It is World Kindness Day – be kind to one another today. The Morning Thing 11/14/16

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NOVEMBER 13TH IS WORLD KINDNESS DAY!

A global 24-hour celebration dedicated to paying-it-forward and focusing on the good.

Today is a special day – a day to show kindness to others. What can you do? Here are some ideas from www.lifehack.org

Put them into practice and also create your own:

  1. Send someone a hand written note of thanks.
  2. Make a card at home and send it to a friend for no reason.
  3. Put some coins in someone else’s parking meter.
  4. Buy a coffee for someone.
  5. Cut your neighbor’s grass.
  6. Walk your friend’s dog.
  7. Give a compliment about your waiter / waitress to his / her manager.
  8. Send someone a small gift anonymously.
  9. Stop and help someone replace their flat tire.
  10. Let someone jump the line at the bank.
  11. Treat a friend to the movies for no reason.
  12. Give a huge tip to someone when they least expect it.
  13. Give up your seat for someone, not just an elderly person.
  14. Write notes of appreciation at least once a week.
  15. Talk to a homeless person and have a “normal” conversation.
  16. Pick up some trash in the road which would otherwise be lying around.
  17. Compliment a work colleague for their excellence.
  18. Recommend a competitor to a potential client.
  19. Give another driver your parking spot.
  20. Give a piece of fruit to a delivery person.
  21. Help an elderly neighbor carry the trash out.
  22. Tell all your family members how much your appreciate them.
  23. Leave a copy of an interesting book on a train / bus.
  24. Buy an inspirational book for a friend.
  25. Send a thank you note to a person who has helped you in the past.
  26. Smile a lot.

Here are some pictures and messages that you can share on social media today for #WorldKindnessDay
Find more at www.randomactsofkindness.org

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