by Lori Deschene “Old friends pass away, new friends appear. It is just like the days. An old day passes, a new day arrives. The important thing is to make it meaningful: a meaningful friend, or a meaningful day.” ~Dalai Lama Some sociologists argue that weak ties—the type you form with colleagues and online friends,
by Lori Deschene “Celebrate the happiness that friends are always giving, make every day a holiday and celebrate just living!” ~Amanda Bradley In Through the Looking Glass, Lewis Carroll coined the term “un-birthday” which means exactly what you might expect—a day you celebrate that isn’t actually your birthday. You might not feel inclined to send
by Lori Deschene “While we try to teach our children all about life, our children teach us what life is all about.” ~Angela Schwindt When you’re young anything seems possible. Whether you want to become a school teacher, ballerina, or astronaut, it all feels within your reach. And you so easily get excited by it.
by Lori Deschene “It is never too late. Even if you are going to die tomorrow, keep yourself straight and clear and be a happy human being today.” -Lama Yeshe There’s a common misconception that there comes a point when it’s too late to do things you want to do. Maybe one of these statements
by Lori Deschene “A three-year-old child is a being who gets almost as much fun out of a fifty-six dollar set of swings as it does out of finding a small green worm.” ~Bill Vaughn You have bills. And obligations. And responsibilities. And people who mean something to you: People who believe in you who