Something sweet for the kids (and the grown-ups): an inspirational orphan story

As a baby, Daisy Stranger lost her parents to the Spanish Influenza pandemic. Now eight years old, Daisy has seen many of her friends adopted, but she remains at the Bide-a-While Home and School for Children. Daisy does all her lessons, helps the younger orphans, and prays diligently for a real mother. And then one day, her prayers are … Continue reading Something sweet for the kids (and the grown-ups): an inspirational orphan story

Melting glaciers in Italy are revealing something straight out of a horror movie: the preserved remains of soldiers from WWI

Melting glaciers in Italy are revealing something straight out of a horror movie: the preserved remains of soldiers from WWI.During World War I, elite Italian soldiers who were trained to fight in freezing climates climbed high up into the Alps to battle enemies from Austria and Germany. The three-year war they waged, at elevations topping … Continue reading Melting glaciers in Italy are revealing something straight out of a horror movie: the preserved remains of soldiers from WWI