Happier Days Ahead for the Whites

Mike and Sherry White have dedicated their free time to their Grandchildren, Mariah 6 and Matthew 4. Weekends include working, maintaining a home, taking care of 6 pets. The weekends for this middle aged couple are fast paced with 2 active children joining them for activities. Sherry has been teaching Mariah and Matthew how to swim at the River Plex, skating with them at Owens Center, watching plays at Eastlight. Mike watches kids' programs, makes homemade meals, takes them to childrens' parks, and supervises their play. Sherry broke 3 bones in her left ankle ice skating on February 1 while Mike was at a Superbowl party. Missing one of the best games ever, Mike came to the hospital to hear about Sherry's ankle. A few days later following surgery, the Whites did not miss a weekend spending time with their Grandchildren. If Mike and Sherry were selected for the Carribean getaway, it would be an opportunity for them to relax, recharge, and rekindle their marriage of 16 years. Spending time in the Carribean would give them a new perspective on their lives, marriage, and taking life at a slower pace. If you think Mike and Sherry need to slow down, please vote for them.

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Wendy says ... on Sunday, Mar 8 at 9:11 PM

What deserving people. It seems they have neglected themselves for the sake of the grandchildren. Grandparents are a forgotten commodity in todays world. We need to count our blessings for having Mike and Sherry in the world.

knucklehead says ... on Wednesday, Mar 4 at 9:15 PM

From one knucklehead to another, 1 more vote for Mike and Sherry.

Marianne says ... on Tuesday, Mar 3 at 12:07 PM

1 more vote for Mike/Sherry. Mike has worked outside this EXTREMELY cold winter and DESERVES the warm, sunny climate of the Carribean. Sherry with a broken ankle yet STILL spending time with her grandkids AND working full time. Hope you two win!

grandparents too says ... on Tuesday, Mar 3 at 11:28 AM

we vote for Mike/Sherry. What dedicated grandparents they must be. Children that age are a challenge for younger parents and require a lot of attention. How unselfish that Mike and Sherry are willing to devote so much of their time and energy!

Opinionated says ... on Monday, Feb 23 at 10:50 PM

We don't know Mike and Sherry but we feel they are WAY more deserving than any other people that are wanting this trip!! We say vote for Mike and Sherry!

Brooke says ... on Monday, Feb 23 at 4:34 PM

I don't know them but they seem like great people Nd they r devoted to their family Nd would do anything for them my vote goes to them good luck!!! Hope u get it u deserve it more then anything..!!!!!

Melinda Traeger says ... on Thursday, Feb 19 at 3:10 PM

I'm voting for Mike & Sherry. They definitely need to get away. Mike really deserves it for the heck he's been getting from Sherry since her accident. Love you both!!

cami kellerstrass says ... on Tuesday, Feb 17 at 10:08 PM

My vote goes for Sherry & Mike! They are great people and really deserve the break!

JILL says ... on Tuesday, Feb 17 at 6:49 PM

I THINK SHERRY/MIKE SHOULD WIN THEY DESERVE A BREAK SEEMS LIKE THEY PUT ALL THERE TIME IN THERE FAMILY GIVE EM A BREAK

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