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September 17, 2016 event

Cave Creek, AZ- CloudNine Marketing and Durga Ranch estate announce their Autumn Healing Retreat on September 17, 2016. This is an all-ages event. Vegetarian lunch, drinks, gift bags, silent auction, yoga and meditation are included, from 10am to 4pm. Tickets $79 are on sale now at Buy one get the second one half price.

The Autumn Healing Retreat is a one day healthy getaway event. Key speakers and presenters include Bobi Seredich talking on Emotional Intelligence, Rudy Dragone on Bioidentical Hormone Replacement Therapy, Dr. Patricia Hernthorn on how to keep a youthful spine and Mary Bruce on deep relaxation with Yoga Nidra.

For more information on this and other Autumn Healing Retreats, please visit call 480-419-1799. Keep up-to-date with Autumn Healing Retreats by following the latest news on

About Durga Ranch

This private 12.5 acre gated Estate is just five minutes from Old Town Cave Creek, it has and exquisite setting with breath taking views.  It was

built by a lord of London and is set on an equine environment.

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Yoga Nidra Instructors

Mary Bruce

mary bruce yoga nidraMary Bruce is an internationally beloved yoga teacher and educator who creates sacred space and presence for her students. Mary is a torch bearer. A beacon of light. A rare guide that is breaking the mold of the modern climate of yoga. Her teachings light us up and help us manifest our deepest desires.

Through a deep connection with each of her students, Mary expresses and teaches in a way that has been described as “pouring the goddess” straight from her mouth. She has an organic, poetic language for her teachings so students find their own inner truth of yoga and living. By being gifted with the ability to be both rooted and wild, gentle and fierce, joyful and deep, Mary’s teaching style integrates all energies so students can truly intersect light and shadow, the god and goddess. Her gentle and calming attention help her students find comfort in the moments of discomfort and to build confidence while challenging the edges of their self limitations.

John Vosler

john vosler yoga nidra​John Vosler has had a passion for teaching how our thoughts and emotions affect our bodies. He has a degree in Human Development and certifications in multiple healing modalities, including an E-RYT-500 certification from Yoga Alliance. As a senior teacher at theAmrit Yoga Institute, he speaks internationally on the profound healing benefits of the ancient meditation practice of Yoga Nidra.

John has a successful holistic health practice in Los Angeles. He has worked with executives, athletes, celebrities, moms and other professionals attracted to John’s unique combination of intuitive awareness, understanding of the mind/body/spirit connection and expansive knowledge of physiology and the science of meditation. His infectious humor and compassionate heart make growth a joy filled experience.

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Gabriel Logan Braun

gabriel logan braun healingGabriel Logan Braun is a sound healer, musician and life coach who rediscovered his unique purpose and gifts through spiritual study and extensive travel. Gabriel has been offering his healing work to individuals and groups for the last 9 years. As a sound healer and musician, he uses loop pedals, his voice, wind instruments, crystal bowls, percussion, harmonium and guitar to create a unique experience for people to celebrate the human spirit and deeply connect with themselves. Gabriel is deeply committed to helping others awaken to their own innate gifts and inner knowledge, and inspiring others to rediscover their connection to the sacredness of life.



Contact: Trina Becksted Brings Their Quantum Consciousness Conference to Sedona, AZ November 6-8 2015

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IMG_1397(Sedona, AZ) We live in a time where energy medicine is at the forefront of many health providers and practitioners’ minds. Given the facts that our bodies are electrical it stands to reason we would respond well to positively charging our energy bodies with proper frequencies to ward off disease, prolong aging and reverse it. With nearly two-thirds of Americans tethered to handheld devices for 10 or more hours each day along with exposure from other EMF omitting equipment like microwaves, HD TV’s and computers, we need to reboot ourselves to maintain maximum moods, performance sleep patterns and more. Quantum Life has download app solutions where you can turn your cell phone into a self-healing device. Using their app “health on the go” you can.

According to Karen Williams MSS, DNM, LCPH, HMA, Founder and CEO of Quantum Life “We wanted to create a tool where people can be co-creative with their innate energetic healing source where all the innate ability to heal resides. Our products are healing tools that correctly read imbalances in the body and properly provide alignment.

