Category Archives: Stories that make a Difference

Courage to wear a pink tutu

It takes courage to be vulnerable. Cancer patients don’t have a choice. They are thrust into it.  Bob Carey, a photographer who loves to make his wife laugh, chose to share that vulnerability as his wife worked her way through … Continue reading

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Courage to climb your mountains

Manual for Climbing Mountains –by Paulo Coelho Choose the mountain you want to climb: don’t pay attention to what other people say, such as “that one’s more beautiful” or “this one’s easier”. You’ll be spending lots of energy and enthusiasm … Continue reading

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Story: A heart shattered by a glimpse into autism

Sometimes I read a story that hits me so hard I just can’t stop thinking about it. I keep rolling it around in my head, looking for answers, but knowing there are no simple answers when it comes to autism. … Continue reading

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Find Your Courage

Margie Werrell is an author, life coach, and speaker who focuses on helping others be more courageous in daily life.  I thought her 12 Everyday Acts of Courage were a great way to start putting more courage into my own … Continue reading

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Music to inspire

Music is such a wonderful gift. I love hearing others play, and am so inspired by those who use their music to inspire others and change the world.  Here are a few musically inspired quotes and videos to start off … Continue reading

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Day 92: Change for a Dollar

This short film continues to win awards and inspire viewers a year after it was first created – and is a great motivation to “pay it forward” during the holidays.  In Change for a Dollar, a man proves it doesn’t … Continue reading

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Day 84: What Does Love Mean?

Kids never stop amazing me… A group of professional people posed this question to a group of 4 to 8 year-olds: “What does love mean?” The answers they got were broader and deeper than anyone could have imagined. See what … Continue reading

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