Mindfulness begins at home. Preparing meals, washing dishes, paying attention to our bank account, playing with our children—all are opportunities to be fully present for our lives.

In line with his own ritual of uncovering culinary delights, chef and author John Thorne revels in the flavour, history, and community of Chinese Dumplings.

Kristi Nelson says awareness of our thoughts about money can ease tension and allow us to be more creative financially. 

Like any progressive mother, Karen Maezen Miller was torn when her daughter entered the Barbie stage. But what's worse—Barbie’s commercialism and hypersexuality, or Mom’s grown-up judgments and concepts?

John Thorne, author of Pot on the Fire: Further Exploits of a Renegade Cook, describes his hesitation toward, introduction to, and love affair with riso in bianco.

Mindful spending is a way of treating yourself, your community, and your money with respect, says Tara Gentile