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Daily Door for August 5 - Quote: From wonder into wonder, existence opens. - Lao Tzu

Never Stop Wondering

Daily Door for August 5 - The Courage to Never Stop Wondering, Quote: From wonder into wonder, existence opens. - Lao Tzu

 

How curious are you? Do you have a love for wondering and exploring? Have you always been that way?

Think back to when you were a child. Can you remember the kinds of games you used to play, or the things you created in your imagination?… Read more

Don’t Be Afraid of Messing Up

Daily Door for August 4 - Don't be afraid of messing up. Quote: Your path is not narrow... so you can't mess it up. - Esther Hicks

 

Do you ever feel afraid to try something new because you’re worried about messing up? What is the last thing you wanted to do, but didn’t, because of this fear?… Read more

The Importance of Making Decisions

Daily Door for August 3 - The Importance of Making Decisions. Quote: The most difficult thing is the decision to act, the rest is merely tenacity. - Amelia Earhart

 

I’ve been thinking a lot about decisions lately.

Every day, we are faced with all sorts of decisions. Some are pretty mundane, like what to eat for breakfast, and some are major, like whether to sell everything you own and become an expat, which I did.… Read more

What You Do Today Matters Most

Daily Door for August 2, 2016 - Quote: Every morning we are born again. What we do today is what matters most. - Buddha

 

Do you ever finish a day feeling bad about what little you accomplished? Or do you sometimes wish you could just go back to bed and hit the reset button on the whole day?

We all have those days. It’s just a part of the ebb and flow of life.… Read more

Title: Microlending with Milaap.org to make a greater impact

Microlending with Milaap.org to Make a Greater Impact

Title: Microlending with Milaap.org to make a greater impact

One of the emails that I look forward to the most every month is the one from Milaap, a microlending platform based in Bangalore, India. Touted as “India’s largest crowdfunding platform,” Milaap uses microloans to help people in rural villages throughout India.

How I Got Involved with MilaapRead more

Three Things I Learned From (Almost) Starting a Blog

Title: 3 Things Learned From (Almost) Starting a Blog

After I ended a 2 ½ year relationship last November, I went through a very long grieving period. In fact, these past eight months have been kind of a blur of extreme highs and more extreme lows, and up until literally a couple days ago, I had been riding a new low.… Read more

Live from Mae Hong Son on Chinese New Year

Live from Mae Hong Son on Chinese New Year!

Live from Mae Hong Son on Chinese New Year

 

Here I sit, in a super cute cafe in Mae Hong Son, Thailand, where the menus and lamp shades say “Life is Experiment,” and a used copy of Eat, Pray, Love sits on the table next to me. This scene really seems to capture the essence of my life and how I feel right now.… Read more

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