Military Wife Shocked What Furnace Repair Man Had The Nerve To Charge Her

Here’s to every military wife who figures things out while your husband is away. Shoot, here’s to all military spouses and entire families–Thank you for your service. Bridget Stevens is one of those can-do kind of women. Her husband, Bobby, is deployed overseas with the National Guard. One recent challenge was particularly tough. Cold winter night. Little kids at home. The furnace goes out! No heat in the house. What to do? Bridget looked at the sticker on that old

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Divorced Mom Rebuilds Her Family’s Life With Her Own Two Hands

Kelley Lewis never planned to be 29, divorced and depressed with three little kids. It’s where she found herself a few years ago. A combination of personal choices and bad breaks. She tells Yahoo! that she was busy trying to get her professional life off the ground in her mid-20’s when she got pregnant.  She married the dad and their one-week “anniversary,” he told his pregnant wife that their marriage had been a mistake — though they would eventually spend

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Windshield Magic-Simple Hack Gets Frost And Ice Off Quickly And Safely

Slap my forehead! Such a simple hack for getting that frost and ice off my car windshield. It comes from a meteorologist named, Ken Weathers, at WATE in Knoxville, TN. A weather guy with the last name, “Weathers?” I’ll have to check into weather Weathers is his real name. Meanwhile, he’s pretty genius with this simple hack to get that frost and ice off your car’s windshield.   How simple is that?  Just one part water and two parts rubbing

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Cleaner Ocean? 21-Year-Old Just Might Have The Answer

Ocean lover Boyan Slat is on a mission. To clean up the vast waters of the world. Rid them of plastic. And by plastic, he’s talking about millions of tons of plastic littering the vast oceans of the world. He told the BBC he first came up with his life mission while swimming off the coast of Greece when he was a teenager. He’s now 21 and heading up a huge project along the coast of Hawaii. What’s his plan?

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Baby’s Life Saved By $20 “Google Cardboard” Contraption

A little baby and her family have a new contraption called, “Google Cardboard,” and an innovative team of doctors at Nicklaus Children’s Hospital in Miami to thank for saving her life. Weeks ago, Cassidy Lexcen gave birth to twin girls. One of them, Ryleigh, was fine. Her sister, Teegan, was born with only one lung and half her heart. Tragically, doctors in Minnesota, where the girls were born told Teegan’s parents there was nothing they could do. They should take

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Moms’ Weight Loss: Two Women Lose Half Their Body Weight

It’s the story of two moms who simply wanted to be better, healthier people. About so much more than just weight loss. About people who wanted to break life-long food and lack of exercise habits. They are featured in People Magazine’s annual “Half Their Size” Issue, one of my favorites of the year. It’s about regular people deciding they’ve had enough and can make themselves better through healthy weight loss. 27-year-old Sarah Beasley and 35-year-old Angela Montanez have created incredible new

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Stranger Makes It Possible For Paralyzed Man To Walk Again For First Time In Eight Years

Arthur Renowitsky has been paralyzed since he was mugged and shot eight years ago. He long ago vowed he would one day walk again. He had no idea how that was going to happen. He just had to believe it would. This is where the story gets pretty incredible. Last Spring, a man, a total stranger named Eugene Yoon, felt a calling that he had to do something incredible for someone. He didn’t know who, but he knew it had

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My Most Unrealistic New Year’s Resolution Ever

     It’s possible I’m setting myself up for failure.      It is true.      After all, don’t all those psychologist types recommend you keep it realistic on New Year’s resolutions?      I don’t care.      I’m going big.      Shooting for the stars.      Or rather, for the socks.      Yes, socks.      My New Year’s resolution is simply socks.      I want to be able to open that vestibule I call my “sock drawer” and find one matching

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Chef Does Awesome Thing With Prize He Wins On Food Network Show

Chef John Conley knows what it is to run a winning restaurant. That’s what he does with Sala Brava in Flagstaff, Arizona. He also knows what it is to win on national television. He recently took home $16,000 from competing on Guy’s Grocery Games hosted by Guy Fieri. There’s always something that a small business owner can do with extra cash. From the moment he started competing on the show, John knew what he would do if he won. He

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