Vivian Narvaez

32,133 Added | 17 Magazines | 33,119 Likes | 190 Following | 1,510 Followers | @VivianNarvaez | Self-taught artist whose works are influenced by her Cuban roots. Loves decor, nature, reading. Beautiful books, music, and greenery bring me joy.

Colorful Selections For Shade

Nothing brightens low-light spots like oxslip and cowslip primroses<p>Photo/Illustration:<p>Jerry Pavia<p>For bright accents, look to white …

Flowers

Regency House, Hemyock: A Devonshire garden of great atmosphere and personality

Tim Longville enjoys the mixture of plantsmanship and laissez-faire gardening that has created a Devonshire garden of great atmosphere and …

Gardening

Why you should be using more stones in your garden

Gardening expert Jan Johnsen tells us how to optimise your garden with stones<p>Jan Johnsen leaves no stone unturned when it comes to creating beautiful …

Landscaping

Growing Canary Creeper, a Most Unusal Flowering Vine

Overview and Description:<p>Growing flowering vines like Canary Creeper is an easy way to add both height and texture to your garden. While it's worth …

Flowers

The truth about the Amazons – the real Wonder Women

The long-awaited film version of Wonder Woman opens this week, starring Gal Gadot as the indomitable superhero.<p>As Princess Diana of Themyscira, …

Ancient History

5 of the Largest Tanks Ever Conceived

Germany really loved its crazy huge tanks.<p>The past 100 years is filled with insane tanks. Starting with France's fearsome Char2c in the early 1920s and ending with the highly capable M1 Abrams battle tank in service today, tanks have become a fixture of the modern battlefield—and these are five of …

Military History

WWII: 100,000 Allied bomber crewmen killed

We’ve all seen “Saving Private Ryan” and “Band of Brothers,” but here’s a list of facts from World War 2 that you probably didn’t know:<p>1. The first …

Military History

Ronald Reagan actually used this San Francisco astrologist to make presidential decisions

Joan Quigley said she could even have predicted when the president got shot<p>Ronald Reagan nearly got through his presidency without his secret adviser …

Ronald Reagan

Meet the woman who shot up with Coco Chanel, inspired Proust, and was painted by Renoir

Misia Sert had a ‘legendary pair of legs and a bosom that kept strong men awake at night’<p>Over the course of her unusual and long life, Misia Sert …

Paris

Pit Bull Who Was on Death Row is Now Protecting the Citizens of Washington State

Apollo is a beautiful Pit Bull who was abandoned at a shelter, where he stayed for six long months. Because he had “too much energy” he wasn’t …

Dogs

Cannes Film Festival has a dog award and the winners are so darn cute

Adam Sandler isn't the only actor earning high praise for his work in <i>The Meyerowitz Stories</i>. Bruno, a poodle who stars alongside Sandler, Ben Stiller …

Cannes Film Festival

Tour a Vintage Airstream with a Scandi Inspired Remodel

<b>Name:</b> Natasha Lawyer and Brett Bashaw <b><br>Location:</b> Seattle, Washington <b><br>Size:</b> 200 square feet <b><br>Years lived in:</b> 1 year, owned<p>Natasha Lawyer and Brett Bashaw's …

Airstream

Tour a Textile Designer's Colorfully Chic NYC Apartment

<b>Name:</b> Judy Ross <b><br>Location:</b> Union Square — New York City, New York <b><br>Size:</b> 700 square feet <b><br>Years lived in:</b> 18 years, renting<p>It's no wonder Judy's apartment …

Houses

Red Wooden Summer House On An Idyllic Island In Sweden - Gravity Home

Home Tour<p>No Comments<p>It doesn’t feel like summer here in The Netherlands so I’ll have to do with pictures of summer houses to get a bit in the summer …

Sweden

You were always on my mind..

Maybe I didn't post as much as I could<p>Maybe I was busy doing something else<p>But when I saved these pics as I should<p>You were always on my mind<p>You were …

5 social media uses we must teach in schools

Gallup conducted a poll titled “21st Century Skills and the Workplace” and found that 59% of the workforce “developed most of the skills they use in …

Memorial Day: Honoring the Horses of War

“As a person who has enjoyed the company of many horses over the years, I thank heaven that I have never had to take one to war.” — General Sir Frank …

Military History

The Baffle House By Clare Cousins Architects

Photography by Lisbeth Grosmann<p>Australian firm Clare Cousins Architects, were asked to design an extension / garden pavilion to the rear of an …

Architecture

South Yarra Residence by We Are Huntly

South Yarra Residence by We Are Huntly | Yellowtrace<p>South Yarra Residence by We Are Huntly | Yellowtrace<p>South Yarra Residence by We Are Huntly | …

Architecture

50+ John F. Kennedy Photos - Pictures of JFK's Life to Tribute to His 100th Birthday

1 of 51<p>c. 1919<p>John F. Kennedy (<i>left</i>) with his older brother Joseph.<p>Courtesy of the John F. Kennedy Library Foundation<p>Advertisement - Continue Reading …

Decorations

Monday's pets on furniture

A post shared by Caitlin Hoag (@caitlinhoag) on May 28, 2017 at 7:57am PDT<p>A post shared by Jeska Hearne (@lobsterandswan) on May 18, 2017 at 11:31am …

Cats

Real Life Solutions: Lessons from Well-Organized Closets

Have you ever been jealous of someone's closet? I don't mean their clothes or their shoes, but their actual closet space—as someone with a tiny …

Hacking

Why Tooth Banking Might Just Be The Next Wave In Stem Cell Research

<i>Uproxx knows that science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) disciplines are driving the future of this planet forward. Every day, we see new ideas, fresh innovations, and bold trailblazers in these fields. Follow us this month as we highlight how STEM is shaping the culture of …

Breakthroughs

Pet Tech Will Transform a Dog’s Life in Some Surprising Ways

Technology has already revolutionized your life. Now it could do the same for your pet.<p>Imagine being at work and getting a smartphone notification that was activated by your dog at home. You open up an app and can see Fido wagging his tail on the pet cam. When you click "play" you can control a toy …

Pets

You Have the Power to Physically Reshape Your Brain

Neuroplasticity is the idea that you can alter your brain in a physical and mental way by changing its stimuli — which can include environment, …

The Brain

See Majestic Photos of the Chrysler Building Under Construction

Aworker sitting on a steel girder high atop the Chrysler Building, on the 54th floor, during its construction, New York<p>... VIEW MORE<p>Museum of the …

Memorial Day Weekend in Pictures

Military History