Tweed and Dave: Motorcycles, Drums and Love (A Little Joy and Judy E3)

Tweed and her boyfriend, Dave, had built a beautiful life together in Milford, CT. They had plans to get married but then their world changed forever. Dave was diagnosed with an aggressive cancer and after several months of treatment, Dave had to move into a rehab center. Dave and Tweed decided to get married in that rehab center but only three days later, Dave unexpectedly passed away.


Dave was a big, fun loving guy beloved by all who knew him. He played drums, rode a motorcycle, and even dressed up as Santa at local community events during Christmas time. By chance, Joy and Judy happened to meet him while hosting a local TV holiday show so they have a personal connection to Tweed's story. "Joy and I were blessed with meeting Dave a couple of years ago," Judy recalled. "Dave was the Santa on the show that day. We took beautiful pictures and we will remember him forever."

Tweed's friend Hilary contacted Joy and Judy and suggested that their special combination of great food, positive energy and an understanding of the importance of a little love and support from friends and family was something Tweed desperately needed. Hilary recalled how Tweed lit up when she met Dave. "It was special. He had a big heart, a big personality, and it was so clear that he loved Tweed," he remembered. "For those of us who loved Tweed, it was about time and it made us all happy."

In this episode, Joy and Judy prepare one of their family favorites, Chicken Sorrento, and then head over to Tweed's house to share the meal and have a thoughtful discussion about overcoming hardships by citing their personal struggles and how they overcame them. Tweed shares the difficult journey she's faced over the last few months and unveils the special way she keeps Dave close to her heart while she moves forward with her life.

Home cooking and positive energy is a powerful way to cope with a traumatic event. Joy and Judy's love and sharing shined some warm light on a dark time for Tweed, and with Hilary's friendship, better days are ahead.

To learn more about Joy and Judy, follow them on Facebook at: https://www.facebook.com/twinsjudyjoy/

To see more OnlyGood TV WELLNESS videos, visit us at: http://bit.ly/OnlyGoodTVYTWELLNESS


Welcome to OnlyGood.tv! (Formerly HooplaHa - Only Good News) - It's a Positivity Movement.

We at OnlyGood TV believe that positivity will change lives for the better. We strive to be the hopeful voice that recognizes people are good & out there doing good things for their communities and society at large. We tell the stories of the individuals and organizations that inspire and motivate us, and fuel the Positivity Movement.

Watch an exclusive collection of stories featuring PETS, FAMILY, WELLNESS, and COMMUNITY, including unique series and Live Specials that shine a spotlight on everyday people, making the world a better place. #OGTV

Visit us at: https://www.onlygood.tv/

Like us on OGTV's Facebook Page: http://www.facebook.com/onlygood.tv

Like us on Hooplaha's Facebook Page: https://www.facebook.com/hooplaha/

Follow us on Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/onlygood.tv/

Follow us on Twitter: https://twitter.com/onlygoodtv

Prom Prep With Patients and Popstar – Caly On the Good (E11)

Young women living through the hospitalization and treatment of cancer need strength, positivity and a role model they can look up to that projects the hope that is critical to their recovery. In this heart-warming episode of Caly On The Good, Caly visits the MD Anderson Cancer Center in Houston to be there for a group of young patients that are striving to rise up from the daily battle with their disease to enjoy some happy, normal teenage moments.

Keep reading... Show less

Warrior Expeditions Help Returning Veterans Heal And Have Fun

"I was a really angry person."; "Finding a way to be sensitive again was a really big struggle."; "I think we became loners. It was shocking not being welcomed back."; "Coming home was really a rough transition. It's really difficult to make that mental switch."

These are the voices of veterans of Vietnam, Afghanistan, Iraq and other foreign wars who share a common pain and stress when returning to life at home after their deployment. Warrior Hike founder Sean Gobin experienced these feelings as well on his return, but discovered a way to decompress and find balance and calm in his life again. Recognizing the therapeutic effects of long distance hiking, Sean created the "Walk Off The War" Program which is designed to support veterans transitioning from their military service by thru-hiking America's National Scenic Trails.

Keep reading... Show less

Celebrities "Bar" Up To End World Hunger

What if your favorite fruit and nut bar was not just a midday snack, but was also a meal for a hungry child across the globe? Well now, it can be!

When Hollywood actors Todd Grinnell, Ryan Devlin and Ravi Patel visited Liberia, they were heartbroken by the poverty they encountered. In fact, the epidemic is so severe that one child dies of malnourishment once every 12 seconds. Upon their return, they knew they had to do something, and quickly.

Keep reading... Show less

Friendship is Forever - Kindness Rocks Keep Buddy’s Memory Alive

"Wait up, mate!" William would call out to his best friend Joey as they tore through the halls Tyngsboro Elementary School in Massachusetts. Inseparable best friends since the first day they met in kindergarten, the boys bonded over a love of superheroes -- especially Spiderman.

Though he lived every day like a superhero, Joey was born with a cardiac condition known as cardiomyopathy, a disease of the heart muscle that makes it harder for your heart to pump blood to the rest of your body. This condition caused him to have an enlarged heart that led to a lifetime of medical struggles. Joey died from this disease at age 6.

Keep reading... Show less

Special Olympics Cheerleaders Bond On Journey To World Championships

Coach Gayle Watterson of the Calvert County Cheer and Dance team understands a core principle for building a fun, but still competitive, Special Olympics team – the key is not to focus on their disabilities, but to see what they can do, and what their potential is.

Keep reading... Show less

Catch A Lift Fund Is Transforming Wounded Veteran's Lives Through Fitness

To honor all of our brave service members on Veterans Day, Only Good TV is proud to share this video about an organization which is making great strides helping our veterans cope and recover from both the physical and mental trauma they were exposed to in the service of our country.

Do you ever wonder how veterans cope with life once they come home from combat? After being trained to be on high-alert 24/7, what's it like for them to integrate back into everyday society? It raises the question: our military members protect us, but who protects them?

Over the years Only Good TV has done many stories on organizations that help veterans when they return home, but the personal origin story and mission of the Catch A Lift Fund is among the most moving we've ever covered.

Keep reading... Show less

How the Saxophone Saved My Life

In the words of Poet Henry Wadsworth Longfellow, "Music is the universal language of all mankind." For Tenor Saxophonist Dusty Rhodes, this is the anthem that he lives by.

Prior to embracing the magic of music, Dusty was at a low point in his life; he was living on the streets, depressed and struggling with addiction. What kept him anchored was his saxophone, "It made other people happy... That was the thing that turned my life around."

Keep reading... Show less

Marine Amputee Heals Herself Through Strength - A "Catch A Lift" Story

9/11/2001… Ground Zero… The Pentagon… Washington DC…What started out as one of the best days of Sarah Rudder's life, earning a promotion from the Marine Corps, soon took a tragic turn when the ground shook from the impact of the plane crashing into this symbolic building. Little did Sarah know she was about to embark on a 13 year journey that would take her from the depths of depression to a reawakening of her fighting spirit thanks to the Catch A Lift Fund.

Keep reading... Show less
Watch and Subscribe
It's a Positivity Movement
OnlyGood TV on YouTube

mailbox

Get your Only Good TV Newsletter