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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 –

Full moon video 

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!


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

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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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Diving for Pearls Now Available

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My new book  Diving for Pearls: The Wise Woman’s Guide to Finding Love

is now published!

Book and e-book available from Amazon, click here:

Buy Now on Amazon

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Dive For Your Pearls

This book is part true love story and part how-to guide. In these pages, I take you with me on the spiritual adventure of my life and share how I eventually found what I was longing for – deep trust in my own inner wisdom and a true love, soul mate and life partner that can meet me on all levels. Along with the story, I share the insights and learning that lit the way for me with the hope that this will also help illuminate your path of love and wisdom.

My quest for wisdom began when I was a child, trying to figure out if church had the answers to life’s big questions. Continuing by studying psychology at university, I was profoundly affected by the death of my father and discovered the practice of meditation. For nearly two decades thereafter, I trained for and became an ordained Buddhist.

But wisdom wasn’t enough. Although denying it for many years, deep down I also ached to be properly partnered by a soul mate – a true love that shared every aspect of my life. A series of experiences finally brought me to fulfill that destiny and the ensuing spiritual renaissance resulted in the resigning of my ordination and the founding of Thrivecraft – an inspirational coaching practice providing a universal path of love and wisdom for all.

Echoing my own journey, the first half of Pearls is about inner wisdom. Along with this part of my story, I share tips and teachings on meditation, mindfulness and intuition so that you too can tune in to your own natural inner wisdom.

The second half focuses on finding true love and includes my ‘Get Ready For Love’ step-by-step guide. I also describe how inner wisdom continues to serve a deepening relationship once you’ve met a partner (or, indeed, reveals when it is time to move on).

It is my dear wish that you will be inspired by my story and tips, transported by a special ‘Ask Your Inner Wisdom’ meditation I have created and recapture your natural entitlement to be completely guided and supported in all that you do. Go ahead and find the kind of love and wisdom that you so desire and so deserve. Dive for your pearls – they are right here and they are all yours.

Maggie Kay

 

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Maggie talk about Diving for Pearls


Train as a Thrivecraft Coach

Applications are now open to train with me as an accredited Thrivecraft Coach.

Full training in how to make a great living helping others attain the life of their dreams.

Email me at maggie@maggiekaywisdom.com

to arrange your free Discovery Session to explore if this is the course for you.

Full details here Thrivecraft Coach training with Maggie Kay


Say Yes to Abundance Workshop

Say Yes to Abundance

Opening the flow of money and prosperity

 Sat 17 / Sun 18  June 2017

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An inspiring and powerful weekend workshop to

* Discover your unique soul-path to money and prosperity

*  Clear away habitual worries, doubts and feelings of lack

* Fully appreciate your true worth, natural gifts and attractiveness

* Create inspiring, soulful ideas and plans and easy-going action

*  Learn and practice potent magnetising and manifestation techniques

* Share wisdom & support with the soul-centered Thrivecraft tribe

Click for video testimonials

 This workshop has been specially created to help you

make a shift in consciousness and allow

an abundance of money and prosperity to flow into your life,

to generate enthusiasm, ideas and plans to take action

with an authentic heart and fulfilled soul!

Magnetise Love.  Boost your prosperity.

Attract good fortune.  Create synchronicity.

Feel free and joyful.


Thrivecraft Coach Training – applications now open

Accredited Thrivecraft

Coach Training

with Maggie Kay

Become an IICT accredited

Thrivecraft Life Coach

New training programme

October 2017 – June 2018

Is Thrivecraft Coach training for you? 

*  Train and qualify as an accredited Thrivecraft Coach

*  Acquire powerful tools to make a difference in the world

*  Receive business training to succeed in your coaching practice

Thrivecraft is Maggie Kay’s unique blend

of life, business and spiritual coaching.

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Thrivecraft is a registered modality

and approved as a training provider by the

International Institute of Complimentary Therapists (IICT).

The IICT accredits Thrivecraft coach training and

meditation teacher courses, allowing graduates to become

members of the IICT and acquire professional insurance.

