A love-filled snuggle with a beloved pet restores our sense of calm and welness.
A beloved old stuffed animal helps bring to life the wisdom from the story of The Velveteen Rabbit.
Receiving comfort helps us as we heal. A child’s comforting blanket is transformed, through time and with stories, into a symbol of deep comfort.
When the world gets noisy and chaotic, a retreat to the wilds of silence and darkness can give a restorative peace.
The sharing of a personal family story models the valuable role of stories in forming our identities.
A diversity of stones and a child’s wondering questions help us understand universal love.
The experience of rock climbing teaches that those who have a different perspective can help us muster the courage to take risks.
A conversation with an animated pencil about the meaning of home as a place, and especially as a feeling.
A story about how easy it is to accept someone else’s truth as our own, and the value in discovering beliefs that are truly ours.
Discovering circumstances in which a cool, clear glass of water holds more value than a $100 bill.