Nature Connection journey
a child, Landa was always happiest in nature. Her mother would say
that all she needed was to be in an open field.
connection was somewhat shut down when Landa shut down her connection to
her body following childhood trauma.
Landa started to heal from this trauma, (you can read more about this journey
connection to nature started to grow once again. During this time, she was
blessed to spend a year working at a nature based community and educational
facility - Embercombe - and be mentored by Mac MacCartney, inspirational
speaker and author of Finding Earth, Finding Soul. She also undertook
a nature based soul retrieval journey with her mentor Ruth Noble.
opened once again to a loving relationship with nature, truly experiencing
the earth as 'mother earth', spending many hours simply laying on the earth
feeling like a loving mother was holding her.
wrote a book for children to enable them to feel this connection with nature
and themselves as a part of nature. She also developed a form of yoga 'earth
yoga' to connect to the elements in our bodies and within the world surrounding
us ~ to offer a tangible sense of this nature connection. She regularly taught
this at Embercombe and the festivals they held there.
Landa spent a year alone, living off grid, in a field, in the 'middle of
no-where'. This fully cemented Landa's heartfelt relationship with the earth
and the more-than-human world. Although she was alone, she never felt lonely,
because of her nature connection.
found true presence and joy in the simple things that reveal themselves when
we slow down and simply observe
our natural surroundings. The sight of the rainbow colours, when the sun
shines through the morning dew would send shivers of joy up her spine and
she would find herself laughing outloud with shear joy and appreciation for
this and all the other simple wonders she experienced. The intimate connection
with the cycle and rhythms of the year led to deep inner
understanding and acceptance. Landa found a sense of appreciation for
all the subtle nuances, energetic shifts and changes in each season, both
our human lives.
now invites you to journey into nature with her. To find your own relationship
with the other-than-human world, the seasons and your ever present, loving
up here for inspiration from Landa and to find out more about
attending one of her nature connection walks