Serenity Matagorda Isle

Gary & Cindy Renard Workshop

THE ATTAINMENT OF PEACE: UNDOING THE EGO THROUGH FORGIVENESS There is a way of being in the world that defies the laws of the universe. It is possible to get in touch with your true nature, which is immortal and fearless. Learn how to experience peace of mind regardless of[…]

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Fear & Scarcity Tribune Article 10/22/17

FEAR & SCARCITY The belief in scarcity produces the worm of anxiety in the stomach as a reminder to be afraid of future loss, lack and nonexistence.  Dr. Terry Cole-Whittaker  My philosophy professor in college gave a lecture on the innate intelligence of toddlers.  As parents begin socializing their toddlers[…]

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Work Ethic Sunday Tribune Lifestyle Article

WORK ETHIC Dictionary-  noun   the principle that hard work is intrinsically virtuous or worthy of reward. Let’s talk about the definition of work ethic.  Any description that uses the phrase “hard work” tends to get the same response as when someone yells “FIRE!” What  happened to the quality work ethic? […]

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Kindness and Compassion Tribune Article

KINDNESS AND COMPASSION In June 2016, the Dalai Lama, Stefani Joanne Germanotta and Philip Anschutz addressed the 84th Annual US Conference of Mayors in Indianapolis on the topic of kindness and compassion.  Veronica Radyak wrote about their exchange in V Magazine.  Radyak spoke of the Dalai Lama’s belief that humans[…]

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Happy Wine Trails Series- Lavaca Bluffs

HAPPY WINE TRAILS As a Wild Game and Wine Camofest 2018 wine committee co-chair, I set my intention to visit all wineries joining our wine team.  It made sense to me to follow the trail to where winery owners grow and produce Texas grapes leading to an impressive array of[…]

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Above Average Goals Tribune Article

ABOVE AVERAGE GOALS Where did September go and why is time flying by so quickly?  Distractions keep us from putting our whole heart into the gift of now.  I came across an article by Jenny Marchal titled, Warren Buffett Says Most People End up Being Average Because They Don’t Keep[…]

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Pilates & Chair Yoga Classes

Serenity Matagorda Isle, located on the Colorado River at 525 County Road 257, will be offering Chair Yoga and Pilates on Fridays beginning September 29th.  Pilates will be from 8:00am to 8:45am and Chair Yoga will be from 9:00am to 10:00am.  Chair Yoga is one of the gentlest forms of[…]

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Saving the Best for Last Tribune Article

Saving the Best for Last I find myself in a wealthy position at this time in life.  No, I did not win the Power Ball Lottery, yet, but I’ve come into something I’ve always wished for and that’s authentic friendships.  Make no mistake, I’m not referring to life-long friends all[…]

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Chair Yoga & Pilates Classes

Serenity Matagorda Isle, located on the Colorado River at 525 County Road 257, will be offering Chair Yoga and Pilates on Fridays beginning September 29th. Pilates will be from 8:00am to 8:45am and Chair Yoga will be from 9:00am to 10:00am. Chair Yoga is one of the gentlest forms of[…]

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Adjusting to the New Normal Tribune Article

Adjusting to the New Normal “How much longer?” is the mantra parents are hearing from their kids following the rollercoaster ride Hurricane Harvey took us on.  Because community scheduling and structure were blown right out of the window by Harvey, citizens are relieved that Matagorda County is   reopening schools, churches,[…]

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