Connecting through Mindfulness

Gail DonnanUncategorized

Source: Street Wisdom This was our second Street Wisdom event and as always it was thoroughly enjoyed by me, as the host, and the guests. I picked a weekday this time and we didn’t have as many participants as on a weekend but it was Market Day in our small town and it gave a whole new dimension […] … Read More

A little bit of magic created in Oxford….

Dan ChannerUncategorized

Source: Street Wisdom The second Sunday in January is a perfect time for Street Wisdom – the streets are empty, our January diaries have space as they recover from December, it is the day before the infamous BLUE MONDAY (Copyright some PR company somewhere) and more than anything we are still mindful of our hopes and dreams for the […] … Read More

Dublin Street Wisdom

Rachel CrowtherUncategorized

Source: Street Wisdom At the centre of Street Wisdom lies the idea that every moment is extraordinary and every street is full of inspiration – that there’s no such thing as an ordinary street, just ordinary thinking. The post Dublin Street Wisdom appeared first on Street Wisdom. Dublin Street Wisdom

International Serendipity Day

Philip CowellUncategorized

Source: Street Wisdom Happy International Serendipity Day! Street Wisdom facilitator Philip Cowell suggests January 28th be considered the new worldwide anniversary of happy and unexpected discoveries. Answers are everywhere – you just need to slow down and tune in to notice them. And not just notice them – enjoy them, listen to them, wonder what they’re about. Though […] … Read More

The street’s an empty stage

Rachel CrowtherUncategorized

Source: Street Wisdom Last Thursday, I spent three hours exploring the Northern Quarter in Manchester as part of a ‘Street Wisdom‘ event. I had heard about this event whilst booking a place at The Mindful Living Show and booked the morning off work, eager to explore what the streets had to offer me. I resisted my usual urge to read […] … Read More

New Year Discoveries in Borough Market

Nick HammondUncategorized

Source: Street Wisdom Hosting the second, ‘New Year, New You’ Street Wisdom Walk in Borough Market on Friday 12th Jan, I was joined by a fabulous group of six, who brought along a really wonderful range of questions. Two antipodean friends, working in London on short-term visas, wanted to know if London was a place to stay for […] … Read More

Try a creative approach to decision making

Rachel CrowtherUncategorized

Source: Street Wisdom Take a few minutes to answer the following questions and feel free to share your answers in the comments below. 1. When was the last time you did something creative? 2. What is creativity to you? 3. Where do you have your most creative ideas? As “grown-ups” we’re sadly not required to be all that […] … Read More

New Year, New Way of Thinking

Rachel CrowtherUncategorized

Source: Street Wisdom The new year brings with it high expectations of what we should be giving up or taking up. This pressure often leads to unrealistic ideals of what we should and shouldn’t be doing, triggering anxieties and negative thinking to make us feel guilty. The old ‘New Year, New You’ somewhat suggests that there was something wrong […] … Read More

The Wonder of Walking

Rachel CrowtherUncategorized

Source: Street Wisdom The benefits of simply going for a walk can be powerful – taking the time to slow down, to be outside, to reflect – but we rarely take the time to do it.  Going for a walk tends to be saved for picturesque locations on holidays and beaches, but fitting a stroll in to your everyday […] … Read More

A Street Wisdom approach to the festive season

Rachel CrowtherUncategorized

Source: Street Wisdom It’s easy to get wrapped up in the indulgences of the festive season with a week of cheese, wine and Christmas TV Specials. This year, why not use the break to recuperate and be mindful, to start the new year with some clarity and energy rather than feeling a bit foggy…in body and mind. Here […] … Read More