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Click Accredited by the IICT to find out more

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Apply Now

For more info and / or application

email maggie@maggiekaywisdom.com

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maggie-kay-9090-web Message from Maggie Kay

“I am thrilled to have been running the Thrivecraft Coach training programme since 2013 – the tenth anniversary of my Coaching Practice, Thrivecraft.

The vision to foster a community of  Thrivecraft Associates and train a team of accredited Thrivecraft Coaches has been been there right from the beginning.  And here we are, all these years later, passing on our special formula of Thrivecraft skills and resources.

During our programme, I’ll be sharing over thirty years worth of training, skills and experience and teaching you everything I have.”

final-low-res-badge-logo Calling inspired change makers

Coaches. Therapists. Practitioners. Trainers. Consultants.

Educators. Care professionals. Community & charity workers.

Social entrepreneurs. Ethical business people. Eco entrepreneurs.

Media creators. Artists. Musicians. Performers.

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Apply Now

For more info and/or application pack,

email: maggie@maggiekaywisdom.com

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Thrivecraft Coach Training Programme

October 2017 – June 2018

Oct / Nov / Dec     Module 1: Life Coaching Essentials – Skills, Tools and Guidelines

Oct 14-15:  Set Your Life Free – complete life coaching process – workshop (& video)

Nov 12:    Training and tutorial day – life coaching skills and coaching practice

Dec 10:     Training and tutorial day – life coaching skills and coaching practice

Home study (videos) of workshop – Essential Life Coaching Skills including EFT and NLP

Home study of Maggie Kay’s Newcastle College Life Coaching certified course

Home study of 10+ video extracts featuring Maggie’s teachings at previous tutorials

Personal mentoring session 1 (on personal study) with Maggie Kay

Jan / Feb / Mar    Module 2: Putting Thrivecraft into Practice – Case studies

Jan 21:      Training and tutorial day – preparing for case studies and coaching practice

Feb 18:    Training and tutorial day – case studies and coaching practice

Mar 17-18:  Soulful Marketing – branding, marketing and pricing workshop

Home study of Maggie Kay’s Do-Be-Do (ILM) Business Coaching certified course

Home study of 10+ video extracts featuring Maggie’s teachings at previous tutorials

Case studies:   3 x case studies consisting of 6 x 1.5 hour sessions.  Keep records.

Personal mentoring session 2 (on business plans) with Maggie Kay

Apr / May / Jun    Module 3: Becoming a Thrivecraft Coach – Completion and graduation

Apr 15:   Training and tutorial day – coaching supervision and assessment

May 20:  Training and tutorial day – coaching supervision and assessment

Jun 16-17:  Say Yes to Abundance workshop with graduation ceremony

Complete study, case studies & business planning.

Submit written assignment and completion statement.

Personal mentoring session 3 (on training completion) with Maggie Kay

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Apply Now

For more info and / or application pack

email maggie@maggiekaywisdom.com

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The accredited Thrivecraft Coach training includes the following workshops:

Set Your Life Free

Complete Life Coaching Process

 An inspiring, powerful and warm-hearted workshop

to refresh your life and set it in a new direction.

REVIEW your current life situations and relationships

CONNECT with your true purpose and ideal life

MELT AWAY doubts and obstacles

CREATE a do-able onward plan

ACTIVATE your magic

A complete Life Coaching programme in weekend format.

As well as standard Life Coaching processes, this uplifting and inspiring weekend will be laced with powerful teachings and meditations that bring magic into your everyday life.

With a mixture of interactive practical exercises, talks and guided contemplation, there will be opportunities to ask questions and give your comments along the way.

And there will be plenty of time to connect with other participants – typically a high quality group of open minded, friendly people.

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Soulful Marketing

Brand, Price and Market Your Coaching Practice

Attract Ideal Clients With Ease

* GAIN a stronger sense of who you are, your true purpose,

and the unique gifts you have to offer the world.

* LEARN the magical art of how to magnetise

your ideal clients, customers, investors and collaborators.

   * CLAIM your true self and do what you love.

* CREATE prosperity with authenticity and grace.

* ATTRACT opportunities, synchronicity and flow.

Guided by Maggie & harnessing the visionary input of the group,

you will develop a clear sense of your next steps

towards greater creative expression, prosperity and fulfillment.

