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This Gives Me Hope
Hope is sturdy; instead of drowning in despair, it rolls up its sleeves and sets out to change things.
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#70 Cities not just for cars any more | This gives me hope

#70 Cities not just for cars any more | This gives me hope | This Gives Me Hope | Scoop.it
When I moved to Kelowna, British Columbia, I chose a walkable neighbourhood and commuted to work on foot. A year later I moved in with my partner. The walk...
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Containers of Hope, a $40000 Home by Benjamin Garcia Saxe ...

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Benjamin Garcia Saxe has recently completed the Containers of Hope project with a budget of $40000. Located in San Jose, Costa Rica this container house is the result of a close collaboration between the architect and ...
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Tsunami town's fishermen vow to 'bring joy back' | The Ultimate ...

Tsunami town's fishermen vow to 'bring joy back' | The Ultimate ... | This Gives Me Hope | Scoop.it
comFishermen tend to be an optimistic lot, always hopeful that the next cast or haul of the net will yield a big payoff.Nowhere is that more evident than among the fishermen of Minamisanriku, which lost nearly 85 percent of its fleet, ...
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#69 So much gratitude | This gives me hope

#69 So much gratitude | This gives me hope | This Gives Me Hope | Scoop.it
When friends are going through rough times or hoping mightily for something to come into their lives, I like to light candles for them. And if I don’t ha...
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#68 A Big Blue bridge | This gives me hope

#68 A Big Blue bridge | This gives me hope | This Gives Me Hope | Scoop.it
Ellis and Jason changed their own lives. Now they’re changing other lives by sharing what they’ve learned. Trying to say what we mean in a way someo...
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QueryTracker.net: Forget About Being Published

QueryTracker.net: Forget About Being Published | This Gives Me Hope | Scoop.it
Sometimes our vision isn't large enough, and that limits us. We cage ourselves in our own expectations simply because we never think to look up.
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Ben & Jerry Support N.Y. Marriage Equality

Ben & Jerry Support N.Y. Marriage Equality | This Gives Me Hope | Scoop.it
Ben Cohen and Jerry Greenfield, co-founders of ice cream makers Ben & Jerry's, have voiced their support for legalizing marriage equality in New York by recording a video for the Human Rights Campaign's New Yorkers for Marriage Equality series.
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#66 Challenging intolerance with a smile | This gives me hope

#66 Challenging intolerance with a smile | This gives me hope | This Gives Me Hope | Scoop.it
Times have definitely changed, and for the better, when the opening number for the 2011 Tony Awards is Neil Patrick Harris singing, “Broadway: it’s not...
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#65 Jessie Arrington’s recycled chic | This gives me hope

When Brooklyn designer Jessie Arrington was invited to deliver a TED talk in Palm Springs, she packed one very small bag. It held seven pairs of undies, on...
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The Big Blue Hug — Our Story

The Big Blue Hug — Our Story | This Gives Me Hope | Scoop.it
Big Blue Hug began as a way to communicate with my son, Ellis. It changed our lives and now we are sharing our story with you.

Ellis has autism. He and his dad communicate through drawing. Beautiful!
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Greg Staffa Road Trip

Greg Staffa Road Trip | This Gives Me Hope | Scoop.it
Greg Staffa knew homelessness firsthand & went on a cross-country road trip to do something about it.
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Groundbreaking male infertility test could 'bring hope to millions'

Groundbreaking male infertility test could 'bring hope to millions' | This Gives Me Hope | Scoop.it
A groundbreaking new test for male infertility, which will save time, money and heartache for couples around the world, has been developed. The medical breakthrough, known as the SpermComet, has resulted from more than a decade's research.
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Sorry, folks, but you have to diet - and exercise

Sorry, folks, but you have to diet - and exercise | This Gives Me Hope | Scoop.it
The more you exercise, the less it seems to matter what you eat, new research reveals...
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Hopefulness « Stephanye Schuyler

Hopefulness « Stephanye Schuyler | This Gives Me Hope | Scoop.it
I just finished this quilt “Hopefulness,” and it captivated me in its small charming way. It's about Spring in New England. Winter-weary from a long cold season, I eagerly await Spring's flowers. ...
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Blog by Joan Gold: About Hope

Blog by Joan Gold: About Hope | This Gives Me Hope | Scoop.it
This is an extension of last week's text on optimism. According to my dictionary one definition of hope is “a feeling of expectation and desire for a certain thing to happen”.
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Surefire Steps to a Life of Happiness and Joy

Surefire Steps to a Life of Happiness and Joy | This Gives Me Hope | Scoop.it
In my experience, what "feels good" is a pretty faulty indicator of what's in our best interest. All we need to do is remember the last time we indulged in a gallon of ice cream or six shots of Don Julio Anejo tequila to know that.
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This gives me hope | Finding 1001 reasons to be optimistic

This gives me hope | Finding 1001 reasons to be optimistic | This Gives Me Hope | Scoop.it
Finding 1001 reasons to be optimistic...
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The Toothpick Architect – Arts – Utne Reader

The Toothpick Architect – Arts – Utne Reader | This Gives Me Hope | Scoop.it
Artist Scott Weaver creates a replica of San Francisco called Rolling through the Bay with 100,000 toothpicks, a handful of ping-pong balls, and lots of Elmer’s glue…...
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Meet the Characters | What's Your Calling

Meet the Characters | What's Your Calling | This Gives Me Hope | Scoop.it
So many inspiring people on this site.
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Shea Hembrey: How I became 100 artists | Video on TED.com

TED Talks How do you stage an international art show with work from 100 different artists?
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Inspiring Stories | Scoop.it

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Leaders, people and other figures that create inspiring stories. Uniqueness will never die.
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Jessi Arrington: Wearing nothing new | Video on TED.com

TED Talks Designer Jessi Arrington packed nothing for TED but 7 pairs of undies, buying the rest of her clothes in thrift stores around LA. It's a meditation on conscious consumption -- wrapped in a rainbow of color and creativity.
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#64 Spreading good stories to inspire hope | This gives me hope

During my years combining storytelling and community development, I met many people doing inspiring work in their communities. These were real life changer...
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We First Book Video: "We-defining Me"

http://WeFirstBook.com Order your copy of We First now to find out how brands and consumers use social media to build communities, profits and positive impac...
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Meet Bob Quinn, Our Latest GoodFood Hero

Meet Bob Quinn, Our Latest GoodFood Hero | This Gives Me Hope | Scoop.it
GoodFood World has named Bob Quinn, Kamut International, as our latest GoodFood Hero in recognition of his work with ancient grains, organic production, and improving the quality of the food we eat. He is now on a quest to develop a successful organic system for the northern Great Plains, working to create a model for growing small orchards and dry land vegetables in wheat country.
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