In Reverence / Jeevan Singh
Welcome to the first edition of “In Reverence” - On this series we ask 10 questions about self-care to folx we hold dear, honoring all kinds of voices and their Self Ceremonies. For this first edition we are honored to welcome Jeevan Singh.
M(othering) Your Sexual Desires.
With my son came new lines, new curves, and new aches; changes that compelled me to rethink how I understood my body and what ‘desire’ meant to me. Motherhood is often depicted as belonging to everything and everyone but yourself. It is a constructed space, arranged in and around notions of womanhood and/or personhood. There’s little about claiming your sexual desires as a mother/person with a child that fits neatly into that space, let alone cultivating a sense of passion for your body as one learns to navigate parenthood.Read more
What’s standing in the way of your self-care?
We are finally recognizing that paying attention to our needs can be used to promote well-being. Neglecting personal care can cause increases in anxiety, distractibility, anger, and fatigue...Read more
Reclaim your pleasure.
The truth is that sensuality means to simply feel deeply: the act of being present, with your senses. It is the ability to connect to, awaken and embody pleasure through sight, taste, smell, touch and sound. It is the essence of your Being, it is your birthright...Read more
A poem for the New Year.
It's 2019 and you and I are here and that means we made it! Instead of setting resolutions and goals for the New Year, we'd like to set the mood. We're loving this poem by Andrea Gibson, and we hope it makes your heart sing and dance and giggle.Read more
My first time trying a crystal pleasure wand.
The small phallic shaped crystal (also called a yoni wand) arrived at my doorstep one weekday in October. I slowly took it out of its packaging and inspected it with my eyes and my fingers. It was amethyst just like my birthstone, so I instantly felt connected to it.Read more
Facial Gua Sha is a ceremony with yourself.
Do you even Gua Sha? Seriously, after reading about Facial Gua Sha biggest benefits you might want to give it a try.Read more