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May 11, 2018
Mother's kindness ripples further than we realize
There is a woman in my town who does a lot of good. I mean A LOT. She and her husband have been blessed with a successful local business, and...
May 11, 2018 - 9:02am
May 4, 2018
Kids will remember kindness in the classroom
I packed a bag lunch for my second grader this morning. Actually, he packed it for himself, but I stood guard making sure there was something...
May 4, 2018 - 9:05am
April 27, 2018
Dog and boy form special bond thanks to trainer's kindness
Danette Jensen lives in Goodridge, Minn., about 70 miles from the Canadian border. She and her husband run DJ's K9 Country, a boarding facility...
April 27, 2018 - 8:43am
April 20, 2018
Many people benefit when we strive to become our best
I have yet to meet someone who says, "Nope. I'm not a kind person and I have no intention of changing." We might agree that we have a little...
April 20, 2018 - 9:15am
April 13, 2018
Blanket project ties high school friends together
They say there are ties that bind, things that happen in our lives that leave us forever connected and intertwined with others. But what happens...
April 13, 2018 - 8:55am
April 6, 2018
How a single act of kindness spanned states and decades
Our lives often intersect for a reason, but isn't it amazing when we they do, and we actually notice? Two men, one from Twin Valley, Minn., and...
April 6, 2018 - 9:05am
March 30, 2018
Step into the storm to show kindness
I was standing in the shower sobbing. With the fan on and the water running, it was the only place in the house I could hide until my torrent...
March 30, 2018 - 9:13am
March 23, 2018
Are you kind when you disagree with someone?
What feelings arise when you read the name Donald Trump? Does it create a knot in your stomach? Do you feel pride in our president? Or are you...
March 23, 2018 - 9:09am
March 16, 2018
Looking for ideas for acts of kindness? Listen to your gut
People often ask me for ideas about doing random acts of kindness. They want something that doesn't cost a lot or is perhaps free. Something...
March 16, 2018 - 9:15am
March 9, 2018
Kindness reaches through the thickest of walls
I went to visit a friend in prison a few weeks ago. It was the first time I had been in the belly of a correctional facility since I was a child....
March 9, 2018 - 8:48am
March 2, 2018
Open Door #5 to find kindness there
Every time I talk to my friend, Tom, he mentions how kind the people are at the Roger Maris Cancer Center. Valet parking, a lovely receptionist,...
March 2, 2018 - 10:09am
February 23, 2018
Kindness is a sweet gift to give or receive
Back when my now-teenage daughter was 7 or 8, we got to experience the grand tradition of Girl Scout cookie sales. I don't know how it works...
February 23, 2018 - 9:18am
February 16, 2018
Kind kids help a hurting teacher with a touching act
"It's not a person, it's just a dog." I remember thinking those words when I had to put my beloved Robby Dog to sleep several years ago. It didn't...
February 16, 2018 - 10:07am
February 9, 2018
Why we need to 'hold on to kindness'
In the beginning of January, Rebecca Somers boarded a plane in State College, Pennsylvania, heading for Detroit, Michigan. She had no idea that...
February 9, 2018 - 9:47am
February 2, 2018
Souper Bowl puts kind spin on big game
Super Bowl Sunday: the best time of year to buy a big-screen TV or football-themed paper plates. The hype behind the biggest game of the year...
February 2, 2018 - 9:03am