Angelica Aguilera

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Albert Einstein’s Love Letters

“How was I able to live alone before, my little everything? Without you I lack self-confidence, passion for work, and enjoyment of life — in short, without you, my life is no life.”<p>Under the tyranny of our present productivity-fetishism, we measure the value of everything by the final product …

Anaïs Nin on How Reading Awakens Us from the Slumber of Almost-Living

“It appears like an innocuous illness. Monotony, boredom, death. Millions live like this (or die like this) without knowing it.”<p>Galileo believed that books are our only means of having superhuman powers. For Carl Sagan, a book was “proof that humans are capable of working magic.” Proust considered …

The Miraculous in the Mundane: Annie Dillard on Reclaiming Our Capacity for Joy and Wonder

“The world is fairly studded and strewn with pennies cast broadside from a generous hand.”<p><b>Annie Dillard</b> (b. April 30, 1945) has a way of coaxing the miraculous out of the mundane with such commanding gentleness that ordinary life has no choice but to unmask its extraordinary dimensions. She does …

19 On-the-Go Vegan Breakfasts for When You’ve Hit Snooze Too Many Times

Vegan or not, everyone has their go-to vegan recipes when you’re eating healthy. But when you’re running late and have no time to make pancakes, you need to have plenty of grab-and-go vegan breakfast recipes in your arsenal. Whether you’re a donut fan or you prefer something savory like a breakfast …

The 25 Best Recipes for Fall Baking | Epicurious.com

There's never been a better time to have a sweet tooth.

Baking

5 Apps Airlines Don't Want You to Know About

It is the time of the year where you are seeing everyone around taking long vacations to many exciting destinations. You are also noticing how your …

21 Easy Things To Do On Sunday That Will Make Mondays Suck Less

Because Mondays really don't have to be so awful.

27 Powerful Pieces Of Graffiti That Paint Greece's Frustration Amidst Crisis

Greece’s debt crisis reached new heights last month as the government in Athens and the country's international creditors engaged in contentious negotiations over a third bailout in exchange for new austerity measures.<p>Some Greeks have weighed in on the crisis in a highly visual way -- with colorful …

Europe

Want to try a meat-free life? How to make a vegan diet work for you

You've probably heard a lot about a vegan diet, a way of eating popular among celebrities such as Ellen DeGeneres or Alicia Silverstone. Following a vegan diet means omitting all animal products including meat, fish, poultry, dairy, eggs, and even honey, while loading up on vegetables, fruits, …

12 Vegan Ice Creams to Scoop If You Just Can’t With Dairy

For vegans and anyone allergic to dairy, non-dairy ice cream has never tasted better. Whether you snag readymade pints from Whole Foods or churn out your own ice-cold confections for your next ice cream social, your inner Dairy Queen will be very happy after just one bite. Take your vegan ice cream …

Van Gogh and Mental Illness

Around the time that Tolstoy was tussling with depression and his spiritual crisis, on the other side of Europe another creative icon was struggling with the darkness of his own psychoemotional landscape. As he was painting some of the most celebrated and influential art of all time, <b>Vincent Van …

Los Intocables

View Gallery<p>In his controversial series “Los Intocables”, Cuban artist Erik Ravelo takes on issues that pose a threat to the innocence of children …

This Piece Of Advice Will Help You Stay Out Of Jail

Nobody ever expects to go to jail, if you're a criminal you don't plan on getting caught. Which is why when police in the United States come …

The Illustration Work of Krzysztof

Krzysztof Domaradzki runs a multidisciplinary design studio, StudioKxx whose portfolio includes identity, brand strategy development, typography and …

Graphic Design

The artist known as Agnes-Cecile creates emotionally evocative water color portraits. Check out more of her paintings now on the blog: http://hifructose.com/2013/11/19/emotionally-evocative-watercolor-paintings-by-agnes-cecile/

9 Images Drawn Under The Influence Of Military Grade LSD

Unlike Bryan Lewis Saunders who drew 45 self portraits whilst high on 45 different drugs, the following is a series of 9 images created whilst under …

Artist Paints The Human Body In Ways You Cannot Imagine

This is the talented Alexa Meade, a painter who creates extraordinary paintings by using the human body as her primary canvas.<p>Her work is almost …

7 DIY Ways to Trick Out Your Headphones

You know what’s awesome about fall and winter? Big hefty headphones totally double as ear muffs! Okay, maybe they are more like ear covers, but still… ;) Naturally, we decided to seek out new and different ways to hack our headphones to suit our style. The results? These 7 tutorials on how to trick …

Cute Overload of the Day: Babies Wearing Watermelons as Overalls

<b>Cute Overload of the Day: Babies Wearing Watermelons as Overalls</b><p>To fight the persistently and ongoing heat wave that brought record-breaking high temperatures across the country, Internet users in China have kicked off what may be the cutest photo fad yet: babies wearing watermelons. The trend first popped up on the country’s Twitter equivalent Weibo in July after a couple in Wenzhou city dressed up their baby in overalls made out of watermelon rinds and posted a picture on the microblogging …

Mesmerizing Northern Lights From Around The World

Source: Art Person<p>Though Alaska’s Northern Lights are some of the most beautiful natural occurrences in the universe, relatively few people have …

Loving Husband Photographs His Wife's Brave Battle With Breast Cancer

If you live in a country like Australia (with its ultra-harsh UV rays) 1 in 2 men will be affected by cancer during their lifetime, for women that …

A Chilling Look At The Unseen Photographs Of Adolf Hitler

If you need further proof that Nazi leader Adolf Hitler was equally as psychotic as he was insane, the following collection of 14 private photographs …

The Web Is Actually Making You Less Social & More Lonely

It's the ultimate moral dilemma, social networks by their very nature have actually made us less social.<p>The level of our interactions with our …

Prostitute Portraits From The Dark Side Of 1900's New Orleans

The year was 1912, when celebrated American photographer John Ernest Joseph Bellocq ventured into Storyville, New Orleans' legalised red light …

Here's What Happens When You Mix Soap, Oil & Ink Together

Whilst you use ink in your stationary, oil for your bike and soap to wash yourself everyday, its rare that all three liquids come into contact with …