When we talk about spring cleaning, we often are referring to donating clothes or items from around the house, refreshing our spaces in honor of good weather and the sense of newness that the spring season brings. As blooms start to emerge and cold weather turns warmer, we are met with an overwhelming sense of resilience. We are reminded by nature that although humans are small and individual, we are all part of the same network, living life on the same planet. We cannot avoid the change that a new season brings; we can simply find ways to thrive together amidst whatever comes next.
It’s opening day for baseball and in my house that is a day to celebrate. I married into a baseball-loving family. I have learned the rules over the years and thankfully my husband answers all of my questions about the game. I started thinking about one of my FAVORITE kindness stories of baseball during COVID. It happened in August of 2020.
Home is Home
Home is home, and I’m finally back! After working remotely for the past several weeks with my hubby in Southern California, I am back in my own home office and you know what? I feel a little like George Bailey in “It’s a Wonderful Life”. I’m so grateful for my home and have a new perspective for my office and all the ease I have running my business and my personal life here.
Beginning the New Year with Hope
Perhaps you are beginning this new year with a little bit of hope again. I hope you made time to replenish your tank during the final days of the year. As the calendar changes to a new year, it feels like a fresh start.
World Kindness Day 2022
World Kindness Day 2022 is on November 13th. Kindness + Curiosity = Human Connections. How we react is always our choice. Hate is never the answer.
Kindness is Teachable
Kindness is teachable, clearly so is hate. Last weekend, I listened to Rabbi and a Preacher giving sermons about love, inclusion, and humankind. The Rabbi told us, the Jewish answer to the question, "Am I my brother’s keeper and my sister’s keeper?" is a resounding...
Falling Into Kindness
If kindergartners can, managers can too Falling into kindness this autumn could be the transformation your organization's culture needs. My kids are both young adults now, but it’s hard not to feel like September is a new year. Even if you aren’t attached to a school...
Cultivating Kindness when Feeling Overwhelmed
Linda’s list of five things for cultivating kindness when feeling overwhelmed, because sometimes we get wrapped up in our frenetic world.
Sense of Wellbeing Exercises
3 Good Things An Exercise Intended to Increase Sense of Wellbeing Sense of wellbeing exercises are important for us for all kinds of reasons. Intentional thinking, as we do in 3 Good Things, helps to keep us centered and nourishes all aspects of life. This simple...