this woman makes the most darling pincushions...she sells them on her etsy site...also sells kits for those who want to take a stab at
Handmade leather journals! She sells them on her etsy and they are absolutely gorgeous!
Kira Nichols makes these awesome Wizard of Oz-inspired bookmarks and sells them in her Etsy shop.
The strength of a woman is measured by the impact that all her hardships in life have had on her, but the strength of a woman is measured by the extent of her refusal to allow those hardships to DICTATE her and who she becomes. - C. Joybell C
megumiovvo: "Let me tell you about this woman. I saw her walking down the stairs and away from the convention center on Sunday at Anime Expo. For those of you who do not know, she’s cosplaying as Sophie from Howl’s Moving Castle. I asked to take her picture and she happily complied. After, she told us that it’s hard to her to find cosplays because she’s in her eighties. This woman is over 80 years old and she’s cosplaying, going to
Grand Duchess Anastasia,the last and the most naughty daughter of Nikolay II, she was very much alike his mother Maria.She has got blue eyes, ginger hair and full figure but was very mobile, with a talent of a comic actress.Was very close to Rasputin who called her 'sunshine ray'.She became the leader among her sisters; known she taught them to smoke at the exile. From her mother she got hemophilia that also passed to Alexey. Died at the age of
The free spirit this quote is talking about describes Eva Luna almost exactly. She's a very free person in her sexuality, imagination and self. She doesn't let herself be held down by the government, love, or those who treat her as beneath them. The colors used also remind me of her because she so much imagination and such colorful stories that she shares with the world.
Bessie Blount was an African American woman who led a life that was dedicated to helping those in need. She was a physical therapist and an inventor of apparatus that was designed to help the amputees that suffered permanent injuries in World War II. Bessie Blount has been called a "savior of the handicapped" for her invention that allowed World War II disabled veterans to feed themselves, and for her unique method of teaching them to write
La Llorna... According to legend she murdered her children to be with the man she loved, who then rejected her. She committed suicide and now wanders through the night weeping. Parents must keep their children indoors once night falls, or la Llorna will take them. MaRiAMaQuIaVeLa
How to Find Marriage Records on Ancestry.com - Want to know what marriage records are on Ancestry.com? Want to know how best to search them to find your ancestors? Join Crista Cowan for the first in a 4-part series on marriage records. She will help you discover what marriage records exist and which of those are available on Ancestry.com. She'll also share her best search tips and tricks to help you find the marriage records of your family
Never making regular pancakes again!! These were perfect and so much less work! Pancake Squares...according to the site it's her MOST popular brunch item!! She also has a link to cinnamon pancakes... yum!
The beauty and terror of the greatest of Sumerian goddesses comes through in this ancient statue. Inanna/Ishtar was at once lovely and terrible, seducing many great men and then killing them. Her unearthly white skin and glowing red eyes warn those who might answer her as she beckons with her right hand.
"But I'm an old Lady." This is a response I hear all the time, when I approach people and ask if I can take their photograph. I always reassure them that they look wonderful and are exactly what I'm looking for. It saddens me to think that these gorgeous,vital, and creative women are made to feel less important and less beautiful as they age. The woman above started off by questioning why I would want to photograph her. After I was finished she
'Satis' by Hbruton. Not very well known Goddess, She is associated with the flooding of the Nile, hunting, war and fertility. One of Her titles is "She who runs like an arrow". She is often depicted with Gazelle horns or as a Gazelle itself. She is also shown as a consort/wife of Khnum. In this pic She is a Soemmering's Gazelle which was a gazelle known to the upper Nile and Nubia where Her cult was situated. And yes, those are male horns but
Ah! I really want a spine tattoo. Love this one. The girl has 9 hearts going down her spine. Each heart represents a family member. She got the tattoo on the spine because the spine is the most painful place to get a tattoo and they are going down to show that she will even go to hell for them.
The witch Circe, whose hair resembled flames had many abilities, the most well known being able to turn men into animals. She could also darken the heavens by hiding the moon and sun behind the clouds as well as being skilled with herbs and poisons. She is most remembered for her encounter with Odysseus, who was protected from her magic and his men, whom she turned into swine.
