Common Ground

Day 323 "Never underestimate the power of dreams and the influence of the human spirit. We are all the same in this notion: The potential for greatness lives within each of us." - Wilma Rudolph Believing that human beings are different because of geography, creed, culture or what have you, is a big fat myth. We …

In Remembrance

Day 316 "As we express our gratitude, we must never forget that the highest appreciation is not to utter words, but to live by them.” - John Fitzgerald Kennedy Today’s Food For Thought Friday series is In Remembrance of all those who have served, who fought for freedom, and for the sacrifices they made. In Canada and …

Breathe Into Love

Day 309 “The success of Yoga does not lie in the ability to perform postures but in how it positively changes the way we live our life and our relationships.” - T.K.V. Desikachar Focusing on the breath is the most important aspect of yoga. No matter which type of yoga you practice, learning to control and direct …

Chiaroscuro

Day 288 "All the darkness of the world cannot extinguish the light of a single candle, yet one candle can illuminate all the darkness." - Jewish Hanukah Prayer It's Food For Thought Friday, and today's daily prompt is candle. When I saw that I thought I would easily be able to find an inspiring passage or poem to …

Rear View

Day 274 “Happiness comes from within. It is not dependent on external things or on other people. You become vulnerable and can be easily hurt when your feelings of security and happiness depend on the behavior and actions of other people. Never give your power to anyone else.” - Brian L. Weiss Today marks the completion …

Come Alive

Day 267 “Don’t ask what the world needs. Ask what makes you come alive, and go do it. Because what the world needs is people who have come alive.” – Howard Thurman I came across this thought-provoking post by Angel Chernoff, but at the end of her post, she says to 'go forth and be the change …