Archive for March, 2014

Mobilizing Joy

Posted by Sooz on Monday, March 31, 2014 | No Comments

“I want you to feel like you have control over your own happiness.” Dr. Cole Galloway This quote caught my attention. It is part of a beautiful video about the important work Dr. Galloway is doing to help mobility impaired kids get some power back in their lives. Dr. Galloway is in charge of a [...]

What Would You Do for Love?

Posted by Sooz on Monday, March 24, 2014 | 1 Comment

Beauty, Trueness, LOVE, and Life-Giving Things. These are the four building blocks of a life that thrives and is overflowing. To live well, to live a life that is well-functioning and authentic, you need a daily dose of each of these things. They must be the bedrock of your life. Beauty, Trueness, and Life-Giving Things [...]

A Wave Of Goodness

Posted by Sooz on Sunday, March 16, 2014 | 4 Comments

I found out last night that a man who walks by our house everyday is the son of a friend. I have seen him many times but felt no real connection to him until I learned he belongs to someone I care about. All of a sudden I felt linked to him. I felt like [...]

The Way of Tea: The Japanese Tea Ceremony

Posted by Sooz on Monday, March 10, 2014 | 3 Comments

In 1889 an American ship, the Cheseborough, was wrecked on the coast of Shariki, Japan. The villagers of the town worked furiously to saved those shipwrecked. They attempted valiant rescues, provided medical care for survivors, built memorials, and commemorated the event with a yearly service even during WWII. The lost ship had been built by [...]


Posted by Sooz on Sunday, March 2, 2014 | 2 Comments

I just returned from a mother-daughter trip to New York City! Three moms with teenage daughters hatched a plan to take the kids to the city for a few days of “Rush and Run Around” because there is no such thing as “Rest and Relaxation” in NYC.  Of course, it was a thrill. We had [...]