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ReesSpecht the Water

Date April 6, 2020

Join Little Rees Specht as he learns the most important aspects of water safety from his friend Splash.

For information on booking a ReesSpecht the Water Assembly for your school/community head here or call us at 631-353-9924

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I’m not ok, and that’s okay.

Date March 20, 2020

I haven’t written a blog post here in over two years.  It’s not out of a lack of will, or time – it was out of a lack of necessity…

After I lost my son Rees in October of 2012 I started writing right away (well as soon as our power was restored after the devastation of Hurricane Sandy).  I consistently updated the blog for many years, sharing our family’s journey through the grief that brought us down and the kindness that lifted us up.  My feelings and experiences were laid bare to the world – raw and  unfiltered.  

With every post, so many people reached out to me thanking me for lifting their spirits and reminding them that there is a pervasive goodness that permeates our society that too often goes unnoticed.  In reality, I always felt undeserving of their thanks as the blog was my outlet for myRead More

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Book a Cultivate Kindness Assembly for your School.

Date November 13, 2019

Book a Cultivate Kindness Assembly for your school today.  Programs specifically developed for k-2, 3-5, Middle and HS levels. 

For more information go to www.cultivatekindness.org

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