Never underestimate the impact a kind gesture can have on a person. I believe karma does exist – we are all connected in some way; you don’t know if or when you could cross paths with someone you either helped or chose to ignore. While people remember most major acts of compassion, it’s those small, simple actions that stay with us the most. One rainy Sunday morning, Chris Wright and his family were on their…"iration Man Helps Stranger Down On Luck. 3 Yrs Later He’s Shocked When He Learns Her Identity"
When single mom Lulu needed to find a new place to live, she decided to get creative. She didn’t have very much money to spend and she wanted to use what money she did have to fund her education. Lulu found a shipping container that had been used to transport items back and forth between China and the United States. The container was free and Lulu decided that even though she had very limited construction…"When She Said She Lived In This Container I Was Skeptical, But When I Saw Inside…Holy Moly!"
Those of us who were fortunate enough to grow up in a home with a yard have a number of happy memories attached to these experiences. There are few things more pure and innocent than running outside with your siblings after all of your chores and playing on swing sets or riding bikes. This all sounds normal enough and when you find out why this mother from Manitoba had Child Services called on her, you…"Mom let her 3 kids play in the backyard, then child services knocked on her door"
Many families are familiar with the popular Christmas tradition of filling shoe boxes with toys, toiletries and school supplies to donate to Operation Christmas Child. Around Thanksgiving time, churches and organizations garner volunteers to put the boxes together, getting them ready to send around the world to children considered to be at risk or in need. Samaritan’s Purse partners with these churches and organizations to spread a little joy and cheer during Christmas time. According…"He Sends Box To Girl In Philippines. 11 Yrs Later, Parents Warn Him When He Gets Message From Her"
Ask yourself this question: If you had to relive your life all over again, without being able to change anything…would you want to? Most people believe that life just happens to them, and they have no control over how it all plays out. However, you CAN take ownership of your reality and shape it based on your predominant thoughts and actions. If you have felt frustrated and unhappy with the direction your life is going…"10 Ways to Take Your Life Back"
Don’t compromise yourself. You are all you’ve got. There is no yesterday, no tomorrow, it’s all the same day. –Janis Joplin Strength is often born out of pain, or even trauma. Women who are strong have often, during times in their lives, felt weak and helpless. The strength that the carry inside of them now wasn’t just born out of thin air. Rather, that strength was cultivated and nurtured and cared for. That strength was…"5 Promises Every Strong Woman Has Made Herself"
Is it possible that your own behavior might be something that is keeping you from finding a relationship that works? Although you might think you are ready for love, there are some ways that we self-sabotage our own desires when it comes to relationships. Let’s look at 10 behaviors that keep you from finding a relationship that will work well for your needs. 10 BEHAVIORS THAT KEEP YOU FROM FINDING A RELATIONSHIP THAT WORKS 1.…"10 Behaviors That Keep People From Finding Relationships That Work"
Uncovering truths can be painful if we think there’s a chance that our beliefs may be proven false. On some level, we see this with people who never admit they’re wrong regardless of evidence to the contrary. This is essentially the type of thinking that Nietzsche advocated against; though the man was certainly guilty of closed-mindedness in his own life. “People don’t want to hear the truth because they don’t want their illusions destroyed.” –…"5 Truths That Will Make You A Better Person"
Depression is a common mental disorder. Globally, more than 300 million people of all ages suffer from depression. (It) is the leading cause of disability worldwide, and is a major contributor to the overall global burden of disease. – The World Health Organization Frustration and Bafflement When a person experiences the symptoms of depression, they’re scared, frustrated and baffled all at the same time. (This writer has experience, and can testify to this common reaction.)…"The 5 Main Symptoms Of Chronic, Major and Manic Depression"
“Sleep deprivation is increasingly recognized as important concern of public health, with sleep insufficiency linked to motor vehicle crashes, industrial disasters, and medical and other occupational errors.” – Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Yes, sleep deprivation is a public health concern. No, sleep deprivation is not an exaggeratory term. Millions of people are deprived of sleep – sometimes over a period of years. Sleep deprivation is a common problem and, ironically, an inconspicuous one.…"7 Signs You Have Sleep Deprivation (And How to Fix It)"