Tag Archives: Kindness

Flying on the wings of….. kindness, appreciation, compassion and persistence

~ A  wish… that we may fly on the wings of….. kindness, appreciation, compassion and persistence ~ ~  Expanding upon this wish… with words from Brother David Steindl-Rast, from his beautiful and inspiring video “A Good Day” ~ “So these … Continue reading

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“Friday Wishes” …. feeling the goodness of giving and receiving caring, kindness, good will…..

~ ~ ~ ~   “Friday Wishes” Feeling the goodness of giving and receiving… …….feelings of being cared about……. …….warmth, goodness, kindness and love……. …….appreciation, affection and nurturing……. …….gentle encouragement and support……. …….uplifting positive energy……. …….giving and receiving kindness, goodness, … Continue reading

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“Friday Wishes”…to develop my abilities to “Stop, Step back, Reflect, Transform…”

~ ~ ~ ~   ~ ~ Noticing negative thoughts, feelings or reactions…. and then…. stopping…stepping back… evaluating….reflecting…using good reasoning…transforming ~   ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~   … 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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Nevertheless…. SHE persisted… WE persist in all walks of our lives…walking with compassion and love…

~ ~ ~ ~ “Women Have a Key Role in Ensuring Global Peace” ~ ~ ~ Encouraging excerpts from that  article: ~ ~ ~ The whole article… quite remarkable ideas! ~ ~ ~   ~ ~ Elizabeth Warren… a determined, … 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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“Bricolage….” … learning how to create…and re-create….a meaningful life….

 ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ A few years ago, I had no idea that the work I did…teaching school….or any job… any career … contributed so “automatically” to a such a deep and varied sense of  “a deeply meaningful life”…in … Continue reading

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