Treasure Map to Joy

By Maren Day Woods While on a weekend road trip across the HEARTland of ND & MN in the fall of 2000 I was presented with a playful perspective of life as a celebration of the soul. Being an event planner, this concept caught my attention and surprisingly, shifted me from a fear-based life to […]

My run in with a bison

by Maren Day Woods In Native American tradition, it is believed that each person has nine different animals that will accompany them through life, acting as guides. For me, those nine creatures are the buffalo, owl, dolphin, turtle, scarab beetle, mountain lion, humming-bird, eagle, and dog. Animals, both domesticated and wild have brought so much […]