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Home is Where the Heart is 2022 – Listening

This week, explore listening and hearing as a way to relax and reset. Whether you listen to a meditation on the CALM app or enjoy an audiobook, sit back, relax and find ideas below to explore this sense.         Activities Visit San Mateo County Libraries Story Cafe and enjoy local...

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Home is Where the Heart is 2022 – Create A Relaxing Habit

This week, create or enjoy a relaxing habit that increases your tactile senses.  Below you will find some activities, a library resource and some book suggestions that are sure to spark your creative bug.      Activities Learn more about California native gardening with UC Master Gardeners....

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Home is Where the Heart is 2022 – Taste and Smell

This week, take the time to taste and smell your way to warmth. Make something that smells delicious or try out a new recipe. Below you will find some activities, a library resource and some book suggestions that are sure to give you some ideas to inspire a sense of home.        Activities Learn...

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Home is Where the Heart is 2022

The word home means different things to different people, some think of family sat around a table eating dinner, some think of a scented candle while taking a warm bubble bath, some might recall a grandparent teaching them a craft as a child and others might think about watching a movie cuddled...

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Gratitude

 “The promise of gratitude is not just to make us happy and healthy but also to motivate us to improve our own lives—and even, one might say, become more productive members of society and better citizens of the world” ―   Smith, Newman, Marsh, and Keltner (Editors),  The Gratitude Project: How the...

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