Contact Us

People That Go Out Of Their Way For Others – Thank You

Flickr, theleticiabertin

It really is the little things in life that can brighten someones day or even week!

Easter was this past weekend, and if you don’t know, I’m a vegetarian. I have been since 1996. Family functions are always a mess. Family not understanding why I don’t eat meat, pressuring me to just eat the meat, or even making their dishes full of things I don’t eat. With that said, I don’t expect anyone other than myself to go out of their way to accommodate for the way I eat, or don’t eat.

I usually bring my own food to family functions or eat ahead of time so I’m not hungry as a hippo when I leave. To my surprise, my Godmother, Janet, went out of her way when making her salad. She left the cheese, eggs, and even bacon bits out of the salad until I took my plate full of “rabbit food.” Simple, easy way to make sure that everyone can enjoy eating around the table together.

It may have been a simple task,  my Aunt is used to eating healthier and feeling left out at the table with just a salad on the plate as well. For me, it was the nicest thing that  happened all week. Not everyone thinks of those that eat “differently” than others. Making cheesy hash browns with cream of mushroom instead of chicken, or not putting gravy directly into the mashed potatoes are easy fixes that some people don’t think about.

To those of you who think outside of the box and accommodate others, we thank you! You may think it’s no big deal, but to those of us that get left out, it’s a huge gesture of kindness! It really is little things like this that can put a smile on someones face!

I challenge you to go out of your way for someone this week; if you don’t do so already on a regular basis. See how great it feels to make others feel appreciated or recognized! It really does make you feel happier knowing you helped others! In my opinion, random acts of kindness and paying it forward are  what keeps the world turning!

More from Mix 94.9

Best of the Web

Leave a Comment

It appears that you already have an account created within our VIP network of sites on . To keep your points and personal information safe, we need to verify that it's really you. To activate your account, please confirm your password. When you have confirmed your password, you will be able to log in through Facebook on both sites.

Forgot your password?

*Please note that your points, prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

It appears that you already have an account on this site associated with . To connect your existing account with your Facebook account, just click on the account activation button below. You will maintain your existing profile and VIP program points. After you do this, you will be able to always log in to http://mix949.com using your Facebook account.

*Please note that your points, prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

Please fill out the information below to help us provide you a better experience.

Register on MIX 94.9 TRUE VARIETY quickly by logging in with your Facebook account. It's just as secure, and no password to remember!

Not a Member? Sign Up Here.

Sign up for an account to comment, share your thoughts, and earn points to get great prizes.

Register on MIX 94.9 TRUE VARIETY quickly by logging in with your Facebook account. It's just as secure, and no password to remember!