As adults, it’s easy to forget just how hard kids have it sometimes. Luckily, one Washington State 4th grade teacher didn’t forget, and went out of her way to turn a student’s day from “worst day ever” to “best in the world.” Tori Nelson is a teacher at Winlock Miller Elementary School in Winlock Washington. […]
Check out these amazing moments of respect and fair play in sports. If you’re feeling down or losing faith in humanity, here’s 10 minutes of amazing, heart warming acts of fairness and compassion to cheer you up again! Faith restored! 😉
Would you forgive your groom if he ran off mid wedding? How about if it was to run to the aid of someone drowning in the ocean? No one wants to be left at the alter, but I think we can agree in this amazing story, it was worth it.
Malaria is a common disease that infests many nations. It’s borne by mosquitos and is notoriously hard to eradicate. But the great news is that advancements in science and medicine in China are helping to eradicate Malaria for good. Could this be the beginning of the end for Malaria world wide? Let’s hope so.
Louie Schwartzberg has spent the majority of his adult life taking time-lapse photography of flowers and nature. What he has learned is a wonderful lesson for all of us… tune in and listen to his TEDx talk on gratitude, connection and love.
Homelessness is a big problem in San Francisco, and one of the major challenges for the homeless there is staying clean and hygienic. In fact, until recently there were only 16 available showers and restrooms for about 7500 to 12000 homeless people. Luckily, someone has come up with a beautiful and simple solution. Check the […]
You’re never too old, and it’s never too late! Prepare to be inspired by this heartwarming tale of one of our brave heroes from Word War 2 who is still staying physically active and still going after his dreams. You’ll have no excuses after watching this 🙂 In a good way.
Here’s a beautiful story of how one Australian girl is on a one-woman mission to save as many of Australia’s horses as she can. Due to heavy droughts in Australia, many horses are in danger of being put down, especially the weaker and vulnerable ones that people aren’t interested in buying. Watch the video to […]
We’re really excited to release the latest product in the Positive Atmosphere family: Famous Failures – The Game of Persistence. Famous Failures Is a Personal Development Card Game That Teaches the Value of Persistence in a Fun and Challenging Way Drawing from real life examples of our most popular celebrity successes, players learn about their […]
“Your true success in life begins only when you make the commitment to become excellent at what you do.” – Brian Tracy What do you commit to become excellent at? Let us know in the comments!
I came across this video on “The Coolest Thing I’ve Ever Made” and I thought it was so inspiring I just had to share. Scott Weaver works in a grocery store as a retail clerk, but his real love is art and being creative. His toothpick sculpture of San Francisco, which he calls “Rolling Through […]
I saw Lisa speak once in Vancouver, among a star-studded lineup of authors and speakers, and she blew them all away with her sincerity and conviction. What a powerful person and message. It’s never too late to choose to love yourself and design the life you dream of. I hope this touches some of you […]
Are people generally honest? Here’s a great video from one of my favorite YouTube channels testing how many people do the right thing. They tested people by systematically dropping hundreds of identical wallets all around the US, everywhere from Disneyland, to Salt Lake City, and even the Las Vegas strip. Some very interesting findings, and […]
What an incredible story of passion and persistence. This deaf musician blew away the judges and the crowd and had my eyes watering. A truly heart-warming example of the human spirit. Wishing her all the very best, and sending a big thank you for setting a great example for us.
Happiness is a choice, and one we all want to make. Happier people tend to live healthier lives. In this BRAND NEW episode from the HooplaHa Original Series, Happiness Made Simple, organizational psychologist and eternal optimist Michael “Dr. Woody” Woodward, PhD will talk about the simple, yet often neglected, things we can all do to […]
Tennis is a popular and fun pastime, in that it requires mental focus and athletic ability. But due to the cost of equipment and court time, lots of kids never get the chance to try their hand at the sport. Leaders of the Junior Tennis Champion Center (JTCC) recognized this cost challenge, and decided to […]
Lift Garage Executive Director Cathy Heying initially knew nothing about car repair. At 38-years-old, she went back to school for auto technology. To date, Cathy and The Lift Garage has saved Minneapolis residents over $30,000 in repair bills. Her mission is to lifts spirits, lives and families through their struggles.
When Jess Hamm began her shift as a nurse, she never would have expected it to change her life forever. 14-month-old Delilah was being treated for non-accidental trauma at Wolfson Children’s Hospital. She was extremely underfed, had several broken bones, and a fractured skull. She was so weak she couldn’t even hold her own head up. […]