This was a story I wanted to share with you, from a woman who helps the homeless. I am a mother of three and have recently completed my college degree. The last class I had to take was Sociology. The teacher was absolutely inspiring with the qualities that I wish every human being had been graced with. Her last project of the term was called, 'Smile.' The class was asked to go out and smile at three people and document their reactions. I am a very friendly person and always smile at everyone and say hello anyway. So, I thought this would be a piece of cake. Soon after we were assigned the project, my husband, youngest son, and I went out to McDonald's one crisp March morning. It was just our way of sharing special playtime with our son. We were standing in line, waiting to be served, when all of ... Read Full Story >>
I have a friend who owns a coffee shop. She has until Dec. 31 to pay some kind of tax to our city totalling $1,400 dollars.
I felt so bad for her. Owning her own coffee shop has always been Kim's dream. In fact I still vividly remember the day she opened up her shop 3 years ago. Nobody could have wiped the smile off her face!
I am an artist and have a card rack in her shop. I told her to put a large sign on top of the rack saying, "Buy cards, all proceeds go to help Barefoot Annie's Coffee Shop."
Helping someone is the best feeling!