Saturday, April 25

Infographic: 28 Top Dishes From 28 Countries In Europe



To add on to previous travel-related tips from UK-based hotel booking website Hotels4U, such as how to work and travel concurrently, how to become a master traveler and how to take the perfect holiday selfie, is this infographic that spotlights 28 top dishes from 28 countries across Europe.

This colorful palette of food ranges from Germany’s Sauerbraten (pot roast) to Slovenia’s Potica (nut roll).

Do you agree with this list or do you feel that other more deserving dishes should have been featured instead?


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[via Hotels4U]

Friday, April 24

‘My Kid Can’t Eat This’, Funny Reasons Kids Give To Avoid Eating Food


#MyKidCantEatThis because it has ‘creeps’ on it... (black pepper)—@ChiseledMomma


Little children are notorious fussy eaters and they have an Instagram account dedicated to their eccentric eating habits.

My Kid Can’t Eat This’ is an Instagram account filled with funny anecdotes and photos submitted by individuals.

From hilarious excuses to justifications that don’t make sense, are you guilty of any of these when you were a kid?

View our selection below and head on over here for more.

My kid can't eat this because there are no spoons that speak to him today and he doesn't want to use his hands. #MyKidCantEatThis

A photo posted by My Kid Can't Eat This (@mykidcanteatthis) on Apr 13, 2015 at 8:58am PDT




#MyKidCantEatThis because mommy peeled it and he wanted it peeled by daddy. -Jenn Mace

A photo posted by My Kid Can't Eat This (@mykidcanteatthis) on Apr 16, 2015 at 6:40pm PDT




#MyKidCantEatThis because of this single bell pepper. - @Shellyyelnats

A photo posted by My Kid Can't Eat This (@mykidcanteatthis) on Apr 19, 2015 at 4:02pm PDT




My kid can't eat this because of the white strings of death are choking out his will to citrus. #MyKidCantEatThis

A photo posted by My Kid Can't Eat This (@mykidcanteatthis) on Apr 13, 2015 at 9:01am PDT




#MyKidCantEatThis, er drink this, because it's crunchy. It's milk. - @ahamilton1018

A photo posted by My Kid Can't Eat This (@mykidcanteatthis) on Apr 22, 2015 at 4:30pm PDT




"The centers of the bagels are off limits. Only the outer edge is good. More bagel please. #mykidcanteatthis" -Stacey Maddox

A photo posted by My Kid Can't Eat This (@mykidcanteatthis) on Apr 13, 2015 at 9:40am PDT




#MyKidCantEatThis because although it is exactly what he asked for, it was presented in the wrong bowl. -Kate Junk

A photo posted by My Kid Can't Eat This (@mykidcanteatthis) on Apr 17, 2015 at 3:36pm PDT





[via BuzzFeed, images via My Kid Can’t Eat This]

Minimalist Redesigns Of Iconic Movie Posters Made With Just Three Colors



Matt Chase, a designer based in Washington D.C., has created alternative illustrated interpretations of iconic film posters.

Using Adobe Photoshop and Illustrator, Chase limits his artworks to a maximum of three colors per poster, creating a series of clean and refreshing visuals, that completely transform the original artworks.

Take a look at some of Chase’s redesigned posters in the images below, and check out the entire series here.











[via Matt Chase]

LOL: All The Ridiculous Words Jony Ive Used To Describe The Apple Watch

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The Apple Watch goes on sale today. Instead of combing through the myriad reviews soon to be unleashed upon the World Wide Web, why not trust the words of Senior Vice President of Design at Apple, Jony Ive, in this video as he describes the product with a vibrant collection of adjectives.

All that’s missing is a unicorn and some hippie flowers.














[via Digg, video via Gizmodo]

An Instagram Account Of Stunning Ballet Poses Injecting Life Into Hard Streets



New York-based photographer Omar Robles’ Instagram is a gorgeous one—filled with stunning visuals of ballet dancers posing against urban backdrops, injecting life into the settings with their graceful silhouettes.

He told Mashable, “I’m in love with how you can express and create all these beautiful lines and movements with just the human body.”

He also said, “Before, you had to wait for someone to give you the green light, to have a stage, to have a platform where you could just express yourself. Now, with social media, it’s your own platform. You decide when the spotlight goes on you.”

