Jeff Brashear’s mother was a stay-at-home mom for 15 years while her husband served in the Army, and during that time, she taught herself how to bake incredible, delicious confections.
If you’ve ever played Tetris then you’ll probably understand just how absolutely insane this video is.
In less than 20 seconds, Japanese player “Keroco” races to finish 40 lines. Yes, that’s 40 lines in 19.68 seconds. According to MentalFloss.com, that’s the first time anyone has ever broken the 20-second barrier.
Hearing about the feat is one thing, but just wait until you watch it. I’ve never seen anything like it in my life.
Via: Mental Floss
The zoo might look like the kind of place you can safely watch potentially dangerous, wild animals safely, but that might not always be the case.
Just wait until you see what happens when one angry Silverback gorilla charges at the glass that separates him from his spectators. Woah!
Today’s parents have a plethora of resources available to them, from scented diaper genies, to spill-proof sippy cups, and parenting forums, where everyone else is wondering about that weird thing their kid is doing. But our parents sure as heck didn’t.
Parenting was very different 30 years ago. And when Mommy Shorts asked readers to share throwback photos from their childhood, it became pretty clear that the parents of yesteryear would be visited by the Child Protective Services of this year for all the insane stuff they did.
Then again, I guess we turned out okay, right? Hmm…
They let us “smoke” cigarettes…
Image: Mommy Shorts
Okay, okay… Maybe he didn’t, but there’s no denying that this video is pure genius.
All the feels!
Pie. It’s as simple as filling inside a crust, but as complex as a work of art. There can be one layer or multiple layers of crust, fillings of fruit or chocolate or a mixture of both. And no matter the season, there’s always a pie you can bake and bring — or simply save for yourself.
The pies below prove that no matter what time of year it is, there’s always a pie to be made, and we rounded up 40 the most deliciously beautiful to help you get started.
If a picture speaks 1,000 words, I’m speechless — and hungry.
No Bake Strawberry Lemon Cookie Pie
Via: Life, Love and Sugar
As if you weren’t already excited enough about Star Wars: The Force Awakens hitting the big screen this December, a brand new teaser trailer was just released during “Star Wars Celebration.”
It is — in a word — breathtaking…
Well, that’s certainly one way to get a loose tooth out…
Baby gender reveals are a big deal nowadays. Couples have entire parties just to announce whether they’re having a boy or a girl.
This couple, however, not only kept their baby’s gender a secret, but it turns out they were hiding an even bigger surprise…
Everyone knows that animals are capable of receiving love and affection, and that there are countless stories of them being rescued from shelters or dire situations by compassionate humans. But in these cases, we’re highlighting the fact that they’re also capable of returning the favor by showing bravery and rescuing humans in extraordinary ways.
They’re modest. They act without craving recognition or awards and they just return to their normal everyday activities as soon as the feat is accomplished — eating, rolling around in the dirt, and just generally enjoying life.
Next: Winnie the Wonder Cat
Say hello to this adorable baby otter just chilling in the swimming pool. Rescued on the central coast of California, she’s the star of the documentary OTTER 501, which premiered in 2012 (and is now available on DVD).
Following one rescue otter’s real life, the film gives viewers a glimpse into what makes these amazing creatures so incredible. If the rest of the movie is anywhere close to as cute as this clip, just take my money now…