Tag Archives: Meditation

Art Maker: Leslie Cerier | Photographer, organic chef

Thursday, December 15, 2016; Daily Hampshire Gazette by Kathleen Mellen

Shutesbury photographer and organic cookbook author Leslie Cerier’s grandmother painted copies of Impressionist paintings by Monet, Degas, Renoir and Cezanne.

“Her apartment on the beach was decorated with her beautiful artwork,” Cerier says, “ and those paintings live inside of me.”

Like the Impressionists, Cerier says, she’s passionate about light, water and landscapes.

“My photography is a reflection of the peaceful energy I find in the woods. Living in the moment, I capture beauty as I click the shutter.” Continue reading

The Contemplative Feast

Coconut Curry Lentil Soup

Saturday, January 28, 2017, 11AM- 2PM; Near Amherst, MA; Join mother-daughter team Leslie Cerier & Michelle Huber

Are you craving nourishment? A space to slow down your busy life and get in touch with yourself? Do you hear about the benefits of meditation but need support in practicing it? Are you feeling disconnected from your body? Are you looking for a space to join in community and celebrate the local harvest? Continue reading

The Contemplative Feast

Organic Gluten-Free Vegetarian Sweet potato chili

Saturday November 5th; 10:15-1:00PM; Near Amherst, MA

Are you craving nourishment? A space to slow down your busy life and get in touch with yourself? Do you hear about the benefits of meditation but need support in practicing it? Are you feeling detached from your body? Are you looking for a space to join in community and celebrate the local harvest?

CONTEMPLATIVE FEAST with mother-daughter team Leslie Cerier & Michelle Huber Half-day workshop: $40 early registration by Oct. 28th, $50 after that date Continue reading

Rekindling your Inner Fire

Rekindling your Inner Fire

A Day of Self Care

With Leslie Cerier, Nini Melvin, Rebecca Shwartz

February 10, 10:30AM – 4:30PM Shutesbury, MA

Winter is a time of deep rest, nourishment and profound rejuvenation. Gathering our inner resources, we get in touch with our power; our potential; our true essence.

  •  Learn about the water element in Chinese Medicine.
  • Embody, balance and restore through meditative movements and self- shiatsu.
  • Hands On vegetarian gluten free cooking to nourish ourselves with food from earth and sea.
  • Discover the energetics and science behind foods to eat during wintertime. Food as natural medicine.

 Come find your Inner Spark and emerge toward the brightening light

 February 10, 10:30AM – 4:30PM Cost is $125.00 Includes gourmet lunch!

 For more Info, call 413-259-1695 or email leslie@lesliecerier.com

To register, please send your check to

Leslie Cerier, 58 Schoolhouse Road, Amherst, MA 01002

Please also include your phone # and email with your check. Thank-you!

Or register securely online with PayPal by clicking the button below.

Credit cards accepted also on the phone! Call 413-259-1695 or email leslie@lesliecerier.com

 

     Leslie Cerier, “The Organic Gourmet” is a chef, teaching culinary nutrition and hands-on vegetarian cooking nationwide using local,  seasonal, and organic foods. She has written many cookbooks, and is a national authority on gluten-free cooking and baking. www.lesliecerier.com

 

 

Nini Melvin teaches shiatsu and five element, meridian movement. She has a private practice here in Massachusetts. www.PresenTouch.com

 

 

 

Rebecca Shwartz is a naturopathic physician and five element acupuncturist.  She has private practices in Northampton, Massachusetts and Brattleboro, VT.  www.DrRebeccaShwartz.com