The Seven Stones Blog

We invite you to explore our thoughts, ideas and reflections on our journey through the maze of scarcity into our understanding of Sustainable Abundance.

Resting in a World on Fire

By Jen Cohen

When is the last time you felt deeply rested? On the Run: A dear colleague of mine recently told me that she feels guilty “every minute” she is not working. Ouch. What do you tell yourself about work, productivity, rest? What messages did your parents give you? What messages are we all constantly bombarded with?…

I Belong

By Danielle King

“I belong, I know I belong because I am here” All it took was four words—four simple words on a piece of cardboard—to transform an anxious and uncomfortable experience into an easygoing one instead. On a recent road trip, I encountered these four transformative words, and they changed my way of thinking about where I…

I Am Enough

By Sue Richardson

“We are born fully complete, creative, resourceful and capable,” we write in the 7 laws of enough. Think about that. We often forget this truth because we live in a model of scarcity—of “not enough”—as individuals, communities and in society as a whole. At the individual level, scarcity looks something like “I’m not rich enough,…

Stories Matter

By Gina LaRoche

What is my story? We begin our journey by recognizing the stories we tell ourselves and the ones that were handed to us as a birthright. These stories become a set of invisible forces – social, cultural, economic and environmental – that are shaping our beliefs and assumptions. They can have undue influence on our…