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YourMondayMotivator – Glenn Edley

January 11, 2010 – 9:22 am |
YourMondayMotivator – Glenn Edley

A lot of people started back at work today. If you are one of those you probably lay in bed awake before you got out of bed. Thoughts about the traffic, colleagues, jobs to do …

YourMondayMotivator – Glenn Edley

January 4, 2010 – 2:09 pm |
YourMondayMotivator – Glenn Edley

It’s a rainy old morning at the beach today. We got up early, went for a walk before the rain came and had a great cook up for breakfast.
Then we just sat here and were …

Love is All You Need (Amazing) You Tube Video – One Song: 156 Countries

December 30, 2009 – 3:51 pm |

The Good News Network reported that this ‘Love Project’ filmed singers in 156 countries performing their unique version of the Beatles hit ‘All you Need is Love’.  The event took place on December 7th, 2009.  …

How To Set New Year’s Resolutions THAT WORK

December 28, 2009 – 6:45 pm | 2 Comments

Have you written your New Years Resolutions yet? Did you write a list last year? How many did you follow through with? As Dr Phil would say “How’s it working for you?”
You have …

YourMondayMotivator – Glenn Edley

December 28, 2009 – 10:01 am |
YourMondayMotivator – Glenn Edley

Like a lot of New Zealanders I am writing this from a beach. In fact I am sitting in exactly the same place as I was at this time last year.
I noticed the holiday hasn’t …

Summer Solstice in Aotearoa – Photo Essay

December 27, 2009 – 1:51 pm |

Everything is abloom

San Pedro cactus thrust their flowers outwards at exactly Summer Solstice
the longest day and shortest night of the year

We think the ancestors of this Rata  Tree once stood where our house stands now

and …

Ode’s Top Ten Positive Stories of 2009

December 24, 2009 – 7:16 pm |

Check out Ode Magazine‘s Top Ten Positive Stories of 2009.
This is an amazing magazine, well worth subscribing to.

Today’s minimotivator – Glenn Edley

December 24, 2009 – 6:50 pm |
Today’s minimotivator – Glenn Edley

Ellen Goodman said, “We spend January 1 walking through our lives, room by room, drawing up a list of work to be done, cracks to be patched.  Maybe this year, to balance the list, we …

Tauranga’s Positive Impact Upon Cambodia

December 24, 2009 – 2:28 pm | One Comment

Denise Arnold has returned from Cambodia certain the work of a Tauranga-based trust established 18 months ago is having a positive impact on the lives of children and their families and communities.
She recently took 10 …

Today’s minimotivator – Glenn Edley

December 23, 2009 – 6:46 pm |
Today’s minimotivator – Glenn Edley

George Bernard Shaw said, “If you have an apple and I have an apple and we exchange these apples then you and I will still each have one apple.  But if you have an idea …

Final Happyzine weekly for 2009

December 22, 2009 – 7:50 pm | One Comment

Editor’s Comment
Holidays.  We all need them.  I was reminded recently that holidays are wonderful in that  they allow us to step back from our work, rest our minds, and return some time later feeling refreshed …

Today’s minimotivator – Glenn Edley

December 22, 2009 – 7:45 pm |

Charles Dickens said this about Christmas, “I have always thought of Christmas time, when it has come round, as a good time; a kind, forgiving, charitable time; the only time I know of, in the …

There’s No Place Like Home

December 17, 2009 – 8:21 pm |

There’s no place like home.
Growing up, all we know are the little things that make up home. For most of us the world is made up of the streets where we learned to ride a …

Feel-Good Yoga Poses: “Warrior I” or Virabhadrasana I

December 17, 2009 – 8:17 pm |

Yoga is often considered to be a soft and relaxing practice. It can, however, leave you energized and elated. The Asanas or “physical postures”, release tension and liberate physical energy, while employing proper yogic breathing, …

Tis the Season

December 13, 2009 – 8:26 pm |

Oooh, you look festive!
For many, the celebration of Christmas is strongly founded in religious significance. Though my parents were raised in religious families the beliefs were not passed on to me in …