Strangers Open Their Home As Couple Faces Rained Out Wedding

Rained out is a dream come true said no bride ever. Yet, that’s what Dulce Gonzalez and her fiance, Ariel, were facing last Saturday in Pascagoula, Mississippi. All look clear as they set up the perfect wedding scene on the beach. When the skies opened, Dulce was convinced her big day was ruined. She told Yahoo Lifestyle, “I was in the car with my mom and dad about to have a panic attack and break down crying, thinking, ‘Oh, my

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Rescue Dog Becomes Best Friends With Man With Dementia

You won’t find this treatment for dementia in the medical books. Yet, there is no question that a little rescue dog is making a huge difference in the life of Mandy Looney‘s father. When a matted, beat up dog came into the Michigan Humane Society, Looney decided to foster him. His name is Louis. Once the shelter rescued him from the streets and cleaned him up, it became apparent that Louis had some behavior issues.  He was going to need

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Prince Harry And Duchess Meghan Recycle Royal Wedding Flowers In The Sweetest Way

The thousands of wedding flowers at the royal wedding Saturday were just the right touch to set the backdrop for the marriage of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle. What happened to those flowers after the big day shines the light again on just how special this couple is. USA Today reports the new Duke and Duchess of Sussex donated a large portion of them to a hospice in London. Fifty gorgeous bouquets showed up at St. Joseph’s Hospice the day

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Golden Buzzer Moment For Father Son Duo Reminds Us We Are The Lucky Ones

I watched this Golden Buzzer moment on “Britain’s Got Talent” YouTube channel and thought, “This.” This is what I need. This might be what you need this weekend. Odd to feature a father-son duo on Mother’s Day weekend? Perhaps. But it was the feeling that got me. On this, A weekend that is hard for a lot of folks. Stomp your feet that, “Mother’s Day is a made up holiday. Whatever. It can just be hard. Hard if you don’t

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Two Jurors Get Life Sentence, Marrying After They Fall In Love During Jury Duty

Two jurors came up with the same verdict after serving jury duty in New Orleans. They were both guilty of falling in love. Kris and Sarah Gerig met in 2015 while serving on a jury in a contractor fraud case. It appears it was love at first voir dire. Leave it to the judge presiding over the trial to sentence them to life. They asked Judge Robin Pittman to preside over their wedding. WGNO has their story. Sarah loves having

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Matchmaker Nurse Has Incredible Track Record Helping Folks Find Love

Heather Polan Berken has a talent they don’t teach in nursing school. She’s a successful matchmaker. She just gets this feeling when she meets someone who is single. She just might have someone who could be a great match for them. The stats speak for themselves. Six marriages, five long-term couples, and six kids. That’s enough to get the attention of Fox6Now.com in Milwaukee who put together this story on Heather and some of her matches. What a perfect blend–A

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How Daughter Is Sure Mother With Alzheimer’s Will Get The Last Laugh

How could I laugh? How could I not? Laughing with my friend and neighbor, Pat. For the last couple of years, she has posted stories on Facebook about Momma Jane. Her 91-year-old mother who is living with Alzheimer’s. This means, of course, that Pat has been living with Alzheimer’s, as well. You expect that. You expect a disease as awful as Alzheimer’s to affect an entire family. What I didn’t see coming, Was the laughter. Yes, laughter. Pat just has

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Morning Phone Call Reveals Unexpected Revelation From His 91-Year-Old Father

The call came at 8:45. As it does each morning. Not my phone. My friend, Gene’s. It was his dad. His 91-year-old dad. “We don’t actually say the words out loud,” Gene said, “But it’s his daily, ‘Yes, I’m alive’ call.” Some days the calls are short. Some days longer. Monday was a chatty call. Dad felt like talking. So, Gene shared his story from the night before. How he had splurged. Dug into his family wallet to take his

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Couple Cancels Wedding Reception To Give Money To Hurricane Victims Instead

Ever hear about a wedding where you had complete confidence a couple will do great? That’s the case with Shellie Schoellkopf and Robert Callaway from League City, Texas. KPRC reports the couple had a big ol’ shindig set for October 7th. But in the wake of Hurricane Harvey and all the devastation around Houston, the couple just couldn’t keep things the same, not with how many of their friends and family had been affected by the flood. Callaway told KPRC,

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The Question Every True Dog Lover Must Answer

Panic set in this week. During a phone call home while I was out of town. A last minute trip I’ll tell you about sometime. For now, this panic was about our “newish” puppy. Because of the last second nature of this trip, I left all the animals in care of my husband. There was a time when this would’ve seemed impossible. This man who didn’t want any pets. This man who has come so far. Early on, he learned

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