Know Your Mantras #MicroblogMondays

know your mantras

Do you know your mantras? Mantras? What is a mantra? Mantra” (Sanskrit मंत्र) means a sacred utterance, numinous sound, or a syllable, word, phonemes, or group of words believed by some to have psychological and spiritual power. (via Wikipedia). ‘I don’t have any, I’m not religious’, you say. But we all have mantras – groups […]

Stop That! #EndViolence

stop child abuse

Today, 19 November is World Day For Prevention of Abuse and Violence Against Children. The sad reality of abuse and violence against children is that it’s prevalent all the world over. Sometimes closer than we think…in our own homes even. Last year, I wrote about someone I knew who was a victim and I could […]

World Kindness Day 2014

World Kindness Day 2014

Today, November 13, is World Kindness Day. It’s a day when people around the globe perform random acts of kindness with the idea of spreading a little sunshine in a world that sometimes is dark. World Kindness Day 2014 The Random Acts of Kindness Foundation  has a number of ideas on how you can spread kindness today. […]