Inspiring archive for 2016-04-29

The Downward & Upward Spiral of Health & Productivity

(4 years ago)
By Leo Babauta The bad news about health and productivity habits is that if you start to slip up, things can slowly spiral downward. If you are tired, you can’t focus on your important work, you don’t make time for exercise or cooking healthy food, so you grab some fast food, you veg out in […]

Artist Spotlight: Maria Kreyn

(4 years ago)
A selection of paintings by Russian-born, New York-based artist Maria Kreyn. More images below.

Artist Spotlight: Paolo Del Toro

(4 years ago)
Lancaster, Pennsylvania-based artist Paolo Del Toro’s collaboration with photographer Tifani Truelove, Baba of the Woods, is a wonderfully odd combination of sculpture, costume and photography. See more images from the series and selections of Del Toro’s handiwork below.

New Work by Artist Vasilis Avramidis

(4 years ago)
We posted a selection of paintings by artist Vasilis Avramidis back in January (click here for previous post). Avramidis’ latest is on display for the first time in the United States at Slete Gallery in Los Angeles. Check out more … Continue reading →

Give before being asked

(4 years ago)
Those who are paying attention to others, always give before being asked for. Often our selfishness apologize, saying, “if he was in need, he would have asked.” And we forget that many people can not – simply can not – ask for help. I’m not talking just about money: loneliness, often can be worse than […]