“There is a sufficiency in the world for man’s need but not for man’s greed.”
~ Mohandas K. Gandhi
Mankind’s survival depends on nature’s generosity. Our basic needs for...
August 20, 2012 by Carly Breault Under Carly Breault, environment, hope, nature Posted in MINDFUL LIVING | Comments Off on Nature and Us: A Complicated Relationship
What do you see as the purpose of being a human being? The purpose of being here? What is the point?
These are some of the questions I have asked myself throughout my 53 years on this...
August 20, 2012 by Dirk Becker Under dirk becker, experiencing life, meaning, purpose Posted in FEATURE, MINDFUL LIVING | Comments Off on Experiencing Life
I am very happy to share my story of how I came to be a bicycle-riding enthusiast. It all happened in bits and pieces: serendipity, if you will.
A friend’s daughter’s husband had...
August 20, 2012 by Gord Buyers Under bicycle, cycling, Gord Buyers, oceanside, parksville, riding Posted in FEATURE, HEALTH & WELLNESS | Comments Off on Hooked on Cycling
First, I want to say how much I appreciate the opportunity to write in this magazine about food. I have learned so much during my research and have been encouraged by positive feedback....
August 12, 2012 by Tsiporah Grignon Under GMO, tsiporah Posted in HEALTH & WELLNESS, MINDFUL LIVING | 2 Comments »
Experience, not mixed with wisdom, is a thin thing. ~ Unknown
The Dalai Llama suggests that we do something new every year at the very least. My first spiritual teacher, a fierce Buddhist...
August 10, 2012 by Kelly Murphy Under contribution, experience, kelly murphy, reflection, yoga Posted in SPIRIT | Comments Off on Creating Experiences
Health conscious people are going to great lengths to watch what they eat these days. They acknowledge the old adage: “you are what you eat”. After all, it makes intuitive sense,...
August 10, 2012 by Chris Semrick Under chris semrick, food, meat, nutrition Posted in HEALTH & WELLNESS, MINDFUL LIVING | Comments Off on You Are What Your Food Eats
The Compost Education Centre, an initiative of the city of Victoria, opened to teach and encourage residents to compost their yard and kitchen waste as a means of landfill diversion.
August 10, 2012 by Gord Buyers Under composting, Gord Buyers Posted in MINDFUL LIVING | Comments Off on Composting
Believe it or not, coffee has a healthy new image. Recent studies show that coffee, for years considered objectionable to your health, may actually provide health benefits for a variety...
August 3, 2012 by Joe Smulevitz Under coffee, joe smulevitz Posted in HEALTH & WELLNESS | Comments Off on Healthy News For Coffee Drinkers
Living, as we do, in the part of the world focused mostly on individuals, it is easy to miss the power and strength of belonging to human and animal relationships, the earth, the Spirit,...
August 3, 2012 by Ian Gartshore Under ian gartshore, relationship Posted in PONDERING | Comments Off on Relationship
A listener of community radio for over ten years, MC MitiSwell saw a gaping hole and decided to fill it. Disappointed but not surprised that such an enormous body of work had been overlooked...
August 3, 2012 by Alison Roberts Under Alison Roberts, CHLY, MC Mitiswell, Shot by Love, the Dead Posted in PONDERING | Comments Off on Shot by Love
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