Thoughts: A Valuable Lesson Learned from a Footballer

Hey, David Beckham! What’s with football that makes it as one of the most well-loved sports in the world that even the Beatles can’t get enough of it? I know that you’re not even wondering why I placed David up there, obviously because he’s considered as a football superstar. But what you don’t know about him is one fact that from the time I knew about it, I began to look […]

 

Jump shots show the real "YOU"

I never thought that the oh-so-famous jump shots were already a hit years ago. Will you look at that very joyful Marilyn Monroe jumping like a little cute kid. This photo and all the others featured in this post were taken by Philippe Halsman, a Latvian photographer born in 1906 who developed a philosophy of jump photography, which he called jumpology. He published Philippe Halsman’s Jump Book in 1959, which contained a tongue-in-cheek discussion of jumpology and […]

 

Making The Moment Sweeter Like A Piece of Cake

Yes! Cakes make weddings sweeter, no doubt. And it would become really sweeter if you add a personal touch to your special cake like that one above. An excerpt from the poem “I Carry Your Heart With Me” by E. E. Cummings were written all over the cake. The whole poem is read as follows: I carry your heart with me by E. E. Cummings i carry your heart with me (i […]

 

A Warm Toast To The Coaster

Would you say that this bread-looking object on which the mug stands on is not a real bread? I should say that you’re a genius if you’d firmly say that it’s not a bread. And as the title connotes, that is simply a coaster. For some time, I thought that coasters are just addition to our number of dishes in the sink. Well, now I guess they are great addition […]

 

The Wonders of a Chalkboard

I’ve always been fascinated with the use of a chalkboard. When I was still studying in school, I was fond of writing on it, though it wasn’t that good compared to my writing on a piece of paper. That’s why, I really admired my classmates and teachers who make it look so easy to have a good writing on a chalkboard. Luckily, mine was a bad one, because if it […]

 

Kiss, Laugh, and Dream

 

Fantastic Paintings by Leonid Afremov

I don’t know why but I am really amazed by how painters can do something as brilliant as these. I should say that Leonid Afremov‘s works are fantastic and he has this to say about his passion for art: Each of my paintings brings different moods, colors and emotions. I love to express the beauty, harmony and spirit of this world in my paintings. My heart is completely open to art. […]

 

Christmas Remix Finds + Quotes

Merry Christmas everyone! In a few hours, we’ll all be celebrating the birth of Jesus and I wish everyone a happy Christmas. But before that, I would like to share some of the greatest quotes that pertain to this very special Yuletide Season. Here they go… along with my few Christmas-inspired cute and unique finds. At Christmas, all roads lead home. ~ Marjorie Holme Peace on earth will come to stay, When […]

 

Chase the blues away this Christmas

The different shades of blue are really fascinating, aren’t they? Care to see some of them? Here they go… But wait. Ain’t that cake delectable? Looks so yummy! Oh well, take two, here are the other shades of blue!

 

Read Between The Walls

This unique typography street art is brought to you by the street artist Mobstr from Newcastle, UK. His works make your usual day in the streets exciting and extra special. You can check out more of his funny works below!            I really like the words on the staircase because I read it first from the lowest step starting from the word “mistake.” What a true mistake… 🙂 [via awesomenator.com]