Tag: Kindness

Kindness begins with ourselves

Kindness begins with ourselves
I’ve been on a big kindness kick.  It began in conversations with my children.  I still remember the kids’ names that were mean to me when I was their age.  It is critical for me to enforce the effect bullying and hurtful comments has on not only classmates, but everyone, even adults. Small tasks such as... Read more »

Replace Anger with Loving Kindness

Replace Anger with Loving Kindness
I read these words recently and jotted them down in my iPhone notes section to remember and use as a mantra. “Replace Anger with Loving Kindness.” When we are running late for camp and my daughter can’t find her shoes, then wants to go back upstairs to find a specific stuffed animal, my son has... Read more »

Fair Oaks Farms reminded me the power of kindness

Fair Oaks Farms reminded me the power of kindness
Before school started my kids and I went on a road trip to Indianapolis.  On the way home, we stopped at Fair Oaks Farm to use the bathroom and stretch our legs.  It was a beautiful day and we were in no rush to get home, so I decided to buy tickets to allow the kids... Read more »
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