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Dutch nursing home offers rent-free housing to students

A nursing home in the Netherlands allows university students to live rent-free alongside the elderly residents, as part of a project aimed at warding …

Healthy Lunch Ideas: Load Up With Healthy Lunches From The Healthy Lunch Challenge

As a busy parent, it can be hard to keep fresh, healthy meals on the table when life gets hectic. The lunch box is even more challenging! As passionate as I am about healthy eating, I still find it a struggle to create healthy lunches that my kids will actually eat.<p>So, I asked parents to share …

Pharrell to Make Children’s Books Based On ‘Happy’ - XXL

Book stores rejoice, Pharrell has a deal, to make books that ask children how happy they feel. According to Billboard, the cat in the hat has a new …

Don’t Be Judgmental…All Deserve A Chance

House wife? We think “Oh, poor lady must be dependent for everything on her husband” but actually she is the strength for her husband, the best …

Australia’s Oldest Man Knits Tiny Sweaters For Injured Penguins

How long does it take to master a craft? How about 80 years? Because 109-year-old Australian Alfred Date has been knitting since the 1930s and his …

20 Inspiring Quotes On Life From Buddha

Gautama Buddha words of wisdom can be found everywhere, especially with the technology of today, the internet.<p>As a child, Siddhartha the Buddha was …

Similac Has a Big Hit With One of the Most Honest Ads Ever About Parenting

Parenting today comes with more than the stress of kids. It comes with the derision of your fellow breeders when you choose a path that goes against …

40 Things I Can Do at 40 That I Couldn't Do When I Was 20

It seems like just yesterday I turned 20, celebrating with a double-layer chocolate cake, some vodka-laced Jello shots and my five college roommates. We fought almost constantly back then, about stupid things that meant the world in those days but would hardly matter to any of us now: who ate whose …

The Coolest Roadside Attractions In Every State

Every season is road trip season. Keep an eye out for these incredible attractions when you're on the road -- and don't forget your Discover it chrome for Students card.<p><b>2. Oregon</b> - Oregon Vortex (Gold Hill) - One of many "mystery spots" in America, Oregon Vortex is a place where brooms stand on …

40 must-see places to take your kids before they're grown

Want an amazing family vacation? Plan a trip to one of these 40 must-see destinations. Get there while your little ones are still little (or at least before they're out of the nest altogether!).<p>Grand Canyon<p><i>Northwestern Arizona</i><p><b>Why you've got to go</b>: Do we really need to convince you? It's only one of …

Check Out This Water Droplet Dessert

Have you ever heard of or tried this form of Japanese rice cake? It’s called Mizu due to its water base and looks like a giant clear drop of …

This boy drew more than 25,000 pictures in just 2522 days

<b>Mumbai:</b> What this young boy did in 7 years is beyond amazing. Edmund Thomas Clint was born to M.T Joesph and Chinnamma Josesph from Kochi, Kerala. At …

Thailand: village homestays open new doors for post-tsunami economy

Like so many villages on Thailand’s south-west coast, Ban Talae Nok – “faraway village of the sea” – was engulfed by the Indian Ocean tsunami which devastated the area 10 years ago this 26 December. About 20 houses were swept away and 46 people died, 16 of them children. But this Muslim community …

In 125 years, millions of people have looked at this painting. No one really saw it until recently.

I'm not easily impressed, OK?<p>I know Van Gogh was a genius. If the point of this were "Van Gogh was a mad genius," I would not be sharing this with …

7 cultural concepts we don't have in the U.S.

Perhaps one of these ideas will inspire you to think differently in your day-to-day life.<p>From the end of October through the New Year and onto …

Kitschy Cool: NYC Theme Restaurants Worth the Splurge

If you’re looking to provide your family with lasting memories and adventure, say hello to New York City’s roster of theme restaurants. They’re …

Think on This: An Exhibit on Learning Where Kids Can Play

Our kids’ schedules are so packed with after school, weekend and school break educational opportunities (now your 3 year old can learn to sew or make …

The Farthest Place From a Starbucks in the US is Circle, Montana

<i>Quartz</i> just dropped an amazing cartographic guide to Starbucks’ GLOBAL DOMINATION, complete with nifty infographics.<p>The guide reveals that <b>the small</b> …

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11 Inspiring Reads by Women, About Women to Kickstart Your Year

Though New Year's resolutions are made with the best intentions, by the beginning of January they can add to the cumbersome emotional baggage from …

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Puppet experiment suggests humans are born to be fair

<b>It looks like a fairground game: a little girl and a puppet play together, using miniature fishing rods to hook tiny buckets of coins.</b><p>But this is actually a psychological experiment. Its aim is to measure a very complex human concept - fairness.<p>The game works like this: the puppet (with the aid of …

13 Warm Quotes To Help You Through The Freezing Winter

With the promise of fresh starts, holiday breaks and cheap champagne behind us, January is mostly just very cold. Like, record-breakingly cold. So cold, in fact, that the prospect of doing anything other than planting yourself firmly on your couch, emerging from a mountain of blankets only to order …

Take a scarf, leave a scarf initiative launched in downtown Orangeville