Tag Archives: kindness

Giving it away, paying it forward

We all know amazing people who inspire us with their positive attitude and their generous actions. For this mission, a small group of ninjas chose three talented and kind Lansing women we adore and admire. We have spotted these three doing everything from … Continue reading

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Ninjas about town

This is a double-duty post because, well, we have a busy crop o’ninjas these days. Yeah, teamwork! First, from Olive Moon Shinobi: I love this time of year, with the exception of the terrible Christmas music. But I love giving … Continue reading

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Thursday Thought: Be kind to a child

We share lots of tips on our blog about being kind to random strangers. But when we stumbled across this blog recently, the thoughts here were too good not to share. Some of these may be no-brainers to many parents, … Continue reading

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Guest ninja mission: Cute dog FTW!

We love quick missions. They don’t take tons of planning, just a feeling of wanting to do something small and good. It’s as easy as purchasing a gift card and looking for the right opportunity to pass it along. In … Continue reading

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Do good things

If you’ve been looking for an opportunity to perform a random act of kindness, here’s a great way to get your feet wet: The amazingly kind and generous Bob Hoffman launched ePIFanynow, a pass-it-forward program that brings people together at … Continue reading

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Ninja #4: The ripple effect of angry/unforgiving vs. kind

Today instead of talking about a mission, I’m going to share something that’s on my mind, and made me think about how far our anger can travel and how damaging it can really be. Have you ever had someone get … Continue reading

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Ninja #2: Kindness and Sunshine

It’s a dreary morning in March and the clouds hang low, like plush grey towels covering the expanse of the Lansing sky. After enjoying some glorious sunshine yesterday (and a paczki, or two) I’m just a little bummed to find … Continue reading

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