27 Aug '11, 2pm

5 Inspiring Meditation Spaces | Care2 Healthy Living

5 Inspiring Meditation Spaces | Care2 Healthy Living

books launched a movement in quality-over-quantity homebuilding, designed her house in St. Paul, Minnesota, according to her own rule that every room should serve several different needs. She agonized, at first, over whether to include a single-use meditation space in her attic, but her longing for a place where she could escape and perform her daily meditation rituals won out. Here, surrounded by her favorite books, candles and incense, Sarah found strength to write and rewrite her first book, The Not So Big House, when the publisher kept sending it back and asking for changes. In that room she found the voice to write a book that has inspired people across the world to see that smaller is better in housing. “If you make a place like this, with the intention to make time to use it,” Sarah says, “wonderful things can happen.”

Full article: http://www.care2.com/greenliving/5-inspiring-meditation-s...

Tweets

5 Secrets to Slowing Aging | Care2 Healthy Livi...

care2.com 27 Aug '11, 11pm

By Melanie Haiken, Caring.com senior editor We get lots of wake-up calls that we’re getting older. Suddenly we can’t make ...

5 Ways to Fight Inflammation | Care2 Healthy Living

5 Ways to Fight Inflammation | Care2 Healthy Li...

care2.com 28 Aug '11, 11pm

Some aging factors are beyond our control, but one of the biggest – inflammation – needn’t be. Here’s how you can extingui...

Practicing Sustainability | Care2 Healthy Living

Practicing Sustainability | Care2 Healthy Living

care2.com 27 Aug '11, 3pm

There are so many ways in which we can make an impact (or less of one) on the planet, on ourselves, on other people. Often...

7 Beauty Lessons I’ve Learned | Care2 Healthy Living

7 Beauty Lessons I’ve Learned | Care2 Healthy L...

care2.com 27 Aug '11, 6pm

How much time and money do you spend each week on your appearance? How do you nurture your inner life? How can you feel mo...

Why Do Cats Howl When They Get Older? | Care2 Healthy Living

Why Do Cats Howl When They Get Older? | Care2 H...

care2.com 27 Aug '11, 4pm

By Kathy Blumenstock, Animal Planet Your aging feline gets the best of care, yet she’s crying out more and more, especiall...

Becoming a Curator | Care2 Healthy Living: I think art's biggest potential is in its ability to produce ideas be...

Becoming a Curator | Care2 Healthy Living: I th...

care2.com 27 Aug '11, 6pm

I think art’s biggest potential is in its ability to produce ideas beyond the ideas contained within it, or the intended i...

Are You Ready for Hurricane Irene? | Care2 Healthy Living

Are You Ready for Hurricane Irene? | Care2 Heal...

care2.com 27 Aug '11, 9pm

Listen, laugh & learn with the Green Divas (and Green Dude Scott) anytime – Podcast here! It’s been a pretty wierd week he...

Endangered Bird is Also Hunted | Care2 Healthy Living

Endangered Bird is Also Hunted | Care2 Healthy ...

care2.com 26 Aug '11, 9pm

In the last two years the U.S. Department of Agriculture has spent $112 million dollars trying to restore habitat for the ...

Books... Is This Clutter? | Care2 Healthy Living: The question is always the same: Does this item serve me more

Books... Is This Clutter? | Care2 Healthy Livin...

care2.com 31 Aug '11, 1am

Thank you so much for the great idea of photographing/writing about my books which I wasn't so sure about giving away. I d...

Attitude is Everything (Inspiring Video) | Care2 Healthy Living

Attitude is Everything (Inspiring Video) | Care...

care2.com 19 Aug '11, 9pm

was born without arms or legs — but that hasn’t stopped him from achieving greatness. Watch this inspiring video for more ...

5 Healing Herbs for Tea | Care2 Healthy Living

5 Healing Herbs for Tea | Care2 Healthy Living

care2.com 24 Aug '11, 10pm

By Colleen Vanderlinden, Planet Green Few things say “summer” like a refreshing glass of iced tea . While traditional iced...

10 States Most at Risk Of Disaster | Care2 Healthy Living

10 States Most at Risk Of Disaster | Care2 Heal...

care2.com 26 Aug '11, 12am

History is punctuated with disasters. Vesuvius, the China floods, the San Francisco earthquake, the Indian Ocean tsunami, ...

Farmers' Market Essentials | Care2 Healthy Living: Every year, as the summer starts to come to a close, those of...

Farmers' Market Essentials | Care2 Healthy Livi...

care2.com 25 Aug '11, 5pm

Every year, as the summer starts to come to a close, those of us who do not live in warmer weather climates dread the impe...

Puppy's Favorite Toy (Video) | Care2 Healthy Living

Puppy's Favorite Toy (Video) | Care2 Healthy Li...

care2.com 27 Aug '11, 7pm

Care2.com does not warrant and shall have no liability for information provided in this newsletter or on Care2.com. Each i...

Why Is Red Wine Good For Your Heart? | Care2 Healthy Living: I stand by the research that my guilty pleasure, re...

Why Is Red Wine Good For Your Heart? | Care2 He...

care2.com 25 Aug '11, 8pm

I stand by the research that my guilty pleasure, red wine is so loaded with antioxidants that it’s necessary to indulge in...