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Adorable Preemie Twin Girls Playfully Pose for Creative Portraits


Though they’re only eight months old, twins Leia and Lauren have already stolen the hearts of thousands on Instagram. Their parents are Singaporeans Amber Yong and Peter Lok, who initially decided to create an Instagram account for their girls “as a medium to document their growing journey.” They felt “it was a perfect platform to…

This Cocktail Proves Easter Candy and Champagne are a Killer Combo


Easter Candy + Champagne (and some other yummy accoutrements) = Speckled Egg Mimosas.  And that, my friends, is how you do candy as an adult. These pretty mimosas from The Effortless Chic are perfect for left overs from Easter baskets and pretty enough to take center stage for brunch. Top with edible flowers and you’re good…

Зимородки вместо рыбы иногда не прочь закусить стрекозой или раком


Хотя обыкновенный зимородок — это узкоспециализированная птица-рыболов, эти птицы не раз были замечены в нападении на взрослых водных насекомых и их личинок. Зоологи из Чехии исследовали рацион зимородков в течение 14 лет. Кроме рыб им удалось обнаружить в гнездовых погадках (отрыгнутых остатках пищи) останки не только водных насекомых, но и кузнечиков, бабочек, тритона и даже…

Artist Fills Massive Inflatable Dome with Tremendous 360° Landscape Drawings


Oscar Oiwa’s newest immersive display spans the entire interior of a massive vinyl inflatable dome. The Brazilian-born Japanese artist is globally recognized for his large-scale installations and this piece, Oiwa Island 2, is an impressive addition to his expansive portfolio. With a quaint seaside cottage painted in, and life-like depictions of the skyline and forest that make up…

Woman Accidentally Discovers Rare 2,000-Year-Old Roman Coin While Hiking


On a recent trip to Israel, a visiting hiker stumbled across a world-class find. Near an archaeological ruin in eastern Galilee, Laurie Rimon caught sight of this amazingly well-preserved antique coin as she was getting up from a short rest period. She showed the piece to her guide who confirmed it was indeed a rare discovery,…

Cleverly Designed Packaging Makes Pasta Look Like Gorgeous Hair


Great packaging instantly grabs your attention—especially when it’s among a bevy of other competing products. Moscow-based designer Nikita Konkin has made it hard to see any other box of pasta on the shelves with this clever design concept. The shape and texture of the noodles playfully peek out a window in the silhouette of a…

Makeup Artist Uses Her Lips as a Canvas for Elaborate Works of Art


Artist Andrea Reed looks to her lips to start a highly unique project. The artist applies makeup to her facial canvas, transforming her own lips into stunningly elaborate works of art. Recently, Reed has even drawn inspiration from and sought to replicate an actual work: Katsushika Hokusai’s Great Wave Off Kanagawa. With her makeup palettes and…

19 Different Foods That Surprisingly Bloom Beautiful Flowers


In January, we showed you what some of your favorite foods look like growing in their natural habitats. Now, as winter melts into spring, we’re looking at some of the most floral-tastic versions of common fruits and vegetables. Did you know that onions, lemons, and soybeans are all flowering plants? In addition to the familiar…

10 Ways To Transform a Room (for under $100!)


As a new home owner (does 8 months still count as new?), I’m constantly trying to find ways to update every room while staying on budget. That means lots of paint in my hair, DIY-ing and getting super creative with design choices. But you know what? It’s totally do-able to transform a space and make it…