As a daughter of a man in the Air Force, I identify with several other teenagers and young adults who are part of the military culture. While my father’s career was not a choice I made, I chose to embrace the “military brat” moniker. Sure, it’s tough, but growing up in this culture and environment…Read More What I learned Growing Up as a Military Brat
Perhaps, everyone has already heard about the so-called ‘modern heroes’ that schools and the social media glorify. There’s the cab driver who returned a huge lump sum of money to the business. There’s the boy who saved children from drowning. There’s another one who saved stranded animals from the flood. Add those medical students who…Read More Random Acts of Kindness
Every holiday season, we’re told to reflect more on the things we’re thankful. But it doesn’t just have to be on the holidays. Developing a gratitude mindset can be enjoyed all year round. Not only does it give way to positive thinking and happiness, but it also promotes cooperation and kindness within a community. Here’s…Read More Planting The Seeds To Cultivate An Attitude Of Gratitude
What is a soldier? Soldiers are heroes. Many would hold that soldiers are heroic and worthy of praise. It’s not difficult to see why. When people decide to join the army, they are making a conscious decision to leave their family and friends behind. They leave the comfort of their homes and go through…Read More Underneath the Armor
It was Veteran’s Day and I had the honor of accompanying my father to their annual party. I couldn’t help but feel excited because I’ve always looked up to the men in uniform for serving the country at the expense of their families. I can’t imagine my son leaving me to serve the country,…Read More Gratitude To The Women In The Military House
Though the fight may seem like it already ended, coming home is not what it used to be for our beloved military people. For some, there is a never-ending war in their minds. Repetitive sounds of bombs going off, children crying, the voices of their fallen comrades, and showers of bullets are probably killing…Read More Combating Depression With Gratitude
Foreign language classes, tutorial sessions on various subjects, entrepreneurship workshops, and the like – are just some of the examples of the school clubs or after-school activities that aim to extend every student’s education. These clubs, according to research, provide the opportunities for students to participate, get involved, try and explore activities. Certain…Read More What Types Of School Clubs Should You Consider Starting?
Society is in dire need of heroes, people who heed the call to serve. Often, we look at our soldiers as heroes for keeping us safe from threats. We also regard doctors and those in the field of medicine as heroes for tending to our health. These are the people we consider…Read More Teachers: The Heroes Our Society Needs
Source: today.com “It is better to give than to receive.” An old cliche we often encounter in donation boxes, panhandlers, and even our friends. However, we would like to highlight another famous quotation saying, “give a man a fish and he will live for a day, but teach the man how to fish and he…Read More Spreading Kindness And Appreciation
Source: mer-cury.com Why is it important to say thank you? The question may be off to you. Or you might think, where is this leading to? Simple. I’m just asking why do we need to say thank you? Does it matter much? Let’s examine some important discussions.Read More Why Is It Important To Say Thank You?