If you’ve got four minutes, I’d love to give you a timelapse tour of all of the most visually stunning places California has to offer, filmed over four years, from coastline to mountains to deserts, from cities to agriculture to national parks. California from Hal Bergman on Vimeo.Read more "California Love"
“We live in an incredibly busy world. Our pace of life is often frantic, our minds are always busy, and we’re always doing something,” says Andy Puddicombe at the TEDSalon London Fall 2012. “The sad fact is that we’re so distracted that we are no longer present in the world in which we live. We miss […]Read more "“The Present Moment is So Underrated.”"
Click here to learn how to be Massively Grateful via Ali Schiller and Live Weal.Read more "Be massively grateful today!"
Out of all of the places I have been and lived, there is one room, that to me, is magic. I laid on my mat tonight at the end of yoga class and kind of laughed to myself about how many serious moments I have had in this particular room (Studio One @ Yoga Tropics) […]Read more "No matter what version of myself walks in, I always walk out as me."
Kyrgyzstan: An unexpected accident with Life… By Doug Smith Life is not your heart beating or your lungs breathing, those are just physical norms we all experience and a necessity of life. Life is how we live our lives, attitudes we carry, choices we make, and the time we spend, those are what is precious. […]Read more "A story about life."
I feel so lucky that work has allowed me opportunities in my life to do my favorite thing in the world … travel, learn about new cultures, and most importantly, connect with new people. These experiences always come with an incredible side effect, connecting with myself. Travel is magic. I have spent the last week in […]Read more "My favorite thing to do in the world."
Wow 2011 … you were a crazy one. With little time for reflection the first half of the year (and no time in 2010), it’s been nice to finally settle a little and figure out exactly what I have learned and realize who I am after the experiences of the last year, actually the last […]Read more "“I promise you, not a day goes by without a real moment of gratitude …”"
“Each day I am thankful for nights that turned into mornings, friends that turned into family, dreams that turned into reality, and likes that turned into love.” Happy Thanksgiving! ♥Read more "each day I am thankful for."
Gratitude. (Originally posted March 15, 2011 / New Delhi, India) Well, it’s time … My adventure in India will soon be coming to an end and I seriously can’t believe it’s time to go home. I am facing this fact with many mixed emotions as you can imagine, especially because I use the word “home” loosely … […]Read more "a week of thanks … flashback."
To take for granted: to expect something to be available all the time and forget that you are lucky to have it. Gratitude, thankfulness, gratefulness, or appreciation is a feeling, emotion or attitude in acknowledgment of a benefit that one has received or will receive. *John F. KennedyRead more "“As we express our gratitude, we must never forget that the highest appreciation is not to utter words, but to live by them.”*"