A simple way to connect your neighborhood and your community and build friendships. Are you consumed with a busy life but unsure how to slow down? Do you desire connection within your community and think, Absolutely, but I don´t have time for that or I can´t create that? What if there was another way through it all, a way to find those moments of peace and to create a time for honest, comfortable connection? What if meeting neighbors and connecting with friends was as simple as showing up and being available? Desperate for a way to slow down and connect, Kristin Schell put an ordinary picnic table in her front yard, painted it turquoise, and began inviting friends and neighbors to join her. Life changed in her community, and it can change in yours, too. Alongside personal and heartwarming stories, Kristin gives you: Stress-free ideas for kick-starting your own Turquoise Table Simple recipes to take outside and share with others Stories from people using Turquoise Tables in their neighborhoods Encouragement to overcome barriers that keep you from connecting New ways to view hospitality Today, Turquoise Tables are inviting individuals to connect with each other in nearly all 50 states and seven countries. Ordinary people like you wanting to make a difference right where they live. Community and friendship are waiting just outside your front door. 1. Language: English. Narrator: Ginny Welsh. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/tnwd/000704de/bk_rhde_002536_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
This book draws upon theory and theology to consider how religious institutions engage with post-conflict statebuilding and why they would choose to lend their resources to the endeavour. Drawing from the theologies of Roman Catholicism and Sunni Islam, Dragovic explores their possible motivations to engage alongside the international community.
Focusing on Odin Teatrets latest work, this discussion is updated by drawing on fresh research. The groups productions since 2000 are included and the book offers a reassessment of Odins actor training. Its community work and legacy are discussed and Barbas intercultural practice is viewed alongside two major Theatrum Mundi productions.
This reconceptualizes the place of early childhood education within communities. It presents a shift in the lens of the teachers and management within early childhood services to incorporate new ways of working with, alongside, and in collaboration with family and the wider community.
This book analyses the nature of the contemporary racial state, exploring issues such as the nature of postraciality, racial neoliberalism, the state of multiculturalism and whiteness, alongside the functioning of state institutions and policy concerning the military, education, community surveillance, asylum and extradition. Gargi Bhattacharya, Aston University, UK David Theo Goldberg, University of California, USA Shamim Miah, University of Huddersfield, UK Heidi Safia Mirza, University of London, UK Ala Sirriyeh, University of Bradford, UK Sivamohan Valluvan, University of Manchester, UK Vron Ware, Open University, UK
This book analyzes the political transformations in black womens socially engaged community-based political work in England in the late twentieth century. It situates these shifts alongside Britains political economy and against the discourse and deployment of blackness as a political imaginary in which to engage in struggles for social justice. Tracy Fisher is Assistant Professor of Women s Studies at the University of California, Riverside, USA.
Against all odds, Morgan Carter and his family have endured despite the deteriorating conditions surrounding them. Armed with survivalist tactics, Morgan´s crew, alongside their new friends from the recently-liberated DHS camp, have worked together to build a sustainable community. But not all situations can be prepared for. When a massive wildfire threatens their very existence, they must decide: fight or flight? From the author of the hit Survivalist Series books, Resurrecting Home is an action-packed adventure that depicts the harrowing possibilities of a world gone awry, and the courage it takes to protect what matters most. 1. Language: English. Narrator: Duke Fontaine. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/peng/002509de/bk_rhde_002536_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
Follow the everyday adventures of coffee shop owners Terrastina and Mazolli and their precocious twin daughters. Laugh and cry alongside them as they manage their business and cope with the eccentric members of their small town community. A sweet story filled with love, humor, and penguins. You´ll never look at a cup of joe the same way again. 1. Language: English. Narrator: Caroline Miller. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/acx0/041421de/bk_rhde_002536_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.