Mindful Travel

“When you travel…enter every new encounter with gratitude for another opportunity to learn and to listen and be the best travel ambassador on earth.”                                              -Sami Sunchild, When You Travel There was a time,…

What is Fluidity?

By Helene Szabados “Some questions are not meant to be answered; they are meant to be lived.” –Referenced from the Gurdjieff Foundation Through the concepts of language and science, we, as a society, foster a culture of labeling and identifying. In recent explorations of identity, a new notion has risen called fluidity. Fluidity: A continuous,…

Autumnal Gathering

By Helene Szabados and Heidi Majano     Corn, squash, beans, sage and copal were just a few of the items used to create our altar in honor of the International Day of Peace and the Autumnal Equinox. Peaceful World Foundation collaborated with Cultural Conservancy and California Consortium for Urban Indian Health to create a…

Picnic for Peace in the Presidio

By Helene Szabados “Let peace begin with me and spread out from this place.”  -Sami Sunchild In our fast paced world, peace can seem inaccessible at times. Stress and feelings of loneliness begin to seep through and relief appears to be running away from us. Even in our darkest hours, peace is within us; it…

Peace can be found in spring cleaning.

By Helene Szabados and Heidi Majano “There is power in choosing, there is special power in knowing I am the chooser at every moment in every situation.”                          -Sami Sunchild, In My Life I Am the Chooser Recently, the Peaceful World Foundation hosted the…

Where can I unload my emotional baggage?

-Helene Szabados The important topics of conversation can sometimes be the most difficult to talk about. Peaceful World Foundation hosted a breakfast conversation Thursday, May 4th, around the topic of emotional baggage. The topic read as follows: “Often times we only pay attention to the material stuff we accumulate over the course of the year.…