Monthly Archives: June 2011

Dear Man: Another Way to Apologize to Men

Over the last week, A Manifesto for Conscious Women has received accolades and attacks from men and women.  One of the biggest criticisms was how we mirrored Arjuna Ardagh and Gay Hendricks’ “A Manifesto for Conscious Men.”  While elements of our Manifesto were sincerely heartfelt, overall our piece had a different tone. It was purposely written… Read more »




Honoring Men: A Manifesto for Conscious Women by Mary Allen & John Cole

Last fall, Arjuna Ardagh and Gay Hendricks shared the Manifesto for the Conscious Man on Facebook and then, more recently, a video, called “Dear Woman.” Arjuna also posted The Art of Worshiping Women at the Huffington Post. These pieces triggered strong reactions in many, ranging from appreciation to anger and everything in between. The intention was… Read more »




Inner Peace with Your Willingness to PERSEVERE.

Yep, it’s Wednesday… and here’s your weekly boost! ENJOY. In my many years of business and life, I realize that there are quite a few things that separate the good from the great. But, if you asked me to only pick one reason why some or more successful than others, I would offer you this…your… Read more »




Inner Peace and Radiance

Ladies…this one is for you! I am super-excited about something … and you will be too! Trust me. Every woman, whether she’s single, in a relationship or married wants to have a magnetic presence, and feel yummy, confident and delicious in her own skin! A few weeks ago, in Huntington Beach, I had a juicy… Read more »




Arnold Schwarzenegger and Maria Shriver’s separation: Were you affected? (Part II)

Last Friday, we explored why celebrity divorces and breakups, like the buzz about Arnold Schwarzenegger and Maria Shriver’s potential divorce, can affect us exponentially. If you missed it CLICK HERE. Today, I’ve got a few tips to apply when you feel jostled by news of a pending divorce. Finding inner peace in the face of… Read more »




Arnold Schwarzenegger and Maria Shriver’s Separation: Were you affected? (Part I)

On May 9, 2011, many of us read in the LA Times, “Former Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger and his wife, Maria Shriver, have separated, with Shriver moving out of their Brentwood mansion while the two determine the next step in their 25-year marriage.” It’s startling to read about any celebrity couple parting ways after years of… Read more »