But Why?

We all want to feel more alive, happier, healthier, with more passion and purpose. We want to feel fulfilled in the lives we lead. Wakes is about waking up our truest potential to be who we really are. We believe human nature is essentially happy, healthy, passionate and purposeful. But we will never be able […]

Gratitude Practice: 2 Easy Ways to Start​

As we are coming up on our Grateful Gathering retreat, Ada and I are getting in the seasonal mood and reflecting on our own relationships with gratitude. I am keenly aware this year of what a powerful practice gratitude is, and how wonderful it is that North American culture at large (as well as others) […]

Start Here

Firstly, welcome. We want to say first off, that your sharing life with us (even in this anonymous digital-one-sided-conversation-kind-of-way)  is the fulfillment of our dreams and our incredible honor to have your attention. We are all about celebrating all the joys, big and small. And we hope to someday get the even great honor of […]