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Being Kind To The Elderly

This past week I was at the pharmacy waiting in line. The older man in front of me was waiting to be cashed out. The pharmacist told him that they did not has his insurance on file and they could … Continue reading

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The Kindness of Lending a Hand

I had just left the Walmart parking lot, and had notice a middle-aged man with only one leg holding a sign asking for assistance. I then, in the midst of driving, decided to stop and offer him some cash. I … Continue reading

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The Kindness of Sharing a Home

My husband and I have invited people to share our home that were either struggling with money or needed a change in their environment. Over the past few years, we took in five people. Some were family and others were people … Continue reading

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Kindness For a Classmate

A classmate of mine became unwell and could not make it to class. I offered to take detailed notes and show her what we did, in the class that she missed. She was kept up to speed and could return … Continue reading

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A Gift of Kindness From a Mother

A woman was told after a long battle with cancer that she was soon going to die.  Her discomfort had been progressing and her body was significantly slowing down.  She was very involved with integrative treatments including meditation and Therapeutic … Continue reading

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Teens Enjoy Paying-It-Forward

My 16 year old daughter and her friend frequent a local family restaurant and have become friends with one particular waiter. On their last visit, this waiter’s section was full, so the girls were seated in another section. “Their” waiter came … Continue reading

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Summer Kindness

I am a mother of two and live close to our town lake.  My children and I spend a lot of the hot summer days at the lake keeping cool and having fun.  Over the past few years we have … Continue reading

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Kindness in Ecuador

I recently received this photo from Walter, an educator at Liceo Internacional in Quito, Ecuador. Walter contacted me during the school year to brainstorm about kindness activities for his classroom.  Teachers are very creative and and always have great ideas … Continue reading

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A Sequin From A Gentle Soul

Recently I’ve made a new friend and though we haven’t been able to see each other as much as we like, we decided we would try to get to know each other by sharing stories with one another. I asked … Continue reading

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“Bee”-ing Kind

I recently just bought a couple of copies of the little life lessons book called “Bee Lessons” and gave them out to people that have touched my life in one form or another.  There was a hand written message on … Continue reading

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