We were inspired to write this article by this New York Times article. “Driving is governed by law, but it’s also shaped by norms. If enough people adopt the same driving style, then that behavior hardens into a communal disposition. Once people understand what is normal around here, more people tend to drive that way, too, [...]

By |2019-03-17T05:21:22-07:00January 17th, 2018|blog, Life Lessons, What's New|0 Comments

The Great Kindness Challenge

This project warms my heart.   It is obviously crucially needed and “on target” in today’s world plus it resonates with the message that boomed into my head as they pulled me out of my wrecked car after the tragic car accident that took my beloved husband Saul’s life:   “BE LOVING AND KIND TO [...]

By |2019-03-17T05:21:24-07:00September 7th, 2017|Life Lessons, What's New|0 Comments

The Age Of Aquarius

The hate and bigotry that fueled this election has found its positive mirror in the love and kindness being expressed by people who are becoming active in their local communities and also nationally, banding together to form groups that are standing up for what they believe in and actively defending those in our society who [...]

By |2019-03-17T05:21:24-07:00September 6th, 2017|Life Lessons, What's New|0 Comments

Kindness As A Magical Tipping Point

Jamil Zaki, director of the Stanford University Social Neuroscience Lab, is studying positive conformity and the spirit underlying it. This study is in sync with the message I distinctly heard just after my husband died next to me in a tragic car accident:   “Next, the two strong arms of an EMT were reaching in [...]

By |2019-03-17T05:21:24-07:00October 8th, 2016|Life Lessons, What's New|0 Comments

Toxic Family Members

“Negative family members are more often than not jerks and it is important to keep this in mind when you are trying to handle a situation. They will try to bully you, pick on you for any reason they can find, and also belittle you for those reasons. You do not have to stand around [...]

By |2019-03-17T05:21:24-07:00October 8th, 2016|Life Lessons, What's New|0 Comments

Do We See Our Deceased Loved Ones Before We Die? And What Comes Next?

“People think it’s just confusion or the drugs,” explains Maggie Callanan. As a hospice nurse for more than 27 years, she has helped more than 2,000 dying men and women in their last days. “But frankly, the confusion is ours. The patient knows what is going on.” Hospice workers often speak of dying people seeing [...]

By |2019-03-17T05:21:24-07:00August 6th, 2016|Life Lessons, What's New|0 Comments

When Do Souls Leave The Body?

Photo Credit: Saul Vazquez via Facebook Powell County, Kentucky – On July 13, 2016, a motorcyclist was seriously injured during a crash and subsequently died in the hospital.  The photo above, taken by Saul Vazquez, has sparked much conversation on social media, because people believe that it shows the motorcycle driver’s spirit leaving [...]

By |2019-03-17T05:21:24-07:00July 19th, 2016|Life Lessons, What's New|1 Comment

Sheryl Sandberg Attitude

"It is the greatest irony of my life that losing my husband helped me find deeper gratitude—gratitude for the kindness of my friends, the love of my family, the laughter of my children," Sandberg said. "My hope for you is that you can find that gratitude—not just on the good days, like today, but on [...]

By |2019-03-17T05:21:24-07:00June 1st, 2016|Life Lessons, What's New|0 Comments