Lucid Practice

A Blog Featuring Enriching Content on Travel, Wellness, Art, and Yoga

22 Mar
2014

The Best PR Advice You’ve Never Heard – from Facebook’s Head of Tech Communications

First round review writes an *inspiring* piece on branding and start ups. Check it out when you have the opportunity. This piece can help focus your personal blog, your brand, life, or business. “Imagine you’re sitting across from a reporter at lunch. You’re telling them what you do, your story, why they should care about your product. […]

20 Mar
2014

Where we are: Montañita, Ecuador

Having an amazing experience at Hostel Esperanto in Montañita, Ecuador. More to come. 

20 Mar
2014

Opportunities abound in bad times as well as good times. In fact, the opportunities are often greater when the conventional wisdom is that everything is going into the toilet.

~ Tim Ferriss, The Four Hour Work Week

19 Mar
2014

Backpacking Across Colombia – A Lucid Practice Travel Guide

Backpacking Across Colombia That’s right. Colombia. I know what you’re thinking, “Hello!? Don’t you think you’re, like, going to get abducted by the drug cartel and… die?” That is, sadly, just about what I said to Brian two months ago when he suggested that we travel across this once-taboo South American country. Had I actually heard […]

19 Mar
2014

Uncertainty and the prospect of failure can be very scary noises in the shadows. Most people will choose unhappiness over uncertainty.

~ Tim Ferriss, The Four Hour Work Week

17 Mar
2014

The first jump shot. A story of faith and basketball.

The mystery of faith is a beautiful thing.

17 Mar
2014

What we fear doing most is usually what we most need to do. As I have heard said, a person’s success in life can usually be measured by the number of uncomfortable conversations he or she is willing to have. Resolve to do one thing every day that you fear.

~ Tim Ferriss, The Four Hour Work Week

16 Mar
2014

Gluten Free Banana Pancakes Recipe

Gluten Free Banana Pancakes Recipe Are you looking for a great gluten free banana pancakes recipe? Do you enjoy eating pancakes, but not the tired, bloated, foggy feeling afterwards?  Ditch the Bisquick and try out this healthy recipe made from scratch! Gluten Free Banana Pancakes Recipe Ingredients (yields 2 medium sized pancakes): 1 C. gluten free oat […]

16 Mar
2014

Good relationships don’t just happen. They take time, patience, and two people who truly want to be together.

~ Unknown

13 Mar
2014

“Pick Up the Pieces” – Average White Band

Some jazzy funk. Enjoy! Hakuna Matata

11 Mar
2014

Backpacking Boquete, Panama Travel Guide – Average Daily Cost – $18 Per Day

Backpacking Boquete, Panama Travel Guide Boquete, Panama : How to get there and what to do: Boquete, Panama proved to be the perfect change of pace from the hot sun of Costa Rica. Boquete is located in the hills of Northwest Panama, and it’s a great spot for all types of travelers. While this mountain town […]

10 Mar
2014

Interesting New Technology: Spritz Speed Reading

Elite Daily said it well when they said, “The reading game is about to change forever.” First try using Spritz at a speed that the average American reads, 250 Words Per Minute: Now, what exactly is Spritz? Spritzing is reading text with Spritz Inc.’s patent-pending technology. When you’re spritzing, you’re reading text one word at a time […]

10 Mar
2014

Elon Musk interview at Stanford Business School

Global Possibilities sums up this new Elon Musk Interview well: “As Musk says in the interview, when he was in college he came to the conclusion that a few things would have a huge impact on humanity: the development of the internet (giving our civilization a kind of nervous system, so that any part of […]

10 Mar
2014

Where you want to find love and acceptance you may have to first show love and acceptance, because love can be returned only when it is given.

9 Mar
2014

George Strait – It Just Comes Natural

Fire burns, waves crash, seeds grow and good things last….

9 Mar
2014

“Optimism is the faith that leads to achievement. Nothing can be done without hope and confidence.”

  Photograph of actor/model Quinn Tu taken by Danielle Lussier of Lucid Practice

8 Mar
2014

Works of art that merely evoke admiration rarely stimulate the mind and have little effect on behavior.

8 Mar
2014

Yoga and Athletics Interview : Sage Rountree

Yoga and Athletics Interview : Sage Rountree We have a special guest interviewee for this week’s interview which is focused mainly on yoga and athletics. This is the final week of our 8 week yoga interview questions and answers series. For each of the past 8 weeks, we’ve presented interviews of 8 influential yoga bloggers. […]

7 Mar
2014

Being conscious of our success is not important. The left hand shouldn’t know what the right hand is doing. That can lead to vanity.