Category Archives: Ecopsychology

Strength in Struggle

By Tiffany A. Dedeaux In the school where I’m now a Career Advisor there is a 20-minute rule which indicates that a person must work for 20 minutes on a problem in which they are stuck before asking for help.  … Continue reading

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Jobs: Your Growing Season

By Tiffany A. Dedeaux Grapes tell the story of a place from creation to where we are now, says 5th generation farmer and Lady Hill winemaker, Jerry Owen.  This point was noticeable to me when I had the chance to … Continue reading

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Your Career is Your Wine: Lessons from a Winemaker

By Tiffany A. Dedeaux Wine is not merely a beverage, but a way to enable conversation.  Like life, wine is about relationship and Jerry Owen, the owner of Lady Hill Winery, knows this.  Jerry is more than a winemaker; he’s … Continue reading

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Pick Yourself

By Tiffany A. Dedeaux Pick yourself. I’ve had a lot of people tell me lately that they are sorry or they will stop standing in my way. I have learned from that experience that it may be easier to quit and … Continue reading

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You are Courageous

By Tiffany A. Dedeaux “Sharing an idea you care about is a generous way to change your world for the better.”  These are the words of Seth Godin whose marketing blog I find relevant for the ins and outs of staying positive and … Continue reading

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You are Here — How to Know

By Tiffany A. Dedeaux How you can know your guiding image, animal, or symbol is an excellent question.  The answer, for me, is through time and intention.  To start, you need to know what or who your guide is.  Through my experience, … Continue reading

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Esther: What Season are you in?

By Tiffany A. Dedeaux In reconsidering what I could learn from Esther I find it interesting that what she was called to do meant she had to hide who she was, while Daniel was called to demonstrate whose he was.  … Continue reading

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In the Beginning: Earth

In the beginning was the earth, then came the human animal in the book of Genesis.  In my mind, considering the sense that we are of the earth, I have been mulling over the earth not so much as our mother but … Continue reading

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Treasuring the Elder

By Tiffany A. Dedeaux I am, in part, a partner pilgrim walking into the sacred spaces of those who dare to quest for a vision. One particular man was seeking to be initiated as an elder when I smudged him … Continue reading

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Edge of Mystery

You will meet me at the edge of mystery… The place where things are ending And the beginning is yet to be seen.

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