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Mom Gets the Surprise of a Lifetime When Military Son Shows Up on her Wedding Day

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Mom Gets the Surprise of a Lifetime When Military Son Shows Up on her Wedding Day

 Photo via: CBSN The last person Tamara Twiner expected to see on her wedding day was her son Zaykeese Riley, as he had already shipped out to basic training after enlisting in the army.  "On the day my mother was going to get married, I hadn't seen her in six months," Riley said in a video posted by the Facebook group Military Kind. "I'm serving in the United States Army, and I was at basic training. So when my mother found out that I was not going to be able to make it to her wedding, she was devastated." Raising him and...

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Our Forever President and First Lady, Barack and Michelle Obama, Send Each Other Heartwarming Valentine's Day Messages

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Our Forever President and First Lady, Barack and Michelle Obama, Send Each Other Heartwarming Valentine's Day Messages

 Photo: Getty Images   Barack and Michelle Obama will celebrate 27 years of marriage this year on October 3, but they're not waiting until then to celebrate their love. Like every Valentine's Day, the Obamas exchange sweet messages, and this February 14 is no different.  Our forever president posted a throwback photo of the two of them at the Governors Ball in the East Room of the White House in 2010, writing: "Happy Valentine’s Day to the extraordinarily smart, beautiful, funny, one and only Michelle Obama. It’s true; she does get down to Motown."  View this post on Instagram Happy Valentine’s Day to the extraordinarily smart, beautiful, funny,...

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Black Love is Alive and Well in This Family's Real Life Valentine’s Day Story

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Black Love is Alive and Well in This Family's Real Life Valentine’s Day Story

Valentine’s Day stories in real life are much better than anything you can see on a movie screen. As everyone geared up for one of the most romantic holidays of the year, Bre Macon, who's a Mom and content creator, recently took to Twitter to share her favorite love day memory. The result? Not your typical rom-com by traditional movie standards, but one of the best feel-good stories we've read all year. "So I love Valentine's Day for other reasons. My daddy (well step-dad, but daddy in my heart)... Him and my mom's first Valentine's Day, she could not find a...

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Black Love: Couple Married for 45 Years Have the Sweetest Photo Shoot

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Black Love: Couple Married for 45 Years Have the Sweetest Photo Shoot

  Photo: Erik Revills "She said yes 45 years ago, and I'm still the luckiest man in the world," said Johnny Spencer of his wife Helen.  To celebrate their love, the couple took photos in Quitman, Georgia surrounded by nature and a Ford tractor in the background.  "Had the pleasure of capturing images for my client Dedra White's parents Mr. Johnny and Mrs. Helen Spencer," wrote photographer Erik Revills in a Facebook post. "Two people who made me feel like I was in the midst of my grandparents. I love shooting portraits for the older generation because I get to capture and show...

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This Dad Will Do Anything for His Girls, Including Making Sure He Wins Musical Chairs at a Daddy-Daughter Dance

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This Dad Will Do Anything for His Girls, Including Making Sure He Wins Musical Chairs at a Daddy-Daughter Dance

  Photo: Reggie Jeff  Parents will do almost anything for their children. For Reggie Jeff, that anything includes winning musical chairs at the daddy- daughter dance by any means necessary. In a social media post, the proud dad, wrote:  "When your daughter tells you to win musical chairs at the daddy daughter dance and if you have to take somebody out, then take somebody out.....YOU WIN MUSICAL CHAIRS!!!!!!!"  With that being said, see how Jeff pulled off perhaps one of the best battles of musical chairs ever.  Reggie Jeff When your daughter tell you to win musical chairs at the daddy daughter...

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