The other day I was babysitting and I asked this little girl why she cut off her beautiful long hair.
The little girl replied “sometimes people get really sick and their hair slips off so i am giving them mine so they can have hair!”
This little girl GMH.
The other day I was babysitting and I asked this little girl why she cut off her beautiful long hair.
I was crying after a bad day.
My three year old brother came into my room and cuddled in bed with me.
When I didn’t acknowledge him, he went out to the kitchen and came back with an ice cream sandwich and his favorite stuffed animal.
He put them in bed beside me and petted my hair. His love GMH
Today, my cousin asked me what cutting yourself meant.
I told her, and she started crying and said to me, “I want to find everyone single person who’s that sad and hold them until they feel better.”
She’s 8 and gets bullied in school alot. And she cries for all the other people in the world.
My daughter was born when I was 16, and from birth I’ve had total custody.
She is 8 now, and complains that her friends talk about their moms.
The other day, she said, out of the blue, “Daddy, I don’t care if I don’t have a mom. I would rather have you any day.”
Elodie, your love for your daddy, even at his low points, GMH. I love y
Today I was babysitting for a 5-year-old and a 7-year old.
The 5-year-old is really afraid of thunder. When it started to thunder, I was surprised when she didn’t come ask me to lay in her bed.
I went to check and saw her big sister cuddling with her and telling her that thunder was just angels bowling. GMH
Today my son told me he had to draw a picture of love for school.
A bit later he handed me his drawing. I looked down to see a crudely drawn picture of a smiling woman.
Shyly, he told me it was me. I said “That’s very nice honey, but you were supposed to draw a picture of love.” And then…
I have a back problem and may need surgery.
There’s a pretty high chance I’ll be paralyzed for life and I had been crying for hours thinking about it.
Suddenly my little brother who’s 9 came into my room and told me, “Please stop crying, I’ll stay with you for the rest of my life and push your wheelchair.”
I was putting Conor, the 5-year-old boy I babysit, to bed.
Once he was all tucked up, I went to give him my usual hug goodnight.
He turned his head and kissed me on the cheek, and says ‘You’re the nicest babysitter ever. I wish you could come every day. I love you so much Hannah.’
Kids who love freely GMH.
I’m 20 years old, with a 4yr old son.
Yesterday, when walking out of a store with him, a lady gave me a very dirty look.
My son went up to her and said “I saw you give my mom a mean face. I know she’s young, but she’s a good mommy and that’s all that matters.”
His intelligence and understanding GMH.
I work at a local pie shop.
Today a little girl around 11 or 10 came up to the counter and stared hard at two pies.
I asked her if she needed any help, she asked me which one the homeless man on the corner would like best.
Little girls that help others GMH
I was walking after from soccer practice. During practice, I saw some kids playing football. I never gave it a second thought.
As I walked by them, I noticed one of the boys had prosthetic legs and stub arms. I heard him yelling, “I NEARLY CAUGHT IT!”
Kids who don’t let their disabilities stop them from enjoying life GMH.
My 3 month old daughter’s father walked out on us two weeks ago.
After a week of devastation, I came home with my daughter only to find a note on my door.
It was written by my 8 year old cousin saying “Keely and aria you to are two buteful two cry. here is an apple so you dont have two go two the doctor and frown.”
Sawyer, you GMH.
I was having a bad day at work, because something bad happened very recently.
As I was checking out a lady and her six year old son, the boy turned to me with a big grin on his face and said ‘HELLO GORGEOUS!’
He’ll never realize that it made my night. A child’s view on life GMH
Today, I took my little sister shopping.
She grabbed every dress that she thought would fit me and made me try them on.
If one didn’t fit, then she tried it on. She told me every time it looked better on me. KGMH.
At my school, a little boy and girl were playing on the see-saw.
Suddenly, the little girl fell and got a huge cut across her arm.
What did the boy do? He jumped off the see-saw, ran towards the girl, and carefully picked her up off the ground. Then he WIPED her tears and walked her to the nurse holding her hand all the way.
The kids are 6. KGMH
I live in a relatively small town, and my dad coaches one of the Pop-Warner football teams.
I had to go to practice with him one day, and I noticed that all the boys had pink shoelaces.
I asked one of them why, and he said “Tim’s mom has breast cancer. They’re pink for her.”
Those ten and eleven year old boys GMH.
