Kindness… Being kind to close friends and family is something that comes quite naturally to most of us but being kind to strangers or people we don’t know too well sometimes poses questions!
Will they think I’m being too familiar? Will they think I’m weird? Will they think I’m after something?
These thoughts can prevent us doing the kind action we were thinking of carrying out. Then, when it’s too late you wish you’d done the right thing.
I’ve been fortunate enough to have met some very kind people, some of whom I didn’t even know that well. When they did kind things for me I felt blessed. So, whenever I think I can do a kind deed for someone… I just do it and not think of the reasons not to… Life’s too short!
“Hate the normal 9 to 5. Love where I live and the community. Like being able to help people where possible. Love my two dogs, so my work is a ‘mash up’ of the two.
Some days I wake up not knowing what day it is and what I’m doing that day, as every day can be a surprise and what was planned isn’t actually what’s going to happen. So when confusion sets in I remember the tools I’ve learnt from the Happynesshub. Combined with my diary and a cuppa, it helps me prioritise and get through the day ahead… and breath! “