50 Amazing Pictures Taken At Just the Right Moment

May 29, 2015 By Abby Heugel 0

A picture is said to be worth 1,000 words, but sometimes there are those that simply leave you speechless.

Whether it’s because a photographer was both talented and patient enough to wait for the perfect shot or because the stars aligned for that once-in-a-lifetime spontaneous photo, it leaves you shaking your head in wonder — like these 50 photos…

One man’s trash is another chipmunk’s reading material.

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Via: Michael Higgins

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Cancer Survivor Creates Empathy Cards She Wishes That She Had Been Sent

May 28, 2015 By Abby Heugel 0

Unless you’ve gone through a serious illness yourself, it’s hard to know what really goes on when you’re sick.

People do their best to be supportive and, to be honest, you can’t expect them to understand something you’re struggling to understand yourself.

For Los Angeles-based designer Emily McDowell, it took a stage 3 Hodgkin’s lymphoma diagnosis and nine months of treatments at age 24 to realize that the most difficult part of a serious illness is rarely what you would expect.

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These Business Card Ideas Will Get You Hired Instantly

May 26, 2015 By Abby Heugel 0

How often have you been given a template business card, glanced at it for a minute, and then threw it on a table and never looked at it again? Exactly. They all look the same and tend to blend into each other, meaning it’s easy to throw them away.

The solution? Getting creative with the designs. The people below thought outside the box with their cards — going interactive, functional, and pretty much just genius — to ensure their card can’t just be easily tossed away.

This Canadian landscaper’s business card is die-cut Astroturf and pretty darn genius.

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Via: Ads of the World

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Brilliant Parents Recreate Famous Movie Scenes With Their Baby and Basic Household Items

May 19, 2015 By Abby Heugel 0

If there’s one thing most parents are good at, it’s finding ways to stay entertained using anything and everything around the house. That was the case for Lilly and Leon Orson, creators of Cardboard Box Office, a blog that began after they accumulated a lot of cardboard boxes (due to moving) and a baby (due to, well, you know how that stuff works).

With their social lives drastically altered, they wanted to find a way to make housebound weekends more fun, so they began building famous movie (and some television) scenes out of what they affectionately call their “favorite domestic junk.”

The costumes, props, and sets in Cardboard Box Office are created entirely out of everyday household items, toys, cardboard, and “three individuals slowly losing their sanity.”

Here are some of the highlights:

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Chicago STILL Hasn’t Fixed Their Potholes, and This Guy Knows Exactly What to Do About It

May 19, 2015 By Megan Berman 0

Remember Jim Bachor, the guerrilla artist who installed gorgeous floral mosaics in Chicago’s ugly potholes?

Well, he’s back, and better than ever…

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This summer, he’s filling more of Chicago’s potholes with very appropriately themed mosaics: ice cream!

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These installations look both gorgeous and tasty…

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But Bachor’s not just beautifying Chicago this year.

His sweet treats have been so popular — even appearing on Reuters — that he’s taken the show on the road (so to speak)…

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