Consciousness

BREASTFEEDING A TODDLER

On our beautiful planet Alentejo, breastfeeding a toddler rarely raises any eyebrows around... Nevertheless, for many people breastfeeding a 2 year old child (not to mention 4 years old) can seem totally incon...

A CRISIS OF FAITH – A TEXT BY VISTAR

by Vistar | Even after a lifelong spiritual practice and devotion, doubts can come to us when we face life-changing or challenging moments like the loss of a beloved one. In this writing, Vistar exp...

PLATO REVISITED – THE ALLEGORY OF THE CAVE

Plato Revisited – The Allegory of the Cave A philosophical discourse by Filip Ji How wonderful to be sitting here, far away from all that narrow-minded and hectic hassle in the city. Fully enjoyi...

CONSCIOUSNESS _ WHAT IS THAT?

by Jonathan Eveleigh, Odemira Consciousness – What is that? Are you connected to all beings? Is there more or is that it?  Do we serve a purpose by living our lives the way we each do? Does love n...
pregnancy

USEFUL LINKS FOR NEW PARENTS

Giving birth in Portugal Associação Portuguesa pelos Direitos da Mulher na Gravidez e Parto : The association for the rights of women during pregnancy and birth. It promotes respectful and humanized bir...

CHILDREN IN COMMUNITY

CHILDREN IN COMMUNITY by Dieter Duhm “We know that they come from another state of existence. We will watch them and we will learn from them. We will give them guidance, but we will not make up their ...

THE SLEEP OF OUR CHILDREN

by Anais Tamenphoto : Anaïs Tamen - Ideas to ease our family nights - -Sleep-related issues are at the center of family life, especially for the mother as they often start before birth. Nocturnal awakeni...

ATTACHMENT PARENTING

Practical tools of attachment parenting for new parents Attachment parenting is a natural way of relating to babies and children for most of the new generation of conscious parents. But for many people in ...