Tag Archives: random acts of kindness

47 notes on life

I seem to be hurtling towards my 50th birthday and am still surprised by the fact that in my head I am still mid-20s but that isn’t what I see in the mirror. Today I reached the grand old age … Continue reading

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With a little help

The weather conditions have been the only real story in town this week. We saw people stuck in vehicles on motorways, people snowed into their homes and people struggling to get to their vital work. One thing stuck out throughout … Continue reading

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Alternative advent calendar

I have been following the alternative advent calendar produced by Action For Happiness. It is a kindness calendar full of daily suggestions of how to show gratitude and help others. It can be found on their website http://www.actionforhappiness.org and is … Continue reading

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Spreading some light

I had the privilege of attending my first ever Chanukah celebration today. It made me try to dig up the long forgotten elements of my religious education. I always enjoyed RE lessons that involved either learning about other religions or … Continue reading

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A moment in time

It is the time of year when kindness should be in endless supply. We try to focus on thinking of others and honouring them with presents and gifts. Now is the time to make others smile even if we don’t … Continue reading

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Make a difference 

I had the chance to do something good today for someone else. A situation arose where I could either step up and help or just ignore it. The whole situation had no impact on my life and was about other … Continue reading

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Find the happiness

It was terrible watching the tragic events that unfolded in Las Vegas yesterday. My heart went out to the many, many people who were killed and injured, to their families and friends and to everyone affected. This year has been … Continue reading

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