FoodTweeks is an app that helps you feed families by trimming calores. For every calorie you trim foodtweeks donates nutritious meals to a local food bank. Their mission is to help people eat in a sustainable way , while helping end hunger in America.
I know Candy Crush was cool and all, but an app that allows you to cut calories and donate them to feed the hungry?! Candy Crush I’m sorry but I have to make room for my new FoodTweek app. It’s not you. It’s me.
Because we don’t always need a phone. Or a Facebook, Twitter, or SnapChat. Get off the phone and offline and download a Social Plane instead.
A Box of Reality by visual activist Franco. Nailed it.
Toy inventor, Dan Abramson, turns the classic green army toy soldiers into yogi’s. Each soldier demonstrates the proper posture for their yoga pose. Abramson explains “I made Yoga Joes because I thought that it would be a fun way to get more people into yoga – especially dudes. Beyond that, I wanted to make a violent toy become peaceful.”
Yoga and peace.
Count this hippie baby in!
A challenge to you from Room To Read
“My father could have been a great comedian, but he didn’t believe that was possible for him. So, he made a conservative choice and instead he got a job as an accountant. When I was 12 years old, he was let go from that safe job. Our family had to do whatever we could to survive. I learned many great lessons from my father, not the least of which is that you can fail at what you don’t want, so you might as well take a chance on doing what you love.” -Jim Carrey
Loving this GIF highlighting today’s impossible standards of beauty, and the extreme measure some will take to try and get there.
“To counter all the bad news being reported around the world, The Tonight Show asked local NBC news anchors across the U.S. to report stories that make us happy.”
We also decided to do something about all the bad news, don’t forget to check out our Good News project, where you’ll get a semi-regular does of feel good news.