My 5 year old son Joey was in a fight at school and I had to go get him.
Once we where in the car I asked him what happened. He explain that the other boy involved had hit this young girl in a wheelchair.
Joey said, “Mommy we always have to stand up for people who can’t do it themself.” He GMH.
At dinner last night, we were talking to my little brother about how some people have nothing.
Then my brother said, everyone has something. I asked him what that was.
He patted his chest and said “a heart”.
Gabriel you GMH!
Today my cross country team was officiating for a junior high meet.
There was one boy with a mental disability and was halfway through the last lap when everyone else was done.
TEN kids came back and ran the last lap with him, encouraging him all the way through.
Friends forever GMH
I was crying the other day because my boyfriend broke up with me.
My little brother, who is 6, told me to cheer up. My little sister, whose 2, came in with a light saber and asked if she needed to hurt him.
Abby and Hayden GMH
Sunday was the Breast Cancer Walk in my city.
Me, my sister, my mom, my cousins, and my niece all went. We told my niece we were walking to help find a cure for my mom’s aunt, who has breast cancer.
We brought a carriage in case my niece got tired of walking. She walked well over 5 miles. She’s 4.
Gabby, you GMH
I’m the eldest of four, my whole family is white except for the youngest who is adopted from Africa.
My 7 year old brother tells everyone he meets “that brown baby is MY SISTER”, with such pride and love in his voice.
His adoration of our sister GMH
Today my 4 year old son came home saying that a few other kids make fun of him for not having a daddy.
I was worried it’d be too early to explain his daddy died 4 months before he was born.
Instead, he tells the kids at school, “my mommy is so amazing she can do everything by herself.”
Yesterday, I was walking around a lake near my house with my boyfriend.
Two little boys and their dad were walking the opposite way by. One little boy saw me and said “She’s soooo pretty!” I laughed and waved.
He blew me a kiss and ran behind his daddy.
It was the most adorable thing and it made my day!
I know this little boy who I babysit that has a crush on me.
I was playing with him one day and he was pretending to be a Genie that granted three wishes. Jokingly, I wished I was pretty.
He gave me a mirror and said, “There you go. You’re gorgeous.” I looked the same.
Kids who know how to make people feel better GMH.
The other day I was babysitting for a 7 year old boy and he asked me if a boy had ever kissed me.
When I told him no, he grabbed my hand and planted a big kiss on it.
His love GMH
I working concessions for my school when a woman bought 2 slices of pizza.
A few minutes later a little girl came running to the counter and asked for a 2 slices.
She said “It’s for this really pretty lady that just dropped hers.
The woman had downs syndrome. Her acceptance of difference, GMH.
When I was born, my brother was only 4 years old.
One day, he was talking to my mother and this is what he said:
“Mom, I love you more than Spiderman, and I love Dad more than Batman, but my new baby sister, I love her right under Jesus and God.”
My brother’s LGMH.
Today my little sister asked if we could go to the store to get some lemons to do a lemonade stand.
My parents said yes and took her to the store. On the way, my mom asked her what she was going to do with the money.
My sister replied “Give it to a charity, silly!”.
Kids with a purpose GMH.
I was at my friends house and we were talking about loser boyfriends.
We turn to her little brother Calvin and say “Calvin, what did you learn in school today?”
He said “Always call her pretty, text her first, and the boy ALWAYS pays!”
I have hope that Cal WILL NOT be a loser boyfriend!
My 4 year old brother and i are watching a movie and he asks me to pause it so he can tell me a secret.
He whispers in my ear, “When mommy comes home, tell her she’s beautiful.”
I ask him why can’t he tell her? He says, “Because, don’t you love her? Just PLEASE, tell her, please”
His love for my mom GMH
A few days ago, a little boy rang my door asking to water my plants.
I asked him how much it cost and what his school he was fundraising for. He replied with, “I just want to water your plants! May I?”
Before I could say anything, he was watering all my plants with his bucket.
Kids like that GMH
Today my boyfriend broke up with me on our one year anniversary.
I was in tears when a 8 year old boy came up to me. He asked me what was wrong and I told him.
Now I’ve got a ring pop on my finger, and that little boy is taking me to the park for our 1 day anniversary.
His kindness GMH.
Today, I got tripped by a random 6th grader at our school’s registration.
