What if Eve told her version of the apple picking in the garden of Eden?

When Women Are The Storytellers

Writers, theologians, professors and historians have often said history is a list or a study in surprises. What’s not surprising is that history is recorded by men. Men have told the story of humankind for thousands of years… men have…
Are you settling?

Stop settling for mediocrity and ask yourself 3 questions

Hey there, AmyK here! I’m reaching out with a quick public service announcement. Stop settling. It’s the kiss of emotional death. It’s the stuff that dashes dreams. It’s the pernicious betrayal to your spirit that…
The #1 thing to make 2022 different and way better is a wiser YOU.

How to make the new year better

Let’s get realz. The #1 thing to make 2022 different – and waaay better – is a wiser YOU. Truth. Every day is a chance to wake up and “get it” a little more. Get more certain and confident about your next decisions. …
Join us as we answer a myriad of curious, irreverent, provocative, fun and insightful questions.

50@50 launches TODAY!

50@50 launches TODAY! Whoohoo! Join us as we answer a myriad of curious, irreverent, provocative, fun and insightful questions… 1 per week for the next 50 weeks. Check out what Jenny asked that is launching this whole series. It’s…
We can choose to replace labels with listening.

Choose to replace assumptions with questions

Too often we’re quick to label & put people in boxes.   Why?   Because it’s easier.   And lazier.   And it definitely makes some folks way more comfortable.   “Ah, you’re…
1. You can be grateful for all the good blessings in your life and still want to reach a new goal or fulfill a new desire.

2 truths around the practice of gratitude

Thanksgiving in the United States is just days away, and while gratitude is a hot topic and practice year round, it gets special attention this week. Sometimes there’s a lot of confusion around the practice of gratitude. High-achievers…
1 question to ponder about art in your life

1 question to ponder about art in your life

You. Were. Born. To. Express. Yourself. Yesterday, we had a brilliant class on The Arts and how important it is to our personal health, societal health and global health to invite art into our lives as well as to create it. When we…
Take a moment to savor the goodness in your life.

Choose to show up for yourself daily

My heart is full today. As our kitchens fill with great smells over this long Thanksgiving holiday in the USA, I encourage all of you, no matter where you reside in the world, to take a look around and savor the blessings you have. It’s…
Expressing your creativity

Expressing yourself creatively

Maya Angelou once shared, “You Can't Use Up Creativity. The More You Use the More You Have."   I’m with Maya. Creativity begets creativity.   And we’re often way more creative than we realize.   Expressing…

Art opens the mind

“I needed to ‘get’ this.” These are the words I often think when I hear, read or see something that widens my perspective and deepens my understanding. So often we need to expand the optics of our limited viewpoint. And…

The healing power of the Arts

Some of the most beautiful songs, paintings, photographs and performances are born from heartache.   The Arts help us heal.   The Arts channel our emotions and allow us to express our inner state in ways that we…

How art influences us

What’s shakin’ this month? Art. Design. Aesthetics. The Arts shape us. This month in Life in Art and Art in Life, we’re exploring how art influences the individual as well as societies by shaping opinions, translating experiences…