Children Are A Marvel

Pablo Casals the famous Spanish Catalan cellist and conductor said "Each second we live is a new and unique moment of the universe, a moment that never was before and never will be again. And what do we teach our children? We teach them that two and two make four, and that Paris is the capital of … [Read more...]

Living An Authentic Life

In thinking about living an authentic life, children come to mind. They are authentic. Creating, discovering, playing and trusting.....until the outer world dictates new experiences, reshaping a child's vision of life. As you become an adult, it can be a challenge to move out the the depths of an … [Read more...]

Making Friends With Nature

The theme of Debra’s Newsletter this month is Friendship and whilst reading it I was reminded of Samuel Taylor Coleridge’s line from his poem ‘Youth and Age’ that, “Friendship is a sheltering tree.” That makes me feel a warm glow growing inside of me, the same glow I feel when I am amongst my true … [Read more...]

The Return To Innocence – Are You "In"?

Innocence exists in each of us.  We came into this world free of judgment. Our senses loving, inquisitive, and at peace.  There is no pretense in a very young child.  Everyone loves a baby's innocence - which carries a sense of wonder.  Perhaps reminding us who we are, how we have changed, and … [Read more...]

Art Auction For The Children of Malawi

I have met a wonderful woman on Facebook this week. Her name is Jane Monica Tvedt and she is a wonderful artist who is assisting in an  Art Auction for the Children of Malawi on June 11th 2009. Living in Courage would like to support this endeavor for the children by spreading the word … [Read more...]