contemplations

SUNRISE, SUNSET: Inspirational ways to offer gratitude to the sun

SUNRISE, SUNSET: Inspirational ways to offer gratitude to the sun

The following excerpts are from Kim Weiss’ book Sunrise, Sunset: 52 Weeks of Awe & Gratitude, a book filled with contemplations...
November 4, 2014 × 0 comments

essays

MY LUCKY STARS: A heart-warming tale of canine companionship

MY LUCKY STARS: A heart-warming tale of canine companionship

The following article is an excerpt from My Dog, My Friend: Heart-Warming Tales of Canine Companionship from Celebrities and Other...
November 3, 2014 × 0 comments

music reviews

PUTALITTLEMORELOVEINTHEWORLD: Songs about authenticity, peace and connectedness [music review]

PUTALITTLEMORELOVEINTHEWORLD: Songs about authenticity, peace and connectedness [music review]

PUTALITTLEMORELOVEINTHEWORLD:Songs about authenticity, peace and connectedness Bob Sima [ CD Baby, 2014 ] Bob Sima’s latest album...
November 1, 2014 × 0 comments

sustainable business

OPEN TO REINVENTION: The simplicity of spirit in a seemingly complex world  

OPEN TO REINVENTION: The simplicity of spirit in a seemingly complex world  

Recently, I spoke with a man who is a successful business consultant, one who turns around unhealthy businesses. He told me how he...
October 27, 2014 × 0 comments

performing arts

ACTING FOR SELF-REFLECTION: Q&A with actor and mindfulness practitioner Binh Doan

ACTING FOR SELF-REFLECTION: Q&A with actor and mindfulness practitioner Binh Doan

There’s a lot more going on in acting than you might think. Just ask French actor and Plum Village mindfulness practitioner Binh...
October 24, 2014 × 0 comments

spiritual practices

OWN YOUR ANIMAL: Find your power animal to guide yourself to greater expression

OWN YOUR ANIMAL: Find your power animal to guide yourself to greater expression

We believe that we are separate from our animal guides. Our perceived separation from power animals is a reflection of how we think...
October 22, 2014 × 0 comments

contemplations

THE GRATITUDE CHALLENGE: What are you thankful for today?

THE GRATITUDE CHALLENGE: What are you thankful for today?

On my Facebook news feed a couple of months ago, I started seeing posts in which people I knew were expressing their gratitude in...
October 20, 2014 × 0 comments

spiritual practices

CREATING RITUAL: 7 easy steps to make 2015 your best year yet

CREATING RITUAL: 7 easy steps to make 2015 your best year yet

The following article is excerpted from Your Hidden Riches – Unleashing the Power of Ritual to Create a Life of Meaning. Do...
October 14, 2014 × 0 comments

alternative education

WHATEVER: How capitalism stops us from learning

WHATEVER: How capitalism stops us from learning

The classic dilemma of mainstream liberal educational systems today is “how do you get students to care?” There are libraries...
October 13, 2014 × 0 comments