Yearly Archives: 2014

  • Technology: Are We Too Connected?

    There are many who say we are too connected via our smart phones and social media sites. Months ago I was inclined to agree. Technology like smart phones, iPads, and iPods are like brand new toys so..

  • What is Happiness to You?

    “Happiness is more than a mood. It’s a long-lasting state that is more accurately called well-being.” Deepak Chopra I read a brilliant article recently by Deepak Chopra about how to stop being sad. He warns against using..

  • Alegria


    “Alegria: jubilation, merriment, cheerfulness, joy; much happiness” The other morning I awoke with a few bars of music in my head. I “listened” for a while, trying to identify the song. When I realized it was from..

  • Can You Have Too Many Passions?

    Today we welcome Eddy Thakur to lead the discussion on the porch!  He has some interesting thoughts on the number of passions a person can have; can you have too many? This should be an interesting discussion!..

  • How Do You Deal With Fear?

    How Do You Deal With Fear?

    We all experience fear from time to time and its no wonder that we do. It’s as if the world tries to make us afraid. The news media regularly reminds us we have plenty to fear. In..