At an ashram tucked away in Rishikesh, India, a Swami beckoned us over for a post dinner chat. My demeanor remained calm, as my heart sped up slightly. His peaceful yet powerful presence emanated from his long white beard and white robe. He handed us peanuts (as dessert), one at a time, and inquired about […]Read more "American Living & Ashram Reflections"
There are so many, limitless in fact, ways to see and experience the world. For a long time, I have (blissfully) been some what self-righteous about my open mind. Yes, I understood that there were many ways to interact with the material world but recently I have become acutely aware and open to experiencing another’s […]Read more "life after the village // back hOMe"
This week was a crazy amazing whirlwind…Brooke is back and with her came a gaggle of amazing S.O.U.L. members and some lovely newcomers. SO much happened this week and it wasn’t until today, Sunday, that I got a chance to take a breathe. I can’t wait to share what the past two weeks have been […]Read more "A few snaps from this week…"
The presence of a child has a way of encouraging presence in myself. It is hard to stay in a negative state of mind while being around them and it just so happens that there are generally five to eight kids running around any given house. It has been interesting and very entertaining to watch […]Read more "Just Because…"