Kindness Counts: The Gift of Music

Good afternoon everyone! Today’s Kindness Counts post is a bit special, as I am announcing the 2 winners of my CELEBRATING 2000 FOLLOWERS giveaway. I’ll get to them in a bit, but first, let’s talk about kindness counts for today. Do you find times where you want to express to someone just how important they…Read more »

Kindness Counts: The Rainforest Hero

Did you know that forests cover 30% of the Earth’s surface? (2) Trees are a very important part of our ecosystem. To name just a few things, trees… provide oxygen; combat climate change by absorbing CO2; absorb pollutants; prevent water pollution by preventing runoff; provide food; provide over 121 natural remedies; and  provide a habitat…Read more »

Kindness Counts: Do something drastic…cut the plastic!

Today’s Kindness Counts is something near and dear to my heart, mainly because my son is so passionate about this topic, saving the oceans from plastic  pollution. There are now eleven ocean garbage patches in oceans around the world, destroying our environment and killing marine life. The biggest is the Great Pacific Garbage Patch, which…Read more »

Kindness Counts: How to believe in yourself

In case you’re new to my blog, this is a series that started it’s life as a series called “Happiness is..” based on the book “HAPPINESS IS…500 THINGS TO BE HAPPY ABOUT.” In that series, I posted random quotes from that book, along with inspiring quotes and a prayer. I have set that book aside…Read more »

Just Thought You Should Know… How You Can Help Texas Flood Victims

UPDATE: I had a comment from a reader asking about donating clothing to flood victims in Texas. Here is a link to a press release from FEMA regarding donations: FEMA PRESS RELEASE According to the press release, cash donations are best at this time. Here is a quote from the press release: “Cash donations offer…the…Read more »

Daily Inspiration & Feel Good Friday: Kindness Challenge Details – The Richness of a Simple Life

This is just going to be a real quick post today, as I have lots of reading to catch up on! DAILY INSPIRATION AND FEEL GOOD FRIDAY ROLLED INTO ONE! Just today, I signed up as a participant in the 2017 Kindness Challenge on May 7, 2017. You’ll see the details on the infographic below.…Read more »