There has been a great misunderstanding. A widespread idea of "The Good Life". Here it is, the Old Paradigm, the Great Misunderstanding: In order to be happy and live a good life I need to have a lot of money, social status, travel all around the world, eat exotic foods, have a lot of expensive … Continue reading The Great Misunderstanding
Are we ready for Mass Migration? https://news.nationalgeographic.com/2018/03/climate-migrants-report-world-bank-spd/ What would it look like if 143 million hungry people would enter Europe tomorrow? *** I would say we are not ready... in many ways. We have experienced not being ready in situations as the Calais Refugee camp, Lesbos and many more. These are places where people are … Continue reading How are We Preparing for Mass Migration?
I took my health for granted until I lost it. I lost my health when I was about 17. I started randomly waking up in the morning with itchy and burning swellings on my face and body. Had no idea what it was about. Doctors had no answers. But they tried to treat it with … Continue reading Pre Industrial “Health hacks”
So, here's the deal... Human beings are amazing... We have capacities for creativity, strength, joy, presence, health, focus, deep connection and much, much more. But in the same way that a muscle shrinks or grows according to our level of engagement, so do our human capacities shrink and grow according to our level of engagement. … Continue reading Holistic Engagement (Further Explained)
There are 2 kinds of businesses I hold worthy of support: Based on the two essential moral principles of Human Rights & Nature Rights. 1. EMPOWERING HUMAN RIGHTS, SELF-RELIANCE & COMMUNITY HEALTH Companies which are Supporting & Empowering peoples' wellbeing & self-sufficiency (ability to meet their needs while preserving good health) * Secure Access to … Continue reading Causes worthy of Support
"Making things is a vital means of self-expression, self-realization, and self-help that sparks the mind, touches the soul, and rejuvenates the spirit." - Craftfulness: Mend Yourself by Making Things by Rosemary Davidson *** I think we, human beings, have a long history of making a lot of the things we need in everyday life. Clothes, shoes, … Continue reading Born to Create
What to focus on in the different seasons: Spring: * Pollen * Sap * Buds * Flowers * Leaves Summer: * Summer Berries * Flowers * Leaves * Wood Care * Rebuilding Autumn: * Mushrooms * Preserving food for winter * Autumn Berries Winter: * Staying warm & dry * Hand crafts *** If you've … Continue reading Rural & Wildlife Seasons
“There is no greatness where there is no simplicity, goodness & truth.” - Leo Tolstoy Where are we heading? And how can we prepare ourselves to thrive in the future of humanity? My feeling is that we are really starting to wake up collectively. Global awareness and the connectivity of everything is still pretty new … Continue reading 5 Keys to Flourish in Nation Humanity
What change do you want to see in the world? More compassion? Community? Truth? Peace? More sustainability? I have a challenge for you... Be that... Bring that... Bring that to every interaction. Bring compassion. Bring truth. Bring peace. Bring hope. Bring integrity... Bring courage... Do we need to complicate things? You can choose... Today you … Continue reading Be The Change
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