THE GIFT OF LISTENING ...
But you must really listen.
No interrupting, no daydreaming, no planning your response.
THE GIFT OF AFFECTION ...
Be generous with appropriate hugs, kisses, pats on the back and hugs.
Let these small actions demonstrate the love you have for family and friends.
THE GIFT OF LAUGHTER ...
Share articles and funny stories.
Your gift will say, "I love to laugh with you."
THE GIFT OF A WRITTEN NOTE ...
It can be a simple "Thanks for the help" note or a full sonnet.
A brief, handwritten note may be remembered for a lifetime,
and may even change a life.
THE GIFT OF A COMPLIMENT ...
A simple and sincere, "You look great in red," "You did a super job," or "That was a wonderful meal" can make someone's day.
THE GIFT OF A FAVOR ...
Every day, go out of your way to do something kind.
THE GIFT OF SOLITUDE .
Moms love this one!
There are times when we want nothing more than to be left alone.
Be sensitive to those times and give the gift of solitude to others.
THE GIFT OF A CHEERFUL DISPOSITION ...
The easiest way to feel good is to extend a kind word to someone.
It's so easy to smile and say "hello" or "thank you,"
and it is appreciated so much.