Jess Potter

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Our Rescue Puppy Is The Best Sleeping Buddy To Our 8-Month-Old Son

We got our girl Nora, an English Pointer, from a rescue shelter seven years ago prior to having kids. Despite having come from an abusive situation …

This New Geode Wedding Cake Trend Is Rocking The Internet

Step aside, traditional white wedding cakes, geode cakes are taking over now! Covered in stunning edible crystals, these rocky confections have …

Son Creates Art Together With His 91-Year-Old Mom So She Could Feel Young Again

When Tony Luciani’s mother was no longer able to look after herself, the Canadian-Italian artist took it upon himself to become her full-time …

Studio Ghibli Inspired Watercolor Paintings By Louise Terrier (14 Pics)

Fans of Japanese animation will instantly recognize the inspiration found in these beautiful paintings by Louise Terrier.<p>The French artist, painter …

This Photographer Points His Camera The “Wrong” Way At The World’s Most Visited Locations

Anybody who's visited any of the world's major tourist sites recently will know how difficult it is to get a perfect photograph. It's almost …

Photography

Artist Spends 100s Hours Drawing Hyperrealistic Art Using Renaissance Techniques

You could be forgiven for thinking that these portraits are photographs, but believe it or not they’re actually drawings by Italian artist Emanuele …

Art

This Man Rescued These Foxes And Now They Won’t Leave His Side

Fantastic Mr. Fox may have been a work of fiction, but as you can see from these pictures, this man from County Kilkenny, Ireland is most definitely …

Meet Smoothie, The World’s Most Photogenic Cat

Type the words “smoothie” and “cat” into Google and you’re sure to find some pretty horrific results. But while a cat smoothie might not be to …

Smoothies

10+ Fairy Tale Villages That You Can Actually Visit

Ever have one of those days when you just want to escape your life and disappear into a fairy tale world? Well, if you're furiously nodding at your …

Elephant Street Art In South African Villages To Give People Hope (11+ Pics)

From the 13th of May to the 31st of October last year, Cape Town graffiti artist Falko painted his way across South Africa. His mission? To change …

This Instagrammer Captures The Tiny Beauty Of Hummingbirds In Her Backyard

California based, but Minnesota born, singer Tracy Johnson has a secret. Not only is she an accomplished musician, but hummingbirds find her …

Artist Draws World’s Largest Doodles By Riding His Bike With GPS

Stephen Lund cycles about 70km every day, creating clever doodles using a GPS app that maps his progress. The BC, Canada native began his unusual …

After Becoming A Mom, I Couldn’t Find Time To Paint, So I Started Doing One Tiny Drawing A Day

Eleven years ago I attended the Tom Bishop Miniature show in Chicago with my mother. She encouraged me to check it out on a professional level. I had …

10+ Sister Tattoo Ideas To Show Your Bond

Sisters share a special bond, and tattoos are one way to make that bond evident to the world. Or not, if you keep your tattoos subtle and not …

The Hypnotizing Beauty Of Iranian Mosque Ceilings

Middle Eastern architecture is renowned for its kaleidoscopic beauty. If you haven’t had a chance, yet, to witness it for yourself, Instagram …

Revealing Color Photographs of Early 1900s Germany Resemble the Innocence of a Children’s Picture Book

In a stunning collection of over 800 photographs, <i>Germany Around 1900: A Portrait in Colour</i> gives an accurate glimpse at a country full of promise, at the turn-of-the-century. Economy booming, and social outlook at an all time high, these rose-tinted snapshots show a progressive and cosmopolitan …

Photography

Anonymous drops names of KKK members online, including US politicians

Anonymous has released four separate drops that allegedly include the names and information of members of the Ku Klux Klan — a Christian white supremacy organization identified as a hate group by the Anti-Defamation League and the Southern Poverty Law Center. The list, so far, has apparently …

Finally, Back to the Future’s Self-Lacing Nikes Are A Reality

A second run of the iconic Air Mag sneakers from the film “Back To The Future II” are set to go on auction in 2016. This time, the Nike shoes will …

Shocking Real Stories Of Feral Children Told With Dark Photos

“Feral Children” is the latest photo-project by German-born, London-based photographer Julia Fullerton-Batten. This newest series of staged photos …

Giant 16th-Century ‘Colossus’ Sculpture In Florence, Italy Has Entire Rooms Hidden Inside

This epic colossus, half man, half mountain, was erected in the late 1500s by renowned Italian sculptor Giambologna as a symbol of Italy’s rugged …

Orphaned Raccoon Rescued By Family With Dogs Thinks She’s A Dog, Too

Last year, Nassau, Bahamas resident Rosie Kemp found a baby raccoon that had fallen out of a tree. The mother was nowhere to be found, so Kemp and …

Light Drips From Trees In Long-Exposure Photos By Vitor Schietti

Brazilian photographer Vitor Schietti uses fireworks and long-exposure photography to create his “Impermanent Sculptures.” The effect was achieved by …

This Butt Lamp Gets Turned On When You Slap It

For anyone who’s a fan of slapping butts, there’s a perfect lamp out there that will help keep you satisfied (as long as there aren’t any REAL butts …

Artist Puts 1000s Of Glittering Gems On Floors, Walls, and People To Create Kaleidoscopic Mandala Art

Suzan Drummen, an artist based in the Netherlands, creates expansive art installations that use thousands of tiny dazzling crystals and other shiny …

Strange Never-Before-Seen Sea Creatures Discovered 20,000 Feet Under The Sea

These alien-looking creatures were discovered by America’s Ocean Exploration Team on the seafloor near Puerto Rico and the US Virgin Islands. The …

DIY Shape-Shifting Lamp That You Can Flip, Swirl And Arrange However You Want

This stacked lamp was inspired by a very expensive designer lamp I found online (it was 650 euros), I decided to make my own using free software, …

Woodworking

Woman Quits Job to Build Sustainable Bamboo Homes In Bali

Elora Hardy left a successful career in the NY fashion scene to build bamboo houses in Indonesia. The Bali resident and her team have spent the last …

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