IS GREEN PART OF THE DREAM?

LIVING LIGHTLY ON THE PLANET IS ESSENTIAL TO ALL OUR WELLBEING. Overconsumption, greed and the prevailing belief that we can go on taking resources from the planet and trashing ecosystems and the environment is destroying our world. Fast. Anyone who wants to have a dream life which includes peace of mind and loving kindness to…

IT’S NOT ABOUT THE MONEY, HONEY

A lot of people are struggling to live authentic, enjoyable and meaningful lives. Maybe you’re one of them. It’s the norm in a culture which fetishes money… People stuck on the CORPORATE TREADMILL….BUT TERRIFIED TO GET OFF…. People on a LOW INCOME WHO SEE NO POSSIBILITY OF IMPROVING THEIR LIFESTYLES Then there’s the ‘boomer‘ generation…MANY…

5 EASY WAYS TO GET INTO FLOW

You don’t need to be a zen master or yogic mystic to experience flow. It’s a natural part of life, but it’s easy to miss unless you’re paying attention. This means appreciating what we do have rather than always wanting more. After a holiday weekend spent (it seemed) largely reading crime novels, eating and petting…

LIVING THE DREAM…OR SLEEPWALKING THROUGH LIFE?

MOSTLY OUR LIVES REMAIN BLISSFULLY UNTOUCHED BY THE TRAGEDIES WE SEE IN THE NEWS… It’s something to be grateful for. Then something unexpected happens… Yesterday at the hiking group, I heard that an acquaintance’s husband had been in the Malaysian Airlines MH17 plane which had come down in the Ukraine. Journalists from the the UK’s…

How much cash is enough?

One of the reasons I started this blog was because I realised how stuck many people are on a treadmill. Working to buy stuff or experiences to make them happy because their work life is so humdrum.  Dreaming of holidays. Adventures, where they can be themselves and have fun. Being creative, finding some kind of…