Good News of the Dayimage

DailyGoodOpening Doors and HeartsOpening a door is more than a physical act. It's about putting yourself out there, getting to know people, making them feel comfortable, and making them feel welcome. After being bullied, Josh Yandt decided to make a change that ultimately had a dramatic impact on his life and on the lives of his fellow students. Watch this sweet story of how the London, Ontario, high school paid forward Josh's acts of kindness and connection. [Full Story on]  

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Stories of Kindness

Romance, fmesh
Mar 27 -- I was sitting in a coffee shop sipping on my decaf and simply watching the world go by. My eyes caught sight of a ... Full Story

Grumpy Turned Smiley, buglips
Mar 25 -- You know what? I think that working on gratitude and my spiritual practice is TRULY helping me to be more patient, ... Full Story

Grateful For Being Taught To Love My Neighbors., tinaturn
Mar 26 -- I'm grateful that my Mom taught me to love and respect my elders. Tonight as the power was flashing on and off, ... Full Story

My 7 Year Old ..., Servingsmiles
Mar 28 -- My 7 year old daughter wanted to do some kind act for our mail man. So she made a thank you card, drew a picture. ... Full Story

Small Acts

"Fear not fellow kindness warriors, KindSpring is working on getting rid of all of the spam! Have a kindness filled day! :)" MakeSomeoneSmile, Mar 28

"Presented to me at a parent-teacher conference today, drawn by a student of mine. I love my students😍" cyctw, Mar 26

"" truthunltd, Mar 26

"I saw this posted elsewhere and it's captivating colours got my attention. Decided to post here as I thought perhaps it's message may speak to and be needed by someone here ♥" brindlegirl, Mar 26

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Video of the Weekimage

In a world driven by money, we sometimes forget that we are blessed with an abundance of one resource everyday - time.  In this short, one minute, film, Elvis de Leon gives us a perspective that will change the way you look at today. “Why waste time? It doesn’t carry over to the next day. It doesn’t earn interest. Take every day and every moment, and make something of it. Make something positive.” [Source: KarmaTube]

Words of Wisdomimage

image A Question of Story, by Thomas Berry
For peoples, generally, their story of the Universe and the human role within the universe is their primary source of intelligibility and value. Only through this story of how the Universe came to be in the beginning and how it came to be as it is does a person come to appreciate the meaning of... Read more on

image Kitchen Teachings: Conversation with Cherri Farrell, by Richard Whittaker
Cherri Farrell teaches consumer and family science, a subject that used to be called home economics. She teaches at College Park High School in Pleasant Hill, California. Her curriculum is devoted largely to cooking and nutrition and it's also. Read More on

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