Thursday 05th August 2021,
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Browsing the "kindness" Tag


Honoring Martin Luther King, Jr.

Growing up, Martin Luther King, Jr. and I would often share a birthday, and I felt a special connection to him, and not just because I got the day off. His words struck me; even in my grammar school days, [...]

January 20, 2014 Blog Posts, Life, Quotes

Kindness Heals – Let’s ‘Live Like That’

I am convinced that anger is just hardened hurt and that kindness heals. And everything we do is really, at the core, a call for love, to be heard, to be seen…we must see and treat all people as an [...]

December 30, 2012 Blog Posts, Diaries, Help Others, Latest, Sing Along, Sing Along

The Power of Mirroring

When we feel we have no control, or we aren’t getting what we want out of life, it can bring us down. So, first things first, identify when and where you feel things aren’t working. The clearer we are, the [...]

May 3, 2012 Balance, Blog Posts, Life

7 Ways to Spread Kindness While Out and About

Yesterday I went to Staples to get supplies for my Challenge class, and when I was paying at the register, I noticed an adorable reusable shopping bag at the counter next to mine. [...]

May 2, 2012 Blog Posts, Help Others

Make Saturday Sweeter: Leave Behind Lolli-Flowers

When one of our incredible blog readers, Shalon, posted a comment about Kind Over Matter, I immediately went to their website. It was love at first sight. Shalon mentioned “Lolli-Flowers” that she read about on Kind Over Matter , and [...]

April 28, 2012 Blog Posts, DIY Fun, Style

Filling Polka-dot Boxes, Making Gift Baskets, and Meeting the Children…

So, if you read my blog Couponing for Good Part 1, you know all about the items me, LuLu, and the Little Man purchased at Walmart (using coupons from All You Magazine, the newspaper, and bargain shopping) for the All [...]

March 28, 2012 Blog Posts, Diaries, Help Others, Help Others Featured

What are You Giving this Holiday Season?

‘Tis the season, after all, so let’s take a moment to consider how we are really celebrating this year. Begin by thinking about what you are giving. In each moment, in every beautifully wrapped box, we have an extraordinary opportunity [...]

December 23, 2011 Balance, Blog Posts

8 Small Gestures You Can Do to Brighten Someone's Day

I went for my morning coffee, and a complete stranger completely made my day. She gave me a huge grin, and said she liked my shoes! I immediately smiled back, and complimented her on her handbag. I know, these are [...]

December 15, 2011 Blog Posts, Help Others, Life

Inspiring! Would-Be Bride Donates Reception to Homeless

Wow- this story is just an amazing example of stepping outside of yourself and your own problems to connect with people! A young  young woman in Colorado turned what most would consider a “sad occasion” into a night of sharing. [...]

November 28, 2010 Blog Posts, Help Others

A Kind Stranger…

On Friday night my LuLu went to see “The Wizard of Oz” with Nonni and Poppi. I love that play, and she has seen the movie almost a dozen times, so she was really excited. She even wore ruby red [...]

November 22, 2010 Blog Posts, Diaries, Feel Grace, Life, My Life, My Life Featured