Why Give Gifts That Give Back?

Have you ever noticed how generous most kids are? I don't mean littles who are fighting over a toy, or some sort of innate "goodness." But kids love to give gifts, and don't understand the concept of "not giving too much." They'll give it all and then some, if they think it'll make you happy. We lose that as we get older. We begin to count the cost of gifts. We look for "perfect" gifts. We second guess ourselves. Giving a gift that truly gives back ...

Be Led By Your Dreams

We have First World dreams: a new car, heat and a/c, a college education, a good job with lots of upward potential, sports trophies for our kids. None of these dreams are wrong, they're just a lot different than those of people living in the Third World. In Uganda, dreams are a bit more basic: Enough food for at least one meal a day At least a few years of primary school education for the children Clean water Enough money to ge...