Monthly Archives: October 2012

Day of the Dead /’“Dia de los Muertos” by Brenda Serna

Dia de los Muertos is a traditional Meso-American holiday dedicated to the ancestors. The celebration honors both death and the cycle of life. It is also a way to remember people that have passed away, while acknowledging the relationships still … Continue reading

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Asset Building in 10 Seconds or Less by Lori Maitski

Building assets is the accumulation of thousands of moments in life in which a young person is valued, respected and known. Moments take seconds. Here are 10 ways to connect with young people and adults: 1 second          Smile 2 seconds        … Continue reading

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Intentional Acts of Kindness … even at Starbucks! by Soma McCandless

I had a busy day last Monday, and on the way home from work I passed a drive-thru Starbucks. I thought I might indulge in a nice fancy drink to brighten my day. So I ordered through the drive-thru speaker … Continue reading

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