A Very Chic Opportunity

July 27, 2011 by  
Filed under current, Relationship Space

Is going out on a date with your long-time partner something you’d only feel safe sharing with a select few people? I’m not surprised! Considering some people’s reactions, you might as well be declaring that you were a virgin past the age of 21. It seems “dates” are like some quaint, old-fashioned custom that totally […]

I held a moment in my hand…

July 18, 2011 by  
Filed under current, The Space

I held a moment in my hand, brilliant as a star, fragile as a flower, a tiny sliver of one hour. I dropped it carelessly, Ah! I didn’t know, I held opportunity. ~Hazel Lee~   image: Energy Ball by jam343

How to Care for Opportunity

July 11, 2011 by  
Filed under current, Living Space

She saw the opportunity but didn’t stop. It was bright and shiny but she knew that it wasn’t for her so she kept walking. As she reached her front door she pulled out her keys but from the corner of her eye she could see something shiny. The opportunity had followed her home. It sat […]

Spring to Change: Let Yourself Expand, Reach, and Grow

March 18, 2011 by  
Filed under current, Guest Space

I am thrilled to welcome Sue Alexander as our guest today (yes, this beautiful image is her creation!). More about Sue below. Change is opportunity. Whether it’s learning a new skill for work, or stretching myself to try a new adventure outdoors, when I go beyond my routine I feel brand new — just like […]

Five Tips for Better Relationship Happiness

July 22, 2010 by  
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Seeing we’re focusing on happiness this month, there is no question that one of the greatest opportunities for Happiness lies in the simplest and nearest person/thing in your life! Your partner and relationship are the source of your second greatest opportunity! Second? Well of course! Your first opportunity lies within your Self. But that same […]

How Cherishing Can Make Your Relationship Better

February 22, 2010 by  
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Many of us said it! “…to love and to cherish, from this day forward…” Or at least some variation of those words were part of many of our wedding ceremonies. So having said those words some time ago (in my case 35 years!), when did you last catch yourself cherishing him/her?  And even if you’ve […]

Better Relationships – A Treasure Trove of Possibility

January 25, 2010 by  
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It’s everywhere! Here at Calm Space. In many similarly inspiring places across the net. Your local bookshop has a big section. Even your daily paper sometimes goes there. We’re all hunting for healing for our “21st century angst”. The search is on for satisfaction for the soul, motivation for the days ahead, increased self-awareness, acceptance […]

Finding Your Writing Way Home

November 3, 2008 by  
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“We’re all meaning making creatures: trying to make sense of our experience, trying to make a reality of our hopes and dreams, trying to work out who we are. Trying to find our way back home.” Join Joanna as she shares what the Writing Space means to her on a trip down memory lane…

Opportunity and possibility… the promise of 2008

January 1, 2008 by  
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Happy New Year! What a wonderful start to 2008… from all of us here at The Calm Space, we wish you a year of miracles and magic.

This month we’re exploring the opportunities that abound in this fresh, crisp new year. Take a walk with me towards a special door, taking with you a black velvet purse filled with special gifts to make your 2008 a year of beauty, wonder and joy…

Can you hear opportunity knocking?

January 1, 2008 by  
Filed under Relationship Space

Why doesn’t it occur to couples to reflect, review, evaluate, and gauge satisfaction?

Shining a light onto our couple life on an annual basis is something I do with my beloved SweetP. We see it as a chance to understand our individual hopes and dreams, as well as our disappointments.

This month, Chris let’s us in on one of the secrets to a successful, loving relationship – an annual review and celebration of what keeps them close; and preparing for the year ahead, happy and together.

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