Holidays

Pathways of Love
Pathways of Love

How to Override Our Brain’s Responses to Someone Else’s Feelings February 8, 2019 With Valentines Day rapidly approaching…. It is no secret that within relationships we are expected to support each other emotionally but what does this...

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Holiday Giving
Holiday Giving

December 21, 2018 Some of you may be frantically scrambling to buy for everyone on your gift list, and we want to gently and lovingly remind you to take a pause. Check in with yourself. Is gift-giving really the spirit of the season? Are gifts...

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New Year Resolution
New Year Resolution

December 29, 2017 I am not much of a history buff, but I found the origins and the development of New Year resolutions fascinating. Did you know the ancient Babylonians were the first people to make New Year’s resolutions? Each year in March...

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No Turkey Necessary
No Turkey Necessary

November 15, 2017 Just about every American can tell you Thanksgiving is the fourth Thursday of November.  Just about every American finds some way to acknowledge their gratitude on the official gratitude day.  Just about every American joins...

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Holiday Fun!
Holiday Fun!

December 23, 2016 The Board of Directors and staff of NCC got together Christmas week for breakfast, pictures with Santa, and a fun art team project all themed around social justice. Merry Christmas and Happy Hanukkah!

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Grief and the Holidays
Grief and the Holidays

December 14, 2016 Grief doesn’t take a holiday. In fact, the holidays are poignant reminders of our loss and loneliness. As Christmas approaches, our first instinct is to retreat or withdraw but somehow grief manages to find us. There are several...

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