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blogs + sites (mindset)
mental health break: riding teahupo’o waves in slo-mo
a mantra from bill murray
keeping an instagram journal
taking time off…
investing in an improvised life
color inspirations all around us
jumping for…art n’ joy!
meg hitchcock ‘hacks’ sacred texts to make new ones
saydaily features ‘the improvised life’: ‘one of 100 voices that matter’
diagram your life with diagram.ly
marc johns: ‘imagination is a powerful thing’
chuck close’s ‘note to self’ (eight perfect rules for living)
how to stop junk mail
google street view as time machine + aide memoire
taking some time to get (y)our bearings!
access your inner jackson pollock
do you want to fly?
what helps you see things differently?
thelonious monk’s notes on life and music
make music all weekend long!!!
‘seeing’ is a practice (look what’s hidden in plain sight)
dominic wilcox’s ‘speed creating’ wakes up your thinking
‘the top 5 regrets of the dying’ = a tool for living
2 simple, potent strategies to get yourself exercising
henry miller’s eleven commandments
the sistine chapel’s fab virtual tour at/for home
favorite escapist blog: cabin porn
what are you reading that inspires?
65 modern art books online…for free!
‘ordinary people, extraordinary lives’
two mind-shifting quotes to start the day
we dance with martha graham
cool, helpful wallpaper for your computer or ipad
what to do when ‘stuff happens’?
find us + a lot of other cool stuff at ‘elephant journal’
holiday wishes from ‘the improvised life’
j.s bach does Christmas: live-stream and free downloads
visiting ‘one of the nicest places on the internet’
christmas trees in the wild
lines ballet’s alonso king: waking up our internal teacher
slowing down and counting blessings
role model: david smith
messages from the future, written in the past
insta-meditation: a history of the sky + moby
run with style!
how leonard cohen found his song
find your alter ego while we’re gone!
theo jansen’s ‘life forms’ evolve!
4-step algorithm for change
color/pattern meditation break
“can do” (maira kalman)
focus!!!! (an instant tattoo)
on the rightness of being wrong via TED
life shift: tips for frugal living from an urban homesteader
who is ‘occupy wall street’?
the role of magic in the creative process
‘i had cancer’ = social networking with a purpose
‘what every girl/person needs’ via miranda july
‘whose line is it anyway?’: brilliant improv online, anytime, free