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Events, Workshops, Training, Inspiration, Treats & More for Summer 2016
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This is an Irish fermented food company run by a couple of food fanatics. Aoife began making kimchi for Dominic, refining the recipe with each jar. Within no time friends and family were tasting the kimchi and asking for more. With that, Cultured Kitchen was born.
Irish superfood brand Iswari’s instant raw gluten-free breakfast: ‘Buddha’s Awakening’ was awarded best raw gluten free product of the year at the Free From Food Awards last April in London and deservedly so. We love their philosophy of using “health, taste and wisdom” to guide them.
A Kinder Egg
It’s getting easier and easier to practise veganism in Ireland these days. Follow your Heart have just gone and created the Vegan Egg. It’s Vegan, Gluten-free, Dairyfree, Non-GMO and totally delicious. You don’t have to be a vegan to enjoy this one.
Great name. Great food. Best coffee in Dublin. Meet Me in the Morning is becoming one of Dublin’s worst kept secrets. If you’re looking for a little hideout on a summer’s day to read a book and grab a bite, this café has got to be the place to go.
Energy Boost Basket
The Real Amazon
Croton Lechleri (Dragon’s Blood) is a bio-information preparation that has amazing healing properties and myriad applications. It has been used to treat everything from stomach problems to receding gums. Remarkable stuff.
A Place of Healing
Phil King founded The Holistic Centre of Ireland in order to help people to optimise their physical, mental, emotional, and spiritual health and wellbeing. The centre offers a huge range of alternative healings and therapies.
The Vital Ingredients
Vital Greens has selected the six finest greens found in nature to create Just Greens – a blend of spirulina, chlorella, wheat grass, barley grass, kale & broccoli. This certified organic raw greens blend is filled with pure wholefood nutrients and is sure to give your summer a boost of vitality.
If you’re looking to stay cool, calm and collected this summer, or finding it hard to get a full night’s sleep, magnesium might just be the answer. Mag365 is a good place to start. Rock into your local healthstore and ask.
Nature’s Plus do some great organic energy supplements. Their Ultra Juice Greens are supercharged with global algae and packed with enough green energy to run the national grid. On your marks, get set, go!
Spirit of the Tribe
24–26 June, Co. Clare
Earthsong tickets are becoming a bit like Willy Wonka’s Golden ones. If you missed out, don’t fret. The people who brought us Earthsong will be running a short camp with all the fun and magic of trance drumming, Native American chants, fire dancing and loads more.
To The Manor Born
19 – 21 August, Killyon Manor
Another Love Story is a bespoke weekender of music, art, whimsy & fun, nestled in glorious surroundings. With a soundtrack provided by some thrilling artists and a host of fun events, this is
one festival to book early. See you there.
Deepen Your Awareness
9 July, Glenstal Abbey
The theme of this retreat is ‘Listen with the Ear of the Heart’. The wisdom of the ancient Celtic Calendar will inform and enhance each day. Simon Sleeman OSB, Nóirín Ní Riain PhD and other members of the Glenstal Community will facilitate.
2 – 4 September, Dunderry Park, Navan
“The Nature Spirits are waiting to be reunited with us, and as emissaries of higher spiritual beings, they wish to be of great assistance to us at this time, but we have to step into their world and meet them in their own territory.”
29 September – 1 October, Dublin & Galway
“Thomas John is by far the most authentic medium I have ever met.” Caroline Myss. For the first time in Ireland, international medium and psychic Thomas John will be giving two evening talks in Dublin and Galway and a full day workshop.
5- 7 August, Gormanston Park
Wise Woman Weekend offers women a chance to explore creativity, spirituality, health, wellbeing and to celebrate nature and nurture. The weekend begins and ends with ceremony and ritual, creating a sacred space for all that unfolds.
17 July, Leitrim
Each year Neven Maguire attracts a huge crowd for his cooking demonstration at The Organic Centre in Rossinver, Co. Leitrim. Visit the gardens and polytunnels in full bloom and enjoy fabulous food in The Grass Roof Café.
The Life Particle Centre in Dun Laoghaire is providing a ‘Meridian Exercise for Self-Healing’ workshop and an ‘Energy Management: from Health to Spirituality’ workshop. Based on ancient Korean Yoga- Qigong principles, these workshops are suitable for any level of practitioners.