LIFE

Convicted Felon Was Volunteering At Local High School Without Anyone Being Aware Of Her Crimes

Many parents don’t just see school as a place to send their kids in order to learn. Rather, they’ll play an active role in school life by volunteering and interacting with other students, teachers, and parents. Maintaining a good relationship with your kids’ professors and other parents is an important part of being engaged with the community, after all.

22 Treasures That People Uncovered In The Most Ridiculous Places Imaginable

Our ideas of hidden treasure usually all look the same: we imagine briefcases stuffed to the brim with hundred-dollar bills, old chests so full of gold their lids can’t close, or jewel-encrusted goblets fit for a king. But not all treasures are the sort that make us insanely rich…

25 Expert Life Tips That Make Accomplishing Everyday Tasks So Much Easier

The number of inconveniences, big and small, that can pop up on any given day is pretty overwhelming. You don’t exactly get handed an instruction manual on life the second you arrive on Earth. Luckily, we’ve all found life tips that make living just a touch easier.

20 Wild Historical Artifacts That Were Uncovered At Construction Sites Completely By Accident

When a construction project kicks off, it’s exciting for everyone involved. Whether it’s a simple home renovation or a massive undertaking involving large crews, knowing the final product is going to look amazing has everyone ready to put in the legwork to get it done.

Woman Spots A Wild Animal In Her Home And Proceeds To Make The Biggest Mistake Imaginable

Animals can really bring a household together. If you live alone, a cuddly kitten to curl up in your lap will make those cold nights a little warmer; if you’ve got kids, a dog barking at the front door can make you feel protected. But when it comes to animals in the home, not all are created equal.

20 Ingenious Ways To Use Dryer Sheets Around The House That Save People A Fortune

When you’re doing your laundry, adding a dryer sheet to your clothes can help make them smell absolutely lovely. These genius inventions can also help keep your clothes feeling soft and well-cared for. It’s a little luxury that makes a big difference!

Woman Trying To Bury Her Mother Learns She's Been Deceived For Years

Of all the requests partners make of each other throughout their marriage, one of the most understandable takes place after their time on Earth is over. It’s not unusual for married couples to plan to be laid to rest side by side after they pass on. That’s the way it was going to be for longtime married couple Charles Bovenschen and his wife, Mary. Charles had already passed away, and all Mary wanted was to be buried next to him.

Russian Fugitive Accused Of Poisoning Woman That Looks Exactly Like Her

Those who commit to a life of crime aren’t always rotten to the core. Some are good people who made a few bad decisions until crime and chaos became the norm. Others, though, almost seem to take pleasure in indulging in bad behavior…

20 Potentially Life-Saving Tips People Should Always Remember In An Emergency

In life, it’s important to know that things can go south rather unexpectedly. No one assumes they’re going to be attacked or robbed while walking to their car at night, but the truth is, it can happen to anyone. And that’s why it’s so important to be prepared.

Fun Cruise Turns Into Family's Darkest Hour Once Their Daughter Vanishes Without A Trace

Most of us have taken a family vacation at some point in our lives. It’s a perfect way to relax and enjoy the wonders of the world with our loved ones. Typically, vacations are an escape from the stresses of everyday life—and the last thing anyone would expect during a carefree few days with their family is to get into serious trouble.

20 Ingenious Duct Tape Hacks That Everyone Needs In Their Lives Right Now

Invented during World War II, duct tape started with a simple purpose: keep water out of ammunition cases. Today, most people probably couldn’t tell what the intended purpose of the stuff is. But somehow that hasn’t stopped it from becoming one of the most useful instruments around.

30 Clever Uses For Baking Soda That Have Absolutely Nothing To Do With Baking

If you ever peeked inside the pantry of your neighbor’s home, you can bet your bottom dollar that you’d find a box of baking soda. It’s such a useful tool—and a staple in the majority of dessert and bread recipes—that any kitchen cupboard would seem incomplete without it.

Huge Mansion Anyone Can Buy For Just $137K Has A Location That's Making People Think Twice

A mansion always tops the list of things any of us would love to own in our lifetimes. For most, a palatial home isn’t in the cards because of financial restrictions. Then again, the real estate market is unpredictable. For that reason, sometimes it’s possible to find an amazing deal on the home of your dreams.

