Category Archives: random acts of kindness

Thank You Teachers!

Teaching is one of the hardest jobs out there. And if you think it’s not, you are probably sending your kids to school fed, clothing them appropriately, providing them with school supplies, and helping them with homework when they get … Continue reading

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In Honor of Jayden Lamb

My friend Jess, who recently moved to Michigan, shared a video with me. The video is the  story of Jayden Lamb, a little boy from northeast Michigan. This past weekend we celebrated my almost 8 year old with a little … Continue reading

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Adam Greenberg – A Marlin Tonight

Tonight Adam Greenberg is getting a second chance. A second chance at playing in the major leagues. Seven years ago, Adam was up at is first bat in his first major league game when the unthinkable happened. He was struck … Continue reading

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20 Seconds of Courage

Our family loves the movie, “We Bought a Zoo,” with Matt Damon, Scarlett Johansson & Thomas Haden Church. Parent alert: There is a scene in the movie where Damon is arguing with his son in the hallway and he yells, … Continue reading

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Random Acts of Kindness Blog

Last week my friend Jeanne emailed me a link to a blog which I wanted to share with you. 366 Random Acts of Kindness Ryan Garcia is a new father who wants his daughter to learn to give back to … Continue reading

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143 Acts – Part 3

 143 Random Acts of Kindness is Continuing….Go here to read the why and Part 2 source #8 – Donated money to friend riding bike ride to support MS research – Kelly #9 – Donated bed #10 – Gave coach paperwork … Continue reading

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Halloween Giving

As a parent, I am always trying to find ways to help instill “giving” and “thinking of others” in my children. My kids are very blessed and I would like them to view themselves that way one day, even now. … Continue reading

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Spreading Kindness

*Thank you friends and family for inquiring about my health. I am on the road to recovery and will be back tomorrow. For now, I’ll leave you with this inspiring story* This was on the editor’s page in our local … Continue reading

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143 Acts Part 2

I began my 143 Random Acts of Kindness this week and feel quite satisfied with my progress.  I have found out that when you begin the day thinking, “How can I help someone?” you automatically set yourself up for a … Continue reading

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143 Acts

I am closing in on what was my due date. This pregnancy started with surprise, which led to excitement, which led to fear, which ended in grief. So now only sad memories are associated with this pregnancy and I would … Continue reading

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