The Conscious Path Articles

Bringing Light to the Dark Side of Parenting with Worldview Literacy (Part 1 of 2)

The Greek goddess Athena’s companion is a little owl that perches on her shoulder. The owl’s natural night vision peers into her owner’s darkness, illuminating the hidden side of her psyche. Because Athena is able, with the owl’s help, to see the...

Also labeled: Author Lisa Reagan, Issue #30

Celebrating the Shift to Conscious Choice: Highlights of the 2010 Freedom for Family Wellness Summit

The Freedom for Family Wellness Summit: Celebrating the Shift to Conscious Choice delivered an energetically charged journey, guided by more than 40 speakers and leaders, through the global shift in consciousness—from an industrial worldview driven b...

Also labeled: Author Lisa Reagan, Issue #28

Creating an Empowering Wellness Community

How can Gathering Groups peacefully and effectively discuss controversial issues?As Pathways Connect Gathering Groups are becoming established around the country, facilitators have begun to contribute their insights and ideas for the...

Also labeled: Author Lisa Reagan, Issue #29

Creating Connection in Conscious Community: Healing Our Cultural Disconnect

The seasonal transition month of September 2012 found me and Pathways traveling from the Art of Community conference in the pine forests of Charlottesville, Virginia, to its sister conference among the redwoods in Occidental, California. My...

Also labeled: Author Lisa Reagan, Issue #36

Creating Your Community

Pathways Connect continues to take off, as Gathering Groups are forming in practitioner offices around the country! I have been fortunate enough to attend and speak at a few of these new and established groups, and am consistently amazed by the...

Also labeled: Author Lisa Reagan, Issue #32

Following the Hero’s Call to Adventure

What are we really doing when we decide to live and parent consciously? In longing for a more peaceful and healthy life, what drives us to defy the chanted “You’ll spoil that baby if you pick it up,” or reject the GMO, the overused antib...

Also labeled: Author Lisa Reagan, Issue #34

Mindful Mothering: It’s Not What You Think!

Sponsored by Families for Conscious Living, the Institute of Noetic Sciences and Pathways, the first-ever Mindful Mothering Conference gathers at the Museum of Motherhood in New York CityWhy do people conjure an image of a mother and...

Also labeled: Author Lisa Reagan, Issue #33

Pathways Connect: Your Educational Outreach and Conscious Community Toolkit

In more than a decade of conscious-living conferences and retreats with parents and practitioners around the country, I’ve witnessed repeatedly that when it is time to put into practice all that we’ve acknowledged is true—to embrace the wisdom we’ve...

Also labeled: Author Lisa Reagan, Issue #26

Rewriting the Story of Who We Are: A Shift to Conscious Choice

America celebrated its first Earth Day on April 22, 1970. That year also marked the publication of my favorite children’s book, The Wump World, by the beloved writer and illustrator Bill Peet. I discovered The Wump World in a mountain of books my...

Also labeled: Author Lisa Reagan, Issue #27

Seeking Wellness and Wisdom with Worldview Literacy (Part 2 of 2)

You probably have noticed, even if you just flip through an issue of Pathways, that we’re not an average parenting magazine. Unlike a mainstream ad-driven magazine, Pathways states in its mission that we, as a nonprofit, are here to support your...

Also labeled: Issue #31, Author Lisa Reagan

Soul-Nourishing Gifts of an Accidental Tribe

Listen to Pathways' associate editor, Lisa Reagan, talk about her insights from 15 years of activism for holistic family wellness on the I AM Well Radio Show. Listeners hear Lisa and the host, Justin Abner, talk about the challenges of getting...

Also labeled: Author Lisa Reagan, Issue #37

Trailmarkers: PATHWAYS as a Guide to the Paradigm Shift

What do you find when you open and peer into the vibrant pages of Pathways magazine? Are you taking in only the individual content, or do you see each article as part of a greater whole? Do you wonder what New Science advocate Bruce Lipton...

Also labeled: Author Lisa Reagan, Issue #25

You Are Brilliant, and Earth is Hiring

In May of 2009, Paul Hawken delivered this unforgettable commencement address to the University of Portland’s graduating class of 2009.When I was invited to give this speech, I was asked if I could give a simple short talk that was “direct,...

Also labeled: Author Paul Hawken, Issue #30