Normally I would look at have a day break of giving as a failure. Like a diet, once you fall off the wagon, there's really no getting back on. In this case, I have changed my viewpoint.…Continue
The last few days I've tried to take advantage of opportunities to give and without expectation, I've been blessed with several surprises. Having intention really does make a difference in what you give and how you give, and it seems like it makes a difference to those receiving.
Today the gift I gave was making coffee for the staff I work with. They really LOVE coffee…
I have been gone for the last couple of days camping with some friends. At first, I starting getting anxious about what my gift would be for the day... then I told myself, getting all crazy about it kinda seems like reaching to me. So since the day was pretty light in terms of…Continue
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Last week some time I called my dear friend who recently underwent carpal tunnel surgery and asked her if she needed anything from the bargain store, knowing she wasn't up to leaving her house. She asked if they had any of the good coffee and unfortunately the were out that day. Yesterday when I went to the…Continue
Today has been a good day although after two days I seem to be thinking to myself~ is that a good enough gift? Especially when it comes to intangible items such as time.
I really haven't had a lot of opportunities to give a specific gift. I was able to rearrange my schedule to spend some…Continue
I'm pretty new to the "blogging" world and probably need to come up with a better title...lol.
This morning, an email from my manager offering me her CSA basket for the week as she is out of the office until next week. A week's worth of organic veggies ~ very thankful.
I have been giving some thought about this challenge and wondering about all the times that I have been blessed by others and how many opportunities I have blessed those around me. To me, it can be a good thing to give without thought because it displays a rooted sincerity without expectation. So then for me the question that comes to mind, is do I miss opportunities because I sometimes lack intention and to that I would say yes. This is…Continue