17 May 2016

Mayor Cuts His Own Pay By 50 Percent to Balance Budget

In the mood for the news about a politician actually doing a good thing? I got you… Tom Scarnecchia, the mayor of Niles, Ohio will be giving up $34,000 a year to help reduce his city’s deficit. The city is in a fiscal emergency with a projected $130,000 year-end deficit, and the state requires that…

Brooklyn Borough Hall
22 Apr 2016

Bathed in Purple: Tributes to Prince Across the Globe

The world wept with the news of Prince’s passing. Whether you grew up with his music, experienced your first kiss to purple rain, or always partied like it was 1999… his music influenced your life. And as you can see, much of the world went purple last night in honor of Prince. Chicago’s Skyline Detroit…

Yayne Abeba
18 Apr 2016

Kind Badass of the Week: Yayne Abeba

Each week kinda kind will be featuring a badass who is putting their passion to a purpose and doing something great for the world. This week’s Kind Badass of the Week is Yayne Abeba: Comedian, writer, activist. Yayne is a San Francisco native who is using her voice to fight for San Francisco and the rights…

26 Dec 2015

MiFlight: Avoid Airport Aggravation!

How long is the airport security line? Every flyer wants to know. The answer is here. And we're all part of the solution.

Temple University Medical
03 Apr 2016

There Could Be A Cure for HIV Within Three Years!

This weekend I discovered some very good news- there is an HIV cure in the works! According to researchers at Lewis Katz School of Medicine at Temple University, big strides have been made to eliminate the disease. From The Independent: “After years of research, the team from Temple University in Pennsylvania used their technique to eliminate the virus…

Rik Parker New York
30 Mar 2016

Healing and Bright: The Inspiration Behind Rik Parker’s Jewelry Collection

It’s not every day you meet an inspiring person who is doing what they love with a purpose. One of those special people is a New York jewelry designer based in beautiful Battery Park City. On a December evening back in 2013 I received a tweet from a NYC denim designer named Rik. He had followed my…

Sister Roma Kind Badass of the Week
28 Mar 2016

Kind Badass of the Week: Sister Roma

Each week kinda kind will be featuring a badass who is putting their passion to a purpose and doing something great for the world. The first Kind Badass of the Week is Sister Roma, The Most Photographed Nun In The World™ For 29 years, Sister Roma has been one of the most continuously active, outspoken and highly…

Fifth Avenue
14 Mar 2016

Spring Forward: Reset More than Just Your Clock

Birds are chirping, the sun is shining and there’s a warm breeze in the air… at last, Spring has returned! Spring has always been a time for rebirth and new awakenings; it’s a time for a clean slate and to prepare for the next phase. While we reset our clocks for Daylight Saving Time this past weekend, Spring is also a wonderful time for…