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DailyGood5 Things Science Says Will Make You HappierHappy people are healthier; they get sick less often and live longer. They have more friends, make more money and are more productive at work. Decades of research show that happiness is not just a personal issue, but a matter of public health, global economics, and national well-being. Although it isn't easy, there are some proven methods... [Full Story on DailyGood.org]  

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Stories of Kindness

Short Walk Of Inspiration, luv4all
Apr 22 -- Hey KS friends, You succeeded in inspiring me. Today, when I went out, I made it a point to get off at the bus ... Full Story

Planting Seeds Of Kindness ..., AnnC
Apr 23 --  My grandson's cub scout den is doing a two month unit called"Planting Seeds of Kindness. They are ... Full Story

Reflections And A Missed Opportunity, melnotes
Apr 24 -- On my home from work yesterday I stopped in at the local shops.  As I parked my car, a man sitting on the ... Full Story

Mahal Kita-I love you , pia777
Apr 26 -- I am deeply moved by an old song "what the world needs now, is love". I Sent 100 messages today via email ... Full Story

Small Acts

"3000 + tullip bulbs were planted in our retirement village.. I volunteered to dead had most d them. " virginialevin, Apr 28

"I am often lonely in the evenings. So, today I took a deep breath and worked on being present to the aloneness I feel. Gratitude helps also!" naylordebra, Apr 25

"Sent my mother-in-law a thank you note in the mail for all the help she gives driving my girls around. I know that a surprise note in the mailbox can brighten a day. " mrsla, Apr 23

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Video of the Weekimage

"The world is missing what I am ready to give: My Wisdom, My Sweetness, My Love and My hunger for Peace." This beautiful short video, dubbed a "love poem for your heart and soul," empowers all women to stand up for who they truly are. Let the emergence of the feminine in you blossom as you watch this film. [Source: KarmaTube]

Words of Wisdomimage

image Renewability Makes Something Valuable, by Martin Prechtel
In the village, people used to build their houses out of traditional materials, using no iron or lumber or nails, but the houses were magnificent. Many were sewn together out of bark and fiber. Like the house of the body, the house that a person sleeps in must be very beautiful and... Read more on iJourney.org

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 Conversations.org

Today's Quote

Happiness is not something ready made. It comes from your own actions. Dalai Lama

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