Rising to the Occasion

On April 15, 1981, Vanda Miss Joaquim was chosen as Singapore‚Äôs national flower from among 40 other contenders, including some 30 orchids. It was selected particularly because of its hardy…

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Kindness – The Ripple with no end

Kindness – The Ripple with no end

Over the weekend, there was a report in the newspaper stating a headline from an article in the Seattle Times, ‘Kindness taught in Seattle school’s online class.’ As course leader Andy Smallman says, “The purpose of this ‘class’ is to have fun while being kind, to see how being kind to others is actually being kind to ourselves, and to start ripples of kindness that will be felt in faraway places.”

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