Archive for June, 2006

Focus on the Joy

by Kathy Gates We hear a lot about performance, and efficiency, and control. What if, instead, I said I would like you to take this opportunity to think about how many things in your daily life that you do “just for the joy of it”? What I’m talking about here is value-based happiness (as opposed [...]

Night Attack

By Damaris West Gemma slipped slim fingers into black leather gloves, passed a pin through her designer hat into her hair and gathered the skirts of her expensive camel coat around her. It was always as well to be prepared for getting off the bus at this time of night: that way, if anyone was [...]

Dream Big

How many of us live the life we wish we were living? My oldest sister has worked at the same job for ten years. She claims she enjoys her job and I am happy about that. It is not a job that I would enjoy for ten years. It’s just not my kind of thing, [...]

10 Amazing Facts About Chocolate

by Richard Davies Chocolate is made from beans derived from the cacao tree. These beans are very bitter, so the cocoa solids and the cocoa butter has sugar added to it, along with some other ingredients in order to make the chocolate that is available to the general public. Chocolate is particularly popular at certain [...]