#Kindness

Kind Strangers Help Woman Raise £400K To Help Save Her Husband's Life

The Huffington Post | Natasha Hinde | Posted 29.04.2016 | UK Lifestyle

In what was probably the darkest week of her life, tens of thousands of strangers came together to help Kate Brandon raise almost half a million pound...

Schoolgirl Sheltering Stray Dog From Rain Will Restore Your Faith In Humanity

The Huffington Post | Rachel Moss | Posted 29.04.2016 | UK Lifestyle

Two photos of a schoolgirl sheltering a stray dog from the rain have warmed hearts around the world after they were shared on social media. The images...

Mercedes Driver's Random Act Of Kindness Will Restore Your Faith In Humanity

The Huffington Post | Natasha Hinde | Posted 07.04.2016 | UK Lifestyle

When a Mercedes driver spotted a man in a high-vis jacket standing at the side of the road in the rain, he knew that he couldn't just sit there and do...

Revealed: The Kindest City In Britain

The Huffington Post | Natasha Hinde | Posted 24.03.2016 | UK Lifestyle

Bristol has been named as the kindest city in Britain, in a new survey from Co-op Food. Belfast came second, with Aberdeen, Southampton and Cardiff al...

Sick of Sick Stories

Jacqueline Koay | Posted 18.03.2016 | UK Lifestyle
Jacqueline Koay

A few months ago, I was the carer of someone with a complicated illness (my life effectively stopped for three months) but when I told the person about my illness, the immediate knee-jerk response was "I am sick of sick stories."

This Homeless Man Is About To Be Repaid For A Selfless Act Of Kindness

The Huffington Post | Sarah Harris1 | Posted 15.03.2016 | UK

A crowd-funder set up by a young woman after she was helped by a homeless man while stranded in late-night London smashed its target on Tuesday. Nicol...

Man With Terminal Cancer 'Overwhelmed' After Strangers Raise Thousands For Wedding

The Huffington Post | Natasha Hinde | Posted 14.03.2016 | UK Lifestyle

A man with incurable cancer has been left "overwhelmed" after generous strangers raised thousands to help him afford the wedding of his dreams. Jamie ...

Daughter Pens Letter To Strangers Who Helped Her Through Tragedy

The Huffington Post UK | Natasha Hinde | Posted 09.03.2016 | UK Lifestyle

Deborah Green was shopping in Whole Foods when she received the devastating news that her father had taken his own life. Her brother, sobbing on the o...

Ten Ways to Do Nothing Better

Dr Elizabeth Sparkes | Posted 04.03.2016 | UK Lifestyle
Dr Elizabeth Sparkes

Yeah, you read that right - do nothing. It's not easy is it? What happens when we just sit quietly? Thoughts; I should be doing this or that, glimpses at past events and conversations, daydreaming about happy events, guilt for not doing something, anything - the list is endless. It's almost harder to sit still than it is to keep on doing. Isn't it?

There Is a Way

Sharon Bull | Posted 03.03.2016 | UK
Sharon Bull

Cover Design - Socciones "In 2010 I woke up!" The opening line of my speech at 'Derby Women's Centre' on Wednesday the 24th February 2016. My fift...

Six Ways of Making a Stay-At-Home Wife Happy

Jacqueline Koay | Posted 22.02.2016 | UK Lifestyle
Jacqueline Koay

Six things to keep a SAHW/SAHH happy, valued and loved - personal experience from the two wonderful men in my life who makes me the happiest woman in the world...

Restaurant Gives Kind Couple Free Meal To Thank Them For Generous Act

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel Moss | Posted 17.02.2016 | UK Lifestyle

A couple got a nice surprise recently when a restaurant manager gave them their meal for free, after they offered to cover the bill of a woman with sp...

The Best Health Care Must Involve Kindness and Instil Trust

David Haslam | Posted 18.02.2016 | UK Parents
David Haslam

At a time of unprecedented financial challenge in health and social care, the NHS must never ever find solutions by doing things less well.

Kind Vet Eats Breakfast With Neglected Dog To Help Her Settle In (Graphic)

The Huffington Post UK | Natasha Hinde | Posted 17.02.2016 | UK Lifestyle

Graphic warning: One of the photos below shows an image of a sick dog with a uterine prolapse, which some people may find uncomfortable. A kind ve...

Strangers Donate £3,000 To Blind Busker Whose Equipment Was Stolen

The Huffington Post UK | Natasha Hinde | Posted 12.02.2016 | UK Lifestyle

A blind guitarist who had his equipment stolen has been left "overwhelmed" after strangers donated thousands of pounds to help him buy new amplifiers....

Taylor Swift Donates $10,000 To Buy Therapy Dog For Kid With Autism

The Huffington Post UK | Natasha Hinde | Posted 11.02.2016 | UK Lifestyle

Taylor Swift has cemented her place as the world's sweetest celeb by donating $10,000 (that's roughly £6,900) to buy a therapy dog for a child with a...

Pancakes and Parenting

Jacqueline Koay | Posted 04.02.2016 | UK Parents
Jacqueline Koay

My youngest child Georgina does not like to cook. She thinks it's a waste of time. She thinks she has more important things to do with her time. If she needs food, she'd rather blitz something in the blender and chug it down.

The Kindness of Everyday Danes

Melanie Haynes | Posted 02.02.2016 | UK Lifestyle
Melanie Haynes

I have lived here for eight years and I really believe that despite the Danes reputation as closed and unfriendly people, the reverse is true. Yes, Danes both respect and protect privacy but they are the first to step forward and help others when that help is needed.

App To 'Connect And Empower' Women Will Give You The Ultimate Squad

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel Moss | Posted 01.02.2016 | UK Lifestyle

A new app for women could help you make a new BFF or even find a new boss with the swipe of a finger. The app, called Hey! VINA, is designed to "co...

The Most Amazing Woman in the World

Luke Cameron | Posted 25.01.2016 | UK Lifestyle
Luke Cameron

Throughout my Nicest Job journey I have met some incredible people - but one of those people stick out more than all the others. This week I am going to tell you about Maria.

Dear Dad at Soft Play

Natasha Mahtani | Posted 21.01.2016 | UK Parents
Natasha Mahtani

Dear dad, you look like a nice guy. You're well dressed, as is your kid. He came to you for comfort, he came to you for a cuddle, to tell you he'd been hurt. He wanted your reassurance, your love, your comfort.

Killed By Busy-ness

Jacqueline Koay | Posted 18.01.2016 | UK Lifestyle
Jacqueline Koay

Yet we are teaching our children to be busy. Busy-ness is good! It shows that we are moving forward (to a faster end?). It means that we will be first in the (meaningless) rat race. It means that we will win (a bag of sand which is your bones at death).

How This Woman's Simple Act Of Kindness Saved A Homeless Man's Life

The Huffington Post UK | Natasha Hinde | Posted 14.01.2016 | UK Lifestyle

"I wanted to kill myself today. Because of u, I now do not. Thank u, beautiful person." Those were the words that a homeless man called Chris wrote...

Kindhearted Stranger Offers Shivering Homeless Man His Shirt And Hat

The Huffington Post UK | Natasha Hinde | Posted 12.01.2016 | UK Lifestyle

A man has filmed the moment a stranger gave a shivering homeless man a shirt and hat to keep him warm. Lazaro Nolasco, 21, was travelling on a trai...

Video Shows Moment Kindhearted Stranger Dresses Shivering Man In His Own Clothes

The Huffington Post UK | Eve Hartley | Posted 11.01.2016 | UK

A kindhearted stranger has been filmed giving the clothes off his back to a half-naked man shivering on the New York subway. Video footage captured...