glass batteries, Awesome Stories

Awesome Stories 312

This week Awesome Stories brings you music therapy, consumerism, better batteries, and revolutionary love. Music Therapy Rex is a musical savant who uses his gift to promote awareness of autism and help others use music to find healing and joy in their lives. Diagnosed at an early age with autism, Rex wowed audiences with his prodigious…

love at work, Awesome Stories

Awesome Stories 311

This week Awesome Stories brings you human books, children at play, love at work, and special athletes. Children at Play This article really resonates with me. I’ve often wondered whether kids are being pushed too hard to excel at school, grades, and sports. According to Luis Fernando Llosa, children are being robbed of their childhoods.…

BloomBars, Awesome Stories

Awesome Stories 310

This week Awesome Stories brings you mushroom remedies, soul truths, BloomBars, and sacred life. Mushroom Remedies If Paul Stamets has his way, we might not need Monsanto, GMOs, or pesticides. He’s created several natural remedies using mushroom spores in proprietary formulas to address environmental problems like pest control, toxic cleanup, and more. After years of testing, Paul…

Awesome Stories 309

This week Awesome Stories brings you nature’s magic, kindness, compassion, and better relationships. Nature’s Magic I periodically feature Mike Oblinski’s wonderful storm photos, but here is something different from Mike. He and his buddies go on a yearly road trip to get lost and discover new places. I love their sense of adventure and this magical…

silence, Awesome Stories

Awesome Stories 308

This week Awesome Stories brings you better teaching, preserving silence, miracle messages, and comfort cases. Better Teaching In this article, Parker Palmer shares what he had learned as a teacher, educator and group facilitator. His core premise is that teachers need to bring their whole person to their teaching. In most education systems the personal…

floating city, Tahiti, Awesome Stories

Awesome Stories 307

This week Awesome Stories brings you floating cities, peace, beautiful business, and music for change. Floating Cities Blue21 is a social design company that wants to help inspire and empower cities to expand onto the water. They believe communities on water might be our best hope for dealing with climate change challenges and are focused…

roses. valentine's day

Awesome Stories 306 – Valentine’s Edition

This week Awesome Stories brings you love stories, self-love, love without labels, and roses. Roses Roses represent love on so many levels, bridging gaps in age, gender, race, history, and religion. Maybe we should create a National Rose Day. 🙂 They have a rich history of symbolism, representing everything from purity to love, passion, fertility, death,…

regenerative agriculture, Awesome Stories

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This week Awesome Stories brings you regenerative agriculture, diversity, kindness, and better teaching. Regenerating the Planet Embracing regenerative agriculture may be our best plan to both reverse climate change and repair ecosystems. According to research from the Rodale Institute, regenerative agriculture might be able to sequester up to 40% of current CO2 emissions, and maybe even…

play, poetry, silly rhyme

Playful Possibilities

Playful Possibilities ~ playing I am free full of joy in being me Gypsy Brad is my name play is our best game ~ once upon a silly hat we had a very nice chat bouncing up and down like a cheerful clown ~ should you feel a frown we can turn you upside down…

The Venus Project, Awesome Stories

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This week Awesome Stories brings you the Venus Project, compassion, Random Acts of Flowers, and healing our democracy. The Venus Project The Venue Project is a bold project to redesign the culture of our world in a sustainable way that elevates the quality of life for humans while protecting the planet. The cornerstone of this dramatic…