In Barbie’s 50 years, this is the first time she’s explored architecture as a possible career path. Mattel has
This is my first "size comparison" photo. The photo is also great as it depicts the national airline of the Netherlands (KLM) and a piece of great Dutch engineering, the Fokker 50. This Fokker 50 also used to be in the KLM fleet a few years ago. Insel Air Aruba Fokker 50 Willemstad / Curacao - Hato (CUR / TNCC) Curacao, February 7, 2014
Maple syrup This sweet treat has been enjoyed for hundreds (and possibly longer) of years. According to CanadianMapleSyrup.com, “The Native Americans were the first to recognize the sap as a source of energy and nutrition.” Today, maple syrup is enjoyed in a variety of dishes from breakfast pancakes to martinis. It takes approximately 30-50 gallons (113-189L) of sap to make one gallon (3.78L) of syrup, with each tap on a tree yielding an
Our theme in first grade Art this year combined the spatial and naturalist intelligences as we explored Art in Nature. Artists love to create but they also observe. The first grade artists sharpened their observation skills as they sketched branches, counted tree rings and flower petals, and found beautiful imperfections in natural objects. Nature is a wonderful source for curiosity and creativity as the first grade artists create and discover.
Express your love to as many people as possible in words and in deeds, even in small yet significant ways. The soul of someone who has recently passed is making a smooth, peaceful and joyous transition. You are experiencing a spiritual renewal that is the result of a period of intense self-examination and challenges. This is a good time to stay at home and enjoy your domestic side. It is important to nurture yourself with loving care.
Mattel announced the next Barbie I Can Be Career Doll - President! Barbie for president!
This song has been a true source of faith and courage for me in recent years. Each time I hear it, it's like hearing it for the first time and it never grows old._The Pretenders ~ I'll Stand By You
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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
James E. Seward has recreated The Last Supper in this superb painting. All of the disciples join Christ in the breaking of the bread, while the women serve the Passover meal. The artist's sons and relatives modeled for figures in the painting which has the look of the Old Masters. Seward, who is an ordained minister, worked for many years as an illustrator for many religious denominations before turning recently to fine art as a full time endeavor. Luke 22:29-30a
The Duchess of Cambridge made her first public appearance Tuesday since announcing she’s pregnant with her second child. The President of Singapore, Tony Tan Keng Yam, is in the U.K. on an official state visit and while Middleton has been suffering from severe morning sickness — also known as Hyperemesis gravidarum — she still rode to Buckingham Palace in a carriage procession for the event. Prince George’s mum wore a pale blue gingham coat by Alexander McQueen topped with a matching ...
This year's doll for Mexico is dressed in a full Mariachi outfit. | Mattel Launched Mariachi Barbie And This Is What She Looks Like
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Olympic Opening Ceremony--Dame Evelyn Glennie is the first person to successfully create and sustain a full-time career as a solo percussionist. Through overcoming the adversity of profound deafness she has become one of the world’s most innovative musicians. She often plays barefoot to feel the music more accurately.
The active ingredient in turmeric is curcumin. Tumeric has been used for over 2500 years in India, where it was most likely first used as a dye. The medicinal properties of this spice have been slowly revealing themselves over the centuries. Long known for its anti-inflammatory properties, recent research has revealed that turmeric is a natural wonder.,proving beneficial in the treatment of many different health conditions from cancer
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African American Barbie Dolls | New Black Barbie . . . Is not even a Barbie . . . She’s Fashion ...
Frances Woofenden calls herself “an 84-year-old grandmother who just loves life” on her Web site — but acknowledges that she’s not “your typical Granny.” Why? Woofenden is a competitive water-skier who has more than 100 medals to her name. Even more impressive, Woofenden didn’t start waterskiing until she moved to Florida at age 50. Decked out in pink lipstick, gold hoop earrings, and a backless bathing suit, she’s as stylish as she is skilled.
The Bamboo House is the first architect-designed and certified passive house in France, with a design incorporating numerous innovations. In this solid timber structure, technical and aesthetic aspects combine to form a unified whole: for example, the foldaway sunshades on the south-facing façade are integral elements of the basic architecture. The outer shell is entirely covered with cut-to-measure bamboo poles threaded onto steel wires ~ Karawitz Architecture
OMIT PARTS OF A SCENE - Deliberately picking out certain parts of a scene to draw has a strong impact on the final work and must be used with care to ensure that the resulting image supports the ideas explored in your project. As with the previous option, this allows you to demonstrate strong observational drawing skills, while saving time by omitting part of the scene.
"For the first time in many long years she felt her heart open, and knew love as more than a memory." - Clockwork Princess
Is Reincarnation Possible: This has detailed research by an M.D. that is a psychiatrist about reincarnation. It also has information from another M.D. and psychiatrist that has found hundreds of cases of children remembering past lives. The picture is of a woman on the right learning that she was the woman on the left in her past life. As far as soul mates, below this picture is a picture of her husband on the right and her father from her
World renowned architect Tadao Ando is a clear trailblazer and vanguard. Early on it was clear his approach was on another level, and although he’s honed his style throughout the years, his first housing project still holds relevance. The Row House is a seminal work for contemporary and minimalist architecture.
Magnificent Gloucester Cathedral/Abby has been a place of worship for more than 1,300 years and is renowned for its stunning Gothic architecture. The cloisters are regarded as one of the most beautiful architectural features in Britain and the cathedral provides the setting for several scenes in the film. Perhaps the best shot of the cloisters is from the Girls Lavatory door in the Troll scene in the film. Pupils from King’s School, which adjoins the cathedral, were used as extras