We all know that Valentine’s Day can be a bit of drag. If you’re in a happy relationship, you have to fret over what to do and what to give. If you’re single, it’s a whole day to feel gloomy about that. Either way you look at it... (Read More)
Did you know that in ancient China, people used to send written messages to wish others a Happy New Year? The messages were actually part of the tradition to scare away the wild beast Nien. |
In the spirit of this ancient tradition, here is a bit... (Read More)
There are plenty of articles about having a good morning routine. All the best entrepreneurs have one, if you believe it. Starting the day right is important. But what about finishing your day right? Every day has to come to an end. A great finish... (Read More)
Before email, text or snapchat, there was one way to communicate that was even cooler, though much less reliable: sending a message out to sea in a bottle. Countless stories have been shared of bottles that were sent out to test drift currents, to... (Read More)
World Gratitude Day is celebrated each year on September 21st. It started in 1965 in Hawaii, when a group of people decided to express their gratitude for all their blessings formally. Since then it’s spread all over the world.
While the... (Read More)
Want to put a smile on someone's face today? It doesn't take much. Gestures of kindness often require little on the part of the giver, yet the impact can be so great.
If someone is on your mind, it's important to act on that prompting. A simple... (Read More)
Have you ever been lucky enough to get the whole house clean, only for it to be destroyed in a matter of minutes by a cyclone (or cyclones) spinning through the house? The struggle is real!
It might be hard to believe as you take in the chaos... (Read More)
Would you buy a coffee without saying "thank you" to your barista? Or would you brush past the man who graciously holds open the door for you? Would you fail to say "thank you" to the friend who offers to pick up your kids from school when you are... (Read More)
As the white rabbit in Alice in Wonderland says, “I’m late, I’m late for a very important date.” Aren’t we all like the white rabbit now and then? We run around trying to get so much done that we forget the things that are most... (Read More)