POSTS BYSTORIES BY CLAYTON ALDRICH

Dog That Refuses To Stop Biting His Owner Winds Up Saving Her Life

Adding a new dog to the family can be a scary prospect. High food costs, veterinary expenses, and the pooch’s off-the-charts energy can make pet ownership quite a handful. Look no further than a family from Vancouver, Washington, for proof.

Real-Life Hermit Lived Isolated From Society For 27 Years Before A Foolish Mistake Ended It All

The desire to escape to solitude is all too common. With the immense stresses of everyday life, getting away from it all can certainly be appealing. While a week-long vacation will usually suffice, for others, not even a month or a year is enough. In some cases, it can take decades.

20 Forbidden Places That Are So Off-Limits They Can't Even Be Viewed On Google Maps

The advent of Google Earth provided Internet users with a front-row seat to all corners of the globe. It was, quite literally, like having a map of the entire world at your fingertips no matter where you were. With it, you could zoom in on any place you wanted at the click of a button. Well, almost any place…

Making A Common Cleaning Product At Home Is Saving People A Fortune Every Year

Let’s face it: you touch a lot of dirty surfaces all day long. It’s important to make sure your hands are clean, but store-bought soaps often seem to flaunt their unique fragrances over their all-around effectiveness. Wouldn’t it be nice to find a soap that both works well and smells great?

After Getting Sick Every Morning For Months, Woman Uncovers Dreadful Sight In Her Coffee Pot

We all have a morning routine that helps us to start our day. From modeling the perfect outfit to listening to Alexa update us on the morning traffic, we perform these seemingly mundane tasks day in and day out without so much as a second thought. But as one woman found out, perhaps we should be paying more attention…

After Mom Of Two Goes Missing, Cops Note Important Step Her Husband 'Forgot' To Take

Most of us will never know what it’s like for a loved one to completely vanish; unfortunately, the families of missing persons have to deal with a dreadfully different reality. The longer that person is missing, the less likely it becomes that they’ll ever be found. What’s worse is all that waiting can make a family—or a community—feel frustrated and powerless. That’s when suspicion and speculation take center stage.

10 Ways People Throw Away Thousands Of Dollars Every Year Without Even Trying

No matter how efficient you might think you are with your money, there’s still a good chance you’re wasting a decent amount of that precious dough. Whether it’s splurging on your daily seven-dollar Starbucks frappuccino or an all-expenses-paid vacation, everyone’s guilty of squandering their paychecks now and again.

12 Famous Musicians That Totally Despise Their Most Popular Songs

Most people probably assume that, when a musician releases a hot new track, they must love their work. After all, why else would they put it out there for everyone in the world to hear? Yet, it turns out that many of the world’s most respected musicians actually can’t stand their most famous songs!

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.

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.

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.

20 Actors Who Were Under The Influence While Filming Their Famous Movies

When an actor takes on a role, they set out to build a believable character from the ground up. Besides memorizing lines, they often have to research the era the movie takes place, learn about their character’s profession, or maybe even work with a dialect coach to help them create an authentic portrayal onscreen.

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.

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.