So I went to WalMart today to buy some things for my teaching demonstration. I paid with a debit card, and as I was leaving, the cashier said: “Wait, don’t you want your receipt?” And I said sure, and then he held it up and said “Well, alright…but I’m only gonna give it to you because you look so…
Kemy Joseph and Genuine Scooters are on a mission to spread love and kindness throughout America. Watch his story, and get involved! Spread kindness!
“The Genuine World Kindness Tour is about KINDNESS. It’s about reminding each individual why they are awesome and worthy. It’s about fostering a sense of community and loving your neighbor — by way of a hug, a kind word or a random act of kindness. It’s a movement. It’s a spirit. It’s a guy named Kemy Joseph, aka Mr. U R Awesome, on a red BUDDY scooter with an ever-present smile — reminding us of what’s really important.”
This is something I am trying to teach myself, and I think we all need to try harder to do.
“be kind to yourself”
“kind words are the music of the world”
So. This morning a nice lady got me out of my morning funk by saying hi and smiling.
Theeeennn I got home and parked at the same time as this same lady and she had an arm full of girl scout cookies. I asked her (a little toooo enthusiastically…) where she got them, (her niece), and she insisted that I take a box. FOR. FREE.
Whitney in 103: YOU’RE MY NEW FAVORITE.
For those who don’t know, yesterday I started a campaign to raise $5,000 to help my friends in Tanzania buy land needed to build a youth trade center in their community of Moshi. Most of the time, when older kids age out of the centers (like the boys in the picture will in a couple years!), if…