Danceworks Costa Rica, developing young dancers into integral human beings

Maria Laura Pardo, dancer and international choreographer had a dream to open a space where little girls could not only learn the best dance techniques, but could also grow in their values, open their hearts to our community, and expand into better human beings Danceworks opened its doors in February …

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Mamama (Margarita Facio) the story of a magnificent woman and a lesson of fortitude for all generations to come

This is the story of one of the most inspiring women of my life, my grandmother Mamama (Margarita Facio), born and raised in Costa Rica, in a society mostly dominated by the achievements of men, she became a pioneer in the art industry, and revolutioned  our costarrican market. She raised …

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The law of attraction in the hands of a very special boy :)

I found a picture today of my son Eduardo, the little guy who stole my heart from the day he was born! Eduardo is an extremely special guy (now 15) not only because his heart is as pure as it gets, but because despite of his high functioning autism, and …

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Maggie Doyne, a light of hope for the children in Surkhet, Nepal

With only 19 years, and a big desire to help others, Maggie gathered up all the saving from her years of babysitting in her hometown New Jersey, and set up to open an orphanage in Surkhet, Nepal. After the Nepalese civil war, so many children were left alone to face the …

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How each of our lives serves a greater purpose :) The story of Daniel, a little boy with autism, and Manuel, an angel on a garbage truck

Daniel is only five years old, and he has a deep fascination with garbage trucks The loud roar of it´s engine, the huge size, the mechanical movements he is able to see, and the friendly face of Manuel Sanchez (the driver) grants Daniel a deep sense of stability in his …

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Leopoldo Lopez, a hero that is fighting for Venezuela´s right to freedom

Venezuela´s story has been in our minds for many years, as we have seen it´s people suffer from 15 years of communist ruling, but these past few days, this country has been on everyone´s heart, as we see the people fighting to recover their country. So many stories have circulated …

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Adeline Tiffanie Suwana, how a brave 12 year old Indonesian girl is saving our planet

Adeline was very worried about all the natural disasters affecting her hometown, so when it came time to take action, she decided that age was irrelevant to start making a difference! At age 12, she formed a community of young people called Sahabat Alam (Friends of nature), which now has …

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Nick Vujicic, the story of a man that will inspire you to live your life to the fullest!

I was browsing in the Orlando airport gift shop for some inspiration, and I was drawn to a truly unique book about the life of Nick Vujicic. This Australian angel was born in December 1982, with tetra-amelia syndrome, a rare disorder characterized by the absence of all four limbs. In …

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How one very creative guy turned wasted airplane wheels into eco friendly shoes!

This is the story of Johannes: It all began in April 2013 in Spain when I met my current girlfriend and companion. She studied a Master in Footwear Design . For my part , I studied a Master in Energetic Efficiency . We both lived in Alicante, Spain . Once …

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The story of a boy who though he was alone in the world, and how the world proved him wrong :)

Colin is going to be 11 years old this March, when his mom Jennifer asked him if he wanted to have a Birthday party, her son sadly replied: “I can´t, I have no friends ” Colin was diagnosed with a sensory processing disorder and also another disorder similar to autism, …

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