Monday, December 19, 2011

27 Random Acts of Kindness

This has been one of the most fun weekends leading up to my birthday that I have ever experienced. I have many things to say about this experience... and the pictures really don't do the whole thing justice but for now that is all that I have time to share.

1. Cookies and note for the mailman

2. Deliver Angel Tree Gift

3. Gather carts at Meijer

4. Buy Lottery Tickets for complete strangers

5. Buy a friend lunch

6. Sit with someone eating lunch alone

7. Let someone out in front of us (in the crazy Christmas traffic)

8. Put "happy day" notes on cars in a parking garage

9. Drop off break and bake cookies to the Ronald McDonald House

10. Donate children's books to the Children's Hospital in Cincinnati

11. Pass out gum/candy to kids at the hospital

12. Tape money to a pay phone

13. Tape money/note to vending machines

14. Donate cookies and milk to the fire station

15. Donate cookies and milk to the police station

16. Compliment a stranger on a recent purchase

17. Donate money to the Salvation Army

18. Make Johnny coffee (the night before...)

19. Give treats to dogs in the Animal Shelter

20. Buy a hot chocolate for the Salvation Army Bell Ringer

21. Hand out $5 gift cards at Walmart

22. Drop off water bottles for the nurses at the hospital

23. Buy food for the car behind us in the drive through at McDonalds

24. Mail a friend a letter

25. Donate diapers to the Brighton Center

26. Slip a note on someone's mailbox at school (anonymously)

27. Donate canned food to the Free Store Food Bank


  1. Wow, that is so awesome! I almost teared up just looking at your pictures, what a great way to give back!

  2. Absolutely amazing! What a wonderful way to spread Christmas cheer. -Amy Goodwin

  3. Aww I actually did tear up. There aren't many people that would go out of their way to do so many random acts of kindness for strangers, friends, and coworkers alike. This was truly inspirational.

  4. Thank you girls! I appreciate your thoughtful words. It really was an amazing day!

  5. I am doing the same thing this weekend. If you want to check see what we do here is the link.


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