Tuesday, December 23, 2014

How Being in the Moment Makes You Happy [INFOGRAPHIC] - Goodnet

FACT



Keeping your mind focused on the present moment will make you happy 65% of the time.



How Being in the Moment Makes You Happy [INFOGRAPHIC] - Goodnet



ACT

Be fully present for your next meal: turn off the television and really taste your food.

Friday, December 19, 2014

Congressional Lawmakers Push For End To Gay Blood Ban

Congressional Lawmakers Push For End To Gay Blood Ban

Space Cowboy - Banaroo

FBI — Financial Crimes 2008

FBI — Financial Crimes 2008

John David Glaude's Brave Weight-Loss Story

News from DEA, Domestic Field Divisions, New York City News Releases, 06/10/10

News from DEA, Domestic Field Divisions, New York City News Releases, 06/10/10

All I Want For Christmas Is You - Marist Remake

The Innocence Project - The Innocent and the Death Penalty

The Innocence Project - The Innocent and the Death Penalty

Tuesday, December 16, 2014

Quiz: Is My Penis Normal? Answers About Sex, Size, Erections, Masturbation, Shrinkage

Quiz: Is My Penis Normal? Answers About Sex, Size, Erections, Masturbation, Shrinkage

Quiz: All About Farts. Why You Pass Gas

Quiz: All About Farts. Why You Pass Gas

Quiz: Is My Pee Normal? Test Your Urine Knowledge

Quiz: Is My Pee Normal? Test Your Urine Knowledge

Weird Body Parts Quiz: What Do You Know About Our Bizarre Bodies?

Weird Body Parts Quiz: What Do You Know About Our Bizarre Bodies?

The Surprising Secret to Instant Calm: Kittens! [VIDEO] - Goodnet

The Surprising Secret to Instant Calm: Kittens! [VIDEO] - Goodnet




How a paralegal can help with your landlord and tenant issues

How a paralegal can help with your landlord and tenant issues

Two Gay Models Who Refused to Be Closeted -- The Cut

Two Gay Models Who Refused to Be Closeted -- The Cut

Gay W. Virginia high school soccer player comes out by dancing with homecoming king - Outsports

Gay W. Virginia high school soccer player comes out by dancing with homecoming king - Outsports

Vodka Could Be the Green Solution to Melting Icy Roads | Care2 Causes

Vodka Could Be the Green Solution to Melting Icy Roads | Care2 Causes

Gay Rights Are Fine But Gay Kisses Are Not? | Care2 Causes

Gay Rights Are Fine But Gay Kisses Are Not? | Care2 Causes

New Naked NSFW Michael Hoffman GIFS Hinting At A Holiday Miracle? | Instinct

New Naked NSFW Michael Hoffman GIFS Hinting At A Holiday Miracle? | Instinct

10 Thanksgiving Foods Your Dog or Cat Really Should Not Eat | Care2 Causes

10 Thanksgiving Foods Your Dog or Cat Really Should Not Eat | Care2 Causes

Do Vegetarians Kill More Animals Than Meat Eaters? | Care2 Causes

Do Vegetarians Kill More Animals Than Meat Eaters? | Care2 Causes

'Clifford the Big Red Dog' Creator Dies at 86 - The Hollywood Reporter

'Clifford the Big Red Dog' Creator Dies at 86 - The Hollywood Reporter

Online Giving

FACT
30% of online giving happens in December

https://www.linkedin.com/pulse/20121101125129-6200057-4-fun-facts-about-holiday-giving-online




ACT
Get an early start on making the holidays meaningful with these 5 Ways to Make A Difference.

http://www.goodnet.org/articles/5-ways-to-make-difference-over-holidays-list?utm_source=goodnet_newsletter&utm_medium=more_on_goodnet_content&utm_campaign=goodnet_newsletter

They Perform 'Silent Night'. When A Mystery Songstress Emerges From The Shadows? Goosebumps!

They Perform 'Silent Night'. When A Mystery Songstress Emerges From The Shadows? Goosebumps!

