Ballot box in front of American flag.
09/25/2018
You want to take part in the voting process. It is a right AND a responsibility. Estimates are that about 58% of Americans eligible to vote did so in the 2016 national elections. The insidious... read more
Coffee house workers and customers
09/12/2018
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In recent years, the big catchphrase in travel has been about being “local”. In most cases this has meant getting outside the cities, invading smaller villages in the countryside, and asking local... read more
Two men in India do outdoor demonstration of sword skills.
09/06/2018
Our time on Earth is limited. It slips away, what a shame! There is so much to celebrate. Wish it didn't have to end this way! But with enough alignment and centering in our personal... read more
Colorful wheel chart showing advertising influences
08/30/2018
Calling someone manipulative is a criticism of that person’s character. Saying that you have been manipulated is a complaint about having been treated badly. Manipulation is dodgy at best, and... read more
Boss sits at desk while secretary squishes down on low chair
08/24/2018
I recognize that I was born into privilege. Being male, white and American comes with a set of assumptions and implicit biases that are deeply ingrained in me and the mores of our fathers. As a... read more
Silhouette of man sitting alone by a sunset lake.
08/02/2018
Loneliness can strike at any age, although the cause might be different. by KIRA M. NEWMAN | Greater Good Science Center Ask someone to recount a time they felt lonely, and they’ll... read more
Homeless man in subway with sign says SEEKING HUMAN KINDNESS
07/25/2018
At the very root of privilege is an advantage or favor that many times in America has come in the form of race, class, and gender. Institutional and generational injustices are... read more
Mandela Day 2018 logo
07/18/2018
Today, July 18, is Mandela Day, a cause for celebration and gratitude. A day for looking for connection with others, not distance or difference. A day to honor and touch others. Especially... read more
gift boxes with tag says JUST FOR YOU
07/12/2018
“You give but little when you give of your possessions. It is when you give of yourself that you truly give.”  ~Khalil Gibran Imagine what could happen if every person on the planet... read more

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Coffee house workers and customers
09/12/2018
Anonymous (not verified)
In recent years, the big catchphrase in travel has been about being “local”. In most cases this has meant getting outside the cities, invading smaller villages in the countryside, and asking local... read more
Two men in India do outdoor demonstration of sword skills.
09/06/2018
Our time on Earth is limited. It slips away, what a shame! There is so much to celebrate. Wish it didn't have to end this way! But with enough alignment and centering in our personal... read more
Colorful wheel chart showing advertising influences
08/30/2018
Calling someone manipulative is a criticism of that person’s character. Saying that you have been manipulated is a complaint about having been treated badly. Manipulation is dodgy at best, and... read more
Boss sits at desk while secretary squishes down on low chair
08/24/2018
I recognize that I was born into privilege. Being male, white and American comes with a set of assumptions and implicit biases that are deeply ingrained in me and the mores of our fathers. As a... read more
Silhouette of man sitting alone by a sunset lake.
08/02/2018
Loneliness can strike at any age, although the cause might be different. by KIRA M. NEWMAN | Greater Good Science Center Ask someone to recount a time they felt lonely, and they’ll... read more
Homeless man in subway with sign says SEEKING HUMAN KINDNESS
07/25/2018
At the very root of privilege is an advantage or favor that many times in America has come in the form of race, class, and gender. Institutional and generational injustices are... read more
Mandela Day 2018 logo
07/18/2018
Today, July 18, is Mandela Day, a cause for celebration and gratitude. A day for looking for connection with others, not distance or difference. A day to honor and touch others. Especially... read more
gift boxes with tag says JUST FOR YOU
07/12/2018
“You give but little when you give of your possessions. It is when you give of yourself that you truly give.”  ~Khalil Gibran Imagine what could happen if every person on the planet... read more
06/20/2018
Surprisingly, it's not politics. Today, there is a crisis of trust in science. Many people – including politicians and, yes, even presidents – publicly express doubts about the validity of... read more

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09/28/2015
SNACKS — Bite-sized Portions of Inspiration All any of us need is a little encouragement. Quick hit from values.com and the Foundation for a Better Life. About The Foundation for a Better... read more
09/21/2015
Cooking with the freshest ingredients (that need dispatching as part of the recipe) from the local, non-touristy market, guarantees delicious results. Follow up the hot chillis on a hot day with a... read more
04/14/2015
If you thought animal testing was a thing of the past, well, think again! We caught up with Santosh Krinsky, Owner of Beauty Without Cruelty (BWC), who shared with us his values and passions as a... read more
04/09/2015
Motivational speaker Les Brown gives a powerful talk on how each and every one us can 'make a difference' in changing this world for the better.
04/09/2015
Alan Watts speaks on worrying and compulsive thinking.  
04/09/2015
An inspirational and profound speech from the late philosopher Alan Watts.
04/09/2015
An inspiring and profound speech from the late Alan Watts on the transformation of human consciousness. Speech from "Not what should be, but what is" by Alan Watts
03/11/2015
Another Empty Hands Music collaboration between Nimo and Magical filmmaker and sister Ellie Walton to create "Keep Loving" – A Universal Love Song. Nimo was inspired to write this song from his... read more
02/16/2015
A loving short documentary by filmmaker and dear friend Ellie Walton (elliewalton.com), sharing the message and spirit behind Nimo's Empty Hands Music and Pilgrimage.  From an Ivy League... read more

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