Reflections on a year of living well

Day 364 of #LiveWell2017 So, here we are. December 30, 2017. Three hundred and sixty-four days ago I launched my #LiveWell2017 project. I did it primarily for selfish reasons - I needed a coping strategy for staying positive. I was feeling pretty hopeless about the state of the world at the beginning of this year, … Continue reading Reflections on a year of living well

December #LiveWell2017 recap: 27 ways to give (all year long)

Day 363 of #LiveWell2017 Well, this wraps up the December giving theme. Here are the graphics from all the ways to give that we shared this month. I hope you enjoyed each post. Hopefully, you learned some new or unique ways to give and will use those ideas throughout 2018. Thanks, as always, for reading … Continue reading December #LiveWell2017 recap: 27 ways to give (all year long)

Give love

Day 361 of #LiveWell2017 I know that the best gift we can give to anyone - friend, enemy, family, stranger - is the gift of love. Love is kindness. Love is mindfulness. Love is compassion. Love is joy. Love is calmness. Love is freedom. Love is already in each of us, you and me. As … Continue reading Give love

Give experiences

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

Give a hoot (for the environment)

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)

Give more music

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