Inspiring Stories & Wisdoms Top Stories

Personal reflections, insights and stories about grandparenting that will warm your heart.

Las Vegas Hero Reunites With the Off-Duty Officer Who Saved Him

By Ryan McMahon | Inspiring Stories & Wisdoms

Jonathan Smith risked his own life to pull people to safety during the Las Vegas shooting. But after he got hit, a cop saved him.

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Amazing Amputee Grandmother Makes Personalized Dolls for Amputee Children

By The Editors | Inspiring Stories & Wisdoms

This 56 year old has a big heart and swift hands, and she's using them to spread joy to kids across the UK.

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Cancer Patient Receives New Car After Hers Was Stolen

By Ryan McMahon | Inspiring Stories & Wisdoms

After Kate Barnett’s car was stolen, she was devastated. But a stranger’s act of kindness in her time of need brought a smile to her face.

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Illinois Teacher Stops School Shooter

By Ryan McMahon | Inspiring Stories & Wisdoms

A teacher in Illinois was hailed as a hero after she thwarted a school shooter.

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Volunteer 'NICU Grandpa' An Angel to Babies and Parents Alike

By The Editors | Inspiring Stories & Wisdoms

This Atlanta volunteer brings comfort to both premature babies and worried parents.

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Bride Honors Grandmother By Wearing Her 55-Year-Old Wedding Dress

By The Editors | Inspiring Stories & Wisdoms

An heirloom wedding dress revealed at a photoshoot brings this 74-year-old grandmother to tears.

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25 Reasons Kids Love Grandparents

By Jacqueline Carroll | Inspiring Stories & Wisdoms

There's something about their grandparents that all kids love. Actually, there's at least 25 things.

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94-Year-Old Great-Grandmother Graduates College With 4.0 GPA

By The Editors | Inspiring Stories & Wisdoms

This senior scholar says, "I couldn't just sit around and watch Netflix."

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8 Things You Should Save for Your Grandkids

By Ellen Breslau | Inspiring Stories & Wisdoms

Money and jewelry usually come to mind, but there are other sentimental things worth holding onto, too.

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7 Things You Can Learn from The Golden Girls

By Sara Schwartz | Inspiring Stories & Wisdoms

Dorothy and the Girls have a lot more to offer than silky '80s fashions and clever comebacks.

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