Posts tagged with Holistic Living
April 22, 2014 - Good Health and Optimism from a Cookie?
When was the last time you cracked open a fortune cookie? Those little slips of paper, filled with uplifting, motivational messages, always seem to brighten our days. Snippets of inspiration such as “you will be sharing great news with all those you love”, “be patient – success is near” or “happiness awaits you” get posted [...]
December 4, 2013 - Genes and Physical Attraction
During the summer my apple trees, with their sweet droppings all about the orchard, produce an enormous population of fruit flies. Apart from being occasionally annoying and making a bit of noise, they would not be a topic to capture one’s attention. At least I never thought so, until I read a fascinating study about [...]
November 9, 2013 - Being Happy with Who We Are
With such a strong emphasis on achievement, accumulation and recognition in our society, it can become easy to be discouraged or disappointed with who or what we perceive ourselves to be, especially in how we stack up in the “pecking order” with those around us. Being happy with ourselves is a choice that each of [...]