Advice From Those Who Have Overcome Bullying

How I Overcame Bullying: A 12-Year-Old Actress’ Inspiring Story

12-year-old actress and founder of Words Can Soar, Rachel Arianna tells her fans:

"Fitting in isn't always what's important. You can't grow if you're trying so hard to fit in that you're not trying to be yourself."--Rachel Adrianna

Bullied Teen Turned CEO Is Changing The World

CEO and founder of The Validation Project Valerie Weisler reminds people:

"The words they're being called or the way that they're getting hurt doesn't define who they are. They're so much more than that." - Valerie Weisler

Let's Stop Bullying Today With Comedian That Gets Last Laugh

Comedian ANT lets his supporters know that:

"You hae infinite power and infinite potential" - ANT

He Was Bullied, Now He Is Doing This To Change The World

Josh, who speaks out against bullying reminds people who he talks to that:

"Opening a door is more than as physical act. Its about putting yourself out there, getting to know people, making them feel comfortable, making them feel welcome. Opening doors gives people hope that other people care." - JOSH

Brave Bloggers Unite To End “Mom Shaming”

Founder of The Mom Movement Julia Madia tells her bloggers:

"If we can all take personal responsibility for our actions and words, I think that the world could change." - Julia Madia

Dad Retaliates Against Daughter's Bullies In An Unconventional Way

Musician Khari sings in one of his songs:

"In life don't rely on other people's approval, in life there's no limit to the things you can achieve" - Khari

Two Teens On a Mission To End Bullying

Tyler and Scott, public speakers known as The No Bull Guys remind their listeners:

"To all the bullies out there: Would you be satisfied with the way you're treating others if you saw it from someone else's point of view? It's never too late to make a change, it's never too late to apologize for the things you've done wrong." - Tyler and Scott

This Anchor Says Exactly What All Victims Of Bullying Need To Hear

News anchor Jennifer Livingston reminds her viewers that:

"We need to teach our kids how to be kind, not critical, and we need to do that by example." She tells her young viewers: "Do not let your self-worth be defined by bullies" - Jennifer Livingston

Man Goes on Cross-Country Hugging Tour To Spread Love

Hugging is considered to be a rather intimate form of affection across the US. Everyone hugs, but rarely do we ever hug strangers. Arie Moyal is willing to do just that. He is the founder and creator of the Hug Train, a national tour of free hugs to promote mental health awareness. Arie travels across the country giving hugs to strangers who are willing to give him an embrace.

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How to Brew the Perfect Cup - Tea Time With Cindi

A "How To" for tea lovers on how to make the perfect cup. Her Grandma Ruth created her first cup of "Constant Comment"® Tea nearly 70 years ago and taught her family well how to make a perfect cup of tea. Now Cindi invites you into her kitchen where she shares some of the secrets with you.

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3 Ways To Enjoy The Outdoors -Happiness Made Simple with Dr. Woody

Everyone could use a little help in their daily lives…and watching a good DIY video can always make a difference! OnlyGood TV videos help make your life easier, more manageable, happy and stress free!

Happiness is a choice, and one we all want to make. Happier people tend to live healthier lives and you often find the keys to happiness just outside your door. In this episode of Happiness Made Simple, host Dr. Woody Woodward describes how being out and about near a babbling brook, a luscious green field, or an iconic museum stimulates our ears, eyes, and mind and helps us to be more engaged with the nature, culture and people around us.

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A Tranquil Escape - Lavender Waves Farm

Dr. Henry Cabrera is an Anesthesiologist at South County Hospital in Wakefield, Rhode Island. But when he hangs up his white coat at the end of the day, he heads to the beauty and serenity of Lavender Waves Farm, his home, his hobby, a now a thriving family business.

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Meet Netta Jenkins! - Netta, D.I. (E1)

** OGTV celebrates MLK Day with this inspiring story of a young woman addressing Diversity and Inclusion in the workplace. **

"Every single person feels a sense of exclusion throughout their life."

Even as a kid, this observation struck Netta Jenkins as a universal truth. As the newly elected president of her freshman class in Johnston High School in Rhode Island, she knew she had found a core emotional theme that any student could relate to. Netta then rallied students and teachers to discuss and address their feelings of exclusion, and together they were able to make meaningful changes in the day to day life at their school.

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Boston’s North End Institution That Treats You Like Family – Polcari’s Coffee

** In recognition of National and International Coffee Day, we would like to share a story of one of our favorite local businesses that have been boosting up residents in the North End of Boston with their coffee blends for almost a century! **

This Little Italy neighborhood in the North End of Boston is dotted with stores from an earlier, simpler time that have a genuine, authentic feel. Bobby Eustace, the owner of one such store, relishes the enjoyment he sees in the eyes of his customers as they take in what he calls the "orderly disarray" of his shop where you can find rare spices, deli meats, candy, pasta, and a wide selection of coffees, their specialty. When you cross the threshold and take a deep breath of the unique mix of aromas, you know you have arrived at Polcari's Coffee.

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Young Inventor Helps Kids Find Comfort in Hospitals

** To commemorate Kid Inventors Day, OGTV is sharing this story about a young girl who redirected her fear from a hospital stay into the creation of a device that makes these visits a little less scary for other kids in the same situation. **

The only good part of a hospital stay is the end of it – the moment you go through the doors and know you are heading home. As stressful as this can be for an adult, it is exponentially worse for a young child. Ella Casano was one of those kids suddenly plucked out of normal life by an unpronounceable diagnosis and thrust into a daily routine of painful treatment, fear-stricken parents and the prospect of long periods away from home. Though she was really scared, she saw her situation from a kid's "how do I beat this" perspective and envisioned something that could make the experience just a little bit easier for herself and others like her.

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Autistic Basketball Champ Teaches Kids Hope With Hoops

How would you feel if a team of medical specialists reviewed your background and declared, at the age of 5, that because you had Autism, you would never be successful academically, that you would likely not graduate from high school much less go to college, and that being an athlete was out of the question. Anthony Ianni faced that future and just flat out refused to accept it – he ignored what the doctors said, set goals, worked hard, and created his own destiny.

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