Thanks To ‘Granny Pods,’ Grandparents Can Babysit Your Kids (And Annoy You) In Your Own Yard

Many people today know that, one day, they’ll have to take care of their parents. Once parents get old enough, they might require assistance (whether that’s in their own home or at a senior living community).

What if you wanted to keep your mom, dad, and in-laws nearby? That’s where “granny pods” come in!

These are prefabricated medical cottages that you can install in your backyard. They simply hook up to existing sewer, water, and power lines. The result is a small, adorable cottage your parents will love, with the independence we all crave.

Designed as a high-tech medical cottage, these “pods” have everything.

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They have the look and feel of a small home that can go in your backyard.

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They’re also equipped with cameras at ankle level to give privacy while ensuring the resident hasn’t fallen.

You can even purchase a small lift for people with mobility issues.

There’s a virtual companion system that reminds the resident to take medicine and helps them play music, movies, and games.

The cottages also include a pressurized air system to keep airborne illnesses out.

The result is a place that seniors will love — and you will, too!

Giving everybody what they truly want, these “granny pods” cost $125,000. If you’re interested in picking one up for your parents, or if you just want to install an Airbnb place in your backyard, check them out here.

Read more: http://www.viralnova.com/granny-pods/

How These 15 Kids Freaked Out Their Babysitters Is Insane. #4 Will Haunt My Dreams Forever.

Children are often used in horror movies as a way to shock audiences.  They may turn into a monster, or tell a scary story, but no matter what, they always leave the biggest impressions on your (future) nightmares. What if instead of a movie though, the kids we see everyday started to tell us things that scared us to our core.  What if the kids you babysit for started seeing monsters at night, told us stories of how they died, or even saw ghosts standing next to you? What would you do? [intra-ad-a]

I don’t know about you, but I’m certainly going to sleep with the light on tonight. H/T: Tickld If you want to freak out your friends now enough to make them agree to a sleepover, share this story below.

Read more: http://viralnova.com/babysitter-stories/