Quote of the Day: Thoreau

Quote of the Day: Thoreau

“O how I laugh when I think of my vague indefinite riches. No run on my bank can drain it, for my wealth is not possession but enjoyment.” ~ Henry David Thoreau – – – – – This quote brings to my mind the well-known image of the Buddha laughing – now that I’ve known … Continue reading

Quote of the Day: Carver

Quote of the Day: Carver

“How far you go in life depends on your being tender with the young, compassionate with the aged, sympathetic with the striving, and tolerant of the weak and strong. Because someday in your life you will have been all of these.” ~ George Washington Carver – – – – – Regardless of current circumstances, the … Continue reading

Quote of the Day: Beckwith

Quote of the Day: Beckwith

“Gratitude places you in the energy field of plentitude. Perceiving life in a consciousness of gratitude is literally stepping into another dimension of living. Suddenly the seeming ordinariness of your days takes on a divine sparkle.” ~ Michael Beckwith – – – – – The beauty and truth of gratitude’s effect on your life must … Continue reading

Quote of the Day: Brown

Quote of the Day: Brown

“Let the refining and improving of your own life keep you so busy that you have little time to criticize others.” ~H. Jackson Brown Jr. – – – – – As part of our human condition, it’s easy to be judgemental and critical of others. It takes some practice to take a step back from … Continue reading

Quote of the Day: Indian Proverb

Quote of the Day: Indian Proverb

“The way to overcome the angry man is with gentleness, the evil man with goodness, the miser with generosity and the liar with truth.” ~ Indian Proverb – – – – – The macrobiotic unifying principle brings the complementary, opposing forces of yin and yang to the forefront of our minds in terms of health, … Continue reading

Quote of the Day: Suyin

Quote of the Day: Suyin

“There is nothing stronger in the world than gentleness.” ~ Han Suyin – – – – – We live in a world where a gentle spirit and soul is seen as weakness, especially in men. A world dominated by aggression, war, fear, and hate. Those who walk the path of truth know that true strength … Continue reading

Baked Almond-based ‘Feta’

Baked Almond-based ‘Feta’

Sometimes I find myself craving the savoury, tangy flavour that only cheeses can offer. When I was a little girl, I’m pretty convinced part of the reason I was on the heavier side was my enjoyment (and ravenous consumption) of cheese! Cheese isn’t something I eat anymore really – between the adverse health effects and high prices … Continue reading

Quote of the Day: Northrup

Quote of the Day: Northrup

“Feeling grateful towards someone or something in your life actually attracts more of the things that you appreciate and value into your life.” ~ Christiane Northrup – – – – – More on the topic of gratitude – love and positivity are exponential!

Quote of the Day: Blyth

Quote of the Day: Blyth

“Zen means doing ordinary things willingly and cheerfully.” ~ R. H. Blyth – – – – – True freedom is finding peace and contentment in every moment of life. If you rely on things like the company of others or enjoyable activity to find cheerfulness and zest, you are bound to external circumstances for your … Continue reading