Blog Posts

Crystal Johnson

Dalai Lama – “the world will be saved by the Western Woman”.

Wednesday, March 7th, 2012

In September 2009 at the Vancouver Peace Summit, His Holiness the Dalai Lama gathered with change agents, including Nobel Laureates, artists, musicians and others to discuss the concept of world peace. During that Summit, the Dalai Lama stated that we are seeing the rise of the feminine energy globally and that we are moving towards [...]

Crystal Johnson

The Role of Women in Creating A Sustainable Economy

Tuesday, February 7th, 2012

Women are natural leaders. Women’s leadership roles, economic empowerment and entrepreneurial growth are drivers of the 21st century economy. The implications will be vast and profound. Women will transform our economy and society within the next decade and beyond. We are the key to a thriving 21st century economy.  A few years ago, Business Week [...]

Maureen Weisner

Get Motivated… Start Packing!

Friday, January 13th, 2012

By Maureen Weisner  Most recently my daughter was in the midst of relocating and coming to terms with the boxes of clothes she had accumulated over the years. This was also a unique opportunity for me to provide a second opinion on a day that I assumed would be fraught with indecision and perhaps a [...]

Crystal Johnson

Women and the Environment

Tuesday, January 10th, 2012

  Have you noticed that each day there is a little more sunlight? It is that time in the Winter season where it is now getting darker later each day. This small observation can bring hope that change is always possible. Knowing that Spring will eventually appear with longer days filled with warmth and light, [...]

Illene Fischer

A blog on Meditation

Tuesday, January 10th, 2012

Welcome to the meditation blog. I will be talking about the nature of meditation, ways of meditation, breath work that you can use when meditating, the benefits of meditation and I will offer different templates for meditating. Having a daily practice of meditating has made a profound difference in my life, as a result of [...]

Stella Loven

Moms as Superheros –

Thursday, December 29th, 2011

Superheros (and a sign of appreciation) Aaaah the wonderful holiday season, a joyful time to spend with the loved ones, to cook and relish in endless amounts of food, to wash, re-wash and wash some more dishes while negotiating who is going to get their way and decide what to do these lethargic days of [...]

Stella Loven

2012 collection of new and classic multi-tasking combinations

Wednesday, November 30th, 2011

2012 collection of new and classic multi-tasking combinations! I always thought of my self as a multi-tasker  (not so sure I was a good one, but at least I thought so). I used to produce events, manage campaigns and live a busy life doing it. Remember when one ( I  - before kids) had busy [...]