I sat out in the open and cried after I scraped my knee deep, and nobody seemed to care.
Then, a cute little boy at about the age of 4 walked up to me and gave me a hug and a kiss on the cheek and said, “Itto be ow-kay!”
His cuteness and kindness GMH
One day I was in Walmart.
I’m Goth, so when I go out people usually call me a freak. While I was looking at the soda, a little girl that looked about 6 came over to me and asked “Are you a princess?”
I said no, to which she replied: “Really? Cause you’re as pretty as one.”
Her acceptance GMH.
Today, I was standing up on the bus as there were no seats left.
Suddenly a little boy got up and told me to take his. He was no more than 10 years old.
This small act of kindness GMH.
One day I received in the mail from my grandmother a little slip of paper from an article asking kids “what does love mean?”.
One boy answered, “Love is when a girl puts on perfume and a boy puts on shaving cologne and they go out and smell each other.”
My best friend goes to college 4 hours away.
I had made plans to go visit her one weekend, when I realized that I didn’t have enough money.
As I was crying telling her on the phone that I would not be able to make it, my 13 year old brother wordlessly came and handed me all the money he had.
It was just enough to get me there.
Selfless Kids GMH
Yesterday my little brother’s friend came to spend the night.
I was on my way to my room after playing Trouble with them when the little boy says “Your sister is awesome!”
My brother responds with “I know”. His friend says “I thought you hated her” and he responds with “I thought I did”. This GMH
Today I was being observed for my senior year of student teaching in a 1st grade class. I was scared, nervous and anxious.
Before beginning my lesson a little boy raises his hand. I called on him and he said “You have a very pretty shirt. And necklace!”
Little gentlemen like this give me hope.
Yesterday, my 6-year-old son had his first soccer game.
While playing, he looked very confused and didn’t do very well.
After the game, he came up to me and told me that “everyone is taking the ball from each other. I want to share with everyone!”
Little boys who are selfless GMH
Yesterday, my boyfriend and I went on the ferris wheel at a festival, and my boyfriend is terrified of heights.
We were sharing a carriage with a father and daughter. The little girl held my boyfriend’s hand the whole way, assuring him that nothing bad would happen.
Her fearlessness GMH.
I have an autistic little brother.
One day, we were walking down the street when he saw a little girl. The little girl was sobbing because she fell off her bike and scraped her knee.
Without a word, my little brother walked up to her, kissed her cheek, and hugged her.
Innocent Kids GMH.
I was babysitting kids who recently lost their grandfather when I saw a scrap of paper on the floor.
I picked up the note and read:
“Dear Pop Pop
I really love you and I miss you. But I won’t worry because I know God will take good care of you.
Her optimistic view of an awful situation GMH.
My nephew and I was participating in a walk for Juvenile Diabetes.
Halfway through the walk, the members handed out bananas and water.
As I was grabbing my water, I turned to see my nephew hand his banana to a homeless woman.
I’m so proud of him. He GMH.
I was coming out of a store when a woman called me a bad name.
My 4 yr old son walked up to her and asked for a hug. She looked taken aback and asked him why.
He said ” my mama says to love those who hurt us because they’re hurting too.” He hugged her leg and walked back to me.
My little boy GMH
Today, while volunteering at a local daycare a boy who was about 6 asked about the scars on my wrist.
I simply told him I had fallen. He responded, “I like scars because they remind you of all the bad stuff you’ve done so you don’t do it again.”
I smiled the rest of the day. This boy’s optimistic words GMH.
There’s this 7 year old who raps named Matty B.
He did a cover of “Just the Way You Are” by Bruno Mars, and he dedicated it to his 4 year old sister who was born with special needs. He says she’s perfect just the way she is.
Matty B, your big heart and courage GMH!
I work in a shoe store, and I’m very used to seeing parents drag their impatient kids around.
Today, a little boy ran past me, giggling wildly. His mother ran after him and I immediately thought, “Oh no, she’s gonna yell at him.”
The mom caught him and said “Boo!”
Parents who know how to have fun with their kids GMH
My six year old little brother asked me to do a magic trick.
I pulled a dollar out of his ear, and he said “cool!” and put it in a jar.
I asked what the jar was for, and he said “For kids who need warm clothes in the winter”.
The next time I did a magic trick, it was a 10 I pulled out of his ear. Jace, you give me hope.