Jack Mook is the quintessential “tough guy” detective. For fun, he volunteers at the Steel City Boxing Gym, teaching the sport to underprivileged kids. When 11-year-old Jesse and 15-year-old Josh stopped coming to the gym, Jack’s detective antennae went up, and decided to go search for the boys. When he found them, he discovered that their foster parents were abusing and neglecting the children. Jack called in a few favors so that Jesse and Josh would be placed in his … Keep Reading!!!
By Kate Parker
“Blended” has followed the journey of Sam, my nephew, from the day he was born and adopted into the unbelievably excited arms of my sister and brother in law as well as the rest of our extended family. We are so in love with this amazing little man who has brought such joy into our lives. There are so many wonderful and interesting things I am documenting, the power of love, the agonizing wait (and then elation) … Keep Reading!!!
Husband, father, “real man”- Society has finally started changing its idea of what these roles should look like in a family. No longer are men only expected to be financial supporters to their families and once and awhile “babysitters” to their children. Real men…real fathers are no longer as rare a sighting as a Chupacabra. It’s now an expected that men be just as much a present and compassionate part of a family as anyone else. What great news for … Keep Reading!!!
Singer Alicia Keys is known for her beautiful voice and songs about love and heartache, but now she is gaining new recognition for her role of activist..Keys, now pregnant with her second child, decided to bring attention to her “We Are Here Campaign” by posing with nothing more than a peace sign painted on her belly and her arms gracefully folded over her breasts. The simplicity and vulnerability in this photo leaves a powerful message.
The We… Keep Reading!!!
Phil Laboon is using his heartache for good.
After putting down $20,000 for his wedding, his engagement was sadly called off. But that didn’t stop him from doing something awesome. The 32-year-old marketing CEO decided to throw a charity gala with his pre-paid wedding funds.
He called LemonAID for Sugicorps and the party was back on, with a bit of a twist.
“I thought this was a joke — nobody does this. Then I felt like a bride,” Surgicorps founder … Keep Reading!!!
It’s always the little things that drive you completely insane.
Vivian Boyack, 91, and Alice “Nonie” Dubes, 90, have been together for 72 years. Proving it is never too late to follow through with one of life’s greatest adventures, the two were married this Saturday at the First Christian Church in Davenport, Iowa.
The Rev. Linda Hunsaker who presided over the ceremony and stated that, “This is a celebration of something that should have happened a very long time ago.”
As for the couple’s earlier years-
Their time together has … Keep Reading!!!
The dad in this video is refusing to walk his daughter down the aisle. Get the tissues ready, because the reason why will have you in tears.
Dr. Alex Levy shares the story of the day he had to give a family terrible news about their daughter on Christmas Eve. (Spoiler: this is a beautiful story with a more than hopeful ending.)
10 Things You Should Know When Facing Infertility We are submitting this post today, on our 24th week of gestation. We realize that our experiences we’ve had are our own, and not that of anyone else. The one consensus through this is that it’s not an easy journey, but we believe it truly can be made better by sharing with others and by letting yourself seek the support you need.
Oh the tears! Beautiful and bittersweet.
Kelly Gunderson decided to record a conversation she was having with her 87 year mother who is suffering from Alzheimer’s. Amazingly, there was a breakthrough moment when Kelly’s mom begins to remember who she is.
This video is a powerful reminder of the mother-child connection. Not only that, but it is helping to spread even more awareness about this heartbreaking disease that strikes the elderly.
My parents have been married for over 40 years.
And not a lukewarm relationship- people who don’t know them often ask if they are newlyweds due to the way that act towards each other
To my Favorite,
People always ask your Mom and I what is our secret to such a strong, loving marriage when they watch the way we love and interact with each other, and then find out later that … Keep Reading!!!
10-year-old Santiago wanted a tablet for Children’s Day.
His parents found a chopping board that was a similar size and shape to a tablet. As a joke, they wrapped it up and gave it to their son as a gift. But what started out as a silly prank, soon turned into an amazing show of gratitude.
This special little boy is giving us all a great reminder to never take anything, especially the kind efforts of others, for granted.… Keep Reading!!!
I remember feeling the same way about the costume when I was little. What do you think? Cute or concerning?
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Stone Creek Yogurt – The probiotic you need to get the party started!- LOL!!!
I am not a fan of Chipotle and even I thought this was funny.