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Thanks For The Footprint

I went to University in Canada (from UK) for one term and made a really good friend who was from Burkina Faso. I would otherwise not really have had the chance ... read full story

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  • Apr 11, 2014
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19 Lessons Learned From a Friend

1. Give money you can spare to someone who needs it and then pretend you never had it. 2. Let someone tell a story without feeling the need to one-up them ... read full story

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  • Apr 17, 2014
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Gasoline, A Burger Meal, and a Kiss!

Yesterday afternoon in St. Louis Mo it was rainy and light snow. While pumping gas, a young man approached me and asked if he could pump my gas for a ... read full story

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  • Apr 17, 2014
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Turning Lemons Into Lemonsde.............

Every so often an especially insightful book prompts me to reflect on or change my behavior, attitudes or both. Years ago, after reading “Type A Behavior and Your Heart” by ... read full story

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  • Apr 14, 2014
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How did you practice
Kindness today?

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    all is well
  • Shared by balanaresh on Apr 24, 2014

    Couriers in India are delivered by young men in cycles navigating daunting urban traffic in the hot sun. We give these boys a small cool pack of Mango juice when they deliver our courier
  • Shared by Jolly on Apr 24, 2014

    Quote of the day
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  • Shared by mindyjourney on Apr 24, 2014

    *Caption -- if you want to fly, give up everything that weighs you down.
  • Shared by Mish on Apr 23, 2014

    I do!! Coming here is such a "natural high"!! Boy are we blessed. Grateful. Off to play in The Universe now... have fun dear KindSpringers!!! CAPTION: I LIKE WHO WE ARE WHEN WE ARE AROUND US!!
  • Shared by truthunltd on Apr 23, 2014

    " People who Hate You are just the Confused Admirers ... They can't figure out the reason why Everyone Loves You."

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