Posts Tagged ‘attention’

How to Meditate Without Actually Meditating

Thursday, June 19th, 2014
how to meditate without meditation

Get the benefits of meditation without actually having to sit and meditate.


How to Be Seen and Heard: Look and Listen

Wednesday, February 20th, 2013
Hot Spring Vents 4

We all want to be seen and heard, but it can be just as healing to look and listen to someone else.


A Little More Conversation, A Little Less Action

Wednesday, June 29th, 2011

In Myrtle Beach, South Carolina, we came face to face with our society’s obsession with entertainment. It wasn’t Hollywood stars or pop icons hounding our dollars, but entertainment of the “tourist attraction” variety. Everywhere we turned we were promised family fun by the tons. I had been given a media pass by the CVB, a [...]


How Quality Over Quantity Can Make You Happier

Wednesday, January 19th, 2011

I am not a minimalist. I run a shopping blog, I can’t seem to stop buying shoes, and I have two dining room tables and two china cabinets in my home. Granted, I’m working on getting rid of dang near everything I own, but that’s mainly because I want to be able to travel full [...]


Hear Thee, Hear Thee

Thursday, March 27th, 2008

A few nights ago, I collapsed into bed at the end of a three day tourist marathon. I was exhausted. And possibly… maybe… a tiny bit irritable. I felt the black hand of death my husband’s warm touch on my back. “I love you,” he hissed. “Have you lost your fucking mind?” I bolted up [...]