Posts by Cammie Finch

November 21, 2016

Interview: Inspiring Woman Spreads Joy By Giving Soccer Balls to Children in Refugee Camps

San Francisco-based Alexandra Christ was shocked to find out that if her grandfather wasn't put onto a boat to America as a small child, she and her family could have been Syrian refugees. This “what if” scenario haunted her for days and nights. She played the scene over and over in her mind, imagining herself as a mother gathering children to escape over harsh waters to a refugee camp.

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November 4, 2016

Retro Dinosaur Toys Are Turned Into Awesome Earrings

The Hong-Kong based jewelry maker OOO Workshop transforms retro dinosaur toys into quirky, one-of-a-kind earrings. The designers cut the upcycled plastic toys in half and adorn a stud on one side, so your ear is sandwiched between each side of the ancient reptile's body. This method makes it easy to mix and match—a fun way to create your own dinosaur hybrid. OOO Workshop offers many varieties of stud earrings, including a Velociraptor, Triceratops, Stegosaurus, Tyrannosaurus Rex, and Brontosaurus.

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