Moms have an amazing knack when it comes to dealing with stress from the kids. Well, at least they can sometimes make it look easy. One child, then the other… and the stress piles on. But no matter the chores for the day, her babies are her priority. Sometimes, she’s SuperMom, and truly is amazing.
Claribel is very fashion-oriented, but her longtime boyfriend, Brandon … not so much. As a matter of fact, he’s extremely laid back with long hair and the most casual of clothes. So Claribel took him to the Rachael Show, where she wanted him to get the makeover of his life.
Melissa Mainier was working as a waitress at a Peachtree restaurant in Harrisburg, Pa. She was hoping to make enough money to pay off her student loans that were carrying her through nursing school. But those debts sure seemed like climbing a mountain and Melissa was unsure if she would ever be able to get through it.
Just how far would you go to get a job done at home? For Jimmie Cox, a utility worker just outside of Fort Worth, Texas, going pretty far is pretty much what he does. When a home’s water pipe broke over the summer, Jimmie came out to see if he could fix the problem.
Peter had served with the U.S. Marines for some time, and when he finally went home, he started suffering from Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) and depression. His mom was worried. So were his friends and the rest of his family.
Lucy Stevens of Louisiana couldn’t sleep one night. She was tossing and turning and it just wasn’t going to happen. So she got up and started talking to her adult son, Lance, in the kitchen. Then, it happened. Their song came on the radio.
In Fulham, England, Lucy just loves living in her neighborhood, where she has been for more than 20 years. But one day, her longtime 76-year-old neighbor,
Jake and Chelsea discovered they were going to be parents. But with Jake’s Afghanistan deployment in the military, it wasn’t too hopeful at all that he was going to be present when his wife gave birth. And Chelsea herself had given up all hope of him being there and began to count on the support of her family and Jake’s sister.
At a Hainesport, New Jersey diner, it was simply a random act of kindness when waitress Liz Woodward decided to pay for the meals of two weary looking firefighters.
In Chester, England, 41-year-old Nicola Hitchen found out she had cervical cancer. She was a single mother with two sons and her cancer quickly went from stage 2 to stage 4, and the intensive care unit at the hospital could no longer treat her. It was just too advanced.