"Nothing can make our lives, or the lives of other people, more beautiful than perpetual kindness." --Tolstoy

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19 Lessons Learned From a Friend

1. Give money you can spare to someone who needs it and then pretend you never had it. 2. Let someone tell a story without feeling the need to one-up them ... read full story

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  • Posted by lisa1223
  • Apr 17, 2014
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Gasoline, A Burger Meal, and a Kiss!

Yesterday afternoon in St. Louis Mo it was rainy and light snow. While pumping gas, a young man approached me and asked if he could pump my gas for a ... read full story

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  • Posted by bosslady4925
  • Apr 17, 2014
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Turning Lemons Into Lemonsde.............

Every so often an especially insightful book prompts me to reflect on or change my behavior, attitudes or both. Years ago, after reading “Type A Behavior and Your Heart” by ... read full story

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  • Posted by Mish
  • Apr 14, 2014
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Peanut Butter In The Library

I finished my community service requirement last year by working in the school library.  All the librarians are women over 65 and most have trouble shelving books on the upper shelves. ... read full story

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Kindness today?

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    For all those facing challenges and in need of healing....... "Prayers and healing energy are coming your way" Blessed be.
  • Shared by Mish on Apr 17, 2014

    "Kindness is never wasted. When you are kind...it always matters. Each moment is your chance to make a difference." Everyone here makes a difference.
  • Shared by eckyssister on Apr 17, 2014

    Y'all are good eggs ...
  • Shared by SirJoe on Apr 17, 2014

    I sent 30 tulips to a dear friend today...just because. My intent is to brighten their day, make them smile, and let them know I appreciate them.
  • Shared by mindyjourney on Apr 17, 2014

    At a local drugstore, there is a barrel near the check-out where customers can easily donate items to be delivered to overseas military. Happy to add a few packages of gum and candy to the mix :)).
  • Shared by Jolly on Apr 17, 2014

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  • Shared by Mish on Apr 17, 2014

    Someone today needed the smile you gave them.
  • Shared by Mish on Apr 17, 2014

    So many blessings......... :))

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