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DailyGoodBetty Peck's Magic MirrorImagine a magic mirror that you look into to discover how truly wonderful you are. That is the kind of mirror that Betty Peck, a kindergarten teacher with more than 50 years experience, had in all of her classrooms. Whenever one of her students felt worried or unsure, Betty would gently guide the student to look into the magic mirror and say, "How could you forget how wonderful you are?!" In this short film created by a former student of Betty's, this wise woman, now well into her 90's, encourages us to have just such a magic mirror in every kindergarten, every household and every garden. In that way we can all say, "Thank you for every magic moment that makes it possible for me to stand here and to feel how truly wonderful I am." [Full Story on DailyGood.org]  

Power of Oneimage

Stories of Kindness

Ask And You Shall Recieve, Love2Day
Sep 12 -- Today, something so amazing happened, that I am so thankful for. I was almost completely out of food, and was going ... Full Story

I Am Hungry For Peace, TC
Sep 14 -- On occasion I come across a poem or short story that I have read that deeply touches my heart. I was sent this poem ... Full Story

The Great Commuknitty Event Continues, glenystas
Sep 12 -- I live in Tasmania, an island state to the south of mainland Australia; quite close to Hobart our capital city. ... Full Story

Small Acts

"🕊So grateful for all the Peace each of you is bringing into our world. Thankful for the Peace you’ve brought into my Life. Blessings of Peace for ALL. 🕊" kjoyw, Sep 13

"Went to an orphanage yesterday Gave a rice bag and some food items Spoke to kids there , made them sing ,dance .. Had a really great time with them 😍" Jyo, Sep 11

"I got a lovely compliment this evening. My new friend Mandy complimented me on my peaches and cream complexion. Made me feel sooooo nice. " Annabella, Sep 13

"✨Just a kind reminder about worthiness. Your worthiness is your birthright. It is yours now and forever. ✨" kjoyw, Sep 11

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Video of the Weekimage

STEM (science, technology, engineering and mathematics) is one of the fastest growing career fields in the past decade, with the number of jobs increasing by 24 percent. However, people of color are under-represented in the technology labor force. Code Fever is working to even the playing field in Miami, Florida. When Code Fever launched, they were focused on training, and they have created boot camps and hack-a-thons to help educate kids and their parents on various aspects of coding, including technology, design, and entrepreneurship. Code Fever now has classes and programs for kids, parents, and adults that teach them how to put their coding and tech skills into a tangible product. [Source: KarmaTube]

Words of Wisdomimage

image The Work Of Love Is To Love, by Mark Nepo
My own time on earth has led me to believe in two powerful instruments that turn experience into love: holding and listening. For every time I have held or been held, every time I have listened or been listened to, experience burns like wood in that eternal fire and I find myself in the presence... 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

Beauty is eternity gazing at itself in a mirror. But you are eternity and you are the mirror. Kahlil Gibran

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