September 2017

Sticks & Stones May Break Bones, But Words Can Hurt Us Too

By | 2017-09-15T10:00:28+00:00 September 15th, 2017|blog, Buddhism, Empower Me, Featured, The Renegade Buddhist|

I don't know why we have these issues with Right Speech, or with Buddhist Ethics in general. It seems like most of us would rather skip that part of Buddhism to get to the, "Good stuff." But Right Speech, Right Action, and Right Livelihood are the good stuff. When it comes to practicality and utility, [...]

How to Love without Fear? You Fake it till You Make It, Man.

By | 2017-09-14T07:43:32+00:00 September 14th, 2017|blog, Buddhism, Empower Me, Featured, Relationships|

Love makes us kind, but sometimes the effect doesn't follow the cause. Sometimes the effect precedes the cause (Far out, man). Sometimes cats walk backwards, the head following the tail. Sometimes, if you smile for a minute, you start to feel happy.   By Lee Glazier   So, I was enjoying an herbal [...]

Living in the Now Because Today is All We Know for Sure

By | 2017-09-05T07:41:58+00:00 September 5th, 2017|blog, Empower Me, Family & Parenting, Featured, Wellness|

I’ve learned that life happens, and it happens big sometimes, like in the births and the weddings. Yet, it also happens small---in the tea parties, and fort making and homemade play doh. Life happens in the middle of the night when you're dancing with the one you love barefoot in your living room. [...]

August 2017