Just a few words of encouragement can seriously mean the world to someone, and this babysitter’s heartwarming story just showed us why.

When Raquel used to babysit a little girl, she would always tell her how much she loved her art. Raquel would put on a sports-announcer Olympics-style voice, and talk about how nice the little girl’s art is, encouraging her to keep on drawing. Now, years later, the little girl is all grown up and just got accepted into three major art schools. She couldn’t be more grateful to her babysitter, so she wrote her the sweetest letter to thank her. Keep on scrolling to check it out and remember to always encourage others – it can change their lives!

This babysitter decided to share her story about the importance of encouragement, and it’s heartwarming



The story has touched hundreds of people, spreading positivity around the Internet

(via boredpanda)