12 Christmas Stress Tips To Get You Through The Holidays

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Dr. Steve gives us some tips on how to chill during the holiday rush – without taking drugs!

Kindness Counts: Postal Workers Deliver Little Girls Christmas Letter Without Stamps

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Eddy Baller, with six ways you can ‘pay it forward’ this holiday season.

Marriage Confession: 3 Things I Do Wrong, 3 Things I Do Right

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Tor Constantino shares 3 things he continues to do wrong—as well as 3 he does right—that have helped his marriage last two decades.

Would Kindness Clubs Foster Less Violence? (Video)

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13 year old Xavier believes a continued culture kindness as a part of daily life can help with violence in adults

Flirting With a Fantasy

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Bob Marrow makes an interesting point about age and attraction.

Act of Kindness by 3 German Students Surprise Homeless Man

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Grace, Empathy and kindness Make our Day

Finding a ‘Gym’ for Our Characters

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Let’s be unique people who have chosen to be increasingly resilient, empathic, kind and good. More faithful and wise, today, than yesterday. And better tomorrow than today.

Our Family Was Handed an Anonymous Note at a Baseball Game Last Night—This Is What It Said

Our Family Was Handed an Anonymous Note at a Baseball Game Last Night---This Is What It Said

An unexpected note from a stranger convinced a family that baseball can be a magical game.

People On The Move: What To Do About All The Homeless People?

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A travel experience caused Dr. Jed Diamond to reflect on the staggering amount of refugees and displaced persons in our world today.

This is Not My America

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Lost to America is the ability to compromise, which once made us the greatest of nations. Doug Zeigler wonders if we can ever regain the empathy for others that we once revered.

React or Respond? A Question for Grown-ups

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Vaughan Granier believes adults need to learn to break the habit of an emotional reaction, and turn it into an emotional response. A considered one.

5 Nice Things You Can Do Today

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A few nice gestures might not change the world, but what a great place to start.

Lessons Learned From My Dad: A Father’s Day Tribute

Lessons Learned From My Dad: A Father's Day Tribute

Doyin Richards offers this tribute to his incredibly accomplished father, collecting five of the best lessons that his dad taught him about being a parent.

Responding to Controversy: Peace, Love and Friendship On The Internet

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Can two total strangers embrace each other’s perspective on a sensitive issue in just a few comments to a post? On the internet?

“They’ll All Turn On You Eventually!” Why I Still Care About Being Politically Correct

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Ferrett Steinmetz keeps being told that you can never be perfect enough for “the PC police”. If he were trying to be perfect, that might matter.

The Importance of Appearances: Man Dresses as Homeless Man to Prove Nobody Would Help Him (Video)

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It’s no secret that people become desensitized to homelessness and poverty, but one social experiment shows just how easy it can be to block out those in need.