The hike I took this morning would have gone much easier if I had someone next to me as I climbed. As it was, I told myself – just get to the tree, just get to the rock, just get to the next curve. And with each baby step, I climbed higher.
As you may have guessed, I am a people person. I love connecting with friends, strangers and soon to be friends. Although I enjoy silence and time alone, I find I am at my best when I am with others. I realized the best way to connect is to join an organization that does something
I believe the giving season is every day of the year. Some of us give when we teach children how to count, how to read numbers, help them learn manners and the joy of singing. Others give by taking time to walk their dog when they could just put them on a leash and stick
Yes, studies have shown that a person’s happiness is determined by: genetics, environment, and intentional activities. Genetics is often referred to as nature and Environment is the nurture component of the equation. The third component, intentional activities is the subject of this post. Intentional activities are things that you choose to do, things you choose
The act of volunteering is simple… You have a desire to help an organization. You say yes when help is needed. You show up. You perform an action (paint a house, donate food, update a list, give money, promote a cause, write a letter). You tell others about your cause. Easy to do, isn’t it?