The problem with kindness is that we take it for granted. We assume that it will be there when we suffer and need it the most. But human kindness is that rare and natural resource in our world. It’s endangered by the race towards independence and self-reliance, those old enemies of illness, babies, disability and . . . → Read More: THE CAREGIVERS' LIVING ROOM A Blog by Donna Thomson: The Emperor of Caregiver Talents: Kindness
It turns out that nice guys do get the girl (but not these nice guys), and nice girls too! Altruism has been linked to more sexual partners and better relationships. There is a growing body of research that connects people who are emphatic are good partners to have in life. Over at Scientific American . . . → Read More: Things Are Good: Caring People Have More Sex
Love this quote. (via MonkeyJoys) Alltop is a humor baby.
By: Obert Madondo | The Canadian Progressive: Scouts Canada says Canadians “could be kinder to one another”. Canada’s leading coed youth organization is challenging us to do a “simple act of kindness” to one another during Good Turn Week, April 13-21. And this press release: OTTAWA, April 8, 2013 – Canadians live up to their . . . → Read More: The Canadian Progressive: Scouts Canada challenges Canadians to be kinder to one another (VIDEO)
Earlier today Raj Sherman help rescue three people who had rolled off the road on Highway 2 (Calgary Herald). This is one of the reasons why I really like Raj Sherman as a human being: this selfless, service above self attitude he has, where he was on a schedule to be at an event (that . . . → Read More: CalgaryLiberal: Raj Rescues Folks in Rollover