Inspirational

Inspirational

This is where I babble about my silly epiphanies, my random thoughts and my aha moments.

Three Year Anniversary Since Leaving Vancouver Canada

Eva & Alfonz Canadian Expats in France
Wow, how time flies. August 2nd was the three year anniversary of our family leaving Canada to pursue happiness in the intoxicating dream continent of Europe. I know, people still think we are a little crazy. I assure you, however, if we are crazy, we are very happy in this state of mind. Moving away from family and friends is not for the faint...

Age of Aquarius and Happiness

world peace through the age of Aquarius
'Enlightened leadership is spiritual if we understand spirituality not as some kind of religious dogma or ideology where we experience values like truth, goodness, beauty, love and compassion, and also intuition, creativity, insight and focused attention.' Deepak Chopra After class today I thought, wow, what an awesome time in world history we live in! I asked a group of students between...

New Year’s Resolutions 2013

Like this photo, when you visualize the course of your immediate future, what do you see on the horizon? New Year’s Resolutions 2013 It is the season for vowing to stop smoking, lose ten pounds and stop yelling at your kids. Do resolutions work for you? Here is my list... Finish My Book  I had a hard time finding the ending to our book...

A Quiet Moment- Sunday Mass

Saint Stephen's collegiate Church in Capestang, Languedoc-Rousillon France, was built in the 14th century but never completed. Gothic architecture has the feel of a cathedral, with a large open ceiling, and beautiful stain glass windows. The Collegiate Church of St. Etienne, started in the 13th century has remains of an older church thought from the 11th century underneath it. If the...

HGTV & the Hamori family leave Capestang

House Hunters International film crew
  Lucky in the Languedoc of France Home and Garden Channel This was the TV promotions blurb about our family's TV debut on House HUnters International. I cannot believe it was in 2012, but as the world turns, it looks like we will be doing another TV show about our move from Capestang France to Budapest Hungary! Stay tuned, and we will...

Expat and Third Culture Kids

expats or third culture kids Multi
  Third Culture Kids (TCK)  refers to children integrating aspects of their first culture and their new culture, creating a unique “third culture”.  Kate from Flight of the Wines Poured shared with me some of her experiences as a Third Culture Kid now all grown up living in southern France. I had never even heard the term before, nor thought there was others like...

Four years as Expats in France

2015 Hamori family photo
Happiness, gladness or joy is a mental or emotional state of well-being defined by positive or pleasant emotions ranging from contentment to intense joy. A variety of biological, psychological, religious and philosophical approaches have striven to define happiness and identify its sources. My life is dedicated to find my personal sources of happiness. To know what I love and not to...

Who are you?

bloggers are losers
I want to know who our readers are. Of course I see the stats and have a rough idea where you live, how long you visit us for and even know the most frequent visitors personally. But I want to know, who you really are. Have you taken action in your own life towards fulfilment and happiness? Are you living the best...

One Year Left to Live

It started with a letter to my husband. A simple post on what if you only had one year left to live. From there we started to plan how we would make our dream a reality. I hope this brings you a little inspiration. Here is the letter to Alfonz, One year left to live, what would you do? Where would you go?...

The Reconstruction of Eva – The Power of Self Analysis

Lamborghini, find yourself
Just a note to our readers... this is not the usual post about travelling or moving to a foreign country, but a very personal account what travelling throughout Europe and moving allowed me to accomplish on a personal level.  I believe we all have the ability to determine our futures through the power of thought, the law of attraction...