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Inner Wisdom & Book Love Bundle

I was just finding some resources to contribute to my amazing friend Caroline Palmy‘s new book – Loving Conversations With Me – ‘love bundle’ (more on that below) and came across these videos from a workhop I gave.

I’m not sure I ever published them on my website – so here they are!

And if you haven’t done so already, make sure you download your free MP3 audio of my specially created guided meditation, Ask Your Inner Wisdom.

You can get it right here –  Click for Maggie’s inner wisdom meditation

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Loving Conversations with Me

Caroline has just opened orders for her new book, Loving Conversations With Me.

To launch her book, she is making available a delightful package of bonuses, including a ‘love bundle’ contributed by eight of her closest soul sister colleagues.

And I’m honoured that I am one of them!

Click here to order Caroline’s new book and apply for the Love Bundle

 

 

 


Mastering the Art of Manifestation

Any of you who have trained or had coaching or come to a workshop with me will know that we have a secret formula for successful manifestation here at Thrivecraft.

100% intention + 100% surrender = manifestation

Here’s my latest Facebook Live video revealing the subtle but powerful secret to mastering the art of manifestation.

When you have understood and practiced this, you can create the life, love and business of your dreams – over and over again for the rest of your life!

The Book of Soulful Musings – now published

You can read more about manifestation in Chrisoula Sirigou’s new book – The Book of Soulful Musings – where I contribute a chapter on the Thrivecraft manifestation formula.

And enjoy all the other inspiring interviews too.

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Ah Om Manifestation Meditation Workshop

Learn all about our favourite manifestation meditation at Thrivecraft – the Ah Om Manifestation Meditation – right here, where I’m teaching and guiding the practice at a live workshop:

Click to watch Ah Om Manifestation Meditation workshop


Telepathic Marketing and Inspiration versus Motivation

To celebrate opening applications for the new accredited Thrivecraft Coach training programme, Maggie is giving a series of Thrivecraft ‘Business Alchemy’ Top Tips on Facebook this month.

Here are this week’s videos…

Telepathic marketing – guided client magnetising meditation

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Why Inspiration is better than motivation for you and your clients

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Click for – Thrivecraft with Maggie Kay – Facebook page 

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Click for – Thrivecraft Clan – Facebook group

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For more info about the

Accredited Thrivecaft Coach Training Programme, see

www.thrivecraft.com 

To apply for a Discovery Session, email

maggie@maggiekaywisdom.com

 


Thrivecraft Coach Training Now Open

Wow, this has been a few months in the making, but today is the day I open applications for the – new look, much improved, learn from anywhere – accredited Thrivecraft Coach training programme!

A comprehensive one year professional training programme with Thrivecraft Founder, Maggie Kay.

This pragmatic, soulful and inspiring programme provides the knowledge, skills, practical experience and business support to enable you to become an insurable, accredited Thrivecraft Coach…

…galvanised with the confidence and know-how to launch or uplevel your own thriving coaching practice.

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Join me on Facebook Live video at Maggie on Facebook :

Thu 1 Nov 4pm GMT – the surprising best way to set your prices as a coach and attract a flow of abundance.

Tue 6 Nov 4pm GMT – guided telepathic marketing meditation to magnetise ideal clients soulfully.

Thu 8 Nov 1pm GMT – why inspiration is better than motivation to create results that last for you and your clients.

Fri 9 Nov 1pm GMT – the hidden crux of the art of manifestation and how to make it work for you and your business.

If you can’t wait to find out more – pop over to the brand new Thrivecraft Academy website at www.thrivecraft.com and it’s all there for you to have a look at.

For more info or to apply for your free Discovery Session with Maggie

drop her an email at maggie@maggiekaywisdom.com


New Look Thrivecraft Revealed

Today is the day!

After four months of soulful deep diving and creativity – wrapped in ceremony on the June and October full moons – I am ready to reveal the new look Thrivecraft Maggie Kay and announce the launch of the new format Thrivecraft Academy!

