Category Archives: Kindness

” Everything is interconnected and we have infinite influence, yet no control”

~ A quote, below, from Dungse Jampal Norbu… wisdom that I read several years ago Insights that I had printed out and taped under my computer monitor, beneath our kitchen cupboard doors and onto several walls of our home…. such … Continue reading

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But…but…but…I don’t really know what to do in these emergency times….

~ ~     ~   ~ ~ ~ ~     ~   ~ ~ ~ ~ ~   ~ ~   Part of Nurturing Thursdays, hosted at Becca Givens’ blog On Dragonfly Wings with Buttercup Tea     … Continue reading

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Sharing “baskets” …. filled with kindness, caring, sharing, supporting, encouraging, offering….

~ mmmmmmmm…. what could be nicer than offering…or…receiving…. ~ ~  “baskets”…. filled with kindness sharing…offering…exchanging ….kindness….caring….offering….sharing….supporting….encouraging…. ~ What could be nicer? ~ ~ What could be nicer than…offering or receiving… “baskets” filled with kindness? ~   ~ May each and … Continue reading

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The extraordinary power of kindness…for opening the “shutters” on our hearts

~ ~ ~ Perhaps, some days we might feel more “open-hearted”… our hearts feeling warm, loving, loved, connected and full. ~ Other days, we might feel a bit like there are “shutters” over our hearts… maybe a bit closed, cut … Continue reading

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Little drops of water, little grains of sand…little deeds of kindness, little words of love…

~ ~ ~ My mother used to recite this little poem to us, when we were little… a special sentiment… encouraging and nurturing kindness, generosity and love, reminding us to nurture ourselves and each other as we all travel through … Continue reading

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“Friday Wishes….” …. sharing baskets filled with kindness…

~ ~ Sharing…. “Friday wishes……..” ~ mmmmmmmm…. what could be nicer than offering…or…receiving…. ~ ~  baskets filled with kindness sharing…offering…exchanging kindness….caring….support….encouragement…. ~ What could be nicer? ~ ~ What could be nicer than…offering or receiving…a basket filled with kindness? ~ … Continue reading

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Oh look…..”Far away there in the sunshine are my highest aspirations….”

~ ~ ~ Far away, there in the sunshine are my highest aspirations. I may not reach them, but I can look up and see their beauty, believe in them, and try to follow them where they lead. ~ Louisa  … Continue reading

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