Learning to thrive in Georgia

Learning to thrive in Georgia

A year after Adventure Awake's inaugural trip to Georgia, Amanda Dixon reflects on how much she's transformed, and tells a beautiful story of her Adventure Awake experience. 

How to Be Yourself.

How to Be Yourself.

Doing the work is not about being like anyone else. Doing the work is about knowing yourself wholly. It’s about being willing and being vulnerable. It’s understanding where right and wrong and bad and good are words that are no longer serving you, so that you can finally be yourself

It's time to Give Credit for What we Know.

It's time to Give Credit for What we Know.

We are all constantly absorbing new information from the internet, from our peers and friends, from our teachers, and from our families. But are we doing it consciously? 

How to Avoid Autopilot in the Office (and in Life)

How to Avoid Autopilot in the Office (and in Life)

Our comfort zone is not a static thing. Just like us, it changes. What used to make us uncomfortable probably won't after some time spent habituating to it. In order to continue growing, we must keep reaching for the unknown. 

5 Steps to a Happier Perspective on Anything.

5 Steps to a Happier Perspective on Anything.

Many of us have been told, at some point in our lives, that we’re looking at life through rose-colored glasses.

When someone says this, they’re really suggesting that since our lenses are rose-tinted, we’re seeing things as nicer than they really are. Rosy perspectives are painted as naive and irresponsible.

I think this is a load of crap that doesn’t help anyone.

In truth, if we’re wearing glasses at all, they’re likely clouded dark, not rosy, by the negative stories we tell ourselves...

The Power of Not Knowing

The Power of Not Knowing

A voyage to discover curiosity for the sake of curiosity, and not for the sake of finding answers; an exercise in learning to not rescue myself.