Karen and her Quantum Life Team will be hosting a Quantum Consciousness conference November 6th-8th, 2015 in Sedona, AZ. This conference “will empower you to fine tune your health and wellness because we are in a constant state of aligning and tuning.”

Karen is a licensed homeopath and holistic health care practitioner. She is passionate about the benefits of complementary and alternative medicine and is dedicated to creating more ‘health’ in the world.

During her studies in the UK as a homeopath, she began working with Bioenergetic Technology in 1994 after witnessing the fantastic benefits that this technology offers. She brings 13 years in business, 9 years as a successful entrepreneur, to her commitment and belief in giving people more effective healthcare choices. Quantum-Life continuously searches for innovative technologies that can maximize the benefits of energetic medicine.

“We provide our clients with information and access to the best, state-of-the-art equipment and software for use in their complementary health practices.” –Karen Williams, Founder of Quantum-Life

The event takes place at the Sedona Creative Life Center: 333 Schnebly Hill Road, Sedona, Arizona 86336 on Friday November 6- Sunday November 8 this year. Admission is $195 for individuals $295 for couples for early birds till 10/23/15. Attendees will be able to meet quantum energy practitioners who will advise them on self- healing to balance their health and well-being.

For more information visit The company is headquartered in Santa Barbara, CA. Call for more information and to register at: 877-711-3233

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(Scottsdale AZ) CloudNine Marketing, Inc. is about to launch their latest online venture This newly created website is the collaboration of an Arizona State University’s (ASU) Computer Science team. This is known as their Capstone project.

The site is slated to be completed by early December 2105. According to Trina Becksted, Publisher of this new site and President of CloudNine Marketing. Inc. “we have positioned ourselves as a premier Holistic Marketing and PR firm for holistic and green clients since 1997, when we first launched. We created Holistic Healing News and it sister Directory 7 years ago as guaranteed points of media presence for clients in this natural medical industry AND as a way for visitors to our sites to gain valuable information on natural, integrative healing. This information includes modalities to heal the emotional and energetic/spiritual body as well.

Visitors to the current sites find articles, recipes, free downloads on the latest in cancer prevention and treatments, yoga, films and entertainment along with men and women’s natural healing. Their newest site will have a directory of practitioners, spas, resorts, yoga studios, wellness centers and other energy medical healers who can register for free when the site is complete. Visitors will be able to gain valuable self care information and purchase products and events at a discount.

The site will be complete with a state of the art CRM, SEO and E Commerce platforms for a robust online health offering.


NutreaLife offers the future of health benefits now with the debut of its new

tele-health, wellness and discount benefits plans with an “app” for easy access.


ROCKVILLE, MD…  NutreaLife, a health products and services company, announced the debut of its new tele-health benefit and discount plans designed to empower patients with unprecedented access, affordability and control over their own healthcare choices. Integrating MDLive medical service portals powered by “Healthiest You,” a Web-based host of tele-health services, NutreaLife now offers some of the most comprehensive discounts and benefits available, at the lowest prices in the market today.

“Our goal is to streamline the way patients receive and manage their healthcare and, at the same time, make high-quality care affordable,” said NutreaLife CEO, Edward Joseph Eyring, M.D. “We took care to examine the big picture of healthcare from a holistic point of view. We vetted a number of tele-health providers to ensure our members would receive the best services available. We are thrilled about working with Healthiest You.”

With a number of tele-health providers entering the market, Healthiest You is unique in that it provides one of the least expensive monthly tele-health plans to allow unlimited online or phone consultations with a Board-certified US physician, any time, day or night, at no extra charge.

It is also one of the only tele-health services to allow members to select a local physician of their choice. Members can search for, review and select physicians in their states with free online access to the Healthiest You database, which is updated in real-time daily. Insured members can also filter searches to include only authorized providers so they can remain “in-network.” These features are especially advantageous when an in-person follow-up with a tele-health doctor is necessary.

