The Inner Technology

Welcome back! What a joy to greet you after two lovely weeks, returning from Mexico, visiting my adored Lebanon and Saudi Arabia and back into Dubai. How has your application of the Language of a Happy Life helped you create the happiness as you see it? Today I am eager to share with you what I find an easy, clear and efficient way to stay in the space of "I feel good" provoking health, … [Read more...]

Problem or Challenge? Your Choice!

    Good morning from Lebanon!     At Saint Charbel Hermitage...Believe and you will see... Now you will Feel...my Lebanon...   What a privilege it is to be able to communicate with you from this country full of enigmas and human warmth, product of a necklace of pearls-of-conflicts-and-comebacks between different ethnic groups and creeds ... a country … [Read more...]

The Future is Now

Do not think ... feel!   We recently celebrated a high school graduation at our  Villas Xichu Happiness Center, in San Miguel de Allende, Mexico. What an incredible privilege to have witnessed such an important event!   As the godmother of the event, Villas Xichu prepared some words-from-the-grateful-heart through its founder, the happiness ambassador Gloria. That would be me … [Read more...]

Why Can’t I Find a Job?

This morning as I was gratefully picking up the beach trash as usual, something very unusual happened: a presence on my right side seemed to be mimicking my actions (bending down and picking up)... I kept on doing what I call my morning salutation to my beloved Dubai. More suddenly than not  I realized that the presence was no more and no less than a young man who silently, without any … [Read more...]

Something for Nothing?

  Are you operating under the umbrella of Something for Nothing?   The media is bombarding us with a myriad of “to do’s”, “should have’s”, “must be’s” and “unfair, we must protest!”   The real challenge is: are we aware of what is taking over us?   How often do you hear a parent say to his just college-graduating offspring: “You can’t accept that job for only US … [Read more...]

Stressing While De-stressing?

  You come back home "fried" from work.   There are so many things happening at the same time...   Ughhh...Decisions to take, matters to solve. You feel like running away and can't wait to get home.   As soon as you get home you see your haven: your sofa in front of your TV... "Yes! This will do! Along with a nice drink after such a long … [Read more...]

What is Gratitude and How Can I Practice It?

  "Say thank you!" would say my Mom crossed, prompting me to appreciate a service that had been rendered to me during my childhood growing up in Mexico in the hopes that I would learn the power of gratitude.   Immediately sensing that if I didn't answer the way she wanted I would get in trouble I would timidly say: "...thank you..."   Is This Gratitude?   Not … [Read more...]

The Power of Permission

  When You were a kid and you wouldn't get permission from your parents to enjoy an ice cream in a cold day, what would you feel? Frustration.   Or when as a teenager you were not granted permission to go out on a date what would you feel?   Frustration.   And now that you have the capacity as an adult to make your own decisions regarding what you want or … [Read more...]

The Happiness Implosion

  With the appointment of the Happiness Minister Ohood Khalfan Al Roumi here in Dubai, we are blessed with an array of events geared to bring awareness to the fact that our government means it when it says, and I quote our ruler Sheikh Mohammed Al Maktoum:   "The Government’s job is to achieve happiness for people.”   And what is happiness to the UAE? It is promoting the … [Read more...]

Content with today’s Today

    And as I heard her speak I did not need to know That her words were high peak Taking me with her in deep Flow   The Lady of the Unknown name Addressed her colleagues with Heart It's not needed to be in the fame To inject powerful energy, it is not hard!   The mystical lady kept on shining within Sparkles of Light shooting from all of her soul As … [Read more...]