Pandemics! So much to think about!

Pandemics! So much to think about! As if the threat to our physical health isn’t enough, there’s also  the mental health implications  the loss of employment for many people  the lapses in health maintenance appointments And, not least of all, the tough decisions around how to navigate the situation The decisions we face (as with any crisis) sometimes feel like there is no clear right answer: Should vaccination… Read on…

Society is happier than we think!

You miserable bunch, you! Don’t worry. You’re not as miserable as everyone thinks you are. It turns out none of us are. As per an international survey we humans tend to underestimate the average happiness of people around us. We measure our own personal happiness significantly higher than our society’s happiness… …so says the data… Read on…

We Are Not Out of the Woods… Yet

A glance at the headlines locally and beyond tells us that we are not out of the woods…yet. Keep at it with your best practices. Keep heart. No pandemic has lasted 2 years. We are intervening with this one like no time in history. It’s nerve-racking, but the big picture is that we are moving… Read on…

Rise and Shine!

Ahhhh, the morning. You gotta love the pure potential inherent to the morning. The vital forces to meet the day are maximal. The tank is full. By the end of the day our vitality will be spent, trading in for the acquired experiences of the day. It is an interesting trade off when you stop… Read on…

Holistic Heart Introduction

What a year it has been! Last year at this time Pandemic Pandemania was just getting started. We suddenly realized the new viral infection was wildly out of the barn and was spreading unchecked. The governor was readying to declare a state of emergency (it came March 10th) based on the Berkshire outbreak. New York… Read on…

Attention, all Hibernators!

The earth’s warmth, contracted into its core for the winter, is on the move, heading our way! Its front edge is due to reach the earth’s surface by the equinox in a few weeks! Don’t get caught sleeping through this one! Wake up, winter sleepers! And of course, for you winter enthusiasts, it’s last call!… Read on…

Greetings from the front!

We are getting there, gang. There are a lot of hopeful news items this week. I invite you to reflect with me on the glaringly positive reportsfrom around the globe. Really take them in. There’s no doubt that fear drives action, and there are still important safety habits to keep up with; but join me in a… Read on…

The mighty pandemic has peaked

I hope you are well on this cold morning.  I have a tidy compilation of Pandemic News items for you. A lot is happening. So without further ado, here’s your list of considerations and frequently asked questions: 1). The mighty pandemic has peaked. It’s showing signs of losing its grip. I would venture to say it is on the ropes.… Read on…

The world’s collective heart beats on

Not much to report today. Not much going on in the world these days. I can’t think of anything really. Just another day on God’s green earth. A baby will be born. A young couple will fall in love. People will gather at the bedside of a dear friend as she passes away. A dog will… Read on…