12-year-old Meg always had the dream to be a dancer. Adopted as a baby, Meg came to the United States with her sister when she was just 3-months old. Her new parents noticed that she was having difficulties with certain developmental phases and, after bringing her to the doctor, Meg was diagnosed with cerebral palsy […]
The first day of school is an important moment for teachers and students. For first-year teachers like Michelle, a recent NYU School of Education graduate, this day holds even more meaning. Michelle describes her excitement and nerves about starting.
Old basements and attics might give you a certain level of creepiness, but they’re often full of hidden treasure. YouTuber named HouseholdHacker spend an afternoon digging through his basement and found some really interesting and long forgotten things. One of them was Science and Mechanics 1957 edition of 1001 How-To Ideas. He was wondering if […]
Having a dog by your side can be both challenging and rewarding. Not to mention, it’s nice to always have a close pal nearby to hang out with. HouseholdHacker has put together 11 amazing dog hacks to help give your puppy a better life and make things easier on you.
Take a peek at 10 new facts you might not have known about these adorable balls of fuzz! Just in case you may have been wondering things like: What makes animals so tired? Or how do they manage to stay awake for hours on end and still have the energy to look so cute?
When Peter Cohen bought his house in Goleta, California, two stray cats came with the property. After one died and another got hurt in car accident, he began rescuing cats and providing a safe place for them inside the house. He soon ended up living with 15 rescued cats and to keep the occupied and […]
It’s no secret that cats like being high up. It may make them feel more powerful and superior, but there’s actually so much more than that. Cats love to hunt, climb, scratch, play and lounge and trees are just perfect for all of this. In the wild, cats use trees to survey their territory and […]
This litter of puppies have been rescued from a northern Ontario community where there were too many stray dogs for the town to care for. They reached out for help and a massive air lift dog rescue was carried out. Almost 60 dogs, including these 6 week old pups, were brought to southern Ontario to […]
James wanted to surprise his partner Luke with an amazing proposal so he asked TopSecret for help. Together they created a plan for James to propose his partner using the piano at St.Pancras station. With the help of professional musicians and James’ and Luke’s friends and family they created a romantic scenario which left Luke speechless. Just […]
Watch as these dogs show us just how much they love water. We dare you to have a better time than a dog charging down a water slide. Can you find more zen than a pit bull taking a candle-lit bath? Either way, the dogs in this video will make you want to stop what […]
This mermaid school allows people to possibly live out a childhood dream. Marielle Chartier Henault founded Aquasirene, Canada’s first Mermaid School in early February 2015. Born with an imaginary fin, Marielle spent much of her childhood in the water and was inspired to educate another generation of water lovers after taking part in an under […]
This is a list of all the important life skills dogs teach us. When humans bring a dog into their lives, they are most often looking for a companion; what they may not realize is that they are getting a teacher as well. Every single day dogs teach us important life lessons about love, overcoming […]
At the age of 39, this husband to Leslie Finnie, father of 2, and successful women’s shoe designer, Peter Finnie was diagnosed with lymphoma cancer. Now, at the age 60, he is cancer free, inspiring us with his story of hope, and sharing his good fortune with his community. When Peter was first diagnosed with […]
For a baby, everything is fresh and new and the whole world is full of wonderful surprises. Even the simplest things like turning lights on and off are magic! This adorable little baby boy loves when his dad blows light on and off. Every time his dad turns the light off, he starts laughing uncontrollably. So […]
These puppies are experiencing the joy of fall for the very first time! In case you weren’t aware how awesome Fall is, we’ve made this important video of the cutest Golden Retriever puppies playing in a field of pumpkins. CAUTION: if you already DO believe that Fall is the best season, your love for it […]
For many Americans, the thought of college tuition is daunting, but there’s a program sweeping the nation to ease the financial burdens and allow more students to get a higher education. The College Promise Campaign is a national initiative to build support for funding the first two years of community college. The goal is to […]
Do you remember your first love? Unless you are still with them, it most likely ended in heartache. One couple knows this feeling all too well. When they were in college in 1961, Janice and Prentiss fell in love. It all happened fast but they knew they wanted to be together forever. They got engaged […]