英会話 – TED Lessons

Hearing Jarrett Krosoczka's TED Talk about the lunch ladies reminded me of one of my grade school friends. Growing up I had a lot of allergies and therefore couldn't eat the hot lunch served at my elementary school. I always had to bring my own lunch. I remember the other students would line up in… Read more »

All the big decisions in my life came from my heart. A message brought to you with love, light and blessings from Marci Kobayashi at marcikobayashi.com

All the big decisions in my life came from my heart - that quiet, knowing space inside where decisions are effortless. I don't like to admit it but in my daily life I am often motivated by money and what other people think. I chose today's TED Talk by David Brooks because I am trying… Read more »

Routine and organization help me relax so my mind is free to wander. A message brought to you with love, light and blessings from Marci at marcikobayashi.com

I chose today's TED Talk by Kitra Cahana because I ran away one time when I was in preschool. According to my mother, it was only for a few hours. Though I was little, I still remember the feelings of anger, liberation and sadness. I used to imagine traveling and using survival skills to live… Read more »

Marci Kobayashi - I can't imagine my life without books

I can't imagine my life without books. I chose today's TED Talk by Brian Dettmer because I love his unique way of re-positioning physical books. Most of the books I read today are in digital format. I don't need to hold the physical book to feel the same excitement and wonder. I love the feeling… Read more »

I know that simply covering up a problem rarely makes it go away. I usually need to examine and work from within to ease the discomfort, whether it is physical, mental, emotional or even spiritual. Joe Landolina's TED Talk about the gel he developed to instantly stop bleeding reminded me of this. His gel is… Read more »

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