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1 Years Old to 100 Years Old

Saturday, November 7, 2015 - 07:00
Thought for the Day: 

Beauty lies within you no matter what age you are, do something that makes you feel beautiful today.

We grow older and too often we don’t realize where the time went. Here’s a small reminder to stop and take a day to breath in the world around you. This video is of people in the city of Amsterdam, a great documentary!

 

 

Finding a Balance to Balance your Life

Thursday, November 5, 2015 - 07:30
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Changing your routine may seem impossible but someday it will be inevitable, change it for the positive sooner.

The new year is approaching and this is a good article to help yourself to gain your balance. Too often we neglect ourselves, which may make us outstanding beings to others but think about it this way: Wouldn’t you be more useful to others with a balance in life. Try meditating, which can mean taking 30 minutes before bed. Put your phone to silent and try some of these.

  • Listen to relaxing music
  • Refresh your mind with a challenging puzzle
  • Read a book
  • Sit in silence
  • Massage yourself
  • Stretch your muscles

Volunteering, Good for the Body and Soul

Tuesday, November 3, 2015 - 07:30
Thought for the Day: 

Hard work may not seem fun but it greatly prepares us for the unknown future. It’s amazing to look back and think...”I’m glad I learned that back then”.

Volunteering may look good on your resume but it’s also good for the body and soul.

The author of this page asks you to ask yourself these questions before starting:

“What have I done in the past that I’ve enjoyed?”
“What do I want to do as a volunteer — and what would I rule out doing?”
“How much time can I commit?”
“What talents or skills can I offer?”
“What kinds of people do I want to work with?”
“What would I most like to learn by volunteering?”

Sometimes it is Just a Matter of Time

Sunday, November 1, 2015 - 07:30
Thought for the Day: 

Sometimes there’s a garden waiting to flourish under what appears to be hopelessness. Never give up.

You would never guess that a desert could look so alive. This desert received the right amount of rain and circumstances to change its appearance (if only for a little while).

  A beautiful display of nature that can be taken advantage of. Look and focus on the the beauty around you!.  

Don't be Afraid to Feel Bad

Thursday, October 29, 2015 - 07:30
Thought for the Day: 

You may think knocking someone down is in their best interest but don’t forget the important part of picking them back up.

NFL player knocked down, picked back up.

They were both playing the game and both knew the risks, still he felt guilty for the suffering that was caused from a tackle. While the race of these two NFL players shouldn’t have anything to do with anything, it’s still nice to see something like this.

Donate to Your Passion

Wednesday, October 28, 2015 - 07:00
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The color of an individuals skin should be seen in beauty, not as a basis for personality.

Everyone has a passion, it just so happens that these two have a passion to give for more diversity in the film industry, 10 million dollars should go a long way for these students in California. Everyone should aspire to give to what they are passionate about.

Don't Just Listen to the Bad Things they Say

Saturday, October 24, 2015 - 07:00
Thought for the Day: 

Most of the time it is best to make your own opinions instead of listening to others.

The cop doesn’t issue a ticket however, he issues car seats instead. A man down on luck received a pleasant surprise when he was expecting a ticket. This is just one of many stories about the good deeds our Police Departments do behind the scenes.

These Inspirational Stories Show us the Difference One Can Make

Friday, October 23, 2015 - 07:00
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You can't get where you're going without some motivation, help someone be proactive. For encouraging someone else will force you to be an example.

Red bus project for orphan awareness.

The Red Bus Project goes around to colleges to sell and buy clothes, proceeds are used to create awareness for orphan awareness. Read more about this project and how you can get involved.

This is one example of a famous individual who isn’t afraid to get their hands dirty. He’s an NFL player who continues his work with youth. Life gets busy but helping mold a child’s life is priceless.

What does your Disability Really Mean?

Thursday, October 22, 2015 - 07:00
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Disabilities are a challenge and those who own them tend to put the rest of us to shame. For, a true inspiration is defeating the odds when everyone shares their pity and you prove not to need it.

He was born with his limbs missing but is one of the most inspirational people in the world.

This YouTube video displays people who can inspire us all to do things that seem out of reach. Sometimes all it takes is a little inspiration from someone who defeated the odds.

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