HOME: Bringing Compassion to Life

HOME: Bringing Compassion to Life

Oct. 6, 2019 by

Join us as we embrace community and look at what home means to each of us. How can we use compassion to work towards creating a safe, affordable, comfortable home for everyone? We welcome you into a space of storytelling

Think about it…Why?

Think about it…Why?

Sep. 19, 2019 by

Sometimes I am a person who feels that she walks in the dark a lot because I do not always feel that I fit into my social context.

What is Your Life Theme?

Sep. 16, 2019 by

We are all inundated with requests for money. It is election season and every other email is a request for money. My inbox is filled with people peddling new programs that will cost me money.

Intersection of Disability, Identity & Sexuality

Intersection of Disability, Identity & Sexuality

Sep. 15, 2019 by

Join us for a presentation facilitated by Spenser Norris and Parker Glick about sexuality and disability followed by an interactive conversation where you can explore your identity and ask questions.

Radical Responsibility with Fleet Maull

Radical Responsibility with Fleet Maull

Aug. 16, 2019 by

3 Dates: Friday, Aug. 16 at 7pm Saturday, Aug. 17 at 9am Sunday, Aug. 18 at 9am In this provocative weekend program, Fleet will draw clear distinctions between genuine responsibility and the shame-based blaming that dominates our culture. He will

The Future of Compassion

Jul. 29, 2019 by

I did not grow up in the US and I don’t have kids. I have a niece and nephew who live far away. People tend not to ask me to baby sit for them. (I wonder why? Ha!)

Take Control of Your Body, Mind, and Home

Take Control of Your Body, Mind, and Home

Jul. 20, 2019 by

Don’t miss out on these simple tips for a Healthy, Happy, Organized Life.  

Lights for Liberty Vigil…

Jul. 15, 2019 by

This post is in honor of my dad who is in hospice and fighting the good fight, but we know his time here is short. My dad and I are very close.

What shape does diversity take in your compassionate world?

Jul. 3, 2019 by

Hello everyone! In my “other” professional life, my non-Compassionate Atlanta life that is (how is that possible?), I do a lot of work in cultural diversity and inclusion.

Compassion For All

Jun. 19, 2019 by

While having a phone conversation with my mom the other day, she said “Hold on a minute, I’m just putting this little beetle outside”. She didn’t even think twice.

One Good Thing

Apr. 8, 2019 by

Tell me something good. Think of one good thing. Stop. Think… Only continue reading once you have that ONE GOOD THING in mind… When you shift your mindset and think positively …

Mindfulness Self-Compassion

Mindfulness Self-Compassion

Mar. 28, 2019 by

Hannah Hawkins-Esther and Amy Stern will present on Mindful Self-Compassion. Self compassion isn’t just something we tell ourselves to dismiss life’s real challenges, or to feel good in the short term. Scientific research is demonstrating that a deliberate practice of

I See You

Oct. 22, 2018 by

What does it mean to truly see someone? Sure, we work and play next to our co-workers, friends and neighbors, and even family, but do we truly see them? What makes them happy? What struggles are they going through?

Love Knows No Borders

Apr. 27, 2018 by

Hello neighbors. I wanted to share an experience I had a few weeks ago. First, let me say, it happened at the Atlanta Detention Center. This is the local home of ICE -Immigration and Customs Enforcement.