Archive for April 22nd, 2010

Twinkies and Root Beer

April 22, 2010

I came across this sweet story and wanted to share it. The moral to the story? Never underestimate the power of the simplest act of kindness and caring. Oh, and always carry a spare Twinkie!


A little boy wanted to meet God. He knew it was a long trip to where God lived, so he packed his suitcase with Twinkies and a six-pack of root beer and he started his journey.

When he had gone about three blocks, he met an elderly man. The man was sitting in the park feeding some pigeons.

The boy sat down next to him and opened his suitcase. He was about to take a drink from his root beer when he noticed that the man looked hungry, so he offered him a Twinkie.

The man gratefully accepted it and smiled at the boy. His smile was so pleasant that the boy wanted to see it again, so he (more…)