people, power, reform

Wealth and Reform

Wealth and Reform I haven’t read the book Capital by Thomas Piketty, but most of us know about the growing power and wealth of the 1%. That term comes from his book that Paul Krugman sums up in the video below. The information in the video has greatly influenced my current views on our political…

Chicken Lady, Awesome Stories

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This week Awesome Stories brings you the Chicken Lady, playing with koans, serving tea and protecting mother earth. The Chicken Lady Amy Murphy dreamed up a great way to help those in need in her town of Greensboro, NC. She grew up eating fried chicken as a Southern comfort food and wondered if there was…

#Blesstival2016

Blessings Flowing – #Blesstival2016

Blessings Flowing – #Blesstival2016 This post is part of #Blesstival2016 to spread a wave of blessings around the globe. Created by Jamie of Sophie’s Children, the idea is to create and share a wave of blessings flowing around the globe. If you’re interested in adding your voice to the wave of blessings, then check out…

play therapy, Awesome Stories

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This week Awesome Stories brings you living bridges, children’s wisdom, a nurturing dog, play therapy, healing songs and rain forest preservation. Living Bridges This is one of the most creative and beautiful ideas I’ve seen in a long time. The tribal people of Meghalaya in northeastern India have developed an ingenious way of training tree roots…

The Magic Formula

The Magic Formula for the Good Life

Everyone wants to find the magic formula for the good life. And marketers are very happy to sell it to us. Want the formula for higher blog traffic?  click here. Want to have more love in your life?  click here. Want to be rich beyond your dreams?  click here. The problem with these programs is that we…