Which meditation should I choose?


Do you belong to those who believe that meditation is not for them? Could it be that you have not yet found the right meditation for you? Read on if you want to learn more about the different types and their effects, about trial and error and about listening to yourself.

The 7 attitudinal foundations of mindfulness


Mindfulness is often mentioned along with meditation, yoga, wellness, self-care. But what exactly does it mean? Well, it's an attitude towards life. Being mindful or practicing mindfulness lets us deal with situations in a certain way. This way, mindfulness is not only valuable in meditation but in life in general. This article explains the 7 basic attitudes behind mindfulness.

What is stress?


Everyone knows what we mean when we say we are „stressed”. But what happens really when we experience stress? And how can we counteract it? This article offers answers to both questions and a little more.

Bringing joy and ease (back) to meditation


Why I write this article In conversations with others, I have noticed that many people seem to have some kind of exaggerated respect for meditation. This is more of a hindrance than a help. Many seem to see meditation as something, one „should do” in order to lead a better life. Something that is „good for you”, but requires strict discipline. It is associated with asceticism, not pleasure, and...

My top 20 of little things you can do for your well-being


The Internet is full of good advice on how to make your life more beautiful and better. Everybody’s talking about self-love and well-being, which can be quite overwhelming from time to time. I am well aware of that. And yet, I would like to share with you a list of little tips and tricks which really help me to feel good, strong, grounded and connected to myself. Because apart from all the hype...

Work as Meditation: a daily rendezvous with my ego and its fellow monsters


What reasons can you imagine that would motivate someone to volunteer as an unpaid worker in a commune and to face their inner abysses? I know a few good reasons for this step and I did it. I was driven by the desire to explore myself and to dare what you could call a lifestyle-experiment. I wanted to see what would happen if I – a pretty autonomous single, living in my own apartment – were to...