Community and Relationships

Kindness in Action

Kindness In Action - October 4, 2014

Kindness in action means we start with ourselves.  How can we be a bit less harsh and more kind to ourselves?  And what does kindness look like in action?


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Cultivating Kindness - September 27, 2014

Kindness has a huge positive impact on both ourselves and our communities.


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Listening to Conflict - September 6, 2014

Conflict can be transformed if we commit to stay in relationship and really listen.


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Learning the Drama Triangle - August 23, 2014

Dr. Stephan Karpman created the drama triangle - a powerful way to examine negative interactions.


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Stop the Comparisons - January 4, 2014

Comparing ourselves to others is usually a waste of energy.  How can we change our pattern to learn and appreciate?


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Stories Bind Us Together - December 21, 2013

Know our story and our families stories can make us more resilient; remind us we are connected to something bigger.


Worldwide Week of Partnership

A Stand for Partnership - October 26, 2013

The third week of October was designated the World Wide Week of Partnership by Barry Oshry of Power & Systems.  The purpose of this week is to deepen our awareness and ability to generate par


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Creating Partnership - October 19, 2013

The 3rd week in October is the Worldwide Week of Partnership.  This event, created by Power & Systems in Boston, is to build awareness about what it takes to create partnership in our communi


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Power and Love by Adam Kahane - September 21, 2013

"All you need is love" -is not quite true according to Adam Kahane.  In his book, Love and Power, he suggests we need to stay in the tension of both love and power


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Cultivating Forgiveness - August 3, 2013

August 4 is the International Day of Forgiveness.  Forgiveness is a great healer; it heals our hearts and it heals our communities.  How do we learn how to forgive a bit more?