20 Clever Parenting Tricks Every Parent Will Wish They Knew About Sooner

It’s no secret that parenting is a difficult job. No matter how many kids you decide to have or what varying ages they may be, it really doesn’t get any easier. Luckily, ingenious parents have thought up clever ways to relieve some of the stress.

19 Weirdly Brilliant Deodorant Hacks That Aren't Just For Armpits

Nothing makes us self-conscious quite like smelly, sweaty armpits. Luckily, products like antiperspirants and deodorants are sufficient tools in fighting the pungent odors and the yellow stains on our clothing that normally come with sweaty pits. But believe it or not, deodorant and antiperspirants don’t need to be relegated solely to pit duty.

23 Extremely Lucky Situations That Could Have Ended Very Differently For Everyone Involved

Sometimes it feels as if fate isn’t on your side: you’ll pour yourself a cup of coffee only to have it immediately spill everywhere. Or maybe you’re walking to work and you step right into a pile of doggy doo-doo. On days like those, it really seems like the whole universe is conspiring against you, doesn’t it?

Woman Boils Whole Bananas With The Peel Still On Every Night Before She Goes To Sleep

On some nights, falling asleep can seem hopeless. Your body knows it’s time for bed, but your mind just won’t oblige. Sure, you could rely on medication to help you fall asleep, but would you believe there’s a better way? With this neat recipe, you can skip the meds and opt for solution that’s far more natural.

Mom Is Baffled By Sons' Migraines Until She Sees Alarming Pictures From Their School

When you’re a parent, there is nothing more thrilling then sending your kids off to school for the first time. There is also nothing more terrifying! While you quickly get used to the routine and most of that fear melts away, there’s still a nagging fear of what could happen when your child is out of your line of sight.

New Mom Makes A Startling Realization About The Doctor Who Just Delivered Her Baby

Giving birth is undoubtedly one of the most exciting times for any mother. Seeing the life you created with your partner is unlike any other experience anyone could have. That said, what happens in the delivery room can also be pretty unpredictable, even for doctors.

How to Turn Old Socks Into A Powerful Remedy For One Of The Most Common Problems Around

Anyone who has ever suffered from an earache knows there’s really no other pain quite like it. Not only does your ear hurt, but it can result in major headaches and even vertigo. When ear woes turn ugly, they can mean a guaranteed trip to the doctor—and no one wants that. In other words, earaches can be serious business.

Little Girl Wakes Up At 6 AM Every Day To Make Soup For The Most Heartbreaking Reason

Every one knows what a fuss it can be to wake up their kids or get ready for work early in the morning. The process feels like moving heaven and earth sometimes—at least, that’s how it is for most people. For Hana Yasutake, it’s a much different story.

Husband Plotting Behind His Wife's Back For Months Finally Comes Clean And Films The Whole Thing

The longer you live with someone, the more that each day can start to feel, well… routine. You get up, go to work, go home, make dinner, watch TV, and go to sleep—only to do the exact same thing the next day. That’s certainly how life was for married couple Erik and Brittany Mallasch of Anchorage, Alaska.

Couple Who Built Their Home Inside A Greenhouse Is Living A Dream Life Now

Heating a home can be expensive, especially in places like Sweden where it’s cold for long stretches of the year. And with our reliance on coal and oil for energy, staying warm is very rarely a “green” or environmentally friendly decision.

Snake Is About To Eat Baby Rabbits Until A Hero Charges In To The Rescue

While nature is always evolving, some aspects of it, like the relationship between predators and prey, are destined to remain the same. After all, the food chain exists for a reason, and it’s worked out that way in harmony for eons. But just because a predator is stronger than its prey does not mean it’s bound to overpower them every time…

DNA Reveals The Truth About A Vietnam POW Found Alive In The Jungle 40 Years Later

It’s been decades since the Vietnam War came to a close, but its legacy has lingered in the minds of Americans for countless reasons. Many mysteries from America’s most infamous campaign have remained unanswered, too, and that was no more apparent than with one Vietnam veteran.