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So this is just a brief post to let you see the new branding – so skilfully discovered and expressed by my awesome Essence Unveiled Coach and designer Lynda Mangoro (supported by fab new photos taken by our lovely photographer Tony Cobley).

The website has a way to go yet before all the content and text layout is updated and in keeping with the new colours, fonts and layouts – but I couldn’t wait any longer to show you!  (Bit of a lesson in being okay with imperfection!)

I couldn’t wait any longer because today is a special day – it would have been my darling sister Katy’s (in spirit) birthday and I chose the 25 October for the big reveal in her honour.ThrivecraftCoachBadgeHighResWhite

Next Thursday – on 1 November – I’ll be officially launching the gorgeous new Thrivecraft Academy site and opening applications for this year’s accredited Thrivecraft Coach training programme, but if you can’t wait to see that either, here it is…

Click here for Thrivecraft Academy website

 


Essence Unveiled Diaries

Thought I’d share with you the ‘behind the scenes’ story of what I’m going through as I ‘re-brand’ and prepare to re-launch Thrivecraft with Maggie Kay this autumn.

Here are my Facebook posts, videos and photos, sharing how it’s been working with Lynda Mangoro who I commissioned to create my new visual designs.

As you can see – it’s all been rather magical!

Thu 21 Jun – summer solstice

Today, summer solstice 12 noon, I ceremonially begin my Essence Unveiled process with artist and designer, Lynda Mangoro.

I’ve commissioned Lynda to support me in birthing the next phase of Thrivecraft with Maggie Kay with ‘branding and design’, but we much prefer to call it unveiling essence!

Lynda sent me a declaration to read aloud and sign whilst burning the candle and incense and wearing a unicorn pendant she chose and provided.

It was simple but surprisingly powerful! Essence Unveiled has begun!

 

Thu 28 Jun – full moon

Set all my crystals out for a full moon bathe last night (after a salt water rinse).

Was called to stay awake until 3am with the moon along with my love Patrick.

Only got the inspiration to wash and set out the crystals out at 2am!

Here’s how I found them this morning…

The next instalment of Essence Unveiled process with Lynda is dreaming into some questions she poses sitting in the sun this afternoon after a magical full moon night.

And opening up to owning the power of my spiritual and magical nature.

Thanks to Carly Hope and Kimberley Jones who have been inspiring me as they more fully own and express their unique gifts.

Essence Unveiled Full Moon Video (gets a bit glitchy a couple of times but be patient, it’ll come back on) click this link –

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Tue 3 Jul – Deep Dive

Wow such a magical day spent with Lynda at the beginning of our Essence Unveiled process (aka brand design in muggle-speak) that Lynda is creating for Thrivecraft with Maggie Kay.

Chatting with tea, flowers, candles, incense, opening the ceremonial space in the Cider House annex, a beautiful view over the garden, guided meditation, sharing my history and vision for the future, seeing around Thrivecraft Home Hub and meeting Patrick, eating delicious lunch, walking to the river, asking the river for a message, exploring meaningful words (and messages from them), a spontaneous blessing / prayer to close, a letting go ritual to complete in the coming days…

That’s how we roll… 😄

So rich and resonant and inspiring – full of promise! Just knew Lynda was the one to help me articulate Thrivecraft for the relaunch this autumn.

And her husband Mike drove her all the way from Sussex and back today, because she felt it was important to tune into my home and energy. Such amazing service. Thank you! 💕

Fri 13 Jul – new moon

Today, Friday 13 on the new moon and eclipse, I’ll be completing my Essence Unveiled explorations with a letting go ceremony.

Lynda spent the day with me 10 days ago to deeply tune in to me so she can create and design the brand images and visual identity that truly communicates who I am and what I offer for my relaunch in September.

Our last exercise was generating a list of things to let go of, as directed by ‘Freedom’ who was speaking through me. Lynda suggested I make a fire and ceremonially burn the list. I didn’t feel ready on the day – knowing some more was to come.

And oh boy did it come!

