we got married we both knew we wanted children right away. I was fortunate to be a stay at home... Continue Reading →
How do you commemorate momentous events? Memorialize people who have shaped you? Draw support from those you hold dear? This primer offers methods for honoring the special occasions in your life with humor and grace. Its ceremonies help ground each day in the wholeness that supports our entire lives. Each ceremony has been vetted by... Continue Reading →
Check out the newest book by Benjamin Martin, LifeCycle Celebrant called: "Prayers on the Road Home". He has over 35 years of industry experience in single-source publishing and content management solutions. In addition, he has served as an ordained minister of an interfaith spiritual community, the Christman Church and Way, and as a Certified Life-Cycle Celebrant®.... Continue Reading →
Meet our Master Contributor: Elaine Voci is a life coach in private practice in Carmel, IN and a graduate of the Celebrant Foundation & Institute. Elaine is the master contributor of the Celebrant Blog for the Celebrant Foundation & Institute. Elaine Voci 's NEW BOOK: Resilience Art To order: https://mascotbooks.com/mascot-marketplace/buy-books/nonfiction/self-help-diy/resilience-art-grief-coloring-book-using-ritual-music-help-grow/.
“This above all: to thine own self be true.” William Shakespeare By Elaine Voci PhD. Certified Lifecycle Celebrant, Life Coach Life is an amazing adventure. When you are being yourself, your best self, and doing work you love, time flies and events flow, but when you are trying to be someone different than your true self, and... Continue Reading →
Guest Post by David Behn, son of Thomas Behn - Eschenburg, Certified Life-Cycle Celebrant® Growing up in Panama was a bit like living in a bubble. Not only because it was always heavily humid outside, and one always sought refuge in air-conditioned closed spaces, but because of the social composition. My dad worked for a... Continue Reading →