mind-spirit

DREAMFULLY AWAKE: The gift of learning through dreaming

DREAMFULLY AWAKE: The gift of learning through dreaming

Two nights ago, the night of 29/30 December 2015, I had an astoundingly clear dream. I woke up remembering each detail with absolute...
January 3, 2016 × 1 comment

green living

SAVING MOTHER EARTH: Earthships provide the ultimate in sustainable living

SAVING MOTHER EARTH: Earthships provide the ultimate in sustainable living

I think the first time I stumbled across the concept of Earthships was in my Facebook feed, and I was immediately intrigued. I...
January 2, 2016 × 0 comments

sustainable economics

GLOBAL INCLUSION: Mobile phones drive growth in developing economies

GLOBAL INCLUSION: Mobile phones drive growth in developing economies

If you’re reading this, you probably don’t even think twice about your mobile phone anymore. You probably felt like it was...
December 31, 2015 × 0 comments

peacemaking

FOCUS ON CONNECTION: How to heal the seeds of terrorism

FOCUS ON CONNECTION: How to heal the seeds of terrorism

Terrorism begins with people who feel a profound sense of anger, hurt, loss and isolation (a lone shooter; individuals who are...
December 30, 2015 × 1 comment

nutrition

THE JOY OF HALF A COOKIE: 9 principles that’ll help you eat mindfully

THE JOY OF HALF A COOKIE: 9 principles that’ll help you eat mindfully

Excerpted from The Joy of Half a Cookie: Using Mindfulness to Lose Weight and End the Struggle with Food, in which Jean Kristeller,...
December 29, 2015 × 0 comments

fiction

THE ELEVENTH HOUR: The real Santa Claus and his message

THE ELEVENTH HOUR: The real Santa Claus and his message

It was the eleventh hour before the clock struck midnight. I was fast asleep, but woke up to the sound of wood creaking in the...
December 24, 2015 × 2 comments

contemplations

A LOVE LETTER: I wrote this for you.

A LOVE LETTER: I wrote this for you.

First of all, let me start by telling you that you, whoever you are and wherever you are, are loved. Right now. You are loved...
December 21, 2015 × 9 comments

quotations

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PATIENCE QUOTES: 30 quotes to help you wait just a little bit longer

Rivers know this: there is no hurry. We shall get there some day. – A. Milne Trees that are slow to grow bear the best...
December 20, 2015 × 0 comments

quotations

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SMILE QUOTES: 35 humorous quotes to brighten your day

A woman’s mind is cleaner than a man’s: She changes it more often. – Oliver Herford Two things are infinite: the...
December 17, 2015 × 0 comments