1. THE GIFT OF LISTENING...
But you must REALLY listen.
No interrupting, no daydreaming,
planning your response.
2. THE GIFT OF AFFECTION...
Be generous with appropriate hugs,
kisses, pats on the
back, and handholds.
Let these small actions demonstrate the
love you have for family
3. THE GIFT OF LAUGHTER...
Share articles and funny stories.
will say, "I love to laugh with you."
4. THE GIFT OF A WRITTEN NOTE...
It can be a simple
"Thanks for the help" note or a
A brief, handwritten note may be remembered
for a lifetime, and may even
change a life.
5. 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.
6. THE GIFT OF A FAVOR...
Every day, go out of your way
to do something kind.
7. THE GIFT OF SOLITUDE...
There are times when we want nothing better
than to be left
Be sensitive to those times and give
the gift of solitude to others.
8. THE GIFT OF A CHEERFUL DISPOSITION...
The easiest way to feel good is
a kind word to someone.
Really, it's not that hard to say,
Hello or Thank You.