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Heart of the Home: Hershey Chocolates Were a Thoughtful Gesture

As a young girl, I always looked forward to spending time at my grandma’s house each summer. A kind woman raised on a farm in Kentucky, she always had a jar full of cookies and a pie on the counter.Up the street from her home in a quiet neighborhood amongst the Blue Ridge Mountains, an ...

Heart of the Home: Random Acts of Kindness

We asked readers to send in stories about random acts of kindness, either acts they had shown, or acts shown to them. We received several stories. Here are a few of our favorites, including a story of how one reader's mother showed appreciation, a story about generous support from family and ...

Heart of the Home: Generous Support From Family and Friends

In May 1984, when I was five months pregnant with our first child, my husband, Tony, was diagnosed with Hodgkin’s disease – a form of cancer. Fear reared its ugly head. I had so many questions. Would Tony live to see our baby grow up? Was his cancer curable? What if ... how would I ...?I ...

Heart of the Home: Woman Shows Appreciation for Men on Garbage Truck

My mother, who raised eight children, knew how difficult things could be, and she also realized there were a lot of thankless tasks that had to be done.So, one particularly hot summer day many years ago, she put a bottle of soda inside a paper bag filled with ice, and set it on a small chair in ...

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