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7 Spring Celebrations from Around the World

 

After this season of welcome yet torrential rain in Northern California, and unwelcome but relentless bad news regarding the current administration, the coming of spring may offer to many a measure of relief. Regardless of political or environmental climate, …

Making a Difference in 2017: 10 Ways to Practice Self-Care

Making a Difference in 2017: 10 Ways to Practice Self-Care

We’ve been talking about ways to make a difference in the new post-apocalyptic-like world, from activism to building community. Now it has officially happened, Donald Trump has been elected President …

Making a Difference in 2017: 10 Ways to Ignite Activism

It’s the start of a new year, but it’s been decades–maybe longer–since our beginning weeks have felt so ominous. Following a 2016 that was full of conflict and disappointment, now is the time to rally, to prepare, to decide to …

Stay Engaged and Put Your Money Where Your Heart Is

It’s been a rough year. And after the devastating results of this year’s presidential election, people are rallying around threatened groups and institutions to ensure that their voices are still heard. Since this year voting wasn’t quite enough to stem …

7 Autumnal Traditions From Cultures Around the World

Fall is a season of celebration, and all over the world religious and secular festivals gather people together for many different reasons, in honor of loved ones, spirits, figures, deities, historical events, and more.

Sharing themes of community, gratitude, and …

What is the Tofurky Trot?

The original Turkey Trot began as a way to raise money for charity while getting people out and about and moving on one of the biggest eating days of the year. Who wouldn’t want to get exercise out of the …