The database also enables members to search pharmacies in their area to find the lowest prices on their prescriptions. Additionally, searches for the best prices on laboratory tests, radiology exams and medical procedures produce results relevant to both insured and uninsured members.

Secure online medical record storage is another unique benefit. NutreaLife members can upload medical records into their own confidential accounts and access their own information on demand as long as they are members.  With extra security measures built into the system, members can control who has permission to access these records.

“Our benefits place the power into the patient’s control, explained Dr. Eyring. “We believe high-quality, personalized care and preventive support should be affordable and accessible to everyone, whether they are currently insured or not.”

If “an ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure,” NutreaLife benefits hold a lot of weight. NutreaLife members are entitled to free preventive care and wellness options including health assessments, wellness coaching and steep discounts on NutreaLife’s nutritional supplements and homeopathic remedies.

NutreaLife membership is among the most affordable with monthly plans starting at $11. Members that don’t already have an insurance-issued prescription plan can receive discounts from 10% to 80% on prescriptions at most major pharmacies. All members get exclusive discounts on NutreaLife’s health supplements and other services. In addition to saving money, members save time. All services are accessible by telephone, computer or any digital device with access to the internet, which cuts out travel time.

“We are especially excited about Healthiest You’s new mobile app that will further simplify health management for our members,” said Dr. Eyring. Designed to enhance the user’s experience, the free “app” makes the online benefits accessible “on-the-go” from internet-ready mobile smart devices. App features include a pharmacy locater, prescription price comparisons, mobile access to search tools and automatic “push” alerts that inform members detected waiting in an emergency room that they have an option to speak with a tele-health physician.

“We envision NutreaLife as an equal-opportunity advocate for healthy lifestyle choices. With easy access to affordable, quality health benefits from the privacy and convenience of your own home,” Dr. Eyring concluded.

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(Cave Creek, AZ) CloudNine Marketing, Inc. is bringing a number of health and wellness experts for a daylong learning and experiential healing retreat at Rancho Manana Resort in Cave Creek, Arizona. The retreat will include resident and out-of-state experts discussing integrative and alternative health. Topics will address chronic ailments and include guided meditations, yoga and emotional, spiritual health.

At 9 AM Harumi Maejima of HarumiYoga+ will open with a crystal bowl sound healing, followed by a brief meditation and gentle Hatha yoga. Harumi has spent a decade engaged in daily practice and many hours in intense, silent meditation in temples and monasteries. She has completed 500 Elite hours of teacher’s trainings in Hatha yoga and Kripalu Yoga. Her instruction reflects the synthesis of all she has learned from these practices of inner awareness and conscious physical alignment.

At 10 AM Rudy Dragone, R.PH. of Clark’s Compounding Pharmacy will next to talk about Bioidentical Hormone Replacement Therapy (BHRT) and how it helps rejuvenate aging. The key to a robust glow is in healthy thyroids and correct hormonal flow. Rudy has worked years as a pharmacist in New York and in Phoenix. He is an internationally acknowledged pioneer in the study and use of hormone replacement therapy for women.

At 11 AM Dr Patricia Henthorn of Balance and Motion Chiropractic
will speak on how to keep the spine healthy and aligned while helping to prevent disease. She graduated from Palmer College of Chiropractic West in 1996. Henthorn is the chiropractic coordinator for the Phoenix chapter of Flying Samaritans, a member of the Arizona Chiropractic Society, and the ICA’s Council on Wellness Science. A Q&A will be held after her talk.

At 12 Noon Lunch there will be a break to experience various healing modalities by exhibitors with lunch and live music on site. A silent auction will be held to benefit Justa Center, a day resource center for homeless elders in downtown Phoenix.

At 1 PM Dr. Jake Psenka NMD of Longevity Medical Center will then speak of his holistic approach to alleviate those with severe allergies and their symptoms. Dr. Psenka is a frequent lecturer and member of the American Association of Naturopathic Physicians. He has held numerous conferences on topics including integrative cancer therapy and allergy immunotherapy. Psenka’s integrative approach to allergies has made him one of the top naturopathic physicians in the country.

