When Richard Johnson's partner ran out, leaving him to bring up their one month old daughter, Persephone, alone, he could not have imagined the struggle he was about to face. Scared and daunted about what was to come, he turned to the internet, and social media in particular, to...
Jade Hornsby was pregnant and looking forward to her first 4D ultrasound scan. The 21 year-old from Dagenham in East London quickly ripped opened the envelope given to her in a frenzy of anticipation... What did her new child look like? When she saw - she was ecstatic. Her...
Delia Blackburn is a wedding photographer. She's been to hundreds of wedding ceremonies. Each has its own little touching moments that are really rather sweet. But none she'd ever attended featured a selfless act like the one she snapped recently in Vermillion, Ohio. A lovely day, a beautiful setting, it...
This is Avery, an excited young girl on a fishing trip with her father. She has her own little life preserver, as well as a Barbie toy fishing rod, and she's out for a catch. However, Avery is frustrated. The fish aren't biting on her tiny little rod. Her dad...
Kids eh? Forever getting into mischief and making us laugh. Whether it's unfortunate accidents or deliberate horseplay, we have a tendency to forgive our children for wreaking havoc because, well, it's just so darn funny! You all know what kind of thing I'm talking about. You walk into the...
Now you might not know the song, “You’ll Never Know” by Rosemary Clooney and Harry James. But once you watch this touching clip, it might well end up being your favorite song of all time. It's a favorite of Laura and Howard's. Married for 73, this pair have been inseparable for...
When Khari Toure heard that his daughters were having trouble at school, he was immediately concerned. He'd been there. He knew how cruel bullies could be in the playground. Especially about weight issues. One of his kids was being teased for her weight, while the other was feeling pressure...
Kids. You've got to watch them. If you've got little ones at home and you leave them unattended in, say, the kitchen for even five minutes - there's a pretty good chance that you'll have a mess to clear up. If you've got children, you'll know exactly what we're...
Marlena and Victoria Laboz were, understandably, distraught when they lost their father recently. The sisters loved their dad and he, in turn, doted on them. A hugely successful businessman, he'd left them a whopping $20m inheritance in his will. $10m each. But the money didn't go straight to them....
A brave little girl fighting brain cancer recently got a call from Frozen's Princess Anna of Arendelle! Six year old Avery Huffman suffers from Diffuse intrinsic pontine glioma (DIPG), an inoperable brain tumor that fewer than 10% of children survive. After hearing about Avery's story, Kristen Bell - who...
It's amazing what kids will argue about. Things that most of us adults would deem as trivial, to kids, it's a BIG DEAL. Well, they haven't got important things to worry about, have they? Take these kids here. They're having a bit of a set to and by the...
Not long after his 37th birthday, Scott Hawkins suffered a severe stroke due to a brain aneurysm that was caused by an Arteriovenous Malformation. His family were, understandably, shocked. His condition worsened to the point where doctors expected Scott to die. At one point - after he suffered a heart attack...
Twins are renowned for having a special connection. They share almost everything, from mum and dad's DNA, to the womb. It's only natural that twins are close. When you've spent nine months sharing a tiny space, you have to get fairly acquainted with one another. Some people even say that...
The moment that a women gave birth to her ten pound baby in a car has been captured on film. A couple had been speeding to a local maternity unit in Houston, Texas, for 45 minutes when the mother's contractions started to get more intense and closer together. However, before...
A homeless woman in Roeland Park, Kansas, became the recipient of a random act of kindness after being caught stealing vital supplies for her six children from a Walmart store. Along with her eldest daughter, Sarah Robinson was attempting to take over $300 of diapers, baby wipes and children’s shoes when...