How to Build Community…

This is the How to Build Community poster that is often found on classroom walls and office doors.  It is a great list of simple things you can do now to build community.  Worth the read, trust me. Turn off your TV Leave your house Know your neighbors Look up when you are walking GreetContinue reading “How to Build Community…”

Inspiring V*I*D*E*O: Awakening to the world

This beautiful video of a baby’s first bath is a small miracle. Moving from a warm, safe, gentle world of mom into a completely new world filled with new sounds, sights, smells, sensations is beautifully depicted here. Watching this felt a bit like meditation to me. Awareness at it’s finest, the baby is displaying aContinue reading “Inspiring V*I*D*E*O: Awakening to the world”

The Small Miracles

I have always been a lover of quotes, and this was taken in New York City’s Central Park a few years back during a Thanksgiving visit with a dear friend. It was my first time to the city, so Central Park was a must-see sight. The park is sprinkled with lovely benches with dedication plaques.Continue reading “The Small Miracles”

28 Brilliant Tips for Living Life

I love lists, and here is  a great one of 28 brilliant tips for living life compiled by Leo Babauta , of the great blog Zenhabits.  He asked  his followers on Twitter: “What’s your best tip that has made life better/easier?” Good stuff, and especially relevant during this time of year. The greatest gift you can give yourself is to live brilliantly both forContinue reading “28 Brilliant Tips for Living Life”

Wash Your Bowl

This lovely post I am sharing with you comes from Leo Babauta’s mnmlist.com who also writes  Zenhabits, which I love. Not only does he offer simple advice on how less is more in life, but his material is uncopyrighted.  Love it! So, read, learn, be inspired, share, reconnect and repeat.  Thanks for reading. mnmlist: WASH YOUR BOWLContinue reading “Wash Your Bowl”

The Ten Rules for Being Human

Rule One – You will receive a body. You may love it or hate it, but it will be yours for the duration of your life on Earth. Rule Two – You will be presented with lessons. You are enrolled in a full-time informal school called “life”. Each day in this school you will haveContinue reading “The Ten Rules for Being Human”

60 Tips for a Stunningly Great Life

“We are all here for some special reason. Stop being a prisoner of your past. Become the architect of your  future.”     –Robin Sharma This is a great list  from Robin Sharma (author of  The Monk who sold his Ferrari) that is beautifully simple but rings so much truth. If we all could putContinue reading “60 Tips for a Stunningly Great Life”