Blessing Bags - keep a couple in the car so when you see someone who is struggling (ie begging) you can give them a little something. Acts of Kindness. I LOVE THIS IDEA!
It was a busy morning, about 8:30, when an elderly gentleman in his 80′s arrived at the hospital to have stitches removed from his thumb. He said he was in a hurry as he had an appointment at 9:00 am. The nurse took his vital signs and had him take a seat, knowing it would be over an hour before someone would be able to see him. I saw him looking at his watch and decided, since I was not busy with another patient, I would evaluate his wound. On exam, it was well healed, so I talked to one of ... this man, heart, real life, hands, breakfast, doctors, homes, grandparents, eyes