Category Archives: compassion

These People Cook 1,000 Thanksgiving Dinners From Scratch

Who is crazy enough to feed 1,000 people anyway? Continue reading

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Saving A Neighbor’s Farm

Can crowdfunding save a neighbor’s farm? Continue reading

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Making Misery Into A Memorable Christmas

The Christmas miracle is one we make happen for someone else. Continue reading

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Leaving Our Bees In Peace

We’re not harvesting honey this year. Continue reading

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Bovine Joy

Cows belong outdoors, where they dance for joy. Continue reading

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Don’t Overlook Gratitude’s Shadow Side

I’m all about sweetness and light. Heck, I’m such a gratitude junkie that I write letters of appreciation to strangers. But there’s a flip side, one we shouldn’t ignore. Continue reading

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On The Death Of A Snapping Turtle

I’m sure we all have different opinions about what constitutes danger. Maybe the way we frame this says a lot about our worldview. Continue reading

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Setting A Place For Kindness

Do we all have a place at the table? Are we aware of the nourishment we give and receive? How do we honor these vessels, our bodies, which take in life’s sustenance? Continue reading

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