Friday, November 7, 2014

47 Ways To Make My 2 Cents Count In 10 Minutes...Lol!!

Have you ever wondered how much you could do in ten minutes with your two cents worth of thoughts?  If that was all the time you had to make an impact or change, what would you offer up or do, that was valuable time given?  Well, today, I started thinking about my hurried life that I talked about several times in the past posts and I wondered what difference I could make in 10 minutes by adding 2 cents to my own life circumstances or better yet, to a situation or circumstance that required me to be there for someone else.

Crazy, right? Believe it or not, you can be a valuable part of something or someone in that short length of time and it can count and make a difference in many circumstances.  Check out some of the things I thought I could do in 10 minutes with my 2 cents!  It may be a cliche but there is some truth in that saying!!  Wow, after I got going, I came up with quite a few things.  Try it out.  Jot down some thoughts of what you could do in 10 minutes with your 2 cents worth of thoughts!  You are going to be surprised! It really makes you wonder.  Here's 47 ways I can think of...
  • Say "I love you"
  • Pick up dinner (call in ahead of time)
  • Spend time at a love ones grave site (sad but good to do)
  • Sit quietly alone and relax
  • Hug your husband, wife or someone else that needs it 
  • Work out (10 sit ups and 10 crunches in 10 minutes)
  • Drink lemon water to flush you out (2-8oz glasses/10 min)
  • Text or email someone to say "hello" & "I'm thinking about you"
  • Take the trash out
  • Run water for a hot shower or bath
  • Write a card or short letter to someone you miss
  • Check on a friend via phone call, text or email
  • Thank your parents for taking care of you
  • Call your children, tell them you love them
  • Celebrate someone else by congratulating them 
  • Pray and thank God for your life & the people in it
  • Tell someone that you are sorry
  • Call 911 to help someone in need
  • Call a family member
  • Subscribe to (smile!)
  • Say hello to a neighbor
  • Love on someone
  • Say "thank you"
  • Make an important doctors appointment (stop delaying it)
  • Deposit money into your account via ATM (no wait time)
  • Listen
  • Pray with someone
  • Eat a piece of fruit
  • Play your favorite song
  • Take your blood pressure
  • Start a load of laundry
  • Pray for others
  • Forgive someone
  • Share a short testimony to inspire someone else
  • Share a comment on (smile!)
  • Read a passage from the Bible
  • Pet your dog
  • Check on someone that has been sick
  • Hold the door for someone behind you
  • Tell your siblings & parents you love them
  • Smile and laugh
  • Stop rushing
  • Save the life of someone
  • Drop some change in your piggy bank
  • Help someone in or out of a car
  • Close your eyes and take a 10 min cat nap
  • Deliver flowers to someone, while they are still alive