Monthly Archives: October 2012

Transformed by Beauty

On Saturday, August 18th – our last day in Rome, we went to the Vatican museum. We saw the timeless works of Raphael, da Vinci, Rodin and of course, Michelangelo. We took the time to appreciate the experience of standing … Continue reading

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The Person Who Inspires Me Most

Who inspires you? Of all the great personalities in history and of all the people you have met in your life, who has inspired you the most? Whose words and actions, style and manner have influenced you in the most … Continue reading

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Who Inspires You?

We are inspired by the actions and words of great leaders, such as Lincoln who said, “Don’t worry when you are not recognized but strive to be worthy of recognition”, Gandhi, “Be the change you want to see in the … Continue reading

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Why We Need To Be Inspired

We all need a little inspiration at different points in our lives – to lift us up from routine, help us meet life’s challenges and push us towards our potential. Inspiration can give us vision – opening windows to new … Continue reading

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Four Mind-Changers

Dr. Roger Walsh’s book, Essential Spirituality is filled with practical exercises from the world’s religions “to cultivate kindness, love, joy, peace, vision, wisdom and generosity.” One exercise to foster wisdom is to reflect on the four “mind-changers” fundamental to Tibetan … Continue reading

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Spirituality: Essential for Health

Ten years ago, my mom gave me what would be her last birthday present to me. Written by psychiatrist, Dr. Roger Walsh, the book, “Essential Spirituality” brings together the shared wisdom of the world’s religions. Dr. Walsh’s work could serve … Continue reading

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October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month

October is Breast Cancer Awareness month.  So here are some facts about this disease. The average woman has a 1 in 11 risk of developing breast cancer before age 75. Although the risk rises with age, breast cancer can be … Continue reading

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