Guide to Awesome… Day 56

Kid President's Guide suggests this for Day 56: Love changes everything, so fill the world with it. How? Be kind. That's a start. Spread kindness around. Share with us or here. Visit here for inspiration. What other ways can you fill the world with love?

Not Always the Same

What does SPRING mean to you? Some will say these things: productivity, cultivation, blooms, growth, planting seeds, green, flowers, weddings, sunshine, bright, garden, clean, new beginnings, planning... For me, sometimes it seems like a lot of pressure. Pressure to... change grow achieve accomplish declutter dust off break out advance develop innovate create transition shift. Sometimes, … Continue reading Not Always the Same

Vacuum

One July, too long ago, I spent a week in New Orleans.  I was with my church and half us were spending time building homes with Habitat for Humanity and the other half of us organized and facilitated the summer bible school program the church in NOLA didn't have the staff to continue. Everyone worked during the … Continue reading Vacuum

Unplug

Ok. So, tomorrow is Saturday.  Totally a perfect day to unplug. Put down the phone.  Close the computer.  Power down the tablet.  For all intents and purposes, move all technology to the settings that you would feel secure if you were taking off on a flight with 100 air marshals ensuring your devices were in … Continue reading Unplug

Patience

When you're anxious or worried, be patient.  The key to patience opens the door of happiness. -Rumi What are you worried about? What are you anxious about? What can you do about that which you are worried and/or anxious? What is stopping you? What kind of person would you be if you were patient through worry … Continue reading Patience