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Today is the Day (To Sing Jai Ma!)

Today is the day to sit outside, soak up the sunlight, take some deep, mindful breaths. Taste the air, so fresh and cool and full of life!  355 more words

Poetry

20 Reasons to Drop Everything And Go Outside... Preferably somewhere green... And take your children.

  1. Your house smells. No, seriously, open a window. I’ll wait. ……. See? (Or is that just my house?)
  2. Stress relief. Countless studies have identified the stress-reducing effects of nature (Kaplan and Kaplan, 1995).
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The long walk to happiness

I’ve been walking a lot recently. Just setting off and putting my work to the back of my mind. And you know what, I feel much better for it. 217 more words

Moving on

Today I recovered well from my one day blip. I have yet to create my next “challenge”, but I did work on four key things today: 61 more words

Depression

Individual Actions

In the face of climate change, do our individual actions matter? 

Originally in Finnish, this video has decent English subtitles. Good enough that I know I sympathize with every perspective offered here; like the video’s creator/narrator, I struggle to find a definitive position. 383 more words

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For the Birds

Spring is finally here and the birds are building their nests.  It’s a perfect time to read this simple yet beautiful picture book.  In Nest, artist Jorey Hurley depicts a pair of robins from nest building to caring for their chick and back to nest building again.  181 more words

Book Activities And Crafts