Day 357 of #LiveWell2017 I've mentioned this before, but I'm going to say it again - besides giving someone your undivided attention, one of the greatest gifts you can give someone is an experience. Most of us have enough stuff. We don't need more things to clutter our lives, our homes, our worries. Many years ago, … Continue reading Give experiences
Day 356 of #LiveWell2017 We're just 10 days away from 2018. It's hard to believe it's nearly time to turn the page on another calendar year. But, that means you still have 10 days to give that much needed end-of-year gift to a nonprofit charity of your choice. Today, I want to encourage you to … Continue reading Give a hoot (for the environment)
Day 355 of #LiveWell2017 “Without music, life would be a mistake.” - Friedrich Nietzsche As I started to write this, it occurred to me that I've already written about giving music to kids by donating to causes that promote music in schools. So, today I'm going to give you another option for the gift of music. Give … Continue reading Give more music
Day 354 of #LiveWell2017 "Art touches the soul... art is communication... it reaches out from the canvas and passes through the eyes of the viewer right into his heart where it can leave an imprint of beauty that can make the spirit sing." - Nina Baldwin Here's another fun way to give that also can … Continue reading Give art
Bonus post for Day 354 of #LiveWell2017 Daniel Pink has a great video explaining the science of gift-giving. You might want to take 79 seconds to listen...
Day 353 of #LiveWell2017 The holidays seem to bring out the baker in everyone. Once, when I was teaching at a public school, I looked at my desk at the end of the last day before winter vacation, and it was literally covered with packages of homemade cookies, brownies, peppermint bark, cakes, and breads given … Continue reading Give cookies!
Day 352 of #LiveWell2017 Yesterday I wrote about a buy a pair-give a pair campaign for giving eye glasses to those in need. This type of business model was first made famous by Tom's Shoes. For every pair of Tom's shoes you bought, they donated a pair to a person in need. Today, Tom's has … Continue reading Give with Tom’s One for One® program