A few weeks ago, a mother took her daughter to meet Santa at Middlesbrough’s Cleveland Centre. She told Santa that her daughter had trouble with verbal communication. Santa immediately stepped up his game and started signing with the young girl.
This small gesture is striking the hearts of the whole world, this season.
Written by: Nikki Waring
It is no secret that Canada gets cold in the winter, and for the homeless population this becomes very problematic. Eight-year-old Jada, wanted to do something about it.
With the help of her mom, Tara, she gathered winter coats from the community and spent her eighth birthday dressing street poles throughout Halifax, Nova Scotia with 7 of her friends. Each jacket had a tag that said “I am not lost! If you are stuck out in the cold, please … Keep Reading!!!
Halloween may be over but Target’s costume flyer is still getting attention. Once again, Target shows what an inclusive company they are. The ad features a young girl with leg braces, dressed as Frozen’s Elsa. A simple move by Target has meant so much to so many parents and kids. Jen Spickenagel Kroll is one of them, and she took to Facebook to show her gratitude
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I love you. Thank you for including a child with braces and
Featured Image: Son Cradling Elderly Mother
“Unconditional love is hard to compete with.”
― Abbi Glines
1. “Rana and Sommayeh”
Sommayeh Mehri’s husband poured a bucket of acid over his wife and daughter Rana while they slept. Sommayeh is now fighting to keep her child feeling ‘normal’.
“[Sommayeh’s] main concern remains treatment for her daughter Rana. ‘She doesn’t understand yet what has happened to her,’ Mehri told an Iranian news agency. “That’s why she’s still playful and happy. But … Keep Reading!!!
Daycare facilities typically gather as much information about the child being enrolled as possible. Parents often toil over the most mundane of questions… but not this dad! He gives the most hilariously honest answers to some pretty standard questions about his 1-year-old daughter. Watch out Honest Toddler, baby Emma is hot on your heels.
Carson is 4 years old and lives in Colorado with his parents. Like many children, Carson began watching the neighborhood trucks drive past his house. However, it was the UPS truck that really stole his heart. The best part of this story is that the UPS driver was equally enamored by the little boy and his enthusiasm.… Keep Reading!!!
Mother and artist Ruth Oosterman created a project in which she and 2-year-old daughter Eve collaborate on original works of art.
It started when Ruth was going through Eve’s black ink pen sketches. She decided to add her own touch with watercolor using her daughter’s initial sketch as the skeleton for the piece.
“I try to work quickly and let imagination and play take root into the painting rather than taking it too seriously, this way I can encourage Eve’s … 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!!!
The other day, we stopped at a coffee shop before setting out for the day. The boys happened to be standing still and quietly waiting for our drinks to arrive (a rare occurrence). A woman with her two children (a couple years older than the boys) came over to us and said, “Your boys are so well-behaved, mine are never this good when we go out.”
The old me would have probably just politely thanked her and moved on, but … Keep Reading!!!