Unwind by the ocean

Take a few moments today to unwind by one of the “Relaxation Island ©” beaches. Remember each time you breathe deep and relax and let your attention wander gently to the beach. Changing your focus will help unwind some of the pressure of the day and raise your creative energy . Simply let go and let the sounds of the …

Beyond words – unspoken communication

Join Mary for “Communication beyond words” Wednesday March 18, 2015  free class Mary Wolken PhD Time: 5 to 7 PM  PST To successfully navigate the challenges of communicating with others compassionately, we need to become better and better at being comfortable in our own internal boat. Be able to:  read the signs of potential trouble before crisis happens. understanding what …

Smile time on R I

I love dogs and their antics . The love they share so freely with us is unconditional. They are here to help and help us smile through the stressful times.   When we smile our brain releases endorphins -feel good hormones.  Endorphins are the body’s way to get a natural high and relax. So take a few minutes today to …

The secret to a confident happy you

“Train your breath to flow gently, like a river… To master our breath is to be in control of our bodies and minds. Each time we find ourselves dispersed and find it difficult to gain control of ourselves by different means, the method of watching the breath should always be used.”― Thích Nhất Hạnh Be Confident and Happy Class Series “Catching your …

Listen to become more confident

“You can be confident & happy” While playing the sounds below, close your eyes and see yourself doing something you aren’t sure you could calmly confidently do. How does it feel to see yourself doing the very thing you thought would never try? Build calm confidence one short experiential step at a time. “If I keep on saying to myself …

Old wounds +perspective = success

What is a wound? A wound is an emotional and  or a physical imbalance that can influence how to think, speak and feel – even if we succeed. How do you know if you are carrying such wounds? There are often physical and emotional clues to their existence. The most eye-opening experience I’ve ever had to the generation influence for …