Kindness is not always easy to give

Kindness is not always easy to give. I strongly believe knowledge can increase compassion and kindness, however, it can become quite a challenge at times. Some forms of kindness are still a daily challenge for me personally. Lately, this soul scribble is a lot on my mind: Being kind towards yourself can be difficult, as also […]

Be honest, it is all about the gifts :-)

Be honest, it is all about the gifts 🙂 Not all cultures and religions will participate in the holiday season during December. And if they do, the way the celebrations are practiced are different too. No matter your belief-system, we all like gifts. To get them, to give them. With that on my mind, I […]

Belief-systems, unawareness, ignorance and (dis-)trust.

Frequently, I ask people during coaching sessions to reflect their selves. A subject that I address is to think about your own belief-systems. In particular, the hidden belief-systems that drive us all. “Hidden belief systems are what drive our life. Limiting beliefs are hard to see because they are unconscious and influence our behaviors and […]

Knowledge can increase compassion and kindness (Polygamy)

You might remember the articles I wrote about our Universal Human Rights, which I wrote mainly for this reason: These days violence, intolerance, racism, discrimination seems to increase again. More and more people need to flee their homes and/or their countries, in the hope to find safety and peace elsewhere on our big Dreampack. When even leaders have forgotten […]

Do not forget that our neighbors should not be forgotten

Today, May 4, my home-country remembers all Dutch victims who have been killed or murdered due to war. At 20.00 hours, the whole country is supposed to be silent for 2 minutes to remember, to honor, to reflect and to never forget. Initially, this day was meant to remember the victims of WWII, since 2011 […]

Knowledge can increase compassion and kindness (my faith)

You might remember the articles I wrote about our Universal Human Rights, which I wrote mainly for this reason: These days violence, intolerance, racism, discrimination seems to increase again. More and more people need to flee their homes and/or their countries, in the hope to find safety and peace elsewhere on our big Dreampack. When even leaders have […]