Honey Bees in Norway with Andy Friedrichs

By Catherine | 03/01/2021 |

Beekeeper Andy Friedrichs introduced beehives in the deep mystic forest of Norway beating the odds for raising honey bees in this specific area. Honey bees are essential insects responsible for pollinating most of the world’s fruits and vegetables. He advocates for the preservation and safety of our planet’s honey bees. When not tending to the bees he is the general manager of the Kleivstua Hotell.

Merchandise!! Rise to the Challenge shirts!

By Catherine | 02/21/2021 |

Your Positive Imprint Rise to the Challenge t-shirt campaign runs from February 21-March 04! Order your item now.When you purchase an item I know you will wear it with pride as you consider your own positive imprints as you rise to the challenge.

Birds are Nature’s Music. Casual Birder, Suzy Buttress

By Catherine | 02/15/2021 |

Casual Birder Suzy Buttress of the UK shares how you can help the natural world by turning a garden into an oasis for birds and other wildlife. It’s not just about seeing the natural world but also observing the birds and understanding their behavior. Birds are nature’s music. Be silent as you become witness to the drama…

Spinal Cord and the Myelin Sheath. Bob Gould

By Catherine | 02/08/2021 |

Bob Gould’s research on the myelin sheath, the nervous system and its communication with our bodies is now being applied in recovery models for spinal injuries and disease. Bob Gould also reflects on his role as researcher and now patient. His life was turned around by a bicycle accident leaving his spinal cord damaged.  The myelin sheath…

Decades of Advocating, Javier Robles Exposes Cracks in the System During COVID-19 for People With Disabilities

By Catherine | 02/01/2021 |

Pre-COVID, people with disabilities fight an uphill battle, lead by advocates like Javier Robles. And then COVID-19 hit. How are people with disabilities getting along during the pandemic?  Javier Robles, professor at Rutgers University and a team of advocates expose cracks in the system during COVID-19. What happened to the services they need including medical help,…

Your Positive Imprint Podcast 2021

By Catherine | 01/25/2021 |

It’s 2021 and I am back with the podcast and new episodes. This episode provides Your Positive Imprint Podcast’s 2021 updates. 

Fr. Ray Kelly, Memoirs of a Singing Priest

By Catherine | 12/28/2020 |

Fr. Ray Kelly humanizes his journey into the priesthood. He had a great Civil Service job and money in his pocket. What inspired him to give it all up? Later in life Fr. would be scouted to audition on Britain’s Got Talent. REM’s song, ‘Everybody Hurts’ was a memorable audition bringing not just the house…

Fr. Ray Kelly Shares His Christmas Message of Hope

By Catherine | 12/23/2020 |

“Everybody Hurts” is a song of hope, love and peace. Fr. Ray Kelly from Ireland sings it with passion and that passion is felt across the globe.  On this special Christmas episode he shares this song as well as his own uplifting Christmas message.  He is the world renown singing priest famous for his “Hallelujah”…

World Citizens Look to 2021 With Hope. Michael Pereira

By Catherine | 12/21/2020 |

We are citizens of the world. This last year is evidence of this. With a little more than two weeks remaining of 2020, the citizens of the world, like you, look to 2021 with aspirations. Michael Pereira of France is rising to the challenge during this COVID pandemic. His attitude and positivity are being felt globally. “The universe can dream…

The Revival of Baking. Merle Powell

By Catherine | 12/14/2020 |

Merle Powell helped students develop baking and home economic skills. She engaged students in the mastery of managing a household from owning a home to raising a family. Baking and making meals is at the heart of her upbringing. Through the years she watched the values of baking dismantled because of demands being made on families. But Merle sees…