7 Boundary Exercises for Empaths and Sensitive People

As empaths, we often forget that boundaries are our birthright. The concept of empath boundaries might even sound restrictive and limiting to some. Yet the paradox is that boundaries actually mean freedom. To draw that line means freedom to fully feel the innate beauty of our innermost selves - the freedom to be who we [...]

Seven Healing Herbs for Anxiety & Stress (and anxiety in a nutshell)

Anxiety in a nutshell... Anxiety is a normal response to a stressful situation. It is an emotion that we all experience at some point. It keeps us alert and ready for action as a survival mechanism, allowing us to react quickly to life-threatening situations. In short, a marvellous medley of hormonal changes and physiological responses [...]

The importance of grounding for empaths and sensitive people

Let's talk about grounding for empaths. As an empath, I have always been somewhat 'ethereal' in nature. Being ethereal can feel rather blissful, expansive and free - a welcomed relief from the intensity of being an empath. The ether is the space in which pure energy flourishes. It's where life-force, chi, manna, universal life energy [...]

Compassionate Eating for Empaths and Highly Sensitive People

This article about compassionate eating for empaths is intended for empaths or anyone who might consider themselves as a highly sensitive person. So if that's you, then please do read on... An empath is a person with an extraordinary gift – the ability to feel energy and emotions of other people and other sentient beings, [...]

When we don’t belong anywhere – overcoming loneliness and finding true belonging

I could have sworn I was the only person in the entire universe who didn’t fit in. After 12 different schools as a child, I was, however, an exceedingly good chameleon. I learned to skillfully 'fit' wherever I landed (i.e. mold myself, make myself useful). Fitting is survival. Belonging, however, is what we all yearn [...]