19 Brilliantly Easy Camera Tricks for Professional-Looking Pictures

Everyone has a camera nowadays, and most people fancy themselves some sort of photographer. But most people, even if they have a photographer’s eye don’t have the equipment to take professional-looking pictures. Although anyone can take high resolution pictures with their smart phones now, professional photography is about a lot more than high-rez. And the […]

Use LEGO to Teach Basic Math Concepts

Learning for your kids is a hard endeavor if not done properly. And what’s the way, you ask? Well, it usually means involving them in some fun activity through which teaching is seamlessly included. One such example is math using Lego pieces! Division, multiplication, fractions they all seem so easy now, don’t they? As simple […]

Cake Pan Stepping Stones

Make the garden stepping stone like this: Put your safety glasses on. Place a plate or saucer inside a cloth bag or cover with an old sheet or towel, and smash it with a hammer. Repeat until you have all the pieces you need. You’ll probably want a variety of sizes. Place your cake pan […]

17 Victorian Life Hacks That Are Just As Useful Today As They Were In 1880

Prepare to be amazed. Life hacks were not invented in this century. Even stranger, these hacks were part of a cigarette company’s publicity campaign. Their first instruction? “How to increase lung  power and capacity.” And no, it didn’t involve smoking. It’s actually useful advice. Oscar Trondheim shared this collection of vintage tips at Viralthread.com. It’s […]