Published March 25, 2021 If you’re having a hard time thinking about what to do with old sheets, you’re not alone. In fact, this question gets a decent amount of queries in search engines. But according to a 2017 survey, bed linen waste accounts for more than 10 million tons of landfill waste in the […]
Published Marc 25, 2021 Most of us have probably never imagined ourselves living on the streets. But for about 2% of the world’s population, this is their unfortunate reality. Whether we admit it or not, homelessness has become very prevalent in the past several years. In big cities like New York and Washington DC, the […]
Published March 25, 2021 Empathy is probably one of the most misunderstood words in the English language. Many of us seem to think that it’s about sympathizing with others or having compassion for them. But empathy is so much more than that. In a strict sense, empathy is about seeing things through other people’s eyes, […]
Published March 25, 2021 Despite all the evils in this world, most of us, at the core, just want to be good human beings. We want to make the right choices and avoid making wrong decisions. What we usually don’t count on is that the question of what is right and wrong may yield different […]
Published February 18, 2021 Everyone has someone who looks up to them. Whether you’re a parent, teacher, brother, sister, boss, or even a friend, chances are there’s someone who considers you as their role model. Though everyone can be a role model, not everyone can become a good role model. You see, a good role […]
Published February 11, 2021 In most religions around the world, charity is a basic tenet. Since ancient times, society has always felt the need to help its most vulnerable members. For Christians, charity is emphasized in bible verses from the old to the new testament. You see, charity is not just about giving away old […]
Published February 4, 2021 I remember a story about a king who cannot sleep thinking about his problems. He invited wise men from far and wide but they just can’t give him a solution to his dilemma. Then one day, a wise man came and told him one thing that changed his perspective. He told […]
Published February 4, 2021 You may not realize it but every moment of our day, we make a moral decision. From the moment you wake up until you go to sleep, your moral values are constantly put to the test. Even simple acts like making your bed or coming to work early involve a moral […]
Published February 4, 2021 When trying to impart an important moral lesson to kids, short stories are often the go-to for most parents. It not only tickles their imagination, but it also teaches them about life. Short stories have a way of teaching lessons that makes them more relatable and interesting. Rather than just telling […]
Published February 4, 2021 For most of us, this pandemic has changed a lot of things. Being stuck at home for months and prohibited from doing the things we usually do can be mentally and emotionally exhausting. But on the flip side, it has also made us see things in a different light. For the […]
Published January 11, 2021 As the furor of the holidays died down, you suddenly realized that your kid’s toy closet is now overflowing. With all the new toys they got this year, there probably are a lot of old ones just collecting dust at the back of that closet. Well, no worries. Many places are […]
Published Dec 28, 2020 If you’ll ask people what is a home for them, you’ll most likely get varied answers. Some people will say it’s where you live. While others will quote the famous saying “home is where the heart is”. So what does “home” really mean? Is it the place you live in? The […]
Published Dec 28, 2020 As a parent, you’ll understand how fast babies outgrow their clothes. That baby sweater you buy today will be too small in a month’s time. Unfortunately, not all parents are capable of buying their babies new clothes every month. In poor communities, parents usually rely on baby clothing donations to clothe […]
Published Dec 28, 2020 Choosing a gift for environmentalists and mindful consumers isn’t an easy task. So if you’re having a hard time picking out the best gift for a brave eco-warrior, you’ve come to the right place. Admit it or not, most of the holiday gifts in the market today either have plastic components […]
Throwing out your old pillows? Why not recycle them? If you’re struggling for ideas on what to do with old pillows, here are some creative suggestions.
If you’re looking to make your natal day much more special, here are 25 meaningful things to do on your birthday so you can celebrate it with a purpose.
Making amends is more than just apologizing, it’s about making things right. Here are some tips on how to make amends and heal broken relationships.
It may not seem like it but there are actually a lot of things to be grateful for even when the universe seems to conspire against us. Here are some of them.
You don’t always need grand gestures to show that you empathize. You can express it even in simple gestures. Here’s how to show empathy in ten simple ways.
Published November 9, 2020 In the dictionary, the proverb “charity begins at home” is interpreted as: one’s first responsibility is for the needs of one’s own family and friends. This interpretation, I’m sure, is echoed by many people around the world. But if you take a closer look at this definition, you will notice how […]