The cold winter season is just perfect for staying in and spending cozy evenings together with your family, friends, and loved ones. And sometimes, we just need to feel lazy and relaxed and watch a good movie. To help you with this, we’ve created a list of some new Christmas movies that will make you smile, laugh, and feel nostalgic. These movies are great for a wide range of audiences, as some are purely Christmas-oriented and suitable for families, while others are fantastic for date nights.
People with dementia can find things harder to cope with if their routines are disrupted. But, as cliché as it may sound, true love wins over any obstacle that may come along the way. Today, we present you the story of a loving couple in which the husband had his wife’s back for around 10 years, even when everything seemed dark. “People with dementia...when things are out of order, it tends to make things a little bit harder,” recalled Becky, the daughter of Carl and Mary Jane.
Actor Pedro Pascal has a younger sister, Lux, who’s following in his footsteps, being an actress herself. When Lux first came out as transgender to her big brother, she recalls that Pedro was a little bit worried. Within just a few seconds, The Last of Us actor unleashed his unlimited support, showing that brotherly love is stronger than steel, and here’s how he did it.
Brendan Fraser’s son, Griffin, was diagnosed with autism at a very young age, and the actor’s life hasn’t been the same since. The father of 3 has recently been totally honest about the ups and downs of raising a child with a disability. And hearing about his touching journey as a parent made us admire Fraser even more.
Despite their irresistible charm and restlessness, our fur babies can sometimes become pains in our necks. However, it never takes long for us to get over their antics and embrace them as our sweet stress relievers. It’s in our nature to form unconditional love toward each other.
People don’t only love animals, but some of them will even tell you that they love them more than humans. Maybe that’s because animals will never leave or betray you and always show you their unconditional love. Also, animals will never judge you and will be there for you to cuddle with after a tough day at work. They are the perfect partners who will support and love you no matter what.
Terri and Steve Irwin’s love epitomizes true soulmates. It was all planned from the start, and they were destined to be together. He may not be physically present, but his love and care live on in Terri, who shares it with their children and beautiful family.
Life can be very unpredictable, and just one unexpected situation is sometimes enough to completely transform us. This is especially true for Irish actor Colin Farrell, age 46, who became a completely new person after his oldest son was born with special needs. After years of posing as a Hollywood bad boy who didn’t really care much about anything, Farrell’s firstborn taught him what unconditional love means, and that parenthood is about caring for someone more than you care for yourself.
Life is full of surprises, and one can strike just when you think you’ve seen enough. With all that’s happening around us, one must simply pause for a minute and admire the beauty in this world. The eternal love between an elderly couple or the unconditional love between a parent and a baby — all prove that true love knows no limits and nothing can stand in its way.
At 22, Jimmy’s life was completely transformed overnight when he found a 4-month-old abandoned boy. And what seemed like a challenging journey at first turned into a precious gift and a life lesson. Jimmy learned to never underestimate his power and determination because when life faces us with harsh decisions, it also gives us the strength to conquer them and thrive.
One study found that a person’s happiness may be dependent on the happiness level of their friends, and an individual’s emotions can easily ripple through their social networks, spreading either positive or negative vibes to others. That’s why it’s important to surround ourselves with friends who support us, love us, and cheer us up with their unique sense of humor.
When you foster a child, you discover a sense of love that knows no bounds. As you foster more children, your heart will keep expanding to embrace this love. Jared Prochnow and his husband, Matthew Foster, are great examples of adoptive parents who’ve already devoted most of their lives to giving kids in need more hope for a better life.
Actress Jamie Lee Curtis and her husband Christopher Guest are proud parents to daughters Annie and Ruby, the latter of which came out as trans last year. In a recent interview, Ruby and her mother shared their story for the first time. The legendary actress admits that she and her husband watched in ’’wonder and pride’’ as their child transitioned.
The world is a richer place because of animals. Their unconditional love and selflessness have taught humans countless lessons and every day they are a source of joy for multiple families. Their kind acts and displays of endearment are often caught on camera, in photos that could warm even a heart of stone.
Recent data reveals that 21% of adults from Generation Z (born between 1997 — 2003) identify as LGBTQ+. This percentage decreases as generations get older — 10.5% for Millennials, and 4.2% for Generation X. Analysts say that the significant number of young adults coming to terms with their sexuality or gender identity is a result of increasing acceptance within society. But sadly, prejudices still exist, and LGBTQ+ members need all the compassion and support they can get from their loved ones.
A survey revealed that parents make over 2,000 Google searches during a newborn’s first year (an average of 6 per day) to seek expert advice about their baby. Parents, indeed, worry about their children, but their anxiety comes from a place of love. And they will do anything to protect their kids and make them happy — even if it means saying yes to being their little one’s guinea pig, finding ways to express their support, or coming to their child’s rescue at the first sign of trouble.
From unconditional love to everyday wisdom, the presence of mothers is a true blessing. And we can never thank moms enough for the support and dedication they’ve been showing to their kids. Unfortunately, some might get caught up in adulthood responsibilities and tend to forget to spend time with their mothers. We surely don’t need reasons to hang out with them, but it turned out that there are actual reasons why we should, and who would have thought about the last one on this list?
