What if pleasure was your default setting?

Upcoming Events

January 10th, Wednesday 7-8:15 p.m. EST
January 22nd, Monday 7 - 9 p.m. EST

“Madeline offers a safe space to explore what it is that blocks our capacity to live in pleasure. She supports us to recognize our unhealthy associations with pleasure, so we can finally open up to that which provides real power, serenity and love.”

Benoît Cazabon, author, professor, and coach

Feature Video

Recent Posts

Nov 22, 2017

A Deeper Breathe – from Constriction to Expansion

Do you take time in your day to notice your breathing? When you do, what do you notice? Is there ease and flow there, or does it feel effortful, tight or constricted? If you keep your focus there for a few minutes – what changes? What’s different? Read more >

Nov 07, 2017

What is the story you’re telling about pleasure?

Don’t you love a good story? Stories fascinate us and we remember them. From the beginning of time stories are how we imbed what’s significant into our collective psyche. The best stories are archetypal – universal. We all recognise the drama being played out – adventures and risks of the hero/heroine’s journey to overcome limitations; to seek the Holy Grail. I think partly we love these stories because we’re all carrying such a story inside of us: it’s the story we tell about ourselves and what we believe about life. Read more >

Oct 25, 2017

Let’s Adore One Another Now!

I’m preparing to give a talk to the volunteers with Hospice Ottawa on the theme of pleasure and sexuality at end of life. I know some things about death. I have been a part of a few care teams when friends have died. Almost 20 years ago, I supported my teenage daughter in her passing. This past year in the poetry school I participate in, we worked with the theme of death. These experiences have helped me get closer to the reality of my own mortality. Read more >