ROUSEings — Stories & Musings

IT REMINDS ME OF LIFE MadeWithBalloons™

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This video reminds me of life MadeWithBalloons™ even thought there is not a balloon to be seen.  How about you? We see a young man doing little extra things for strangers.  His extra efforts are not limited to people but also for  a dog and a plant. He reaps rewards of personal satisfaction, friendship, and natural beauty. Each encounter nurtures the recipient and his relationship with them. They all blossom. Positive effects begin to spread. Each of us has opportunities to perform similar "extra" acts of kindness and service and through those "extra" acts to cause life around us to blossom...

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THE SECRET OF HAPPINESS? MadeWithBalloons

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THE SECRET OF HAPPINESS? MadeWithBalloons™ ---  ROUSEings --- By Graham Rouse We want to share with you this story and photo posted by  Jeffrey Mullaneda Plamad. Once a group of 50 people was attending a seminar. Suddenly the speaker stopped and decided to do a group activity. He started giving each one a balloon. Each one was asked to write his/her name on it using a marker pen. Then all the balloons were collected and put in another room. Now these delegates were let in that room and asked to find the balloon which had their name written, within 5 minutes. Everyone...

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SURVIVING THE PRESSURE - MadeWithBalloons™

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[caption id="attachment_2371" align="aligncenter" width="470"] SURVIVING THE PRESSURE OF A BED OF NAILS.  VIDEO BELOW.TROUBLE VIEWING VIDEO BELOW? WATCH ON YOUTUBE.[/caption] SURVIVING THE PRESSURE MadeWithBalloons™ ---  ROUSEings --- By Graham Rouse   Here is a little life lesson we can learn from balloons. Distribute the pressure to survive all those sharp threats and penetrating frustrations that might ordinarily cause us to explode.   ------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------ Thanks for joining me for ROUSEings™.  Do return for more  Pictures - Instructions - Reviews - Musings about all things MadeWithBalloons™. .. Graham Rouse Your host and author for ROUSEings™. © 2014 by G. Rouse http://rouseings.madewithballoons.com/surviving-the-pressure ________________________________________________ [rps-include-content blog="rouseings" page="2228"] ________________________________________________ Google...

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A TALL TALE MadeWithBalloons™

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[caption id="attachment_2333" align="alignleft" width="470"] This is a vertical panorama of the Jack And The Beanstalk installation made by Graham Rouse from frames of the video by Larry Moss.[/caption]  A TALL TALE MadeWithBalloons™ (Contents) A Look Behind the Scenes (video) The Construction Story (video) A Walking Tour (video) The "Original" Story (text) A Brief View For Kids Out And About (video) Work In Progress Photos (thumbnails & Link) You May Also Like (links)  A TALL TALE MadeWithBalloons™ "Jack And The Beanstalk" is a tale so tall that one might fail to reach the top or to dig to it's roots. In...

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THE PRESIDENT'S POINT MadeWithBalloons™ JUST FOR FUN

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Post by Bradyn Hopking. THE PRESIDENT'S POINT MadeWithBalloons™ (Posted) JUST FOR FUN ---- ROUSEings ---- by Graham Rouse The apparently contrived animation above and image to the right certainly strike my funny bone.  I hope it does yours as well. It makes it appear that some very serious assistant is standing next to President Obama constructing a balloon dog to illustrate a point being made by the President during a news conference. It seems unreal; the kind of unreal you might see on "Saturday Night Live" on TV. But, we get to see it here. Enjoy. ________________________________________________ . Thanks for...

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