Monthly Archives: November 2014

Travel – Broaden the mind or just one-upmanship?

“There was a time when travellers met and talked about where they had been and where they were going. That was how you learnt what awaited you onĀ  the road…. Now the conversations around camp fires and in backpackers and … Continue reading

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Not part of the to-do list

Barney Ronay in The Guardian has this to say about Mindfulness: “So far this week I have received three press releases on mindfulness. At Google HQ in Dublin, something called Wisdom 2.0 Europe has been staging a huge mindfulness themed … Continue reading

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Mindfulness: the New Black

“Mindfulness is the new black,’ the Huffington Post decreed. Yes, mindfulness has become fashionable. But this doesn’t mean it’s a passing fad, with all the superficiality that implies. Being in the now is something that can change your life. ‘It … Continue reading

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