Part of the list was about needing to be a good girl, to always get it ‘right’ and not upset people – being attached to being approved of and to people pleasing.

Yet the very next day, I inadvertently displeased a close friend and a huge wave of feeling awful about myself tossed me around for a week.

I dreamt about other friends who I’d also inadvertently upset in the past, including an estranged friend I bumped into and spoke to a couple of weeks ago (which is probably what sparked the whole thing off.)

Fortunately, on Wednesday I had a session booked with my excellent coaching buddy and dear friend Terry Brightwater

He helped me see that I’ve been suppressing feelings of being rejected, criticised, judged and disapproved of my whole life as a ‘survival strategy’.

His advice was to just let myself feel all the hurt and pain I’ve been resisting – and that’s exactly what I did – I felt ghastly, but the world did not fall apart and by yesterday it had all washed through me and gone.

What freedom not to have to work so hard to avoid judgement and disapproval!

I’m not sure why my survival strategy is to avoid being judged as I had a very happy, affirming and loving upbringing, but I do know I am super sensitive to criticism and I’ve been saying for a while I’d like to heal and release that.

Perhaps it belongs to a past life. I relate to what Kimberley Jones calls the Witch Wound – fear of persecution for being magical.

Which is interesting because the Essence Unveiled process has revealed that I want to embrace and communicate my magical and spiritual nature and inspiration more explicitly and publicly in my life and work.

I began my Essence Unveiled ceremony on summer solstice, continued the day after charging all my crystals up under the full moon and am completing today.

Friday 13 new moon eclipse seems like the perfect day to ceremonially burn my list of things to let go of.

For me to truly show up and be seen by the global new audience I’m now aiming to reach and serve, I pledge to courageously stand in the truth of who I really am and shine brightly, no matter what people think of me!

Photo taken just after the ceremony – only ashes left in the crucible and wearing my Essence Unveiled unicorn pendant.

 

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Tue 17 July – taking shape

So much magic in my continuing Essence Unveiled (branding and design) process with Lynda.

As she shares images, colours, energetic connections, symbols and ideas from her work with me so far, I’m electrified with inspiration!

Recently we’ve been talking about my Scottishness – nature, ancestors, landscapes – so I sent her this blog with videos of me in Scotland five years ago reclaiming my original name (click link below to view).

Srimati becomes Maggie Kay

 

And then realised I was wearing the same cardi as in the videos, though I’ve rarely worn it since!

Also noticed we have Scottish thistles growing right by our gate here in Cornwall!

Plus I woke with a powerful dream about reclaiming a large community house I’d allowed to become squatted.

Feel there’s a lot of reclaiming Scottishness going on! Sense my ancestors cheering me on!

Can’t wait to reveal the results of Essence Unveiled to you in a few weeks time – I’ll keep you posted!


Exciting new developments

You may wonder why it’s been a bit quiet on here of late, well, it’s because we have been working intensively behind the scenes creating our fabulous new Thrivecraft Academy!

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In September, we’ll be opening applications for our brand new Thrivecraft Take the Leap coaching programme – a fully supported 90 day transformation experience for you and your business that you can join from anywhere in the world.

Also in the autumn, our accredited Thrivecraft Coach training programme will be relaunched having moved onto it’s new platform, specially designed to make your home learning even more streamlined and straightforward.

From early 2019, Thrivecraft Meditation Foundation and accredited Meditation Teacher training courses will follow, with further new programmes to come after that.

To help us with all this, I’m being mentored intensively by coaching business expert, Kenny Goodman.  I have learned from experience how much easier it is to have the right coach or mentor in place to help make the leap.

Plus we have commissioned brand designer Lynda Mangora to create Thrivecraft’s new visual identity over the summer, ready for the big autumn launch.

And I am delighted to announce that Thrivecraft has recruited a fantastic new VA – online business manager, Amy Kneale.  Amy will be handling much of the implementation and technical side of Thriveraft so that I can focus on coaching, course creation and delivery.

