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Hospital Art

I met an artist in the park today. She was working on a piece of art she had co-created with local school children. The images on the artwork, of happy ... read full story

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  • Aug 3, 2015
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Special Delivery

Recently our family had a special religious ceremony in our home that one of our elderly friends could not attend, due to poor health. After the event was finished, we ... read full story

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Have A Fierce Mind!

I left post it notes in the park on park benches in the sun this morning. This one was my favourite (and may go on the back of the front ... read full story

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  • Aug 3, 2015
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Really See Those Who Serve Us

After spending much time at the hospital with my 90 yr. old mother-in-law who fell and fractured her hip yesterday, we went out to finally have something to eat at ... read full story

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  • Jul 30, 2015
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How did you practice
Kindness today?

  • Shared by leoladyc728 on Sep 3, 2015

    I don't get to meditate every day but I do try to be mindful of the present. Today I took several breaks from my chores and just closed my eyes and tried to think of nothing.
  • Shared by Savraj on Sep 3, 2015

    Today I smiled at a baby while waiting in line at the grocery store. The baby rewarded me with a huge smile and "Hi!". The baby's mom turned to look at me and smiled too! Smiles are the best!
  • Shared by gayandkent on Sep 3, 2015

    Ate half a peanut butter sandwich in the car Amazed at how efficiently my you tongue shepherded the food around in my mouth. I was never aware of that before!
  • Shared by gmahin on Sep 3, 2015

    took a friend to lunch today...nice visit...and wonderful in the moment of mindful eating
  • Shared by grama on Sep 3, 2015

    Day2: Being here now. I did this several times today (while eating lunch, drinking tea, walking home, eating dinner, typing this). I feel quieter and calmer and more accepting of my life.
  • Shared by mbenshalom11 on Sep 3, 2015

    "I planned a community breakfast where I will serve a fun traditional Israeli dish from my Yemen roots". Made from veggies from the Laney Garden- Food connects
  • Shared by cclawrence on Sep 3, 2015

    I sat quietly today and listened to the sounds around me. It was nice to hear the noises that I seldom notice.
  • Shared by cboyce on Sep 3, 2015

    i was so thankful that today one of my being present moments was in a gentle yoga class, so relaxing and calming. Thank you for reminding me to have 4 others during my day today!
  • Shared by wavingatyou on Sep 3, 2015

    May I never take a warm bed for granted ♥
  • Shared by wavingatyou on Sep 3, 2015

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