50 Nice Things You Can Do Today

In our daily lives, we are constantly being filled with negative views of everything and it can really affect our view of the world and even our mental health. A good way to fight off the negativity of the world is to add your own positivity to the mix. If everyone were able to be positive the world would be a much better place. Of course, you can’t control other people so you should at least start with yourself. Here at Ureshii Outlet, we have created a list of things you can do today to add your own positivity to others lives as well as enrich your own day.

  1. Pay for someone behind you in line.
  2. Hold a door open for someone.
  3. Help an elderly neighbor mow their lawn.
  4. Donate clothes.
  5. Smile at people who pass by you.
  6. Talk to someone sitting alone.
  7. Bake something for local law enforcement or teachers.
  8. Send someone a thank you note.
  9. Give a compliment to a stranger.
  10. Say “thank you” and “please” more.
  11. Encourage a friend that they are doing well in something.
  12. Do some housework for someone else.
  13. Bring a neighbor extras from any meals you make.
  14. Offer to help someone who looks lost.
  15. Give your parents a call just to talk to them about their lives.
  16. Help someone else improve at something you are good at. 
  17. Add some change to a person’s parking meter.
  18. Help anyone you see with their car broken down.
  19. Let someone go ahead of you.
  20. Just listen to a friend about their problems.
  21. Talk to someone who is struggling and let them know you are there for them.
  22. Say hello to those who are often ignored. (Janitors, greeters, etc.)
  23. Compliment someone you don’t particularly like. 
  24. Offer someone older than you a seat.
  25. Help clean up after an activity.
  26. Pick up garbage you see on the street.
  27. Shovel someone else’s walk after you have done your own. 
  28. Bring something nice to your coworkers.
  29. Help others see the positive in their lives.
  30. Encourage people through Social Media.
  31. Lend a pen to someone who needs it.
  32. Show up to things on time. Don’t make people wait.
  33. Offer to babysit for someone who hasn’t had a night out in a while.
  34. Don’t talk about people behind their back.
  35. Invite someone you normally wouldn’t to hang out.
  36. Be understanding of others.
  37. Share a favorite book with a neighbor.
  38. Participate in all of your friend’s activities no matter how lame you might think it is.
  39. Send a gift to someone for no reason.
  40. Help the awkward people at events feel more comfortable. 
  41. Ask on Social Media if anyone needs help.
  42. Leave small encouraging notes in public places.
  43. Donate to a local food bank.
  44. Support a Kickstarter (and someone’s dream.)
  45. Write an encouraging note to someone who is dealing with a tough illness.
  46. Help set up an activity without being asked.
  47. Volunteer at a local charity.
  48. Disrupt a negative conversation about someone by complimenting them. 
  49. Let someone know how they have made a difference in your life.
  50. Tell someone positive things you have heard about them.

So now that you have some ideas, get out there! Make a difference in someone else’s life and hope that they realize and work to make a difference too. Be a part of the positive movement that we want to take over the world and our lives. Good Luck!