A School for Creativity, Consciousness & Clarity

Conscious Contributions

At The Broad Place giving back is essential for us. We have been greatly inspired by this quote by French artist Paul Gauguin, “I shut my eyes in order to see” as for us it describes meditation so perfectly, (even though we’re unsure what he was intending with his quote!).  Vision is incredibly important for…
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Resolutions vs Intention Setting

I hope you had a wonderful Christmas/Festivus/Whatever You Celebrate and time to nourish and renew. Emily spent the time settling into her new home on the beach, Arran and I also spent time on the beach with family, and Shearry has been relaxing with her daughter and family. A beautiful time for all of us…
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Little fish. Big fish.

The above is from David Lynch’s wonderful book Catching The Big Fish. He’s an avid meditator and has done incredible work sharing and encouraging people to learn meditation. I love the idea of all kinds of fish (ideas) swimming around in our consciousness. That we can hook up at anytime with the right practices, techniques…
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The Broad Place Products on Sale Ends Sunday!

We have created over the years many beautiful hand made artisanal items and we wanted to offer them to our ‘letter receivers’ a special pre-christmas sale of 30% off everything in our online store. You can confidently purchase gifts for yourself (my favourite type hehehe) or others ethical and conscious items of the highest grade. …
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How Much Does It Cost

Seth Godin hopped into my inbox this morning with a blog post on ‘How Much Does It Cost’. It was about producing things, the investment, scaling, unit pricing and opportunity cost. It’s one area of life to consider. Increasingly though, I’m more interested in how much will it cost emotionally, spiritually, physically. How much time…
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