At 2 PM Dr. Thomas Lodi, founder of An Oasis of Healing will speak of the homeopathic methods he helped pioneer to cure patients with cancer. With a mix of raw vegetable dieting, therapy, and spiritual healing, Dr. Thomas Lodi pioneered what has now become the definitive route for those unsatisfied with the traditional cancer treatment system. He now takes his teachings and practices overseas to spread his homeopathic oncology internationally.

At 3 pm the final presenter Eugene Alliende LMFT, transpersonal psychologist, will be the final presenter. Alliende is an author and therapist who infuses quantum science, shamanic practices self-exploratory tools and with traditional counseling. He guides people as they delve into the deepest and darkest parts of their psyches to uncover their greatness and realize their own healing powers. Following his discussion will be a book signing for his latest publication, Dimensions of Being: An Explorer’s Guide to Consciousness.

Ticket are $35 for the full day and $20 for a half day. Rancho Manana Spa and Resort is located at 5720 E Rancho Manana Blvd, Cave Creek, AZ 85331. Seating is limited at this intimate gathering. Call 480/419.1799 or visit to reserve a space.


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                                                                                    Trina Becksted 480/419.1799



(Scottsdale, AZ) 7 Centers Yoga Arts is hosting two mini yoga retreats July  11-14 and August 1 – 4.  They include daily yoga, meditation and hiking. Harumi Maejima and Mally Paquette are the instructors.

The retreats offer an environment to explore a variety of transformational tools and integrative practices  for greater health and well-being. All accommodations included for three nights and four days at Sky Ranch Lodge for some of Sedona’s best views. All Ayurvedic breakfasts and lunches are included in the fee of $950 per person.

About Harumi Maejima: Owner/Director HarumiYoga+

Harumi spent a decade engaged in daily practice in mindfulness and many hours at intense silent meditation retreats in temples and monasteries in USA and Japan. She began her yoga training at Kripalu  and received E-RYT 500 hours (Experienced Registered yoga teacher with more then 2,000 hours of teaching experience)

She has hundreds of hours of classes, workshops, & teacher trainings in Yin Yoga, Prana Flow.  Harumi is a certified Phoenix Rising Yoga Therapist. Her instruction reflects the synthesis of all she has learned from these practices of inner awareness and conscious physical alignment with powerful heart-centered, meditative aspects of Kripalu Yoga.

About Mally Paquette : Mally has been involved with fitness for over 35 years. Her career began as a USPTA tennis professional and then progressed into marathons and fitness training. Returning to an original passion of yoga, Mally re-certified her yoga expanding into Hatha, Ashtanga and Kundalini. She recently received her 500 hour Certificate from 7 Centers with a Yoga therapy emphasis.

For more information and a schedule of retreat, see or call (928) 203-4400.




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(Scottsdale, AZ) Dean R. Silver, M.D. a leading cardiologist for 30+ years is developing a new state of the art age rejuvenation and chronic disease wellness center called, The Silver Institute for Life Extension.

The Institute will provide a blend of traditional and alternative modalities using the latest in international technologies with proven track records. The emphasis is based on patient centered, personalized genomic and toxic evaluation to optimize each person’s biochemical individuality.

Most of the diseases facing the U.S. are chronic, based on our aging population. Unfortunately there are no systems in place to meet this demand. Alzheimer’s, cancer, diabetes, heart disease and obesity are all chronic diseases of aging.

These diseases are present for years before they become clinically evident.

The Silver Institute for Life Extension Medicine will optimize each patient’s genetic expression to help them live a long, disease free life. More information can be seen here:  “The aim is to remain mentally and physically vibrant through our entire life” says Dr. Silver who cured himself of lymphoma cancer and heart disease using many of the treatments he uses in his practice.

The Institute is dedicated to disease prevention, early detection and reversal of age related diseases. It will become the new model for healthcare in this century.  Baby boomers have looked at the traditional medical paradigm and are not happy, it is costly and ineffective.  Silver Institute will focus on peer reviewed worldwide modalities to slow the aging process.  Each patient will receive a detailed written “plan for life”.  All testing with interpretations, dietary, exercise, nutritional and medication needs will be presented in a patient friendly format.

