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Giving and Receiving

Giving and Receiving

“The value of a man is in what he gives and not in what he is capable of receiving” – Einstein I had an epiphany today; one of the biggest obstacles to happiness and success, whether it be in life, relationships or business, is that people in general are more than willing to receive but … Continue reading

Sitting in the garden of LIFE

Sitting in the garden of LIFE

When was the last time you took a few minutes to simply sit? Can you remember the last time you peacefully observed nature, life and the subtle beauty surrounding you? As I quietly slip away from the frantic practice that most people call “productive life”, I simply sit. I bask in the sun lounging on … Continue reading

A new paradigm for personal development

A new paradigm for personal development

We, people, suffer from a common problem, ever so present in this day and age of scientific, technological and material evolution. We forget to work on our own personal evolution, we are so busy with everything outside of ourselves; iphones, computers, cars, houses, bank accounts, diplomas and degrees, retirement funds, vacations in the south etc. … Continue reading

You are a “work in progress”

You are a “work in progress”

A recent facebook status update by community architect and co-creative coach Laurie A. Wheeler (see her website here) lead me to ponder the nuance of viewing yourself and your life as a “work in progress”. I realize that many of us are blinded by the romantic idea that success, happiness and purpose are just around … Continue reading