Elton John Stars In Christmas Commercial That Could Leave You In Tears

You’ll be asking how did they recreate Elton John’s life like that? Elton John is not who I was expecting to show up in a TV commercial for John Lewis and Partners.  If you’re not familiar, that’s the name of a chain of high end department stores in the UK. Every year, they pull out the stops with some over-the-top Christmas campaign guaranteed to tug at your heart strings.  I look forward to them every year. To my knowledge, they’ve

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Customers Buy Out Doughnuts Shop Every Day So Owner Can Be With His Ailing Wife

Dozens of doughnuts make kindness go round and round Doughnuts are the key to one Southern California neighborhood helping out a couple who have served their community for years. ABC7 reports John and Stella Chhan have owned and operated Donut City in Seal Beach for three decades. They bought the shop after they immigrated as refugees from Cambodia. Recently, customers have noticed Mr. Chhan is running the shop by himself. He shared that his wife had suffered an aneurysm.  He

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How Your Kid’s Back To School Photo Can Earn Them A College Scholarship

That back to school photo you’re posting of your adorable kid might be worth more than the many likes you’re getting from friends and family on Facebook. It just might win your kid a $2,000 college scholarship! First National Bank of Omaha and Nebraska State Treasurer Don Stenberg today announced the launch of the NEST 529 Back-to-School Photo Drawing. It’s a new scholarship opportunity open to families across the United States. Beginning today, NEST 529 invites families to capture and submit

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Publix Workers Rescue Little Girl’s Stuffed Bunny From Landfill

The beloved stuffed bunny. Three-year-old Maddie Rachal’s world revolves around hers. It made sense that Bunny came along with Maddie and her mom when they took a trip to their Publix grocery store in Birmingham, Alabama. Bunny goes everywhere. Her mother, Jenna, tells AL.com, “Anybody who meets Maddie also meets Bunny.” Until that fateful trip. With a thunderstorm brewing, Maddie and Jenna dashed to their car. By the time they got home, mom realized something dreadful. Bunny was gone. Somewhere

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Grieving Capital Gazette Newspaper Staff ‘Put Out The Damn Paper’ Hours After Massacre

No one inspires me more today than the Capital Gazette Newspaper staff. Hours after a sick, twisted gunman burst into their newsroom in Annapolis, Maryland and started firing, they put out their newspaper. This #$)#% doesn’t get to stop them from doing what journalists around the world do so bravely every single day. Telling the story. This time, telling their story. How better to honor their five co-workers and friends who were massacred Thursday? How better to encourage the other

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WeWork Is Hiring, Mentoring And Training 1,500 Refugees

WeWork is a company that is walking the walk when it comes to helping refugees. While so many people are busy yelling, crying, bemoaning what can be done, this company is making a big difference. FastCompany Magazine reports WeWork “has locations in 73 cities, and began working with refugees in a grassroots pilot project in early 2017, when employees in New York reached out to a local office of the International Rescue Committee to invite the nonprofit’s refugee clients to start applying

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Get $11 Off Your Next Uber Ride With Awesome Ibotta App

I’ve been using this awesome app called, “Ibotta” for all sorts of things. Their Uber promotion is one of my favorites. It’s super easy to use. Just click through this link to set up your account. Download the Ibotta app. The app and your account sign up are free. Look for the Uber icon. This will take you through to Uber.  The first time you use it, you need to login. After that, it takes you right there. And that’s

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