Although benefiting from our amazing new online learning platform, Thrivecraft programmes will continue to be led by 1-1 and group coaching – a powerful mix that ensures flexible learning with deep support at every step.

More on all of this coming soon!  Look out for prelaunch news over the summer.  And if  you have any ideas of things you’d like to train in or have specific issues you’d love help with, let us know.  We are creating the future Thrivecraft together.


Diving for Pearls chapter by chapter

I’m thrilled to now be a weekly contributor to Inspired World Magazine

Every Thursday, you can read a chapter from my book, Diving for Pearls: The Wise Woman’s Guide to Finding Love.

And every Thursday lunchtime (GMT), I’ll be reading the same chapter aloud on Facebook Live Video.

Here is the first chapter – Dipping a Toe – about my first taste of meditation and my father’s near death experience.

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Get into Your Meditation Groove

Get Into Your Meditation Groove

A Month of

Step-by-Step Supported Learning

with Maggie Kay

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Certified home study course

with group coaching and support

1 Feb –  1 Mar 2018

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Be

Calm

Happy

Empowered

&

Wise

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 Maggie Kay is one of the UK’s foremost meditation teachers and guides.

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Psychology graduate and former ordained Buddhist,

Maggie has been meditating since she was 19

and teaching, guiding and creating meditation for over 20 years.

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She draws meditations from traditional and modern sources

as well as her own inner and channelled wisdom.

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Upon successful completion, you receive your

IICT accredited

Thrivecraft Meditation Practitioner Certificate

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 Maggie Kay is an IICT member and approved training provider.

She is founder of Thrivecraft, a registered modality

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Qualify to continue to Accredited Thrivecraft Meditation Teacher training

Get into Your Meditation Groove is a pre-requisite (the first module) for

Maggie Kay’s meditation teacher training course

Click for details of accredited Meditation Teachers course

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Course Contents

Calm

Week 1.  Mindfulness

What is meditation, introduction to practitioner course, posture for meditation, what is mindfulness, mindfulness of breathing meditation explained, guided mindfulness of breathing practice.

Happy

Week 2.  Loving Kindness

Q&A on mindfulness, higher consciousness with meditation, loving kindness meditation explained, guided loving kindness practice.

Empowered

Week 3.  Manifestation

Q&A on loving kindness, hinderances to meditation, antidotes to hinderances, principles of manifestation, Ah/Om manifestation meditation explained, guided Ah/Om manifestation practice.

Wise

Week 4.  Inner Wisdom

Q&A on Ah/Om manifestation, what is inner wisdom, Ask Your Inner Wisdom meditation explained, guided Ask Your Inner Wisdom practice, where to go from here.

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In this video extract from Meditation Practitioners course, below,

Maggie Kay describes the benefits of meditation.

(And also goes on to talk about the inner wisdom meditation)

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 For more info email Maggie at

maggie@maggiekaywisdom.com

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New Meditation Teacher Training

Thrivecraft Meditation Teacher

Accredited Training Course

With Maggie Kay

For health, well-being & care professionals,

therapists, coaches and trainers.

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Course Info

1. Mindfulness of Breathing

2. Development of Loving Kindness

3. Ask Your Inner Wisdom

4. Ah/Om Manifestation

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 Professional insurable qualification – IICT accredited – graduation certificate

Maggie Kay is an IICT member and approved training provider www.iict.co.uk

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 Any questions or want to talk it through?

email Maggie at

maggie@maggiekaywisdom.com

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Loving Kindness 1

 

Thorough and practical supervision and training

in meditation teaching

includes homework and teaching practice,

group support,

supervision and mentoring.

Principles   *   Technique   *   Preparation   *   Practice

 Maggie Kay introduces the teacher training course.

Programme (12 weeks)

Module One

Thrivecraft Meditation Practitioner Certificate – personal practice

Module Two:

Accredited Thrivecraft Meditation Teacher Training – teaching practice

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 Any questions or want to talk it through?

email Maggie at

maggie@maggiekaywisdom.com

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