drive-thru flowering

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I’ll do just just about anything to make myself or someone else laugh.  Perhaps that’s why I run amok committing random acts of happiness?The senseless acts are a surefire way to make a stranger smile, and I usually end up laughing about my awkward behavior.  More often than not, other people are laughing about my awkward behavior too.  And you know what?  I’m 100% okay with that.
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My friend Ashely stopped me in the elevator and asked if we could do a kindness project.  I immediately agreed, but then I was a bit stumped: what to do on a cold and rainy day?  The rain has been pit-pat-falling-down for the past few days, and the only thing I wanted to do was curl-up, read, and maybe drink a chai or three.  Except getting that chai meant driving to Starbucks or Caribou and winding myself through the drive-thru.
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A bit of a ‘give-a-mouse-a-cookie’ situation, but I started thinking about how register guys & gals would probably rather bundle-up at home than make me a chai  And then lightning struck (literally and figuratively): we could surprise drive-thru workers with flowers.  And so, that’s what we did tonight.  This video captures the reason I love these random acts of happiness oh.so.much: