Blue fabric in folds and ripples
11/13/2017
Life is difficult to discern. The mix of wonder and suffering is confusing. And there is so much put upon us, shaping our thinking and experiences. It’s hard to know where the outside influence... read more
Wooden art doll with its head squeezed in a vise.
10/23/2017
“Optimism is the faith that leads to achievement.” ~ Helen Keller How optimistic are you? Are you a glass half-full or glass half-empty kind of person? When you wake up in the morning... read more
Couple laying on floor surrounded by piles of moving boxes.
10/09/2017
“Improved productivity means less human sweat, not more.”  ~Henry Ford So many productivity “secrets” seem to create MORE work, not less. We spend countless hours looking for ways to keep... read more
Man holding hands over his ears because of noise.
10/03/2017
Hush Now When we’re unconscious or not as aware as we can be, our ego will typically try to grab control of any process we’re working on. Sometimes that serves us, but most times it doesn’t—... read more
09/27/2017
Flowers are lovely memories of the good times...and you'll probably never get them again. Ever.
09/27/2017
Grab onto the Thankfulness Train and cop an attitude of gratitude!
Unhappy girls looking at herself in hand mirror.
09/22/2017
She is loud and will be heard. She is so abusive, yet I listen and hang on her every word. She reminds me of my insecurities. She tells me I’m unloved, unacceptable, lazy, worthless.... read more
09/20/2017
Happiness is a warm puppy, but not a warm brewski. Finding happiness...and a mixer...at the 7-11 on the corner.
Two children smiling and peeking out from behind leaves and bushes
09/18/2017
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Let’s face it, we have lost certain skills because of high-tech machines and cheap services that do things we hate to do. Today, quite a few adults out there have childlike handwriting. They even... read more

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Blue fabric in folds and ripples
11/13/2017
Life is difficult to discern. The mix of wonder and suffering is confusing. And there is so much put upon us, shaping our thinking and experiences. It’s hard to know where the outside influence... read more
Wooden art doll with its head squeezed in a vise.
10/23/2017
“Optimism is the faith that leads to achievement.” ~ Helen Keller How optimistic are you? Are you a glass half-full or glass half-empty kind of person? When you wake up in the morning... read more
Couple laying on floor surrounded by piles of moving boxes.
10/09/2017
“Improved productivity means less human sweat, not more.”  ~Henry Ford So many productivity “secrets” seem to create MORE work, not less. We spend countless hours looking for ways to keep... read more
Man holding hands over his ears because of noise.
10/03/2017
Hush Now When we’re unconscious or not as aware as we can be, our ego will typically try to grab control of any process we’re working on. Sometimes that serves us, but most times it doesn’t—... read more
Unhappy girls looking at herself in hand mirror.
09/22/2017
She is loud and will be heard. She is so abusive, yet I listen and hang on her every word. She reminds me of my insecurities. She tells me I’m unloved, unacceptable, lazy, worthless.... read more
Two children smiling and peeking out from behind leaves and bushes
09/18/2017
Anonymous (not verified)
Let’s face it, we have lost certain skills because of high-tech machines and cheap services that do things we hate to do. Today, quite a few adults out there have childlike handwriting. They even... read more
Graphic of golden grand piano on hazy beach.
08/24/2017
...To Soothe the Savage Beast... We’ve been playing music since the Paleolithic Era, 40,000 years ago. Music as therapy has been documented since at least biblical times. The first music therapy... read more
A mulch path through sunlit green woods
08/21/2017
“There is no path to happiness: happiness is the path.”  ~the Buddha How much of your life are you deferring to a perfect future day? The Buddha reminds us that every step, every... read more
Old wooden direction sign pointing two ways: DREAM and VISION on grass path.
08/13/2017
In the grand play of will and happenstance that comprises a life, periods of malaise are bound to take hold.  These times, while disconcerting, provide a fertile proving ground for cultivating a... read more

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09/27/2017
Flowers are lovely memories of the good times...and you'll probably never get them again. Ever.
09/27/2017
Grab onto the Thankfulness Train and cop an attitude of gratitude!
09/20/2017
Happiness is a warm puppy, but not a warm brewski. Finding happiness...and a mixer...at the 7-11 on the corner.
07/24/2017
What cords bind YOU? (The ones at the Sprint store that keep the phones attached to the display do not count) Being tethered is a real bummer for the freedom seeker.
07/24/2017
A mantra needn't be lengthy to pack power. Tiny but mighty are some touchstone words like today's special message: Breathe! Take some time out and BREATHE today. Just don't do it in the back of... read more
07/12/2017
It only takes a moment to give profound peace away. This one's short and sweet and just straight up BLISS. LIKE A FART BOMB OF LOVE! 
07/12/2017
We are feisty, we are hot, and we are hungry! SOMEBODY TAKE US ON A DATE! ...and pay for food...and drinks...and drive there...and home...and maybe bring a gift...
07/12/2017
Burn Baby, Burn! Today we explore more magic from the power pyre and Betsy continues to fixate on Scotch tape.
06/26/2017
Just get on with it, already! We continue to explore scotch tape and burning stuff. Through these weird moments of tension we find BLISS.

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