The first day of school can be scary for anyone. You’re unsure if you’ll make friends or not. Will your fellow classmates tease you? Will you find someone to sit with during lunch and play with at recess? It’s terrifying, but every now and then, you hear stories of sweet young children who make sure […]
As the daughter of divorced parents, 13-year-old Kelsey Frederick was excited to celebrate her birthday in both households for double the fun. But when she came home to her mother’s house in tears and sporting a drastic new haircut, her mother decided she could not stand idly by. She had to take action.
Some kid-entrepreneurs might decide to fold when the realities of a thriving business start cutting into after school fun. But Armani and Amaya Jefferson of Summerville, South Carolina, had a bigger purpose driving them: their little sister, Taylor. Soon after Taylor was born, she was diagnosed with the blood disorder sickle-cell anemia. Her big sisters wanted […]
The #momgoals trend on Instagram had nearly 600,000 posts at the time this article was published. The majority of the pictures on this hashtag include mothers and children who are so perfectly manicured the picture could easily fit into a fashion catalog. Scattered in between all of the perfection, there are a few photos of […]
Imagine never having a birthday party or celebrating a single holiday. For Chris Barrington, a 30-year-old man with special needs, many childhood firsts didn’t happen. After Chris was found wandering alone in Waco, Texas, an unlikely hero would step into his life. A former teacher from Chris’s past, Michell Girard, decided to play the angel […]