The Power of Generosity

For today’s Mindful Monday post, I would like to share some thoughts about the power of generosity. Generosity has been on my mind lately. A couple of weeks ago, I had the pleasure of sitting down with Ajit George, Director of Operations for the Shanti Bhavan Children’s Project.  This school, located near Bangalore, India, is

Flow Like Water

For today’s Mindful Monday post, I would like to share some thoughts about transition.  As Spring is in season, transition has been on my mind.  School years are gradually winding down to a close, students are graduating and moving forward, weather shifts, babies are born, and others pass on.  Transition, ironically, is constant.  We are

My Favorite Day

For today’s Mindful Monday post, I would like to share with you a quote from the “Tao of Pooh.” “What day is it?” asked Pooh. “It’s today,” squeaked Piglet. “My favorite day,” said Pooh. (from the Tao of Pooh, by Benjamin Hoff)   This quote reminds me of my children, most children really, who wake

The Laundry and the Vacuuming

For today’s Mindful Monday post, I would like to reflect on the beauty of the ordinary moment. Life, and all of our memories, are built of ordinary moments.  Perhaps there is the occasional spontaneous road trip or epic birthday celebration…but for the most part, our days are filled with the routines of school, work, commutes,