Tag Archive: positive thinking

Bee of Good Cheer

By: Danielle Palli  When I phoned Gloria Casper to learn more about the monthly “Bee of Good Cheer” program she manages at the Beacon Hill community (where she is a resident), the interview took an unexpected turn. What I got, instead, was a lesson in what it takes to live a life of gratitude, and how a positive outlook can […]

Giving Back

By: Dr. Roger Landry, MD, MPH There is a scene in the movie The Bucket List where Morgan Freeman tells Jack Nicholson that in ancient Egypt, in order to enter heaven a person is asked two questions:   1. Have you found joy in your life?  2. Has your life brought joy to others?  In conversations with hundreds of older adults, […]

Spreading Positivity

By: Dr. Roger Landry, MD, MPH   I have a question for you. How did you feel after your last interaction with another person? Did you feel better about yourself and more uplifted? Or, did you leave feeling the unhappy effects of negativity?  In the New York Times best-selling Book, How Full is Your Bucket? authors Tom Rath and Donald […]