They were born a year before the Titanic sank, have lived through 2 two world wars, and, 103 years later, are still together. This is the story of Glenys Thomas and Florence Davies, the world’s oldest and most inseparable twins. The twins, 96 years ago Florence and Glenys were born on 22 November, 1911, in… Continue reading Meet The World’s Oldest Twins Who Have Spent The Last 100 Years Together
Parental instincts are powerful, but often, cultural norms are even stronger. Leo Forrest was born in Armenia last month. His Armenian mother and her family abandoned him at birth because he has Down Syndrome, a genetic condition that causes learning disabilities and a characteristic range of physical features. Countless numbers of babies with physical and… Continue reading Father Refuses To Give Up Down’s Syndrome Son Abandoned By His Wife At Birth
Jessica Dimas is a writer at Pig & Dac, and the following peice she wrote is bound to tug at the heartstrings of any loving parent. You won’t remember the way I stood in the bathroom late that night in labor with you, fearfully and excitedly gazing up at the moon, knowing I was going… Continue reading A Mother’s Open Letter To Her Son Will Bring You To Tears
There’s a reason why grandmothers across the globe wax poetic about this multi-purpose, magical stuff. For health, beauty, and household cleaning, there is no more versatile product than Apple Cider Vinegar. The best part? It’s SUPER affordable. Time to pull out that bottle gathering dust in your kitchen cabinet, because we’re going to teach you… Continue reading 25 Reasons Why You Need Apple Cider Vinegar In Your Life
The 1800s were a different time. Many things that once were the norm are now lost in modern society. Horse-drawn carriages for daily transportation, telegraphs for long-distance communication, and the cooking of meals over open fire are just a few examples of this. But five amazing women have lived long enough to bridge the gap… Continue reading These 5 Women Are The Last Living People Born In The 1800s
Meet Mason Wartman Mason left his job at Wall Street as an equity researcher to start up Rosa’s Fresh Pizza — a pizza business named after his mother — in Philadelphia. Mason sells a slice of pizza for $1 in his restaurant His customer’s can pay it forward by buying a slice for someone else… Continue reading This Guy Left Wall Street To Open A ‘Pay It Forward’ Pizza Shop. It Now Feeds 40 Homeless A Day.
Nowadays, there are a number of blogs a person can turn to for home improvement and DIY inspiration. But what about those of us that live in an 18th century neoclassical French chateau? Karina and Craig Waters are an Aussie couple documenting the renovation of Chateau de Gudanes, a fairytale mansion in the Midi-Pyrénées that… Continue reading A Couple Bought An Abandoned French Chateau From The 1700s. This Is What They Found Inside.
It’s always an amazing experience when we come across unique persons who use their disabilities to help inspire other people. One such person is Jono Lancaster, a 30-year-old Brit born with a rare genetic disorder who travelled all the way to the Land Down Under to meet Zackary Walton, a 2-year-old whose battle with the… Continue reading Man With Rare Condition Flies All The Way To Australia To Meet A 2-Year-Old With The Same Disorder