“Be kind whenever possible. It is always possible.” Dalai Lama It’s that time of year–Thanksgiving, Christmas, New Year’s. For better or worse, ‘tis the season. Rebecca, known for being something of a Grinch, is fond of complaining about the “worse” part.  For example, during the holidays the commercialism and the pressure to spend money can distract us from some of …

12/15 What Kindness Looks Like Click to Read Post »

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I (Gioia) found a new word the other day: Ubuntu.  Apparently Ubuntu is a Zulu term for compassion and humanity, or human kindness.  It means, literally, “human-ness.” I had been looking for a way to describe what we witnessed recently when we were giving a keynote in Rehoboth Beach, Delaware.  We had been honored to participate in Sussex County Survivorship …

02/15 Ubuntu–The Universal Bond that Connects Us All Click to Read Post »

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