hey friends! … I’ve just come back from a weeklong trip to Jamaica, celebrating a couple friends getting hitched! – bear with me while I get back to reality this week… I’ll have some posts on meditation and neuroscientists coming up! ya mon (jamaican-speak for “much love”)!
In Enlightenment for Idiots, by Anne Cushman, at the command of her editor, Amanda heads to India to write a guidebook on Enlightenment. To her enlightenment is defined as; “As I understand it, enlightenment is a state of blissful awareness that’s not dependent on any external circumstances… It’s the understanding that you’re not separate from anything else in the universe; the… Read more »
In September 2010, I got on a plane and went to Scotland for the 2nd World Parkinson Congress! First, I saw a few castles… – Then had a wee dram of whisky… – And presented some electromyographic data on how the muscles of males and females with Parkinson’s were more active during functional tasks (i.e. grip strength, walking, balance), indicating… Read more »
i’m leaving on a jetplane, – to be with this lovely lady as she marries her best-friend. – … and to squeeze in some visits with my family and friends. bring on the ontario heat & humidity! much love.
p.s. … guess who just landed in E.S.T. zone! – I am in the G.T.A. for a wedding, The International Conference for Parkinson’s disease & Movement Disorders, and some visits with friends, families, and new babies! – … stay tuned for updates! much love.
I’m on a road trip! It started yesterday with a morning coffee-stop (yum!) Then, I made it to Vancouver just in time to attend a lovely Parkinson’s support group. Over the next few days, I’m going to squeeze in some more data collection… and a bit yoga while I’m here! Have a… Read more »
after tours through europe, canada, and scotland, we’ve decided to retire our packs (well, the packs that dave & flo so graciously let us borrow!). and say hello to “maia” and “arrakis” (thanks Valhalla Pure!)… fully waterproof and ready for Bowron Lake (july) and West Coast Trail (august)! Bring on backpacking season! I’m so grateful for… Read more »
my heart goes out to everyone affected by the earthquake and subsequent tsunami that hit japan early this morning. and I hope that everyone along the west coast stays informed and safe. Tofino is particularly vulnerable to tsunamis but has systems in place to inform their community and facilitate a quick evacuation. Darc and I made the trek to… Read more »