Aging?

Do you remember those days in which you used to be the youngest? Or those days in which you couldn't wait to be legally an adult to do "whatever you pleased"?   Have you ever caught yourself saying: "...my body won't respond in the same way. It's normal, I'm getting old!"   Well, being absolutely sure that WE ARE WHAT WE THINK (and this has been scientifically proven for … [Read more...]

Give What You Want to Attract!

  I arrived to the airport in sweet Beirut While the media was screaming so out loud "Bombs and terrorists have taken over Beirut Beware, don't go, be wise and do stay out!"   Just the night before I had strolled in the darkness The streets of Betrun in Lebanon's North farthest What joy to speak with the locals who invite us To enjoy the food of their most … [Read more...]

Are you bored?

In this rapid times in which we are exposed to “canned" fun and entertainment it is easy to get lost in these distractions. If there is nothing to entertain you, like a movie, TV, an electronic game, you might fall into the trap of imagining that you are bored.   What is boredom? If you close your eyes and feel its meaning, you might share with me the knowledge that boredom is simply … [Read more...]

Kamalaya, Healing Heaven on Earth…

I am in total awe.   Visiting a beautiful island in Thailand, Koh Samui, and staying at the beautiful holistic wellness resort Kamalaya has been a life-changing experience. The staff, or hosts, as the management calls them, seem to guess what you want and provide it to you even before you ask for it! The level of maintenance of this Heaven on Earth is mind blowing… everything pristine, … [Read more...]

You are What you Think

Today during my morning walk in the Jeddah Corniche, I had again the privilege of experiencing Extraordinariness. As the sun became higher, the air under my rayon abaya continued to become more and more stuffy. Hotter and hotter, getting me ready for the final plunge into the fresh water when I would be arriving home...to think that I was already enjoying the cool water of the pool made me … [Read more...]

Especially in times of challenge…gratitude!

Thank God we are regularly facing challenges. Challenges always hold the seed of an even greater fortune, if we dare to find them...   It is truly a magical fact: the obstacle- whose existence and "color" depends only on the color of the "filter" through which we see the circumstances- disappears through sheer application of unconditional love.   "Unconditional love? What … [Read more...]

Turning Stress into Inspiration…You Decide

Have you ever been in a situation in which stress, overwhelm, lack of sleep etc. have squeezed out of your core a sigh accompanied by a languid whisper "...and what is the point to keep on keeping on?" If you are in this need-to-be-inspired place now, I want to share with you an amazing and mind bubbling experience I had yesterday in this blessed emirate called Dubai.   As we, a group … [Read more...]

Stressed? Try applying acts of kindness…

  When you feel that anxiety is clouding your sight, what do you do?   It is common to hear a boss scream at his subordinates or at a Mom lose her temper with her child. And what does this produce? Yes. More anxiety. Einstein said it clearly: you cannot solve a problem with the energy that created it. What does this mean?   Give what you want to … [Read more...]

Boundaries?

    While having breakfast at the hotel in Dubai, I noticed our table neighbors: three ladies proudly wearing a veil, one of them also covering her face. You could only see her beautiful eyes. To eat, she needed to lift her veil with great grace.   However, even if I could not see her, I could feel the happy, light waves coming from her friends and her. Without … [Read more...]

Stay away from “Negative People”…

    It seems to me that we are bombarded from all fronts about the horrible destiny that awaits us if we don't stay away from "negative people"…and always my remark is "what is a negative person?"   Truly. Has anybody of us never been negative? Is it possible that we all stay positive at all times, and never, ever see anything negative?   Mmmmm…. hard to … [Read more...]