Why Eating Vegetarian Makes Sense for You – And the Planet

Why Eating Vegetarian Makes Sense for You – And the Planet

Today it’s no secret that eating a plant based diet can radically alter the course of your life, but what can be a secret is how much NOT EATING a plant based diet is effecting the planet we live on. Imagine 20 years ago, when we realized how unhealthy smoking clearly was, but there was still a debate about how that affected the rest of us. We may be approaching a time in history where we see our food choices in this very new light –...

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365 Day Challenge – Day 2 (Humble Pie)

365 Day Challenge – Day 2 (Humble Pie)

Today started off horrible. I found out in the  middle of the night really that my low bank balance was zeroed out. So my weekly trip to see my kids has to be pushed back.  So does a Vipassana retreat I got a last minute invite too (although I should not have gone b/c of my Norwegian UDI appeal in motion, thus as I say in the video when it uploads..about to fall asleep while it does..zzzz) BUT I was able to swing things around. Bummed mood...

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365 Days – How Can a Life Change in One Year

365 Days – How Can a Life Change in One Year

“The reason birds can fly and we can’t is simply because they have perfect faith, for to have faith is to have wings.” ― J.M. Barrie, The Little White Bird These blogs can’t be super long, or the entire concept would be impossible. After part of my Workaway duties were done, which is walking these amazing dogs an hour up the mountain, I was struck by the notion I needed to write more, and to write more consistently. While...

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I Am Not Alone – The Force is Real (Lessons from Abroad)

I Am Not Alone – The Force is Real (Lessons from Abroad)

I am Not Alone… My journey since late summer has been filled with such a variety of emotions, experiences, awareness shifts, and more… I am not sure where to begin this blog but I think it’s okay to say the Universe was sending out a nudge and it’s not unlike many experiences since August. Timely, and spot on. A subtle nudge came in to put some words to this song, and a sweet gesture of someone observing the journey with...

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To My Soul Daughter (A Letter on her 8th Birthday)

To My Soul Daughter (A Letter on her 8th Birthday)

To My Soul Daughter   I like to imagine you and your brother reading these blogs deep into the future and a father’s insights as a reflection of how far everyone has come in life. They have been honest observations about you and your brother, my hopes about the world we live in, and over the years since we started this site  I’ve shared my own journey about becoming a man – the bumps, bruises, and growth along the way. I hope...

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