Day 2: Stories of 29 Gifts

Gifting is a little addictive.  Spurred on by my soupsploits yesterday, I picked up a box of my favourite gluten-free, dairy-free truffles from Booja Booja to mail to a friend whose been having a bit of rough time lately.  Incidentally, I was first introduced to Booja Booja by receiving a box as a thank you giftContinue reading “Day 2: Stories of 29 Gifts”

Restorying with Charles Eisenstein

If there’s one person who has been the Indie Press champion of overthrowing the old story and bringing in the new, it’s Charles Eisenstein.  His name has popped up on my blog a couple of times for his inspiring articles in Resurgence, so when he made his appearance in Edinburgh, post-New Story Summit, I promptlyContinue reading “Restorying with Charles Eisenstein”

Friday Findings: as the days get longer

On my nightstand, Quiet: The Power of Introverts in a World that Can’t Stop Talking, by Susan Cain.  Are you an introvert?  Take Susan’s full test at The Guardian. Celebrating two years of starting (almost) every day with a green smoothie, i.e. one that combines fresh fruit with raw brassicas (usually kale or brocolli sprouts)Continue reading “Friday Findings: as the days get longer”