I have a new favorite hashtag

It's #loveourplanet - check it out on all platforms. Instagram is especially good. Find a photo to tag with this everyday. Enjoy! -Maia http://www.maiakumarigilman.com

Do More of What Makes You Happy!

It's my birthday! I sat down with pen and paper (and coffee) this morning to write my future self a letter. I'm turning 45 today, and the letter I penned to myself is to be opened by me when I turn 90. Double my age! I can only imagine what the next decades hold for … Continue reading Do More of What Makes You Happy!

Editorial Calendar

Rather than create a static editorial calendar for this blog, I wrote dozens and dozens of topics onto cards and put them in a bin. Each one is a topic that brings me joy, and that relates in some way to environmental change. I will select topics from this bin, as moved. More soon! -Maia … Continue reading Editorial Calendar

The Dalai Lama, Climate Change and Joy

Last week, the Dalai Lama's Facebook page featured a recent video of his appearance at The Dalai Lama Center for Ethics and Transformative Values at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. He spoke, with several others, about the human response to climate change. Intrigued by the blend of mindfulness and matter in this subject, I watched the almost-two hour … Continue reading The Dalai Lama, Climate Change and Joy