Why Positive Thinking Alone Can’t Work

Why Positive Thinking Alone Can’t Work

In the video below Bruce Lipton clearly explains how the unconscious and conscious minds have different jobs to do. How to bring about change is not just a matter of the conscious mind adopting ‘Positive Thinking’ Here Bruce is interviewed by The Tapping...
Why is Small Print Written Small?

Why is Small Print Written Small?

If you’re a rational decision maker, then you are not exactly normal. According to Grattan Institute executive John Daley, most consumers are not rational decision makers. We respond to various stimuli and often buy products which are inappropriate to our life...
Mind Coach and Metacognition

Mind Coach and Metacognition

Who Needs a Mind Coach? Even high performance athletes need a mind coach in their corner. We know there’s more to winning than physical training. The mind also needs to be trained. MetaCognition A new book, by a performance psychologist Gayelene Clews, is valuable for...
Holding Foreign Currencies

Holding Foreign Currencies

Exchange Rates Often it’s not until we’re planning an overseas trip that we realise how much exchange rates have moved since our last holiday. Maybe last time we Australians went to the USA, we could get US$1 for each Australian dollar. Not lately. Not...
Cooking With Love Mindfully

Cooking With Love Mindfully

These cakes look so good you can almost take one off the table. They were made by a friend. She doesn’t seem to have any trouble getting cakes to rise, or icing to set. But then she pays attention to what she’s doing. ‘Cooking Mindfully’...