Monthly Archives: July 2011

Reiki for Two

healing and energy

Up until recently I had heard of Reiki, but hadn’t actually known what it was, so when an advertisement for a Reiki session dropped into my email inbox a few weeks ago, my curiosity got the better of me and I jumped at the opportunity to find out.
I booked a session for Chay and I…

Boldness has Genius

“What you can do or dream you can do, begin it; boldness has genius, power, and magic in it.”
— Johann von Goethe

Helping to Create an Army of Teachers

teacher others to help

We all know that great piece of wisdom about helping others:
“Give a man a fish and he eats for a day, but teach a man how to fish and he eats for a lifetime”
This has always been one of my favorite philosophies and then a few weeks ago my wife and I attended a talk…

Checking in on where you are at – Revisiting your Goals


Six full months of the year have now passed and if you haven’t done so already, this is a great time to review your progress to the goals you set at the beginning the year. Earlier I shared How I Set Goals and How I Keep on Track with My Goals.
I regularly look through my…

Life is not to be taken too seriously….

We should consider every day lost on which we have not danced at least once. And we should call every truth false which was not accompanied by at least one laugh. ~ Friedrich Nietzsche

Planting Karmic Seeds with Geshe Michael Roach

A couple of weeks ago, Chay, and I had the pleasure of attending two back to back evening speeches by Geshe Michael Roach, a Buddhist monk, renowned speaker and the author of the Diamond Cutter as well as several other notable books. An American by birth, Geshe Roach is special amongst Buddhists in that he…