It's as good a day as any to talk about building empathy in our community. I wager that we all know people who are kind, understanding, and loving toward others, without judgment, and that we know people who aren't so much so. When I am faced with a situation that involves a person from the latter... Continue Reading →
You Buy a Book, We Plant a Tree
Sometimes you think about how you can improve some of the things around you. You may have even thought about planting a tree. Well, if you live in the States this might be hard because of zoning and property issues. You also may not have time to go plant trees personally. Well, Barefoot Books has... Continue Reading →
I Choose You, Baby!
There is a family I know....mother, father, a daughter, and a son. Both children were adopted as babies. We all have had many a conversation, including the topic of adoption. Many people I have spoken with often have similar questions about adopting a child: Will the child be happy? Will it have mental or physical... Continue Reading →