A sampling of chronic complex diseases Dr Silver treats include:

cancer, autoimmune, heart disease, neurological disease, chronic fatigue, fibromyalgia, Lyme, HIV, fungus, pain, gastrointestinal, liver, pulmonary, hormonal imbalance, chemical sensitivities and detoxification.

Dr. Silver is a staff physician at the Scottsdale Healthcare Hospital System.  For more information and educational videos visit or call 480/860.2030 to schedule an appointment.   Their new location after June 16, is at 7420 East Pinnacle Peak Rd. Suite 126 Scottsdale, AZ 85255.




Contact: Trina Becksted 480/419.1799


5/25/14 for Immediate Release 

(Scottsdale AZ)  Dr. John Demartini is considered one of the world’s leading authorities on human behavior and leadership development. He’s been featured in film documentaries such as The Secret, The Opus and Oh My God alongside Ringo Star, Seal and Hugh Jackman.  He’s shared the stage with some of the world’s most influential speakers like Sir Richard Branson, Wayne Dyer, Deepak Chopra and Donald Trump.   He’s been interviewed on CNN, The Early Show and written about in the Wall Street Journal and international magazines like Shape, Leadership, Success, Prestige, Entrepreneur and O (Oprah).


Enlighten up with Dr John Demartini at the Power Networking Luncheon Series and New Vision Center for Spiritual Living June 12th.   He will speak on the topic of his new book The Values Factor: the Secret to Creating an Inspired and Fulfilling Life, according to Demartini,  “When we have unrealistic expectations to live outside our true and highest values we experience self-depreciation as a feedback reminder to be authentic. Your life can shift immediately by simply identifying and embracing your true values!”


1)    Power Networking Luncheon Series

Date/Time: Thursday, June 12th, 2014 from 12:00pm to 1:30pm

Location: Terrior Wine Pub at Indian Bend and Scottsdale Rod

7001 N Scottsdale Rd #157, Scottsdale, AZ 85253 (480) 922-3470

Cost: $20 includes lunch

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2.)   New Vision Center

Date/Time: Thursday June 12, 2014 Registration: 7:00 pm, Talk: 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm (including Q&A). Book signing to follow

Location:  New Vision Center for Spiritual Living
18010 N. Tatum Blvd.
Phoenix, Arizona 85032
602.787.8888 :

Cost: $25

Attendees will learn how to achieve success by:

  • Letting go of fantasies and celebrating reality in relationships
  • Awakening their genius and allowing themselves to become capable of learning at remarkable rates
  • Discovering fulfillment in their jobs
  • Recognizing wealth-building opportunities and discovering hidden assets
  • Overcoming the seven fears and expanding influence About Dr. John Demartini


In addition Demartini will be at the Ritz Carlton Hotel on Camelback for his transformational signature Breakthrough Experience weekend June 14-15th. For more information see

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It’s time to play ball! Join us for soccer, solar and sustainability on April 12 from 8 a.m. to 9 p.m. at the bi-continental Earth Day Soccer Classic and Earth Day Celebration featuring an all-day soccer tournament, solar cookout, live entertainment, hands-on activities, demonstrations and a chance to give back.

For those of you who have been following this story, you know that Green Living magazine is teaming up with Arizona State University’s School of Sustainability, Sun Devil Fitness and Tempe Sister Cities to bring you a soccer tournament that highlights the philanthropic work of Royal Philips and One World Futbol.

We hope all of you soccer enthusiasts have signed up to play that day (if you are reading this in early April, there is still time) and that you sustainability enthusiasts will be there as we celebrate renewable energy victories in Africa (specifically Ghana) and Arizona, Earth Day and pioneers in sustainable business.

We caught up with some of the players including a team of ASU MasterCard Foundation Scholars and a PhD student from Ghana. The ASU MasterCard Foundation Scholarship program awards students from Sub-Saharan Africa who come from the poorest communities and demonstrate exceptional leadership and academic talent. These students have served their communities and schools and have committed to return to Africa after attending ASU to further their positive impact.



