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Decluttering to Relieve Suffering

For years and years going home for the holidays has been bittersweet. My mom works hard to make me feel loved year around, and the holidays are no exception. She ... read full story

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Taking the Time Really Matters

On the way to the train station we found a mobile phone on the street; battery out, seemed broken. I decided to pick it up and try to put it ... read full story

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Microscopic Actions With Profound Effects

This past fall, my husband and I stopped into the local Aldi for groceries. While checking out, I did my usual practice of responding to the cashier's usual, "How are ... read full story

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  • Posted by heirloommaters
  • Jan 17, 2018
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Meeting An Everyday Hero

Last night my husband and I were taking a post-dinner stroll in a nearby parking lot, when we saw a man bent over on the ground, crushing something with a ... read full story

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  • Posted by neha.phukan
  • Jan 16, 2018
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How did you practice
Kindness today?

  • Shared by artofwords1958 on Jan 20, 2018

    A couple of days ago, I offered to do the last web update at work so that Bridget, a coworker could leave on time.
  • Shared by artofwords1958 on Jan 20, 2018

    This is actually a few days ago, catching up, I gave a heartfelt thank you to our bus driver, who does such a good job every day getting us to and from the city for work.
  • Shared by Mish on Jan 20, 2018

    🤗 Made me giggle, so thought I'd share :)
  • Shared by ryandavid on Jan 20, 2018

    have we learned this yet
  • Shared by patjos on Jan 20, 2018

    "As we lovingly befriend ourselves, we understand the true nature of friendship." The LOVE FOUNDATION. Happy day everyone! :)))
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  • Shared by kmbhai on Jan 20, 2018

    Happy weekend dear friends...
  • Shared by janfour on Jan 20, 2018

    it is a goal of my new year to sit with uncomfortable feelings
  • Shared by BlissForgive on Jan 20, 2018

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