Take Action Tuesdays: Help Someone Get Their Vaccine

Take Action Tuesdays: Help Someone Get Their Vaccine

Today's Take Action Tuesday is straight out of a situation I experienced the other day with my Mom. (Thanks, for the blog content, Mom!) I just happened to be in the right place to help her, and that got me thinking about how easy it is to help others in this way. It...

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THERE IS ALWAYS LIGHT…

THERE IS ALWAYS LIGHT…

The word that keeps running through my head today is "aspiration". What do you aspire to see changed in this world that we share? What do you dream of? What could be created that would serve your community for generations to come? These are serious questions for...

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TAKE ACTION TUESDAYS: RESEARCH SPECIALTY RECYCLING OPTIONS

TAKE ACTION TUESDAYS: RESEARCH SPECIALTY RECYCLING OPTIONS

Take Action Tuesdays are back! And this week I wanted to talk about recycling. It's one of those things that sounds so easy (just get a recycling bin!), but in truth there are a lot of details that I honestly still get confused by. Take shopping receipts, for example...

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KNOW WHAT SPARKS…

KNOW WHAT SPARKS…

A little Monday Motivation for you today! What sparks the light in you? And what will you be doing this week to give back?  This week I am working on some new awareness posters for my local Sustainability Commission, which I have been a member of since summer. We're...

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PUTTING ON MY OWN OXYGEN MASK FIRST

PUTTING ON MY OWN OXYGEN MASK FIRST

Time flies when you're... in a pandemic? Hmmm. That doesn't sound right, and yet I find myself amazed that we've just entered February of 2021. One year ago things were just starting to get strange. Little did we know what level of strange they would reach. But, I...

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SELF CARE SUNDAYS: CURL UP WITH A BOOK

SELF CARE SUNDAYS: CURL UP WITH A BOOK

We missed last Sunday and I apologize for that... I guess my self care that day was not worrying about posting on social media. 🙂 Sometimes you just need a break, right? Anyhow, back with a new suggestion for today and it's one that I've been doing already this week:...

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BLACK LIVES MATTER

BLACK LIVES MATTER

Today is Black Out Tuesday, so I share this short message without any hashtags. I want to keep the lines of communication open to those who are taking action and need to access important information quickly. But, I did want to say that I see you and I'm proud of the...

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SELF CARE SUNDAYS: TAKE A WALK IN NATURE

SELF CARE SUNDAYS: TAKE A WALK IN NATURE

It's a beautiful time of year to get out in nature! And a gorgeous day here in New England. So, if you're able, try to get out in nature today to clear your mind and engage your senses. Remember, during times of struggle we need to recharge. It's not being selfish –...

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THE PURPOSE OF LIFE IS…

THE PURPOSE OF LIFE IS…

"The purpose of life is not to be happy, but to matter – to be productive, to be useful, to have it make some difference that you have lived at all." –Leo Rosten

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TAKE ACTION TUESDAYS: BECOME AN ORGAN DONOR

TAKE ACTION TUESDAYS: BECOME AN ORGAN DONOR

Statistics show that 90% of U.S. adults support organ donation, but only 60% are actually signed up as donors. So, today's Take Action Tuesday is to be sure that you are signed up as an organ donor because you can save lives! One donor can save up to 8 lives and...

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SELF CARE SUNDAYS: HYDRATE

SELF CARE SUNDAYS: HYDRATE

Taking better care of ourselves results into being able to help others on a deeper level. And what better way to take care of ourselves on a warm Sunday afternoon than remembering to keep hydrated! A simple self care suggestion for your holiday weekend....

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TAKE ACTION TUESDAYS: PLANT SOME WILDFLOWERS

TAKE ACTION TUESDAYS: PLANT SOME WILDFLOWERS

This Take Action Tuesday tip is a quick and easy one if you have a patch of dirt or an empty pot! Wildflower seeds can be purchased locally or online and they don't take much maintenance at all. Planting even a small patch can help, so sprinkle some seeds outside or...

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SELF CARE SUNDAYS: WRITE A GRATITUDE LIST

SELF CARE SUNDAYS: WRITE A GRATITUDE LIST

For today's Self Care Sunday we are focusing on gratitude. Even when we're feeling stressed or things are falling down around us, it's still possible to find something to be grateful for. And the more gratitude we feel, the better we feel. And the better we feel, the...

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“Every great dream begins with a dreamer. Always remember, you have within you the strength, the patience, and the passion to reach for the stars to change the world.”

– Harriet Tubman

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