Big Power in Tiny Acts of Kindness

November 30, 2012 by  
Filed under current, Guest Space

It is my pleasure to welcome Melissa Dinwiddie to our pages today! More about Melissa below. In February of 2011, I gave myself a gift: as an experiment, for one month, I committed to spending fifteen minutes every day making art, just for fun, just for me. I wanted to share about it here, during […]

Cherish Your Self

November 29, 2012 by  
Filed under current, Serenity Space, Wisdom Space

Are you taking care of your number one asset? That one thing you just could not do without? Your number one asset is that glass ball you’re juggling – and often almost dropping – without really paying attention. When you don’t take care of your number one asset, things can go bad, fast. And at […]

Making a Mess in the Sandbox is Kindness 101

November 27, 2012 by  
Filed under current, Wisdom Space

I have something very new and exciting for you today. This is my first video conversation, and it’s with the delightful Melissa Dinwiddie. Melissa is an artist, a writer, a singer-songwriter-performer, and a creativity instigator who is on a mission to empower people to follow their creative calling. I first met Melissa about 18 months […]

I choose

November 26, 2012 by  
Filed under Breathing Space, current

I choose to rise up out of that storm and see that in moments of desperation, fear, and helplessness, each of us can be a rainbow of hope, doing what we can to extend ourselves in kindness and grace to one another. And I know for sure that there is no them – there’s only […]

Spontaneous Kindness

November 22, 2012 by  
Filed under Breathing Space, current

Always set high value on spontaneous kindness. ~Samuel Johnson- image credit A Note from our Sponsor Kick Start Your Change We believe that change — real, lasting change — comes from the application of great ideas, not just the reading and thinking about them. So we have partnered with some amazing experts to create a […]

Courage to Face Life

November 20, 2012 by  
Filed under Breathing Space, current

The ideals which have lighted my way, and time after time have given me new courage to face life cheerfully have been kindness, beauty and truth. ~Albert Einstein~ image credit: 53mm photography

Kindness in silence

November 19, 2012 by  
Filed under current, Living Space

The everyday kindness of the back roads more than makes up for the acts of greed in the headlines. ~Charles Kuralt Kindness happens in the silence and often goes unnoticed. It happens on the fringes of the world and it happens in the moment. Often it comes from the people who have nothing else to […]

Meditations on Kindness

November 16, 2012 by  
Filed under current, Energy Space

Take a short break to meditation on kindness. A deep breath to refuel and nourish yourself as you move through your day. If you’re reading this in an email or feed, please click on this link to view the video. Meditations on Kindness from Linda Binns on Vimeo. About Our Energy Space Contributor Linda Binns […]

Sharing the Light

November 15, 2012 by  
Filed under Breathing Space, current

Thousands of candles can be lighted from a single candle, and the life of the candle will not be shortened. Happiness never decreases by being shared. ~Buddha image: Alice Popkorn A Note from our Sponsor Kick Start Your Change We believe that change — real, lasting change — comes from the application of great ideas, […]

Pain and Kindness

November 14, 2012 by  
Filed under current, Mothering Space

What is my purpose in life? Why am I here? What work am I mean to do in this world? So many people wrestle with these questions. And the struggle is painful. Instead of looking like doorways to vitality and opportunity, they can pull on us like dead weights. I knew that for me the […]

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