Tag: family

A Year Of Anyone, Anywhere

On Saturday, May 29 2010, this blog – Anyone, Anywhere – celebrates its one-year anniversary! What a year it’s been! We’ve covered a vast array of topics, brought up ideas on how PeopleFinders can make your life easier and enjoyed reading some opinionated comments from you. A few of our favorite moments include:

An 8-Year-Old Takes The Wheel And Saves The Day!

Today, April 27, 2010, is Tell A Story Day. That’s why we’re sharing the true account of an 8-year-old boy whose quick thinking and bravery saved his grandmother’s life … and his own. Young Dillon Earl was riding in his grandmother’s truck early one Sunday morning. The pair were on their way to church when Read More…

April Is Child Abuse Prevention Month

Many adults might not spend much time thinking about child abuse. The very idea seems absurd to most people. How could an adult intentionally harm a child? Tragically, the truth is many children are abused physically, emotionally and sexually. It’s a tough topic, but one that needs to be addressed. That’s why April is designated Read More…

Feeding The Poor: The Story Of Narayanan Krishnan

His name is Narayanan Krishnan. In 2002 he was on the fast track to becoming a highly-paid chef, but chose to give it all up for a life of hard work without pay. Years of training and an expensive education helped Krishnan land a job at a five-star hotel, and he was one of a Read More…

Creating Happiness

We all have our own ideas about what it takes to live a happy life. A small group of researchers hope to prove that there are some specific components to personal happiness. According to a recent scientific study that will be published in the Journal of Clinical Psychology, there are five things people can do Read More…

Talk Your Way To Happiness?

A recent study conducted by the University of Arizona and Washington University in St. Louis showed that people who spend more time talking tend to be happier. The study concluded that happy people have more substantial conversations, not just small talk. Researchers listened in on volunteers over a four-day period and recorded snippets of conversations. Read More…

Thank You For Reminding Us … Part 2

Jeri is a people finding sleuth who goes by the nickname “Sherlock”. She has utilized The PeopleFinders Network to find hundreds of people, and was kind enough to share a few of her success stories with us. One of our favorites is about a woman named Laurie… Laurie was separated from her mother as an Read More…

Thank You For Reminding Us … Part 1

Entrepreneurs start new businesses for a variety of reasons. Some people may feel that the only goal of any company is to make money, but while that is important (at least if you want to keep the business alive), it is not the only motive. Developing a business involves an incalculable amount of time, work Read More…

November Is National Adoption Month!

Right now there are approximately 130,000 kids in foster care programs throughout the United States. These children are hoping to find a place they can call home, and people to call family. Adults all over the country are attempting to expand their families by adopting a young person from a foster home. The process can Read More…

Keeping Halloween Fun With A Few Simple Safety Tips

Halloween is almost here – a time for ghouls, goblins and sugary snacks! On October 31, kids from all over the country will be excited to put on their favorite costumes and claim delicious treats in the name of trick-or-treating. While you’re getting ready for the big night, take a moment to think about some Read More…