His more than 42,000 followers on Instagram are testament to Robles’ beautiful dance shots.

Juxtaposing the fluid, graceful movement of ballet with solid urban backdrops, the resulting dance captures are a visual treat.

Head on over to Robles’ Instagram for more beautiful shots.



I'm extremely excited to share this news with you guys ! Recently a team from @mashable followed me around during a very special dance shoot with three amazing dancers to document my creative process as I shoot for my dance series. A million thanks to @tylertronson and the @mashable team for choosing to highlight my work and putting this beautiful piece together. I am beyond humbled for this opportunity. Follow the link on my profile to see the mini-documentary. #ozr_dance

A photo posted by Omar Z. Robles (@omarzrobles) on Apr 16, 2015 at 5:55pm PDT




Elizabeth White for #ozr_dance @elizabethcarolinewhite

A photo posted by Omar Z. Robles (@omarzrobles) on Apr 6, 2015 at 9:18am PDT




Yukie for #ozr_dance @yukiespruyt Fresh off the press

A photo posted by Omar Z. Robles (@omarzrobles) on Feb 7, 2015 at 9:30am PST




Elizabeth White for #ozr_dance @elizabethcarolinewhite

A photo posted by Omar Z. Robles (@omarzrobles) on Mar 1, 2015 at 7:45am PST




Emily for #ozr_dance @empaigeanderson #featuremeinstagood @instagood || #featuremedave @dave.krugman ��

A photo posted by Omar Z. Robles (@omarzrobles) on Mar 29, 2015 at 6:55am PDT




Alberte for #ozr_dance at @breatherinc @albertenilausen

A photo posted by Omar Z. Robles (@omarzrobles) on Mar 17, 2015 at 4:12pm PDT




Jorge Villarini for #ozr_dance @pansobao89 Disclaimer: Two pants were broken attempting this jump.

A photo posted by Omar Z. Robles (@omarzrobles) on Apr 15, 2015 at 5:04am PDT





[via Mashable, images via Omar Robles]

Infographic: 28 Top Dishes From 28 Countries in Europe



To add on to previous travel-related tips from UK-based hotel booking website Hotels4U, such as how to work and travel concurrently, how to become a master traveler and how to take the perfect holiday selfie, is this infographic that spotlights 28 top dishes from 28 countries across Europe.

This colorful palette of food ranges from Germany’s Sauerbraten (pot roast) to Slovenia’s Potica (nut roll).

Do you agree with this list or do you feel that other more deserving dishes should have been featured instead?


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[via Hotels4U]

In Taiwan, Pet Owners Are Giving Their Dogs Perfectly Round & Square Haircuts



Previously, we featured pet owners dressing up their cats and dogs as little demons for spring in Japan.

In Taiwan, a different trend is taking place for the animals.

Pet owners are giving their dogs the latest trendy haircut, which is apparently in the shape of a perfect circle or square.

Check out the amusingly adorable photos below.














[via RocketNews24, images via Zhaizhai News, Siam55]

NSFW: Captivating, Sensual Photographs Of Women Submerged In Water



Japanese photographer Tomohide Ikeya takes captivating, sensual photographs of women submerged in water.

Spread over three series, ‘Wave’, ‘Breath’ and ‘Moon’, his mysterious and intriguing images juxtapose their calm, almost death-like expressions with intense scenarios, creating a feeling of unease in viewers.

Scroll down to view some photographs below, and view more from the series here.














[via Juxtapoz, images via Tomohide Ikeya]

Amazing Images Of Body-Painted People Blending Flawlessly Into Nature



Leonie Gené and Joerg Duesterwald, arguably the best bodypainters in Germany, explore the relationship between art and nature by painting the bodies of naked models, blending them flawlessly into natural landscapes.

In their project, called ‘Metamorphosis’, GenĂ© and Duesterwald take cues from various elements of nature in all four seasons, and skillfully recreates the colors and details on the bodies of their models.

With the help of precise poses, the body-paint effectively lends the models an “invisibility cloak”, making it hard to spot them in these pictures.

Take a look at some of their amazing work below, and check out the complete project here.











[via My Modern Met]