Thrivecraft combines spiritual intelligence with practical know-how

to activate a rewarding shift in your life and business.

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Say Yes to Abundance

Opening the Flow of Money and Prosperity

 An inspiring, powerful and warm-hearted workshop to

* DISCOVER your unique soul-path to prosperity

*  CLEAR AWAY habitual money worry and crippling doubts

*LIBERATE your natural gifts and appreciate your true worth

* CREATE inspiring, soulful money-making ideas and plans

*  FIRE-UP your enthusiasm and set yourself into joyful action

This workshop has been specially created to help you make a shift in consciousness and allow abundance to flow into your life.

To generate enthusiasm, ideas and plans to take action with an authentic heart and fulfilled soul.

Boost your income.  Grow your business.  Up-level your prosprity.

Attract good fortune.  Create synchronicity.

Feel free and joyful.

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Study video of workshop

Thrivecraft Coaching Skills

Including NLP and EFT

With Maggie Kay

and Thrivecraft Associates

Elisabeth Stirling (NLP)

and Bill Tucker (EFT)

Life and Business Coaching skills for professionals, teachers, educators, coaches, therapists, business people and for personal, relationships and home life.

Maggie Kay is founder of Maggie Kay Wisdom and Thrivecraft.

 www.maggiekaywisdom.com

Elisabeth Stirling is a NLP Master Practitioner and voice coach

www.elisabethstirlingNLP.com

Bill Tucker is an expert Practitioner in EFT and German New Medicine

www.eftandmatrix.com

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Apply Now

For more info and / or application pack

email maggie@maggiekaywisdom.com

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Breaking Through Self Doubt

Going well then suddenly stopped in your tracks by an attack of self doubt?  You are not alone!

And it could well be a sign that you are on the point of breaking through to a new level.

Here’s how to find clarity and confidence again…


Diving for Pearls Now Available

Order your advance-publication signed copy NOW!

My new book  Diving for Pearls: The Wise Woman’s Guide to Finding Love

is being published on the 29th September 2017.

There are a limited number of advance-publication signed copies

now available directly from me.

Price (inc post)

UK – £15

Outside UK – £18

Your copy will be posted 1st Class from UK

within 3 days of payment being received.

Buy Now

Buy your copy of Diving for Pearls here

via Paypal (click below)

BUY NOW – UK- £15

BUY NOW – non UK – £18

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Dive For Your Pearls

This book is part true love story and part how-to guide. In these pages, I take you with me on the spiritual adventure of my life and share how I eventually found what I was longing for – deep trust in my own inner wisdom and a true love, soul mate and life partner that can meet me on all levels. Along with the story, I share the insights and learning that lit the way for me with the hope that this will also help illuminate your path of love and wisdom.

My quest for wisdom began when I was a child, trying to figure out if church had the answers to life’s big questions. Continuing by studying psychology at university, I was profoundly affected by the death of my father and discovered the practice of meditation. For nearly two decades thereafter, I trained for and became an ordained Buddhist.

But wisdom wasn’t enough. Although denying it for many years, deep down I also ached to be properly partnered by a soul mate – a true love that shared every aspect of my life. A series of experiences finally brought me to fulfill that destiny and the ensuing spiritual renaissance resulted in the resigning of my ordination and the founding of Thrivecraft – an inspirational coaching practice providing a universal path of love and wisdom for all.

Echoing my own journey, the first half of Pearls is about inner wisdom. Along with this part of my story, I share tips and teachings on meditation, mindfulness and intuition so that you too can tune in to your own natural inner wisdom.

The second half focuses on finding true love and includes my ‘Get Ready For Love’ step-by-step guide. I also describe how inner wisdom continues to serve a deepening relationship once you’ve met a partner (or, indeed, reveals when it is time to move on).

It is my dear wish that you will be inspired by my story and tips, transported by a special ‘Ask Your Inner Wisdom’ meditation I have created and recapture your natural entitlement to be completely guided and supported in all that you do. Go ahead and find the kind of love and wisdom that you so desire and so deserve. Dive for your pearls – they are right here and they are all yours.

Maggie Kay