Anyone with kids knows that sometimes…they can be a little weird. Especially when it comes to the things that, for whatever reason, they become absolutely obsessed with.
Ask almost anyone and they’ll tell you that junk mail is the worst invention since hair in a can. But not 12-year-old Mathew Flores. In fact, up until recently, it was the only thing he had to read.
Heather McManamy has been fighting breast cancer since 2013. Her disease is terminal, but Heather is determined to be a part of her daughter’s life, even after she’s gone.
As of last night, Jen Welter just made history. Again.
Weighing in at 175 pounds, Hulk, the world’s largest Pitbull, is now the proud father of a litter of eight adorable puppies that could fetch up to $55,000 each.
Four months ago, Australian comedian Adam Hills decided to share his diaper changing experience with the Twitterverse, coining the term #smelfie.
When Tony Sellers came to visit his 79-year-old mother, Sadie, at Daleview House — an elderly care home in Northern Ireland — and she was nowhere to be found, he was understandably a little bit freaked out.
When he went to his mother’s room, her wheelchair was there, but her walker was missing…
When Bobby Villegas and Kait Villegas-Payne were planning their elopement, they knew that the day wouldn’t be complete without Villegas-Payne’s daughter, Scarlet.
So they included her in their special day in the most amazing way possible: As their ring bearer.
And while the position of ring bearer role is typically granted to boys, the couple never gave that a second thought, Villegas-Payne told A Practical Wedding —
She was the ring bearer because that’s what I had a literal need for. We didn’t even have a real aisle for anybody to throw petals down on. We did need somebody to hold our rings.
For Villegas-Payne and her husband, having Scarlet be a part of their beautiful ceremony was of the utmost importance —
I gave her a gold pin with the word ‘constant’ and talked to her a little about how much her presence means to me. I love the show Lost, I love the idea of ‘constants,’ and I mostly love that Scarlet has always been mine.
And since their ceremony was about joining their family together, Bobby also made a vow to Scarlet:
Bobby gave her a ring and a promise to always be there if she ever needs him for anything.
Are you sobbing yet?
Meet Erica Jean Schenk. She’s an 18-year-old runner from New York, a gorgeous model…and the cover star for the August 2015 issue of Women’s Running.
“That’s what friends are for” took on new meaning for best friends Laura Ruffino and Elizabeth Diamond when Diamond was diagnosed with brain cancer in August 2014.
Although Diamond knew it was terminal and that she had an incredible battle ahead, the single mom’s main concern was what might happen to her four daughters (who range in ages from five to 12) when she passed away.
But she didn’t need to worry too much, because Ruffino, whom she had known since fifth grade, made her a promise.
While most of us struggle to make a pancake that doesn’t tear when we try to flip it, illustrator and math teacher Nathan Shields — who is currently living as a stay-at-home day — turns this breakfast staple into edible works of art for his two kids (and hundreds of thousands of fans).