There’s an app called Snap that sends you a check when you upload photos of your grocery store receipts. And it’s free. Buy stuff, get money, and don’t have to cut coupons? Check.
A Saudi Arabian man installed a community fridge outside his home and asked neighbors to donate their extra food so people in need could eat without having to beg. Source
Creative Edition 1: "Creative Process," by Amos, via Kemal Cilengir ⇢
Creative Edition is a weekly series in which a selected set of social creatives address the same topic, creatively, in their own spaces.
Social Creative: streetwisela, a partnership between Kemal Cilengir (28, Culver City) and Amos (49, unhoused, Skid Row).
Kemal on Creative…
GreenBox is an eco-friendly pizza box that breaks apart into 4 cardboard plates, and a smaller box for leftovers that actually fits in your fridge. Source
oh my god that is genius.
Oprah Winfrey grew up in poverty, was raped at age 9 and 13, ran away from home, and gave birth at 14 to a son who died soon after, but still went on to become the world’s 1st African American billionairess. Source
Wow. I never had a clue about any of this, but it could certainly explain why Oprah is such a bad ass.
The city of Chongqing, China has painted a sidewalk lane designated specifically for mobile phone addicts. Source
As of 2011, Harold Hackett has thrown more than 4,800 messages in bottles into the Atlantic ocean, and has received over 3,100 replies from people across the globe. Source
Life’s Greatest Things, Are Also The Simple Ones
…just like U !!!
Love the song in this video…
Studies show that people who have fantasies about the future have a lower success rate than those who simply have positive expectations. Source
Good at Being Broke: How To Stash More Cash| Men's Health ⇢
Luckily, my tits and vayinya don’t need to know that these $-saving tips were technically not meant for me to read. But real talk, why is all the juicy info reserved for men? I found this because I need to know how to trap a mouse alive with a glass bowl, some packaging tape, and peanut butter. Lo and behold, now I know how to save $ better.
China is building a “car-free” city that will support 80,000 residents who can travel without a vehicle. The project is designed to reduce waste, preserve wildlife, and cut energy use in half. Source