Posts in the ‘Wonder Wednesdays’ Category

What Three Things Would You Tell Hot Girls?

“The only thing worse than a boy who hates you: a boy that loves you.” - Markus Zusak   Kids are magical unpredictable creatures, full of piss and vinegar, awe and marvel and delight us with their uncanny ability to capture our imagination with their every word.   We asked this young boy, “What three…

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This will make you appreciate what you have

  Aloha and Happy Wonder Wednesday! "Be kind for everyone is fighting a battle you know nothing about." —Plato One thing which keeps us in a perpetual state of wonder is how often people are not the book cover they appear to be. It is remarkable how easy it is to judge another, make up…

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If it were easy, everyone would do it

Aloha and Happy Wonder Wednesday!     Nobody said it was going to be easy.  In fact, my father loved to tell me, “If following your dreams were easy, everyone would do it.”     “The critical ingredient is getting off your butt and doing something. It’s as simple as that. A lot of people have…

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How you treat your leftovers

  Aloha  and Happy Wonder Wednesday! “Rembrandt painted portraits, The Karate Kid painted fences, and I paint my toenails. But I’m not a snob, I still consider those other two guys to be artists.
” - Jarod Kintz This begs the questions, "Who is an artist?  Are you an artist?  Are we artists?" It is our contention…

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Try this and you’ll make friends a lot quicker

E. E. Cummings noted, "To be nobody but yourself in a world which is doing its best, night and day, to make you everybody else means to fight the hardest battle which any human being can fight; and never stop fighting." In a society pounding out our individuality, how does one muster the courage to…

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In case you are wondering, that’s me in the Bunny Rabbit Suit

I had this crazy idea to see what it would be like to wear an animal costume and hand out treats to people.  My good friend Peter came out with me to shoot it and I inspired the store manager at Trader Joe’s to let us film in his parking lot.  He not only said…

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Ladies and Gentlemen, “Three Things”

  Since we think the world is drowning in information and thirsting for genuine connection, instead of getting bummed out, we thought we’d do something about it. In an age of speedy electronic communication, we’re gonna slow down, look people in the eyes and genuinely listen and talk to ‘em.  These conversations are simple and profound at the…

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Whoops!

Life shows up differently sometimes than how we plan it. Has that ever happened to you? As one of my mentors Dan Millman, author Way of The Peaceful Warior, likes to remind me, “Plans are useful, but don’t get attached to them.” When we hit an unexpected snag, rather than trying to rush to launch,…

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Can you feel it?

This is a special Wonder Wednesday for us because we have literally just yesterday wrapped up a project we have been working on for over 3 years! This project is in many ways the fruit of the past 20 years of my life, starting with our award winning film "The Journey" and carrying us straight…

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We couldn’t do this without you!

A big hearty thank you goes out to you my friend and our whole amazing community of whacky, wild and wonderful adventurers, pioneers and thought-leaders. You truly are amazing. Your overflowing encouragement, kindness and unwavering support fills our cups to the brim with enthusiasm. Your smiles, emails, joyful pictures and fascinating stories are what get…

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