Help write the Charter for Compassion
Ubuntu is a traditional African philosophy, which recognizes we are bound within each other’s humanity. The word translates as “I am because you are.” Ubuntu describes a sense of unity between people through which we discover each other’s and our own strengths and virtues.
Armed only with a ball of yarn and a pair of needles, Betsy Greer has turned her unassuming craft into a hotbed of activism. Greer believes knitting is a great way for people to improve their lives and strengthen their communities. Her book, Knitting for Good! connects people, encourages community and supports activism—stitch by stitch.Read the full article here
Eating healthy on a budget
It’s true that eating healthy can be more expensive than buying junk, but there are things you can do to lighten the impact on your wallet. Keep in mind that food is much more expensive in restaurants, take-out/delivery, and fast food chains than it is in a grocery store, so don’t use money as an excuse for not buying healthy groceries if you’re eating out multiple times a week.
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