Sunday, April 12, 2015

2,015 RAOKs in 2015: #572 - #615

#572 - #583:
Brought in donuts for my coworkers.




#584 - #603:

Brought in snacks for my coworkers.




#604:

Gave my hairdresser a perfume that she wears, that I love on her, but it just doesnt work on me.


#605:

The barrista in the Starbucks drive thru was having a rough day, so I gave her a RAOK.  

#606 - #607:
Was in the office first today, and made both pots of coffee for everyone.  (I dont drink it, so it is random and nice)  :)

#608:

Got some sour skittles for a friend I knew wanted them. 


#609:
At the dollar tree, stocking up on candy for my random acts of kindness and the cashier asks me if I'm having a party or just a sweet tooth. So I pulled out one of my RAOKs and gave it to him, and told him this is what I do with it. He said wow you're better than the Honda random acts of helpfulness. Love it.  ❤️

#610:
Bought a $10 Starbucks gift card to be used for someone else later

#611:
Gave the Starbucks barista a RAOK

#612:
Gave a RAOK to the cashier at Payless shoes, who... was quite rude about it.  Oh well  :)

#613 - #614:
Melissa stopped in a store I didnt go into, but she came back out and grabbed two RAOKs to hand out in there.


#615:
Gave a RAOK to the guy at Supercuts who cut my hair.

Wednesday, April 8, 2015

2,015 RAOKs in 2015: #531 - #571

#531:
Sent an Easter card with a gift to my mentee in the mail. 



#532:
Complimented a friend on their shirt.

#533 - #557:
Left compliments for 25 of my Yelp friends. 

#558:
Donated some food. 

#559:
Complimented a coworker on their shirt.

#560:
Complimented another coworker on their shirt.

#561:
Left a RAOK at Old Navy

#562:
Gave a RAOK to our waitress at Citrus Cafe:

#563:
Bought a $10 gift card at In N Out and told the cashier to use it on someone behind me.

#564:
Left a RAOK for our waitress at Thai Kitchen

#565:
Held the door open for a stranger

#566:
Left this for a friend...


#567 - 571:
Giving my mentee some stuffed animals for her, her girlfriend, and her sister. 



Friday, April 3, 2015

2,015 RAOKs in 2015: #505 - #530

#505:
Signed up with The Joyful Child team to do the Survive and Thrive 5K again this year in memory of Samantha Runnion.

#506:
Left our waiter at Chilis a RAOK

#507:
Volunteered 8 hours for The Belle of the Ball Event through Orangewood


#508:
Picked up trash off the ground and threw it out. 

#509:
Threw out someone's trash from lunch today that they left on the table. 

#510:
Left a RAOK for our waitress at Red Robin

#511:
Paid for the order behind me in the Starbucks drive thru

#512:
Let a truck merge in traffic

#513:
Held the door open for a stranger.

#514:
Made a pot of coffee for the office since I was the first one in. 

#515 - #519:
Handed out some Easter treats 


#520 - #525:
Handed out some more Easter treats 


#526:
Returned my shopping cart to the cart return area. 

#527:
Complimented a stranger.

#528:
Made coffee for the office since I was the first one in again.

#529:
Held the door open for a stranger.

#530:
Held the door open for a stranger.


Thursday, March 26, 2015

2,015 RAOKs in 2015: #428 - #504

#428:
Smiled at a stranger.

#429:
Held the door open for a stranger.

#430:
Lent my pepper spray to a friend who needed it...
She said this was a RAOK, and Im not about to turn down the chance to count one!  :)

#431 - #467:
In the above 90 degree heat last week, I bought ice cream treats for my entire office.  



#468 - #472:
Handed out a few St Paddys Day goodies. 


#473:
Sent a card and little gift to a far away friend. 

#474:
Smiled at a stranger. 

#475:
Held the door open for a stranger. 

#476:
Took a friend coffee and cake while they worked in their car waiting to go to lunch with me. :) 

#477 - #480:
Added four RAOKs to a geocache

#481 - #504:
Bought two dozen donuts for coworkers




Tuesday, March 17, 2015

2,015 RAOKs in 2015: #386 - #427

#386:
Gave a friend a sunshine jar :)


#387 - #392:
Donated 6 blankets to a family who lost their house and everything in a fire this week.

#393:
Gave a RAOK in the drive thru. 



#394:
Gave a RAOK in the drive thru. 



#395:
Gave a RAOK to the cashier at Kohls. 



#396:
Gave a RAOK to the cashier at Home Goods. 



#397 and #398:
Collected and delivered gift cards for a friend. 

#399:
Gave a RAOK to the cashier at dinner. We got free egg rolls because of my previous RAOKs. :)



#400:
Gave a RAOK to the cashier at Tuesday Morning.



#401  - #412:
Donated 12 new stuffed animals.

#413:
Donated a bag of clothing to a family who lost everything in a fire that destroyed their house.

#414 - #425:
Gave 12 RAOKs to a friend who offered to help spread some cheer.

#426 - #427:
Sunday morning, while waiting our 25 minute wait for breakfast that turned into an hour and 5 minutes... We were lucky enough at some point to score two small seats on a bench inside the air conditioned restaurant.  I gave up my seat twice... Once to a girl possibly suffering from heat stroke from waiting outside in the sun too long, and once to an older gentleman with a cane... who told me thank you for behaving like a gentleman.   LOL



Friday, March 6, 2015

2,015 RAOKs in 2015: #366 - #385

#366:
Donated a litter box to the Animal Shelter in Irvine. 

#377:
Held the door for a stranger. 

#378:
Let someone merge in front of me in traffic. 

#379:
Gave a RAOK to a coworker who needed a pick me up. 



#380:
Visited with the pig at the animal shelter. 




#381:
Also visited the goats. 




#382:
Gave a RAOK to the checker at Albertsons. 



#383:
Bought a friend lunch. 

#384:
Smiled at a stranger.   

#385:
Held the door open for a stranger. 


Sunday, March 1, 2015

2,015 RAOKs in 2015: #351 - #365

#351:
Gave a coworker my Police related RAOK to hand out to someone she knows... since my attempt at giving it to an Irvine PD was declined.  It is 4 little police related rubber duckies, a Thank You for what you do coffee tumbler, and a Starbucks gift card.
It got a little off balance being in my trunk for a while.



#352:
Gave the employee at Lenscrafters a RAOK... He was so incredibly helpful.


#353:
Gave the cashier at Petco a RAOK


#354 & #355:
Donated my two old pairs of glasses to Lenscrafters

#356:
A woman eating breakfast inside a nice warm restaurant while it rained Saturday morning left her dog outside in the rain tied to a shopping cart.  The dog was SHAKING so bad, and I think may have been blind.  I sat and pet the dog for a while.
Unfortunately the sheriffs department didnt care, and animal control was closed.

#357:
Left a RAOK in JC Pennys


#358:
Smiled at a stranger

#359:
Held the door open for a stranger

#360:
Left a RAOK for our waitress at breakfast.


#361:
Left a RAOK at the movie theater.


#362:
Left a RAOK for the waitress at dinner.


#363:
Gave a RAOK to the cashier at Trader Joes


#364:
Smiled at a stranger.

#365:
Returned my shopping cart to its original location.