Tag: inspiration for a cold Sunday morning

Put Away Your Handbaskets, Please


We’re not all headed straight for That Other Place as long as there are wonderful young women like Ruby Kate Chitsey in the world.

Ruby Kate is an 11-year-old girl in Harrison, Arkansas. For several years, she’s been visiting the residents at the Medicaid-funded nursing homes where her mother, Amanda, works. One day, a little bored, and wishing for something to do, Ruby Kate noticed a resident staring forlornly out the window at a man walking a dog, and she started to wonder what would make the nursing home residents happier.