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Monday 30 January 2023 Dublin: 6°C

# Aw

All time
# Aw
13-year-old comes out to best friend via text, best friend has heartwarming response
# Party On
This teeny-tiny birthday party for a teeny-tiny hedgehog is just the cutest
We can’t cope.
# Meow!
This adorable little kitten just wants the chats
Are you cute? MEO-YES.
# Aw
Husband and wife team elected in the early hours of this morning
Catherine Martin was elected just after 5am today, seven hours after her husband Francis Duffy.
# sweet nothings
Adorable parakeet attempts to chat up its owner's finger
Who’s a pretty finger?
# cute combat
Two little girls have the most adorable Judo fight ever
Bow down!
# inspired by cadbury
Builders surprise man with 1966 time capsule hidden by his late wife
SOB. We can’t cope.
# you got a friend
Kid shaves his head so his friend with cancer won't feel alone
Can’t cope.
# santa baby
Returning soldier dresses up as Santa to give his mother a heartwarming surprise
Please allow us one final Christmas-related cry.
# pingu
Adorable penguins go on Christmas stroll dressed as Santa
Oh, NOTHING, just some penguins dressed up as Santa and Christmas trees.
# treat yourself
Here are some unspeakably cute bulldog puppies learning to walk
It’s Monday, give yourself a break.
# Aw
WATCH: Real life tiger cub plays with kid in tiger costume
And now we want our very own tiger cub.
# Aw
In pictures: Animals having the craic with pumpkins at Halloween
Lions, tigers and monkeys seem to love an old pumpkin at Halloween.
# dead sexy
Sign experiment makes subway conductors (and viewers of this video) smile
It’ll warm your heart a little on this cold Thursday morning.
# den of cuddles
Here are some gratuitous cuddly lion cubs to ease you into Monday morning
Don’t look for hidden meaning, they’re just here to comfort you.
# elepham
WATCH: Elephant family reunion is simply adorable
Elephants never forget family.
# scaredy dog
Scared dog needs his hand held when he's in the car
He just needs a little comfort, ok?
# lovely
This father/daughter duet will melt your frozen heart
She’s four years old, and she’s hearing fireworks.
# heartwarming
Passion and hard work: Pixar filmmaker's inspirational letter to kids
Pete Docter, maker of Monsters, Inc. and Up, is a good man to turn to for career advice…
# piano boy
VIDEO: 6-year-old kid plays Piano Man by Billy Joel (and he's good)
This makes us feel slightly less impressed with our own efforts at playing the piano when we were kids…
# dotey
PICS: The cutest one-year-old in Dublin today
Kituba the baby gorilla is having a birthday party at Dublin Zoo this weekend.
# little miracle
US hospital prepares to send tiny baby home
Melinda Star Guido, the world’s third smallest baby, weighed just 9 1/2 ounces when she was born – less than a can of fizzy drink.
# Talent
What will the future be like? Ireland's kids have some ideas...
Over 5,000 Irish kids drew pictures of their idea of what the future will be like. Want to see?