Inspiration

The Positive Impact of Inter-generational Learning

August 20, 2014
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Mary Bomyea and her great-granddaughter Lennon Clement discover how much fun it can be spending time together while revealing the positive impact of inter-generational learning.

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American Grandma Pays for Wounded Afghan Boy’s Education

June 2, 2014
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Grandma Cindy Barrett saw an NBC Nightly News story featuring 12-year old Obaid, an Afghan boy who lost his two sisters and his two legs in a bombing. She sprang into action to help him.

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Do You Know How to Be a Good Listener?

May 19, 2014
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People think that when we hear, we listen. But listening is really hard work, and takes a lot of concentration. Here are 3 ways to become a better listener.

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Learn to Forgive for Good

November 11, 2013
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Dr. Fred Luskin’s very readable book will help you understand why we hold onto our grievance stories, why we blame others, and how we can learn to forgive for good.

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Grandmother Power Celebrated in Museum Exhibit

October 25, 2013
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The Grand Rapids Public Museum opened an exhibit devoted to celebrating grandmothers. The exhibit is based on Paola Gianturco’s book Grandmother Power: A Global Phenomenon.

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