The Best Way to Feed your Soul this Fall

I seriously cannot believe that it’s September!  How does this happen, people?  I swear I was just at a wedding in June.  Tan.  Dancing my booty off.

I guess I have to succumb to the seasonal Gods and accept reality that it’s not only September, but the 3rd day of September!  Yeesh.  The good news is that there is a silver lining. This lining is none other than the 31 Random Acts of Kindness that I’ll be performing (along with many others) the entire month of October!  Say what?  If you didn’t see the last post, click over here!  I give some background on why I’m so passionate about changing the world.  No big deal, or anything.

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In all seriousness, I’m really excited about this adventure.  So excited I created a twitter handle for the movement (@31RandomActs) and a Facebook Page! <–Click to Like/Join.  Leading up to October, I plan on encouraging people through quotes and other dialogue to get excited for the 31 Random Acts.  In October, I will highlight people’s random acts, on a daily basis, through the social media outlets! :)

I also developed a suggestive list of ideas for the 31 Random Acts, which is provided below!  I hope this list is not too daunting.  First and foremost, if you want to join us, you do not have to perform the random acts / ideas I suggest here.  Heck, if you don’t even want to do 31 acts then don’t!  If you just want to pick one or perform a big one on your own or just stare at this blog post and encourage someone else to do something in October, that is great!  I welcome all kinds of RAK love.

Honestly, there is only one RULE that I would like to enforce and that is, if you decide to participate, please tell someone that you are conducting 31 Random Acts (or however many you choose) in October 2013!  As I said in my original post, if we can get even one additional person to perform a random act in October, we will double our impact on the world!

Are you excited??!  Do you want to know what’s next??!

“We want more. We want more!”  I can just hear you now.

Here’s what you can do to get involved:

1. Like the Facebook Page

2. Follow Us on Twitter

3. Spread the word! (Tell a friend, send an email, text a sister, write a blog post, etc.)

4. Start coming up with your ideas for the Random Acts!

5. Tell me that you want to be involved through the Contact Form below

6. Rock on with your RAK bad self!

Suggestive List of Random Acts
1. Something you would want someone to do for you.
2. What’s something you have that you no longer want or need?  Give it away.
3. Remember a time someone helped you out.  Do something to pay them back.
4. Think about something specific about someone that you think is really great.  Do something to commemorate it.
5. Do something for the elderly.
6. Do something for the young.
7. Share a treat with someone you love.
8. Write a note to someone you’ve been meaning to talk to.
9. Do something with books.
10. Do something with coins.
11. Do something with food / beverages.
12. Help someone enjoy a memory.
13. Thank someone you’ve been meaning to thank.
14. If you unexpectedly had a completely free afternoon, what would you do with it?  Perform a random act inspired by your answer.
15. Something that you would have wanted as a 10-year-old kid.
16. Something inspired by one of your New Year’s resolutions.
17. Preserve something in nature.
18. Perform a small gesture that will have a big impact on someone.
19. Commemorate someone who has made a difference in your life.
20. Honor those who sacrifice for us.
21. Help an animal.
22. Do something to become a better friend to someone.
23. Beautify your surroundings (or someone else’s!)
24. Spend only $1 on a kind and high-impact act for someone else
25. Inspire someone.
26. Make a sacrifice for someone else.
27. Do something for a coworker.
28. Make a wish come true.
29. Perform a random act of kindness anonymously.
30. Get someone to perform a random act with you.
31. Make someone smile :)
 

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