It's all in the mind
By Annalisa Barbieri - 05 February 12:00

Annalisa Barbieri wishes that more people would use their imagination

Knit me a bestseller
By Viv Groskop - 05 February 12:00

Observations on knitting

My Journey of Discovery
By Diana St Ruth - 05 February 10:17

How death sparked the beginning of a spiritual journey that led to Buddhism and a deep inquiry int

The science of ourselves
By Joe Moran - 29 January 12:00

Seventy years ago this week, a letter in the New Statesman launched the Mass-Observation project. It

Unkindest cuts of all
By Annalisa Barbieri - 29 January 12:00

A bad hairdo can destroy you. Find a stylist you can trust

In praise of wildness
By Jonathan Dawson - 25 January 14:17

Jonathan uses Findhorn's quiet time for reflection and tells us about a community resident who lives

Make do and mend
By Annalisa Barbieri - 22 January 12:00

Buy less, learn how to darn, and save the environment

Wrestling with Climate Change
By Jonathan Dawson - 18 January 15:04

The community's unique approach to the threat of climate change

Get a life
By Viv Groskop - 15 January 12:00

Every year 100,000 Britons seek the services of a life coach. Do you need one, too? Viv Groskop doub

Resolution: don't diet
By Nicholas Clee - 15 January 12:00

Nicholas Clee is determined to shop better and eat more brassicas (probably)

Let's talk pyjamas
By Annalisa Barbieri - 15 January 12:00

Your choice of bedwear speaks volumes, and what it says should be comforting

Making Ends Meet
By Jonathan Dawson - 11 January 15:40

Balancing the needs for a business head alongside the ethics of the ecovillage movement hasn't alway

Go to a sale? Are you mad?
By Annalisa Barbieri - 08 January 12:00

No, you don't want that purple swing coat. Annalisa Barbieri puts her foot down

Time Out with Nick Cohen
By Nick Cohen - 08 January 12:00

Poets and novelists have often tried to describe happiness. Andrew Oswald has found a way of countin

An appetite for flesh
By Jonathan Dawson - 04 January 14:36

A carnivorous Christmas has Findhorn's 'reformed vegetarians' salivating

A life in the day
By Kripamoya Das - 03 January 10:57

Meditation, chanting and ancient scripture define the routine of Krishna devotees

Singing in the streets
By Kripamoya Das - 02 January 13:57

Hare Krishnas have become a typical part of London life

A tribute to Eileen Caddy
By Jonathan Dawson - 21 December 10:19

Jonathan Dawson pays tribute to Findhorn co-founder Eileen Caddy who has died aged 89

A Christmas wardrobe
By Annalisa Barbieri - 18 December 12:00

Laying my outfit on the bed, making it almost lifelike, was my childhood ritual.

On the fringes?
By James Medhurst - 14 December 16:00

The mainstream media gives disabled people precious little coverage

Treading lightly on the planet
By Jonathan Dawson - 13 December 15:18

The results of Findhorn's ecological footprint analysis are encouraging - but there is still work to

The evil of pointy shoes
By Annalisa Barbieri - 11 December 12:00

Practicality rules men's footwear, writes Annalisa Barbieri, though whimsy sometimes gets a toehold

An alternative way of learning
By Jonathan Dawson - 08 December 11:02

The story of life at Findhorn continues with an explanation of the community's role in educating peo

A Sphinx, a G, or a Brazilian?
By Annalisa Barbieri - 04 December 12:00

A good waxing can change your life, or so they say.

Spears and loathing
By Annalisa Barbieri - 27 November 12:00

Britney's ditched her husband and got her groove back

Don't shop till you drop
By Annalisa Barbieri - 20 November 12:00

Let's return to an era of dressers and tailoring

The ideas corner: A plastic people future
By James Harkin - 20 November 12:00

Are we witnessing the birth of a cosmetic underclass? ask

No time to think
By Sian Berry - 20 November 9:55

Speeches, TV appearances, canvassing, photocalls - Sian's had a busy week!

Heading in for winter
By Jonathan Dawson - 06 November 17:03

The appearance of geese high in the northern sky after they've left their summer breeding ground in the Artic and head for over-wintering pastures signals a turning point in the year.

Shrinking Britain
By Hester Lacey - 06 November 12:00

Fancy a career change? Why not be a psychologist? It seems everyone else is . . . Psychology is now

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