Japanese artist turns stones into hyper realistic animals you can hold in the palm of your hand

We encounter thousands of stones—big or small—throughout our lives, but I bet only a few of us think of using them for art. That’s exactly what this Japanese artist named Akie Nakata has been doing for the last decade. She turns the tiny stones and rocks she finds into cute animals you can hold in

Mom of boy with Down syndrome gets emotional upon finding dolls that look like her son

This young mom became emotional upon seeing dolls with Down syndrome for sale at her local Kmart store in Australia. Brodee, 20, has a three-year-old son named Elijah, who was born with the condition. So when she got word of Kmart’s new toy collection, she rushed into the store to buy a couple for her

Police officer pays for family’s Christmas groceries instead of pressing charges after shoplifting incident

Just when they needed it most, this Massachusetts police officer exercised compassion for two women caught shoplifting five days before Christmas. They got a gift card from the kind officer. Here is the story: Somerset Police Officer Matt Lima responded to a call from a Stop & Shop grocery store on December 30 regarding a

Mom of 4 wakes from coma a day before family planned to take her off ventilator

What happened to this COVID-19 survivor from Georgia is nothing short of a miracle. Just when her family had decided to take her off the ventilator, Lisa Martin suddenly woke up after being in an induced coma for over a month. The odds were stacked against the 49-year-old when she was admitted to the Memorial

Man accidentally starts knitting club at treatment facility and helps people like him recover from addiction

For over two decades, Nelson Mendonca struggled with drug addiction, a lifestyle that caused him to go and in out of prison. No matter how hard he tried to fight it, he found himself succumbing time and time again to the whims of his inner demons. There came a time when he had lost all

This homeless hero risked his life to rescue 16 dogs and cats trapped in a burning building

This homeless man is being hailed a hero and a guardian angel after rescuing several shelter dogs and cats trapped in an animal facility that caught fire. On the afternoon of December 18, an electrical fire burned down the W-Underdogs animal rescue in Atlanta, Georgia. Keith Walker, who has been homeless since he was 13

This toddler reciting words of affirmation to calm herself is the most adorable thing you’ll see today

I know many adults who recite positive affirmations every morning to jumpstart their day, and they say it’s been helping them keep a more optimistic attitude and mindset every day. Turns out, the practice can also benefit children as young as two years old. That’s what this toddler named Brilee from McCloud, Oklahoma, demonstrated in