Merry Christmas

Gratitude Increases Your Social Standing This year my husband gave me the gift of heaven in a mug.  And for that, I am most grateful.  It may seem like a gag gift to most, but a pound of Peet’s Coffee makes me very happy.  I…

The “Thank You” Experiment

After finishing a satisfying meal at a local restaurant, my husband paid the check with cash. When the waiter returned, Shane just left the change on the table and prepared to leave. Noticing that the tip wasn’t quite 15%, I pulled out my wallet and…

A Visit from St. Nick

’Twas the night before Christmas, when all thro’ the house, Not a creature was stirring, not even a mouse; The stockings were hung by the chimney with care, In hopes that St. Nicholas soon would be there; Before you start groaning and moaning and rolling…

V022 Outside the Box Fundraising Ideas for Non-Profits

“What we should be doing in the second half of our life is to be serving the Lord and serving and helping people, taking the talents that we learned in the first half of our lives with our jobs, and using those same talents by serving others….