sixty seconds

sixty seconds

You say there is no time. Not enough time to do what you want. There is so little of it, and it always goes by so fast, so what are you to do? Have you ever considered what your own body can do in just sixty seconds? Your body is simply amazing. Take your eyes for...
the devil’s in the detail

the devil’s in the detail

I was not very interested in art and I took it for granted for a very long until I found myself in the Uffizi Museum in Florence, Italy. There I fell in love with Sandro Botticelli’s Birth of Venus. I had never been so close to real art before and it was hard to...
the next thing

the next thing

Life is a juggling act on the best of days. It’s like a ride in the Millennium Falcon and our to do list sometimes feels like those fast moving streaks of stars that we know we want, should, would, and could do. There is just a lot of stuff that warrant our attention...
and don’t forget to clean

and don’t forget to clean

When you are stuck. When your wheels are turning without traction and when you feel like you find it hard to breathe, try cleaning a little. Ok, forget a little, start cleaning a lot. Don’t forget to clean. And not just metaphorically but physically. It doesn’t matter...
something is not nothing

something is not nothing

Often, we approach life and our work with an all or nothing attitude, which in the long run ends up degrading and sabotaging our momentum and our effort. The temptation to do everything or nothing at all should never be an option, unless of course you are facing some...
a kind word for strangers

a kind word for strangers

There is a great value in the art of living but we need to engage a little more openly in our search for meaning, because there are a lot of lost and hurting souls that don’t see the point of trying. It is for them that we cannot hide. It is for them that we need to...