October 2011

The law of attraction in action: survey says!

Since I had no idea what to expect from the Peaceful Planet Reader Survey, I was a little surprised with some of the results at first. But after a little thinking, I’m not so surprised after all. When I started Peaceful Planet back in May of 2010, I made a conscious decision about a few […]

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Self-esteem is super sexy

Yep, that’s me. A week ago today.* I was going to hide out at home for a few days, and I was definitely not going anywhere tonight. I’m tired, first of all. Drained from a busy week plus an editing project over the weekend. Still coughing from a cold that started last Wednesday and didn’t […]

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You can’t be bad at meditation: here’s why

Four times today, as I browsed through blog comments and scanned Facebook posts, I saw comments like  “I am bad at meditating” or “I’m bad with meditation” or “I’m just no good at it.” It’s not the first time I’ve seen or heard things like that. I’ve also heard people say they’re “good” at meditating. […]

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Breathe, you are alive: Thich Nhat Hanh

Peace is present right here and now, in ourselves and in everything we do and see. The question is whether or not we are in touch with it. ~Thich Nhat Hanh, Peace Is Every Step In 1991, fresh out of college, I discovered Thich Nhat Hanh on a bookshelf in the bookstore where I worked. […]

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