How To Give Wisely and Strengthen Emotional Intelligence

With Thanksgiving over and the push to buy, buy, for the coming of Christmas, this blog post focuses on  how to keep the joy of giving alive.  I was happy to step back from Christmas giving when I became a Jew. All too often, Christmas had left me poor financially and did not seem to …

Continue reading ‘How To Give Wisely and Strengthen Emotional Intelligence’ »

Thoughtful Thursday – Honoring Aida Cruz, not Bill Gates

Thinking about what matters is an Emotional Fitness Exercise.   This post is about giving from the heart, not from the pocket book. A Torah discussion of giving from Aish.com: Metzora(Leviticus 14-15) “You Think I’m Bad?!…” If he is poor and his means are not sufficient… (Lev. 14:21) The offerings of a wealthy and poor man …

Continue reading ‘Thoughtful Thursday – Honoring Aida Cruz, not Bill Gates’ »