Twitter and Me

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Twitter makes me happy because, it is FUN to participate, to…

Positive Acts of Service

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When we perform acts of service, no matter how tiny, we experience a positive affect and that leads to more positive actions, and the recipient, if there is one, shows gratitude, and is likely to also perform some positive future action.

Pretend and Play

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You bounce on a trampolin, higher and higher; you're on a swing pumping back and forth gaining greater momentum; you throw a frisby and leap to catch it; you run and tumble in the fresh snow; you tip-toe into the surf jumping over the waves until you dive in to finally get fully wet. You laugh, you feel exhilerated, you feel joyful and energized. It's called play. Remember?

Positive Thinking & Emotions: The Practice of Positivity

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Positive Thinking & Emotions I had the good fortune to…

Small Changes for a Sustainable Impact

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What’s the smallest change now that can make a sustainable impact? This powerful question invites us to be in the moment, real and responsible. We use it successfully in Appreciative Inquiry workshops after the dream / imagining step. Why is this important? Asking what can you start right now after collectively dreaming about a shared, preferred future brings the energy back to the present - the here and now.

America's Positive Core

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I am a 'resident alien' of the US after marrying my German-born,…