I took time last week to honor my birthday with some “creative” random acts of kindness. Initially, I was planning on a day of random acts but through some Googling and fate, I found my way to Sparked.com.

Sparked.com is a place where non-profits can request creative help – from writing and brochure design to just brainstorming on booth prizes and program names.

Last week, I assisted with two brainstorms, two posters, one logo, one t-shirt and two PowerPoint presentations. Besides feeling great, thinking on these problems helped clear my mind on some of my own stuck projects. And that’s the reason I bring it up to you. If you’re feeling stuck on something, maybe the best thing to do is go think about something else.

Below are some of the items I created…