Monthly Blog Archives: March 2017

A tiny bubble gift for a small stranger. (And cow-size, crowd-size bubbles, too!)


A tiny bubble gift for a small stranger. I was shopping this morning at a local Walgreens. The cashier was ringing up all my purchases when I heard the word, "bubbles!" whispered behind me. I turned around and there was this darling little girl dressed head to toe in pink. She must ha...

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Great $8 gift idea for literature lovers! (Plus a happy story about a nun!)


Do you remember a couple weeks ago when I told you about my mom and how she always sends me boxes of books and what a great gift that is? ("Reason #4353 Why I Love My Mom!") Well, when my mom read that Simply Celebrate email, (because she always reads my emails, which makes me feel so loved,...

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Planting Kisses of Kindness for AKR


You may have read my March 6 post inviting folks to honor the lovely, whimsical, generous-hearted, inspiring author Amy Krouse Rosenthal by participating in an event called Plant a Kiss. To join in, people just needed to commit to offering some kindness to the world between March 7 an...

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Help Send Love to Amy Krouse Rosenthal


A few days ago I found out that the author and joyous liver-of-life, Amy Krouse Rosenthal has terminal cancer and not long to live. Amy published a heartbreaking and beautiful piece in the New York Times Modern Love column titled, "You May Want to Marry my Husband," which is a loving tr...

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