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We rarely venture away from our own kitchen and herb garden as Malchkin, that sacred alchemist chef, tends to turn herbs and spices into heavenly experience ;-)
Jacques-Henri Lartigue. Paris, Avenue des Acacias, 1911 Father was born in 1911 and Mum in 1916 during the period of Austro-Hungarian Empire ...
Chimen Abramsky made room in his London home for 20,000 volumes, including first editions by Spinoza and Marx. Meet one of the 20th century’s First Edition of Cold War River ...
With an increasing demand among baby boomers for customized funerals that reflect the individuality of the deceased, funeral directors are expanding into the business of event production. Today’s funeral director might stage a memorial service featuring the release of butterflies at the grave site, or with the deceased’s Harley parked ceremonially at the entrance to the chapel. In such instances, the skills of a funeral director can seem to fall somewhere between those of a nurse and a wedding planner. Mortuary Management, a trade magazine, offers articles about such innovations as the tribute blanket—an instant heirloom that incorporates photographs of the deceased into a custom-made tapestry—and urges funeral directors to be open-minded when faced with families who want pop songs played at a service. It’s a profitable strategy to, as a feeble witticism of the industry has it, “put the fun back into funerals.” Putin Funeral Note the Perfume ... The Baby Perfumers and Funerals Our bodies ourselves
Yes this is the answer – National Geographic January 2016 – This Is Your Brain on Nature – When we get closer to nature—be it untouched wilderness or a backyard tree—we do our overstressed brains a favor.
This morning, Josh Jones highlighted for you the new HD versions of Beatles videos on Youtube, and, along the way mentioned that, starting today, the Beatles’ music catalog — 13 albums and 4 compilations — would become available on various music streaming services, including Spotify. The switch has been flipped on all of that, and below, you can find a Spotify playlist of the Beatles’ albums. 14 hours of Beatles bliss.