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April 2019

  • Why use Breath4Life™ Breath Work? What makes it so powerful and unique?

    Posted on Mon, 29 April 2019

    Acorn to Oak is a holistic and spiritual organisation, based in UK. Founded in 1998 by Pennie Quaile-Pearce SRN RSCN MA MSc LCH RMA Cert Ed. Pennie is the creator and main tutor for Breath4Life Breath Work.

    Why use Breath4Life Breath Work?

    The breath is our fuel for living, without which we wouldn’t survive. Many of us rarely acknowledge how we breathe, despite it being the building block for all life's processes – not to mention essential for maintaining a healthy mind - body - soul equilibrium. Breathing is a fully automatic process, beginning at birth and continuing without interruption until the day we die. For most, it can be a fully unconscious process. There is no need to attend consciously to the way you are breathing. We expect to breathe quite adequately while sleeping each night, as we do...Read More

January 2019

  • Make a Dent in the Universe

    Posted on Fri, 4 January 2019

    Bashing self-help is all the rage these days.

    In 2019 (and beyond) it’s cool to be the nonchalant type who doesn’t care about goals, sees competition as inherently evil, thinks self-help is a charlatan’s game and mocks people who want to improve.

    Let’s just call a spade a spade. They’re full of it.

    They won’t admit it out loud, but deep down they’re insecure and would try to reach their goals if they weren’t afraid to fail. Maybe I’m projecting, but maybe I’m right.

    Forget about everyone else, let’s talk about you.

    You want to be a master of the universe, don’t you? You want to see just how much juice you can squeeze out of this life.

    Why not own it?

    Let other people bicker about trivialities and stay crabs in a barrel.

    You get one life. If you want to become a master of the universe, not only should you do it, but you should feel zero shame about it.

    From now on, I’m only writing for...Read More

November 2018

September 2018

  • Emotional Vampires - who is sucking your energy?

    Posted on Mon, 24 September 2018

    To be emotionally free you can’t remain naïve about relationships. Some people are positive and mood elevating. Others can suck optimism and serenity right out of you. Vampires do more than drain your physical energy. The super-malignant ones can make you believe you’re an unworthy, unlovable wretch who doesn’t deserve better. The subtler species inflict damage by making smaller digs which can make you feel bad about yourself—for instance, “Dear, I see you’ve put on a few pounds” or “You’re overly sensitive!” Suddenly they’ve thrown you emotionally off-centre you by prodding areas of shaky self-worth. To protect your sensitivity, it’s important to name and combat these vampires.

    SIGNS THAT YOU’VE ENCOUNTERED AN EMOTIONAL VAMPIRE

    • Your eyelids are heavy—you’re ready for a nap

    • Your mood takes a nosedive

    • You want to binge on carbs or comfort...Read More

  • Brown helps with boundaries

    Posted on Fri, 14 September 2018

    Brown is the colour of earthiness – a direct conduit to nature, animal wisdom and universal wisdom that crates healthy boundaries and attains a balanced perspective. Connect to nature’s healing properties and revive your energy and creativity with brown. So, use the brown ray to deepen your connection to the earth and create healthy boundaries.

    Exercise to help you create healthy boundaries

    It’s best to pick a day when it’s not raining, it doesn’t matter what time of year it is. Go outside find a stick and draw a circle on the ground (It doesn’t matter what size, but approximately 2-3 feet). Stand inside the circle, breathe in some fresh air and stretch up and out to all sides of yourself, if you feel you need to make the circle bigger do so, so you have room to grow. Allow the brown ray to connect you to the earth.

    Affirm; “Higher Self, I choose to create new boundaries for myself...Read More

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I have benefited so much from being part of the six-months women's breath work group. We have all supported each other on our individual journeys and it has been uncanny how often the other people's stories and experiences have resonated with me. The breathwork sessions have seen us all make amazing breakthroughs while Pennie and Jill hold the space and dispense pearls of wisdom.

Beverly Glick, Human Potential Coach

The self-realisation weekend was aptly named for me as I finally broke through resistance to realise that it is only my mind that's holding me back from faith and knowingness. As ever the teaching was first-class and fascinating and the speed at which we shifted energy during healing and clearing was astonishing. I'm looking forward to playing and experimenting with Reiki between now and the advanced energy residential - and buying my first Reiki couch.

Bev Glick
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