One of these students, Ngoni Mugwisi from Zimbabwe, is particularly excited to play in the tournament, recalling his transformational experience playing street soccer as a young boy. “Playing soccer was an integral part of my upbringing. From a young age I was playing with my friends on the dusty streets of Mkoba, in my hometown, Gweru. That contributed a lot to my personal development. Soccer is a team sport that enhances communication and quick decision making while promoting friendly competition.”

Ngoni added, “Most kids in my country still play street soccer regularly…there isn’t much video gaming to talk about. However, although they do not lack in talent or passion, these kids do not have access to actual soccer balls. They usually resort to making balls out of plastic, paper or cloth that is piled together into a roughly spherical shape. Playing in the Earth Day Soccer Classic provides hope to change this situation since funds from the tournament can be used to provide African communities with long-term and durable soccer balls. There is no limit to the great soccer talent that can be discovered on African streets, and by playing in this tournament I feel that I am contributing to nurturing that talent.”


Top row from left to right: Nokwanda Ramathero, Jossel Disengi Nkunzi, Joan Kwamboka, Ngoni Mugwisi, Mariama Salifu. Bottom row: Ernest Nkansah-Dwamena. Photo by Nora Kuby.

One World Futbol knows all too well the power that soccer can have on youth in Africa and of their struggle to find a decent ball with which to play. That is why their mission is to bring nearly indestructible balls to deserving youth. The Earth Day Soccer Classic will use One World Futbols in the tournament and will have a fundraising web page where you can purchase a ball for $40, with a second ball going to Africa, or you can just buy a ball to be sent to Africa for $25.

Ernest Nkansah-Dwamena, a PhD student from Ghana, echoed Ngoni’s enthusiasm, saying, “There is no greater excitement than showcasing my beloved country Ghana at the forefront of soccer and I just can’t be prouder than being a part of making this happen.” Ernest continued, “This is also an opportunity to reinforce ASU’s School of Sustainability goals of building a community with a sense of belonging, a community where ideas are created and shared together and a community that believes in the future.”



Mariama Salifu, one of the MasterCard Scholars, is from Ghana. The day before the Earth Day Soccer Classic in Tempe, Mariama’s brother Shafic Osman will be coordinating a soccer tournament with his soccer league, Top Ten Football Academy, in Accra, Ghana, on one of Royal Philips’ Community Light Centers fields.

Local soccer player, Nora Kuby, is thrilled to have a team playing in the tournament. “There is a poetic beauty in supporting clean energy as well as helping our friends in Ghana, all while playing the world’s favorite sport. Soccer brings people together, and as a participant in the tournament, I love knowing that not only am I making new friends and having a wonderful time myself, but that I am a part of something bigger and more important than the tournament itself.”

In addition to the soccer games at the event, we will also host a solar oven cookout, brought to us by the Community Christian Church and Arizona Interfaith Power & Light. Join us to taste the renewable goodness of a solar -cooked quesadilla, among other savory solar samples.


We will be collecting electronic waste, also known as e-waste, to help you with spring de-cluttering. So if it has a plug or battery and is sitting in your junk drawer, attic, garage, storage unit, and/or is obsolete or broken, bring it with you. We also will be offering document shredding.

Remember, this event is an all-day tournament. It is highly suggested you bring reusable water bottles (there will be water stations), sun protection, and a chair or blanket so you can relax and watch several games.

Concessions will be sold by Tempe Sister Cities with the goal to donate funds to Tempe’s Sister City, Timbuktu, Mali, a large African nation north of Ghana, which has gone through trying times in recent years. Local businesses and community groups will also be at the Earth Day Soccer Classic showing off their sustainability initiatives. Plans are underway to have additional entertainment such as African or hip-hop dancers and a community art project led by local environmental artist, Joan Baron.

The event kicks off at 8 a.m. and continues all day until the end of the championship game at 9 p.m. We look forward to seeing you, your friends and family there! Happy Earth Month!

And a great day of activities, entertainment and soccer is our GOAL!