One week into the 2018 Winter Olympics there have been plenty of triumphs and disappointments. The thing about the Olympics is that at its heart it is not about winning, it’s about humanity coming together. Which is why it feels appropriate that Random Act of Kindness Day falls right in the middle.
Much like the Olympics, Random Act of Kindness Day reminds us to see the best in those around us. Read the rest of this entry
The Olympics are about many things. They’re about building bonds, strengthening friendships, making new connections, the spirit of competition, and, to a certain degree, winning.
Of course, even at the Olympics, there are different types of winning. Yes, there’s the glory of standing on the podium, and accepting a medal (and stuffed tiger) that validates all hard work you’ve put in. But if Twitter has taught us nothing else, you don’t have to win a medal to win the hearts (or at least the snark) of the viewing public. Read the rest of this entry
Happy Mardi Gras! Today I’m interrupting your current Olympics obsession to remind you that today is Fat Tuesday (or Mardi Gras, or Shrove Tuesday, if you prefer).
Tomorrow marks the beginning of Lent, which means that today’s your last chance to live it up for the next 40 days. Whether you plan to participate in the season of fasting leading up to Easter or not, it’s a good enough excuse to have a little fun on a Tuesday. Read the rest of this entry
Happy Sunday, fellow crusaders! Thanks for taking a break from the Olympics.
By now I expect you’ve discovered your new passion for ice dancing and slopestyle. You’re probably also obsessed with and/or slightly confused by the North Korean cheer army. And you may still be wondering what curling is all about.
No matter where you are in your Olympic journey, there’s still plenty more to see. Before you get back to it, here are a few #SundayFunday highlights to relive or catch you up on the games so far. Read the rest of this entry
With the Olympics officially rung in, it’s time to get down to business. By which, I of course mean talk about the crazy drone show that was the opening ceremonies.
I mean, the rest of the opening ceremonies were pretty epic, and historic. But those drones were mind-blowing. I mean, look at the dove…