Growing up, life may take us down different paths. But one thing that remains constant is the unconditional love that a parent has for their child, and vice versa. No matter how old we become, we will always remain precious little angels in the eyes of our moms and dads.Today, Bright Side has rounded up some parent-and-child photos that were literally years in the making. These images prove that no matter how much time has passed, some things will always stay the same.
A strong family is characterized by unconditional love and solidarity. While having healthy communication and sharing moments together are critical to building bonds between family members, supporting and standing up for one another, especially when times are tough, are crucial to making those bonds even stronger and unbreakable.
Moments of unconditional love provide us with everlasting impressions that we carry with us for the rest of our lives. These moments give us hope for a better future when things are hard. That’s why we at Bright Side decided to gather a few tweets that prove how even the smallest act of kindness can make someone’s day, and even life, better.
Perhaps we’ll never understand the love our parents have for us until we become one ourselves. That moment of first meeting your little one and getting to know them over the years fills your heart with all the love in the world. Some parents simply go above and beyond to make sure you’re ready for the big world outside and to ensure you know they’ll always have your back.
Parenting is a very complex subject that requires a lot of work and effort. When it comes to teaching and raising children, every parent has their own beliefs or methods, and rules really aren’t everything. The most important thing is to raise self-sufficient and happy children, and for that, some celebrities have their own secrets, even if they may seem a bit strange.
Spending time with a loved one has always been considered therapeutic, whether with a child, a parent, or a couple of friends. They have the power to lift our spirits and brighten even the gloomiest of days with their unconditional love for us. And the most valuable thing about them is that they adore us without asking for anything in return.Here at Bright Side, we’ve picked some of the greatest ones for you to brighten your day.
There’s something unique about the father-daughter bond. Their relationship is the very definition of unconditional love. From the moment she first fits his arms like a puzzle piece, to the moment he walks her down the aisle, the love between a dad and his little girl never wanes.
Being a parent can be hard, but it doesn’t really matter since our relationship with our kids is probably the most accurate definition of unconditional love. When we spend time with them, we might physically feel warmth and fullness in our chests — it’s because of a bundle of nerves in the chest called the vagus nerve, the physiological basis of parental love. And when there’s so much affection involved, it’s easy to laugh at the little silly situations that are abundant in each parent’s life.
Love will always be the strongest power in the world and the proof is everywhere around us, whether it’s us, our parents, or our grandparents. We all know at least one couple whose love seems too good to be true and who makes us want to experience the same thing. That is something that must always be treasured and celebrated.
Here and there, the universe likes to decorate our lives with sparks of magic and hope. This can happen when we witness someone do a good deed without expecting anything in return, or when we see unconditional love getting expressed by a sudden unexpected gesture. It can also be seen when animals spread joy around them, simply by being adorable. The world is full of moments that are made of warmth, we just need to notice them.
If you’re indecisive, often blame yourself, and have low self-esteem, it might be a sign you were raised by narcissistic parents. Such parents are controlling, often put the blame for their mistakes on others, and make their children feel bad if they don’t do what’s expected of them.
Although pets don’t communicate the same way as we do, they never fail to let us know how much they adore us. From gifting us their favorite toy to sleeping on top of us throughout the day, their love language knows no bounds. Fortunately, some people manage to capture these wholesome moments and share them with the world for everyone to enjoy.
From making sure their pets get what they want to never leaving their side as they grow old, some pet owners truly love their animals like family. Getting a pet is an easy thing to do, but taking care of them the way they deserve requires some serious effort. However, some pet parents out there are doing such a great job, they can teach others a thing or 2 about unconditional love.
Warm hugs, nap cuddles, and unconditional devotion that’s evident just by an exchange of glances are some examples of animal loyalty. The unconditional love they have for their humans is so remarkable that it’s safe to say they are our true soul mates. And lucky for us, they’re capable of showing us their fondness in the most endearing ways.
Humans and animals sometimes develop a special bond. They become best friends and it’s a beautiful thing to see. For those who don’t have pets or have never had one, it may be hard to imagine this sort of relationship. But worry not, we’re here to show you what it’s all about.
Our pets always hurry to brighten our days with their warm snuggles and time spent together. They’re like sources of endless, unconditional love. And just as much as we need them, they can’t spend a moment without thinking about us.
Own a pet and you’ll never have to worry about having no one to admire you. They’ll follow you wherever you go, shower you with kisses, comfort you when you are sad, and fall asleep right next to you. Of course, you’ll have no privacy, but then again, that is pretty trivial compared to the unconditional love you’ll receive.
Having a pet at home can provide a small daily dose of joy in our lives, giving us their unconditional love and surprising us at times when we cannot explain their behavior. Few people would imagine that some of these little animals would be able to save the lives of their owners, but there are many cases in which the pets have proven to be willing to do anything to take care of their family.
Even as little kids, boys are taught that they need to “man up” and be tough. They learn that emotions are more of a feminine thing, and this often leads to boys not knowing how to express their emotions properly, and growing up into adults who don’t know how to deal with their emotions.