Sarah Jessica Parker - how low is her self esteem that she wears the skin of tortured murdered animals to make herself feel/look better? how sad...who would want to pay someone to torture a helpless animal? fur is so beautiful on an animal but so ugly on a human....looking at fur is like looking at a murder victim...maybe she's not intelligent? maybe she is heartless? maybe she dislikes herself so much that she thinks a rotting carcass makes her
MARGARET MACLEAN has spent the last 30 years working and studying overseas in tandem with collecting and assembling a vast array of artifacts, accentuating the diversity of original materials she incorporates in her pieces. She explores the planet seeking the unique and unusual to incorporate into one of a kind necklaces. With a passion for texture, color and form she approaches her designs with the intent to enrich both those who wear them and
Hrosvitha of Gandersheim: 935-1002; Hrotsvitha of Gandersheim, was a German secular canoness, as well as a dramatist and poet. She wrote in Latin, and is considered by some to be the first person since antiquity to compose drama in the Latin West. She has also been called "the most remarkable woman of her time." Her name, as she herself attests, is Old Saxon for "strong voice."
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No time to workout? this woman has amazing work outs that usually take around 15-20 minutes and work you very hard! pinner says "She puts videos on her site for beginner, intermediate, and advanced levels. NO EXCUSES!
Marilyn Monroe was 29 and living in New York when she let a young fan, Peter Mangone, accompany her for a few hours and take photos. The pictures aren't great but it's their lack of sophistication and pure spontaneity that makes them so powerful. And Marilyn never looked more radiant.
Pearl Sydenstricker Buck (June 26, 1892 – March 6, 1973), also known by her Chinese name Sai Zhenzhu, was an #American #writer who spent most of her time until 1934 in #China. Her novel The Good Earth was the best-selling fiction book in the U.S. in 1931 and 1932, and won the #Pulitzer Prize in 1932. In 1938, she was awarded the #NobelPrize in Literature, "for her rich and truly epic descriptions of peasant life in China and for her biographical
The Tea Spot is a tea company that makes loose left tea for everyday use for those who want to live an inspired and healthy life. Based in Boulder, Colorado, The Tea Spot was founded by Maria Uspenski, a cancer survivor drawn to the health benefits of tea during her recovery.
I am in love with this site. All recipes have new and old WW points. She also has a recipe of the day newletter. My tablet is filling up with her recipes and each one not only had the recipe by picture instructions for making them. Awesome. Shrimp Quesadillas with Tomato Avocado Salsa | Skinnytaste
EVELYN NESBIT --Known to millions before her 16th birthday in 1900, Evelyn was the most photographed woman of her era, an iconic figure who set the standard for female beauty. Her jealous millionaire husband, Harry K. Thaw, killed her lover, Stanford White, the architect of much of New York. She found herself at the center of the Crime of the Century and the star of a great courtroom drama.
free lapbooks ~ Day 30.03 Today I am grateful for lapbooks. I don't know who came up with this idea but I appreciate them so much! I also appreciate the creative souls who go the extra mile and take the extra time to make these and put them out there for those of us who are clueless or without any extra time. Thanks! :)
BAN THE IVORY TRADE NOW!!!! Tragically she was heavily pregnant and her unborn calf who was due to be born any day now, also died. While we are doing our very best to try and keep elephants secure in this part of the world, we need some help from those who could close the illegal markets in Asia, mostly in China. In the meantime we will continue to work with the Kenya Wildlife Service, the police and our partners, Ol Pejeta, to bolster security
Dr. Mary Walker. Amazing woman of the 1800's. A physician when most medical schools did not allow women, when even nursing was not considered a fit occupation for a lady. AND she wore trousers!!!! She must have gotten her style of dress from the Vivandieres of Europe and The Vivandieres of the American Civil War" who wore trousers.
La Belle Otero, Spanish dancer and courtesan, the most desired woman in Europe. She had countless lovers, including Prince Albert I of Monaco, King Edward VII, kings of Serbia, kings of Spain, Russian Grand Dukes Peter and Nicholas, the Duke of Westminster, and writer Gabriele D’Annunzio. Six men were rumored to have committed suicide over her. Her breasts were legendary; the twin cupolas of the Hotel Carlton in Cannes were modeled after them.
This is a set of 64 Crayola crayons with labels so that while children are coloring, they are also exposed to the names of chemicals that will make those colors! So instead of thinking “I want green” they will think “I want Barium Nitrate Ba(NO3)2 Flame” and then when they take chemistry in high school and their teacher sets some gas on fire and it makes a green color and they ask the class what chemical it was your student will know it was