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For 98 years, snowball fights were banned in Severance, Colorado. Now, thanks to 9-year-old Dane Best, kids can finally enjoy a classic winter pastime.
2. Food gratitude (Grades 3-5) Let's imagine fresh strawberries. Think about what they look like, how they smell, and how
In a world where it’s very easy to feel like we have to provide entertainment to our kids 24/7, I want you to know that it’s
I hope our children take a piece of us both, but mostly, when they reflect on their childhood, I want them to perceive it as laden with opportunities and support, and less of their parents vicariously living through them.
In summary, the passion and persistence of grit motivates and carries us over rough seas like a well-made surfboard. We can think of an absence of effort like a crack in our surfboard that needs repair.
The "container house" live/work unit. Known mainly for its equestrian facilities and happenings, the city of Pinellas Park
Cori McWilliams, Project Stow-It, Vero Beach, Florida, USA. Discarded tennis ball cans are repurposed into portable trash
When I was a junior at the University of Vermont, I told my study abroad adviser only two things; I'll go anywhere in the world, but it has to be cheap. As student loans began piling up, my parents were less than enthused about the prospect of spending even more money on a trip abroad.
What matters is that the individual himself accept the time and energy needed to metabolize and integrate the psychic change in order to continue with life in the present.
Awe isn't always a comforting feeling -- sometimes it can be downright frightening -- but it's a powerful way to cut through the monotony and see things in a new light. We hope that the awe exercises on Greater Good in Action will be a useful starting point as you aspire to make your life more "awesome."
This article first appeared on QuietRev.com On weekdays, my son Felix hits the wall at five o’clock. It’s cocktail hour, when
Entertainment and other activities are essential for the well-being of people with Alzheimer's. They can make the difference between a deadly boring day of staring at the floor and a rich sense of purpose and contentedness.
What is really interesting is that this desire to seek out unique, authentic experiences is not limited to going abroad. People are actively trying out new experiences in their own home cities, even if they do not think of it as tourism in the traditional sense.
Who said coloring books are just for kids?
There are fewer African names more attractive and magical than Zanzibar. Turquoise sea, palm-packed beaches, timeless fishing villages and the smell of exotic spices make Zanzibar a magical and unique travel destination.
While it is impossible to prevent stale moments from occurring, it is possible to strengthen the substance of a relationship in a way that minimizes their impact and diminishes their frequency to a significant degree.
On a hot summer day, very little is quite as appealing as your local swimming pool.  Swimming is the most popular recreational
Six Flags have pretty much dominated the hearts, minds, and queasy stomachs of Americans since their inception back in 1962. So, in the interest of giving the spotlight to a bunch of other places (that also aren't Disneyland), we rounded up a list of some of the other best amusement parks this country has to offer.