Strong Woman – Empowering Feminine Energy

A woman’s sense of compassion and inner voice demonstrates the depth of her strength.

A woman’s sense of compassion and inner voice demonstrates the depth of her strength.

So often in our world we tend to think of strength as a quality that arises from a place of firm determination and a will to succeed no matter the cost. Even though we might want to think of a strong woman as being defined in this way, what really makes a woman confident is her capacity for listening to her true self and being able to call upon her feminine wisdom to any situation that may arise. A woman does not need to step into an assertive role or act like a man in order to be effective at what she does—she simply needs to get in touch with her insight and sense of compassion to truly demonstrate the depth of her strength. Continue reading “Strong Woman – Empowering Feminine Energy”

The Importance of Being Happy

Look for happiness: Wherever you go, whatever you do, look for the positive, the bright side, the opportunity for growth in awareness, understanding and allowing yourself to grow and and develop.

“Happiness cannot come from without. It must come from within. It is no what we see and touch or that which others do for us which makes us happy; it is that which we think and feel and do, first for the other fellow and then for ourselves.” Helen Keller

Happiness is a hot topic in today’s hustle and bustle world where everyone is looking for instant gratification. Top Three Tips for Happiness

1 Look for happiness: Wherever you go, whatever you do, look for the positive, the bright side, the opportunity for growth in awareness, understanding and allowing yourself to grow and and develop. Continue reading “The Importance of Being Happy”

Interconnected Experiences – Noticing Synchronicity

Synchronicity may appear random, but at closer look you will see that the universe is giving what you asked for.

Synchronicity may appear random, but at closer look you will see that the universe is giving what you asked for.


When events appear to fit together perfectly in our lives it may seem at first that they are random occurrences, things that are the result of coincidence. These synchronous happenings, though, are much more than that, for, if we look at them more closely they can show us that the universe is listening to us and gently communicating with us. Learning to pay attention to and link the things that occur on a daily basis can be a way for us to become more attuned to the fact that most everything happens in our lives for a reason – even when that reason is not clear right away. Continue reading “Interconnected Experiences – Noticing Synchronicity”

After peak oil: Will America survive?

Most members of the public still don’t understand energy very well, and they generally have no idea whether alternative energy sources like solar, wind or CSP (see below) can replace oil. Many people are concerned about a potential collapse of modern society due to the end of cheap oil.

As public awareness about peak oil continues to grow, and even the big oil companies like Exxon Mobil Corp. are now starting to admit that the future supply of oil looks troublesome (see this Boston Globe article), there’s an increasing focus on renewable energy solutions. But most members of the public still don’t understand energy very well, and they generally have no idea whether alternative energy sources like solar, wind or CSP (see below) can replace oil. Many people are concerned about a potential collapse of modern society due to the end of cheap oil. So to help answer some of these questions, I’ve put together a set of uncensored, science-based answers about oil, renewable energy and the future of modern civilization. This is offered in a Q&A format. Continue reading “After peak oil: Will America survive?”