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Blog: Kindness

November 28, 2014 |  by Cara

Keep love at the heart of your Christmas!

Here’s a simple idea from KOI author Laurel Kirchner that will help you encourage your kids to keep showing kindness and love – even over the busy holiday season. Last December, when we were planning... Read more
January 21, 2011 |  by Krista

Reviewing character throughout Christmas

This post should have been written three weeks ago (you know an excuse is coming, don’t you?). Well, our family’s “birthday season” begins right after the Christmas season – two are in the first week... Read more
September 17, 2010 |  by Krista

Surviving September?

I am overwhelmed, exhausted and already so far behind on everything. Oh, the joys of the start of school! We were warned by other parents that when Benjamin entered the full days of Grade One and... Read more
September 10, 2010 |  by Krista

Wrapping up Kindness

I don’t know about you, but we often find that our kids simply do not respond appropriately to compliments. Though we’ve coached and coached, they usually look like they’re ignoring the admiring... Read more
September 6, 2010 |  by Krista

Random Acts of Kindness Week

Even though our week seemed kind of disjointed, and it didn’t feel like we took complete advantage of what we could have done for “Random Acts of Kindness,” we know this can (and should) be an... Read more
August 27, 2010 |  by Krista

Beginning lessons on kindness

Well, we finally finished our 100-square Gentleness Quilt and, as promised, went bowling and had ice cream sundaes to mark the event. Kids of Integrity is helping us realize we must learn to rejoice... Read more