High School Dropout Becomes Millionaire by Building Beaches in People’s Backyards
Mar18

High School Dropout Becomes Millionaire by Building Beaches in People’s Backyards

Sometimes, you don’t know your true calling until it finds you. This was certainly the case for Eric White, 33, the owner of Zydeco Construction. The once formerly-homeless man now owns a Louisiana-based company that builds beaches in people’s backyards, and he’s making millions doing it. When White was 15-years-old, he was homeless for about eight months. “Growing up, things weren’t easy for me,” he told USA Today. White dropped out...

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25 Extraordinary Design Ideas That Will Help You Nail Your Next Home Renovation
Feb24

25 Extraordinary Design Ideas That Will Help You Nail Your Next Home Renovation

There is no place like home and how true that rings when you walk into rooms like shown below. From indoor hammock to falling cubes on your toilet floor, these houses have some of the most incredible home designs we never knew we needed. To be honest, as much as we love our own homes, we really wished we could do something about it and turn it into the place that we really can never part with. So, here are some ideas that we found...

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Ukrainian Artist Removes Makeup From Dolls To Repaint Them, And Result Is Almost Too Real
Jun04

Ukrainian Artist Removes Makeup From Dolls To Repaint Them, And Result Is Almost Too Real

In the world of unrealistic standards and Photoshop mania, real beauty is a breath of fresh air. And while some share their unedited selfies on Instagram, Olga Kamenetskaya creates gorgeous dolls that look almost real. Olga is a Ukranian artist who started repainting dolls as a hobby, but it later turned into her profession. She takes mass-produced dolls, such as Monster High girls or Barbies, and turns them into totally new, unique...

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I Made A Harry Potter Monopoly Board For My Best Friend’s Birthday
Sep19

I Made A Harry Potter Monopoly Board For My Best Friend’s Birthday

My friend really wanted a Harry Potter monopoly board – but sadly they do not exist. So I made one! I spent 80+ hours on the board layout, the cards, and all the extra details. I’m so happy with the final product though! (H/T) Starting with the final product: board and all the pieces Mirror image print – creating the board layout was difficult, but also fun to create my own properties Lay out a layer of polycrylic, lay down the paper,...

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Dog Owner Transforms His Backyard Into A Large Playground With Private Pool For His 4 Dogs
Aug30

Dog Owner Transforms His Backyard Into A Large Playground With Private Pool For His 4 Dogs

Meet Aaron Franks, a man from Pennsylvania who lives with four dogs – Tessa, Bruno, Cooper and Mia. A few years ago, Franks came up with an idea to do something amazing for his canines, so he turned his backyard into a dog playground. “I feed them, I water them and walk them every day. They get their exercise and stuff, but I guess at the end of the day I just felt like it wasn’t enough,” Franks told The Dodo. “I felt like this would...

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What Happens When People Are Bored At Work (50+ Pics)
Aug27

What Happens When People Are Bored At Work (50+ Pics)

On a regular day, you would never dream of spending 6 hours turning an avocado into a piece of art, or covering an entire page of your notebook with mind-blowingly intricate doodles, but it’s amazing how creativity is sometimes spurred by a lack of focus. According to Wharton University professor Adam Grant, procrastination actually makes your brain more inventive, and some of the most famous thinkers (Martin Luther King Jr.,...

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40+ Genius Camera Hacks That Will Greatly Improve Your Photography Skills In Less Than 3 Minutes
Aug25

40+ Genius Camera Hacks That Will Greatly Improve Your Photography Skills In Less Than 3 Minutes

Professional photography gear costs thousands of dollars but you can take stunning pictures by spending only a fraction of the cost. If you have the time and the patience, and aren’t afraid to get your hands dirty, then simple DIY hacks can achieve similar results to spending big bucks on advanced kits. To make you a better photographer, A&D has collected some of the best DIY camera solutions that were tested to work. From...

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Italian Pastry Chef Creates Miniature Worlds With Desserts
Nov08

Italian Pastry Chef Creates Miniature Worlds With Desserts

Matteo Stucchi is a pastry chef from Monza, Italy, who builds playful tasty-looking worlds using only desserts and and fills them with little figurines. “A dessert’s looks is just as important as its taste,” says Matteo and we couldn’t agree more. Baked brownies become mining sites, cake pops turn into a Ferris wheel – there’s no limit to his wild imagination. The only thing that comes close to his...

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This Self-Build Concrete Block System Reduces Construction Time by 50%
Sep22

This Self-Build Concrete Block System Reduces Construction Time by 50%

An emerging sector of construction is developing new systems that manage to not only reduce construction times and costs, but also solve the housing problem in Mexico’s most disadvantaged areas. Originating from previously known construction techniques, national companies are venturing into international markets by proposing new models of construction that use fewer materials and have a greater structural strength and greater comfort....

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10 Absolutely Wonderful Tree Stump Landscaping and Decor Ideas
Jun24

10 Absolutely Wonderful Tree Stump Landscaping and Decor Ideas

If you are thinking to do some landscaping or decorate your garden with something unusual and unique then how about making use of tree stumps? In this way you can bring a fallen tree or a dead stump to good use. So, take a look at the cool ideas below and see which one do you like the best: 01. Build a Tree House If The Stump is Strong Enough to Hold The Structure Source 02. Place a Glass Top Tree Stump Table with Your Outdoor Seating...

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