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Holistic Healing isn’t for Wimps

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Nancy Smeltzer, MFA There are many people who are actively seeking solutions in their lives, whether it’s for healing physical ailments or emotional problems. They turn to holistic or alternative healing for the answers they’re not finding in traditional Western medicine. … Continue reading

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When Life Feels Stacked Against You

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Nancy Smeltzer, MFA Sometimes I find that I’m going along just fine and then it feels like a whole dump truck’s worth of logs is dumped on top of me. Rarely, are they as neatly stacked as the pile in … Continue reading

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Healing the Unconscious Mind by Moving from the Familiar to the Unfamiliar

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Nancy Smeltzer, MFA In holistic healing, removing blocks of stuck energy in the unconscious mind often involves having to move from what’s familiar to the unfamiliar. While walking around in the parking lot in front of the retreat center building … Continue reading

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The First Labyrinth I’ve not Been Able to Finish

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Nancy Smeltzer, MFA I’ve walked many different labyrinths and loved them all. They’ve ranged from stone paths in the Catskills of New York State to a copy of the layout of the path at Chartres, France painted on a canvas … Continue reading

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Opening Your Sacred Heart

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Nancy Smeltzer, MFA While out at the Joshua Tree Retreat Center, I had the honor of opening the sacred circle for a painting workshop on “Creating Your Personal Altar”, hosted by two friends, Whitney Ferre and Nikki Shannon.  On my … Continue reading

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Life Grows Where it Can

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Nancy Smeltzer, MFA Life in the desert is such a precarious existence. That fact was brought home to me when I was reading the “Before You Come”tips about going into the Joshua Tree National Park before heading out there for … Continue reading

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When Your Life is Falling Apart

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Nancy Smeltzer, MFA Sometimes Life throws you curve balls. I mean really big ones! You’ll have been going along, cruising through life just fine at a comfortable speed, and then out of nowhere..POW! You find that you’re in the middle of a … Continue reading

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Another way to Track an Issue as it Heals – Checking Your Body Out

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Nancy Smeltzer, MFA In a previous posting, I described a tracking scale to use to monitor progress as you work on healing stuck energy in the unconscious mind. That process, known as a SUDS scale, (Subjective Unit of Distress Scale) … Continue reading

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Putting Down the Bars

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Nancy Smeltzer, MFA Sometimes we have no idea of the barriers that we place in our way to moving forward to the life of our dreams. Since most of these obstacles are hidden in our unconscious or reptilian minds, we … Continue reading

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Doing Without Intuitive Abilities

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Nancy Smeltzer, MFA In a previous posting, I wrote about how I achieved my intuitive abilities this lifetime. Of all of these aptitudes, the one that I most depend on for helping my clients is my clairvoyance, or ability to … Continue reading

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