What’s the square footage?

Jan 24, 2012 by

The age of the McMansion has become passé. The overblown contest of house size, “Who’s is bigger?”, has found it’s new location...

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Connecting the Dots from Probl...

Jan 22, 2012 by

Talking with my mother made us both realize something: often the solutions to our most pressing problems are already known to us. We...

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Forget about resolutions. Inst...

Jan 18, 2012 by

I’m not a big fan of New Year’s Resolutions. It seems to me that besides being notoriously hard to keep — there’s a lot of negative...

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The Seven Wonders of the World...

Jan 16, 2012 by

The Western Hemisphere, the “New World,” was slighted when the Seven Wonders of the World were chosen. That is probably due to the...

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Why I want to be Autumn De Wil...

Jan 14, 2012 by

For the majority of early childhood, I knew who I wanted to be when I grew up: Snow White, of course. I had planned my future of...

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A Good Death and How to Achiev...

Jan 9, 2012 by

Is it possible to create a good death? Or is someone simply lucky if he or she dies well? These are the fascinating questions Dr. Ira...

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Give Yourself To Love

Jan 5, 2012 by

Give yourself to love. Never be afraid to love. Love the tender young, the wise old, animals (big and small). Love the tiniest of...

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Back on Track

Jan 1, 2012 by

It had been snowing on and off periodically for a few days and I awoke one morning to discover that my beloved car was now under some...

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Limited Time

Dec 30, 2011 by

Today it struck me, as I talked with my mother, that my time on this earth is short. We ask many questions, but they all boil down to...

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Life is a Journey Sometimes Wa...

Dec 28, 2011 by

The book, “Keep Going: The Art of Perseverance,” by Native American writer Joseph M. Marshall III, opens with an extended...

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When You Remember, You’ll Want...

Dec 24, 2011 by

Each year we have what seems, more and more, like only snippets of time to share with the ones who mean so much to us. Therefore, I...

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Happily Ever After: Cinderella...

Dec 22, 2011 by

 From the ASPCA blog: Fairytales do come true. In June, 2010 ASPCA responders deployed to rural Tennessee, to assist with a critical...

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From Here to There and Back

Dec 20, 2011 by

If your goal is to go from Los Angeles to San Francisco it is a simple procedure to look at a map and determine the route you wish to...

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Portraits from Kathputli Nagar

Dec 18, 2011 by

(Text and Photos by: Isaak J. Liptzin ) I arrived in Jaipur intending to stay only for a few days, but I ended up meeting a group of...

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The Meal. The Moment. The Memo...

Dec 16, 2011 by

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The Open Prosthetic Project

Dec 14, 2011 by

This story is a Google search story, one used to help you understand the power of being able to search for what information you need...

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Pay It Forward Conversation

Dec 10, 2011 by

Yesterday in Buellton, CA (which is approximately halfway between Los Angeles and the little town of Cambria, where I live) I met up...

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Reflections on Black Friday

Dec 2, 2011 by

Yesterday I was reading an article about a Black Friday event. The piece was reporting on one of those incessantly advertised sales...

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Lucid Dreaming

Nov 30, 2011 by

Through lucid dreaming, we have the power to generate any experience we desire. Recently, upon realizing I was dreaming, I chose to...

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Got the Rainy Day Blues?

Nov 28, 2011 by

I was standing in a shop looking out the window at the rain, the other day, when a man commented that it was awful when it was...

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Be Amazed: No Moment is Ever T...

Nov 24, 2011 by

(There is a) statement from the book of Ecclesiastes “There is nothing new under the sun.” And I disagree with that...

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Rollover Moments

Nov 22, 2011 by

I talk to you all the time about the moments that count. However, I understand there are a lot of you out there who think that a...

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People I’ve Met Along Th...

Nov 20, 2011 by

I have met so many interesting and famous people in my lifetime that I sometimes forget about those were not as famous as some but...

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Visualizing How A Population G...

Nov 18, 2011 by

http://momentscount.com/wp-content/uploads/2011/11/20111031_me_03.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 2:58 —...

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