Despite my temporary disability (cast on my left foot, walking on crutches), my life has gotten amazingly busy! I have been giving out home made cookies through the days, at offices I visit or to people who come to our house. What a treat for me to see the surprise and delight at receiving something thoughtfully made. On day 5 I gave the gift of time and attention to my mom, whom I have not always gotten along with. I spent an entire day with her... making cookies! (that seems to be the…Continue
Yesterday I decided to start over after only three days into my giving challenge because I missed the third day. So, I had an appt. with my orthopedist in the afternoon, supposedly to have a walking cast put on, and decided to make some cookies for the receptionists. This is a busy, very business-like place, where interactions with the front desk are usually terse and short after waiting for a while to get up there. I decided to gift the women who always look so harried and annoyed to see…Continue
With all the best intentions to give something yesterday, I was negligent. So, today will be a new beginning - I have yet to do my give, but my mantra for the day is "I give with gratitude." Glad I am only 2 days in to start over.
Happy Monday all -