The Wellness Train

The Wellness Train I remember a while ago at Liverpool St station, someone pushing past me and running for a train that wasn’t due to leave for ten minutes. It was half empty so he wasn’t rushing to get a seat, why was he running and pushing past me? We were catching the same train, […]

Head Monsters – The Worry Monster

Beware of the worry monster Do you have monsters living in your head? Come on own up, you’ve all got them. You’ve all got monsters living in your head and unless you practice mindfulness or some other form of meditation, there really is no escape!  Head monsters come in many shapes and sizes, they lurk […]

The Mindful Quote Top Ten!

Top Ten Mindful Quotes

Mindful Quote Top 10 “Walk as if you are kissing the Earth with your feet.”― Thich Nhat Hanh, Peace Is Every Step: The Path of Mindfulness in Everyday Life “It’s a funny thing about life, once you begin to take note of the things you are grateful for, you begin to lose sight of the things that […]

Disobedience and the Cultivation of Compassion

Disobedience and compassion

If you only got into Mindfulness because you had tried everything else and were desperate to find relief from your mental suffering, to escape some neurosis, or you simply wanted to quieten your mind so that you could get the edge in a competitive world, then you need to understand one thing now. Before you […]

Resentment and the Power of Forgiveness

forgiveness

A few years ago, whilst attending my first retreat, I sat listening to one of Adrian’s talks and I remember him asking us all “Is anyone here holding onto resentments?” Quite a few people raised their hand (I’ll come back to whether I did or not in a moment). With hands raised and resentments being […]

Beware the Head Monsters – The Angry Monster

The Angry Head Monster

You need to watch out for this one, you REALLY must, because the angry head monster is a really nasty one. It’s responsible for so much suffering in the world and along with is close cousin the hate monster, it’s the cause of wars and conflicts everywhere. Every conflict begins with an angry thought which […]

Mindfulness and Money

mindfulness and money

“Your wealth, your happiness, your abundance is in your experience of this present moment” Adrian discusses the impact of Mindfulness on money… is Mindfulness compatible with the mindset of money-making? Watch over on YouTube: https://youtu.be/msBhr_-qHhQ  

Beware the Head Monsters – The Worry Monster

be mindful of the worry monster

Do you have monsters living in your head? Come on own up, we’ve all got them. We’ve all got monsters living in our head and unless you practice mindfulness, there really is no escape! Head monsters come in many shapes and sizes, they lurk in the shadows of your mind and they creep up on […]

Why Retreat

why-retreat

Now Project retreats are not about running from the world; in fact they are the very opposite. On retreat we engage fully with the world in the present moment and it is from this place of presence that we open ourselves up for insights arise. We start our retreats getting to know one another and […]