10 Gayest Abercrombie & Fitch Moments | Out Magazine

10 Gayest Abercrombie & Fitch Moments | Out Magazine

A Crossfit Gym In Denmark Is Offering Nude Male Workouts & We Have Photos To Prove It! [NSFW] - The Gaily Grind

A Crossfit Gym In Denmark Is Offering Nude Male Workouts & We Have Photos To Prove It! [NSFW] - The Gaily Grind

Straight Male Best Friends See Each Other Naked For First Time | Instinct

Straight Male Best Friends See Each Other Naked For First Time | Instinct

Pumpkin Pie Power Bites ‹ Hello Healthy

Pumpkin Pie Power Bites ‹ Hello Healthy

Thursday, December 11, 2014

Lemony Chicken Saltimbocca ‹ Hello Healthy

Lemony Chicken Saltimbocca ‹ Hello Healthy

Slow Cooker Bacon, Egg & Hash Brown Casserole ‹ Hello Healthy

Slow Cooker Bacon, Egg & Hash Brown Casserole ‹ Hello Healthy

Find out What Adults Can Really Learn from Kids [VIDEO] - Goodnet

In honor of Universal Children’s Day


Find out What Adults Can Really Learn from Kids [VIDEO] - Goodnet

Claire McCaskill



While some people are panicking about releasing the information in the Senate Intelligence Committee's report on CIA interrogation techniques, Senator Claire McCaskill went on TV this week to strongly defend the release.

I just watched the video, and I wanted to make sure you saw it too so you know the truth about how vital this report is for our democracy.

Click here to watch the video now, then share it with more people: Claire McCaskill

DoSomething.org | America's largest organization for youth volunteering opportunities, with 2,700,000 members and counting

DoSomething.org | America's largest organization for youth volunteering opportunities, with 2,700,000 members and counting



FACT
Friday, December 5 is International Volunteer Day.


 

ACT
Volunteer! UseDoSomething.org’s three-step search to find an organization that resonates with you, and give your time to make the world a better place.

Buy Experiences, Not Things - Atlantic Mobile

FACT

Experiences bring more happiness than possessions.



http://m.theatlantic.com/business/archive/2014/10/buy-experiences/381132/









ACT

Plan something fun for the weekend today - and spend the rest of week getting excited.

Wednesday, December 10, 2014

Tell Congress: Protect Victims of Military Sexual Assault

Tell Congress: Protect Victims of Military Sexual Assault

Take Action

Take Action



No one should have to fear retaliation for standing up to government misconduct.



Tell Congress: Whistleblowers like Ed Loomis who report waste, fraud and violations of our rights should be protected — not punished.

We found 24 potentially hazardous toys | U.S. PIRG

We found 24 potentially hazardous toys | U.S. PIRG



Includes report

What You Need to Know About the Latest 'Gay Gene' Study | Care2 Causes

What You Need to Know About the Latest 'Gay Gene' Study | Care2 Causes

A New Energy Source So Nutty It Just Might Work | Care2 Causes

Look out – everyone’s favorite green nut is about to get a little greener. The nation of Turkey is currently working on an environmentally friendly plan to convert pistachio shells into a source of energy, reports NPR.
Read more:A New Energy Source So Nutty It Just Might Work | Care2 Causes

Texas Wind Powers 3.3 Million Homes | Care2 Causes



When you think of “energy” and “Texas,” you probably think “oil.” But those wide-open spaces sitting on those lucrative oil fields also make it a prime location for another form of energy generation: wind.

Read more: 
Texas Wind Powers 3.3 Million Homes | Care2 Causes

36 Million People in This World Still Live in Slavery | Care2 Causes

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36 Million People in This World Still Live in Slavery | Care2 Causes

Saturday, November 29, 2014

Workers deserve Thanksgiving Day off | CREDO Action

Thanksgiving Day is a day to not only be thankful, but a day to spend with families and spend the day pondering on the things we are thankful for. Below is a link to a petition for those who work in a place that require Thanksgiving Day to be open and to have their employees miss time with their families.



Workers deserve Thanksgiving Day off | CREDO Action

Friday, May 30, 2014

I Choose To Be Happiness

Awesome motivational video!! I've watched this twice so far and find it inspiring each time. I really have nothing to add and think the video speaks for itself.