Updated: Nov 8, 2020
By Hayley Brennan.
I recently taught my nephew an impromptu life lesson while we were enjoying a sweet treat together... the significance of sharing your last Rolo.
After explaining to him that traditionally, we share our last Rolo with the person we really love; he pondered. You could see the cogs turning in his little mind as he looked at each family member at the table (followed by a tense moment where we thought it might just prove to be too tempting!)
Then he smiled, picked up his last Rolo and… gave it to his Nana!
The joy on both of their faces from this simple gesture was glorious! It brought a tear to Nana’s eye, and made my 5 year old nephew glow with pride.
It made me think. There are so many opportunities each day to bring a little kindness to others; we really should make the most of them! Here are some simple ideas to make someone smile today: