ARVIGO Techniques of Maya Abdominal Therapy

Arvigo Techniques of Maya Abdominal Therapy -

"Ancient Healing for Modern Women" by Suzanne Gerber, September Issue of

"Healing Wombs: Maya Abdominal Massage" by Patricia Burke with Rosita Arvigo
September/October 2003 Issue of

"Spiritual Bathing" by Rosita Arvigo and Nadine Epstein, July/August 2003 Issue (if link doesn't work, go to and register (free) to read back issues)

"Touching the Core: The Heart and Intelligence of Maya Abdominal Massage”
by Diane McDonald, August/September 2002 Issue

Natural Healing for Women at IxChel Farm in Belize by Hyla Cass, M.D., Freedom Press, Natural Healing for WomenVolume 2, Number 8.

Vision Magazine article by Jill DeDominicis: A Time Honored Alternative: Maya Abdominal Massage.

Uterine Massage: A New Profession? by Mary Kroeger, CNM, MPH, © 1999 Midwifery Today, Inc. All rights reserved.



Co-op America 16 Ways to Heal Your Home

Teaching Responsible Earth Education - T.R.E.E.

Green burials:; (uses 95 percent water and 5 percent alkali instead of flames and fossil fuels, using 8 times less energy than fire-based cremation);;


Covington Farmers Market: Buy local and eat in season.

Cleaver & Co. is a locally sourced, whole animal butcher shop in New Orleans, specializing in fresh meat, sausages, and specialty prepared food items sourced from local and sustainable farm and businesses within 200 miles of New Orleans. The store also incorporates local foodways and traditions, such as hot boudin, fresh cracklin, and stuffed chickens. They also offer workshops to educate our customers on ways to utilize various cuts of meat and encourage creativity in the kitchen. Cleaver & Co. visits each farm, getting to know the farmers and their practices, ensuring the animals are raised in an ethical and sustainable manner.

Weston A. Price Volunteer Chapter Leader: Nancy Blackall  The next meeting will be on Fermentation.  Saurkraut, Kvass, Kombucha, and go into a bit more detail as to why and how!  This is an easy way to incorportate fermented food into our everyday lives.
Saturday Feb 16th 1pm

Grass fed meat, eggs and dairy products

Diets for our Children

Totally Rawsome: Weekly prepared food program and place to buy raw and organic nuts and seeds. Right here in Mandeville!


The American Lung Association, Clean lungs/Clean Air
who're doing a great job fighting for clean lungs and clean air

Quit Smoking Community, help for anyone trying to quit smoking, including

Mainstream Medical Information

Merck Manual of Medical Informatoin-Home Edition

Medication Information


Betty O'Brian, Iridologist and Health Consultant, Ocean Springs, MS -

Blessed Herbs -

Dana Southern Hebalist from Mississippi

Darrell Martin, Blue Boy Herb Company -

Holly Kaprinski, MSN, RN ,

Irene Sebastian, M.D., Ph.D. Integrative Medicine:homeopathic and functional medicine; 401 Veterans Blvd, Ste 203, Metairie, LA 70005 504-838-9804

John Osborne, C.N.C., offers Herbal Tracer Guide, analysis of salvia to suggest herbal remedies

Maypop Herb Shop, 1036 Franklin Ave, New Orleans, LA 70117, 5043904-5067

Sharon Murphy, INTEGRATIVE APPROACHES, combining herbs and personal exploration for healing, Lacombe, LA

Standard Process -

Colonics Inner Care Wellness, Kandyl Crawford, Madisonville, :



Dr. Christopher's School of Natural Healing -

Dr. Farida Sharan's School of Natural Medicine, Boulder, Colorado -

Ann Wigmore Institute, Puerto Rico -

Aromatherapy blog:

Australasian College of Health Sciences, Portland, Oregon -

Sacred Plant Traditions, Charlottesville, VA -

Stephen Buhner, Gaian Studies -

Natural Products

ZukaBaby: cloth diapers, baby slings, nursing bras, Mother's Workshops





Our Place Too, Personal Training Studio with Pilates and Yoga

Yoga Sanga - Yoga Studio, Mandeville, LA -

Sally Dunn - Kudalini yoga

Abita Springs/Northshore

Abita Springs Hotel

Ann O'Brien Jewelry - Handcrafted artist designed jewelry -

Abita Springs Guitar Company - Local makers of high quality acoustic guitars -

Abita Mystery House - A wacky local museum -

English Tea Room, 734 E. Rutland Street, Covington, LA 985-898-3988 "One of the largest selections of loose leaf teas in the South"

Women's Center For Healing & Transformation: A Louisiana non profit, partnering with locally owned female practitioners in the healing arts, offering programs and services provided by women, for women. 71667 Leveson Street, Abita Springs, LA 70420 985-264-8089 cell and 985-249-5853


Other interesting links

Roadside Tourist - United States roadside travel info -

Bobby Lounge - Offbeat songs about the south -

9 Cool Ways to Avoid Sweatshops,

This picture was taken in Lafayette after Hurricane Katrina, September 2006 >>