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 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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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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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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Green Tea Helps Mice Keep Off ...

Nov 14, 2011 by

From ScienceDaily Green tea may slow down weight gain and serve as another tool in the fight against obesity, according to Penn State...

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On “Getting Over” Someone

Oct 21, 2011 by

The process of “getting over” someone cannot be forced.  Try as we might, it will happen at its own pace. Simply allow yourself to...

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Make a Wish

Oct 9, 2011 by

What is the thing you most want or wish for? Place no limits on your answer to this question. Let your mind go wherever it chooses....

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Violating Gender Norms

Oct 3, 2011 by

                    We are taught to live by the norms for our gender, but when...

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How Leaders Happen

Oct 1, 2011 by

http://momentscount.com/wp-content/uploads/2011/10/How-Leaders-Happen.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 4:18...

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Are you getting warmer?

Sep 23, 2011 by

When I was a little child, I used to play a game with my friends. I don’t recall if we had a name for it, but it went something like...

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Full Speed Ahead

Sep 21, 2011 by

How do you sail through your life? What I am asking you is if you are the Captain of your life’s journey or a Passenger on your...

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Looking for the light

Sep 3, 2011 by

It is hard to find one’s way in the dark, without illumination. It is hard to imagine the darkness is only temporary, unless...

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If I Had It To Do Over Again

Aug 25, 2011 by

I have a list sitting on my computer desktop. I call it my “If I Had It To Do Over Again” list. It is a list I have compiled from all...

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A Fulfilling Life is an Open L...

Aug 23, 2011 by

I’m grateful to my friends for teaching me that living a fulfilling life means being willing to constantly open myself up to new...

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How Useful is Wisdom

Aug 18, 2011 by

When you delve into your inner wisdom you realize how much there is to learn in life and about life. You realize you cannot do it all...

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Vicarious Hiking, Anyone?

Aug 2, 2011 by

Today I got to do, for the fourth or fifth time, what I consider to be the world’s best hike. This is a highly subjective...

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How to be Appreciative: Apprec...

Jul 30, 2011 by

Kids are naturally like miniature lawyers. They are always on the lookout for a good loophole. So (for example) if you were to ask a...

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The Greatest Insights

Jul 26, 2011 by

While private reflection can be a meaningful practice, some of our greatest insights and realizations arise when we are in dialogue...

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Skinny dipping

Jul 22, 2011 by

http://www.momentscount.com/Audio_Podcast/2010/Skinnydipping.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 3:57 — 5.4MB)...

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Are You Living ‘Deliberately’?...

Jul 13, 2011 by

                    “I went to the woods to live deliberately so that I might not,...

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Licensed to smile

Jul 6, 2011 by

I just found this perfect quote to begin my article with… “I am determined to be cheerful and happy in whatever situation I may...

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Something to be passionate abo...

Jul 6, 2011 by

[jbox color=”gray”]I want to share with you a touching blog post from my middle daughter Christina about her old Dad: Her...

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