Pacific Theater items

Lipa Railway Station, May 1945 showing damage, looking south from Lipa Cathedral The 11th Airborne continued their patrols, moping up details and training at Lipa. General Swing had another jump school built that created 1,000 newly qualified paratroopers. Plus, the entertainer, Joe E. Brown came to visit. The new glider school concentrated on the “snatch […]

Pacific Theater items
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May Vokes: From Vaud to “Venus” — (Travalanche)

Just a few lines this morning about comic character actress May Vokes (ca. 1882-1957), whose interesting credits I have occasionally come across. Originally from Columbus, Ohio, Vokes started out in school theatricals, and from thence to Broadway, where by 1903 she was in A Fool and His Money with Arnold Daly. She seems not to […]

May Vokes: From Vaud to “Venus” — (Travalanche)

Mother’s Day #poetry — Experiments in Fiction

For a long timeI thought that Mother’s Daycould only be some other’s daybut I was wrong:I know it’s yours and mine Every other daygoes by so ordinarilybut this one should becelebrated,venerated, and expressed in rhyme You left me with so many gifts, you seean ease, a grace, a natural beautya love bestowed unselfishlythis flame which […]

Mother’s Day #poetry — Experiments in Fiction
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5 Intentional Gifts To Give This Mother’s Day — Jenny in Neverland

For the first year in QUITE some time, I’ve decided not to do a Mother’s Day gift guide but instead write about intentional gifts to give. I love gift guides; I love reading them and creating them and working with the wonderful brands to help spread the word about their products and I can’t wait […]

5 Intentional Gifts To Give This Mother’s Day — Jenny in Neverland
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Help! I’m Burnt Out And Want To Quit My Job! — THE LIFESTYLE COLLECTIVE

By Julie-Ann Sherlock Do you ever feel like leaping up from your desk, grabbing your stuff, walking out, and jumping on a plane to a secluded island? You are not alone. Pretty much every one of us has played this fantasy over in our heads at some point. Maybe the boss is being extra annoying, […]

Help! I’m Burnt Out And Want To Quit My Job! — THE LIFESTYLE COLLECTIVE
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Stressed out? — Walking Together on Holy Ground

“Anxiety does not empty tomorrow of its sorrows, but only empties today of its strength.”  – Charles Spurgeon There’s plenty to be stressed about these days, and so much of what makes us anxious is beyond our control. On the other hand, there are really practical things we can do to reduce stress in our […]

Stressed out? — Walking Together on Holy Ground
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Wanna Read Something Deep? — Be Inspired..!!

Have you ever heard a song a couple times and enjoyed it or whatever but then you hear it again and you think “damn this is the best song I’ve ever heard.” like you already knew it existed but for some reason it really hits you that one time and you’re like wow I wanna […]

Wanna Read Something Deep? — Be Inspired..!!
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An Eye Opener — Be Inspired..!!

You could die tomorrow. So, buy the shirt. Get your hair wet in the pool. Ride the rollercoaster. Speak up for what you believe is right. Spend the money. Eat the ice cream. Tell him that you love him. Sleep until the sun wakes you up. Take care of yourself. Cut your hair. Dance in […]

An Eye Opener — Be Inspired..!!

The Success story of Leena Nair — Dossier

This post is a tribute to CHANEL new CEO Leena Nair . Leena Nair’s Pic. The Success story of Leena Nair : From Trainee HR to CEO Introduction Leena Nair is a British Indian business executive who is the first female and youngest ever CEO of Chanel. Nair previously served as the Chief Human Resource […]

The Success story of Leena Nair — Dossier
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Nelson Mandela’s (Madiba’s) Thoughts on Forgiveness — BooKs by cRaig loCk

Nelson Mandela’s (Madiba’s) Thoughts on Forgiveness http://www.facebook.com/craig.lock.31

Nelson Mandela’s (Madiba’s) Thoughts on Forgiveness — BooKs by cRaig loCk
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Memento — Gânduri rebele

Te ai întrebat vreodată Cui îi va fi dor de tine? De vor zâmbi, vor povesti de tineȘi n gândul lor de bine vei fi pomenit? Cat bine ai lăsat până acum în urma?Cu câți iertat din câți ai fost certat? De vei fi serios, sau vei fi luat în glumă?În ce năvod vei fi […]

Memento — Gânduri rebele
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Unusual Uses for Discarded Eggshells — Be Inspired..!!

Many foods do not come in natural packaging that is as useful and versatile as its content. Eggs are an exception. So, the next time you buy a carton of eggs, be sure to hold onto the eggshells after you are finished cooking with them. Unclog your kitchen sink – Leave a few pieces of […]

Unusual Uses for Discarded Eggshells — Be Inspired..!!
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#41) All That Jazz (1979) — The Horse’s Head

#41) All That Jazz (1979) OR “Joe Biz” Directed by Bob Fosse Written by Fosse and Robert Alan Aurthur Class of 2001  This is a revised and expanded version of my original “All That Jazz” post, which you can read here. The Plot: Joe Gideon (Roy Scheider) is an acclaimed Broadway choreographer turned film director, […]

#41) All That Jazz (1979) — The Horse’s Head

OIL BONDS

WHAT ARE OIL BONDS? Oil bonds are special securities issued by the government to oil marketing companies in lieu of cash subsidy. These bonds are typically of a long-term tenure like 15-20 years and oil companies are paid interest. Oil bonds are special securities issued by the government to oil marketing companies in lieu of […]

OIL BONDS
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How they are preparing to “merge” Ukraine. Who and why needs a “coup d’etat”? — Ukraine Today .org

This diverse and colorful theater was created by the Kremlin director for only one spectator: Joe Biden. Recently, colleagues from StopFake drew attention to the serious media coverage of the article by political scientist of the American think tank RAND Samuel Sharap. The research corporation RAND, which, among other things, carried out a project to reform the security and defense sector at […]

How they are preparing to “merge” Ukraine. Who and why needs a “coup d’etat”? — Ukraine Today .org
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Frieza vs Ryu

Suggested by Sonic Ryu got a good boost thanks to Asura’s Wrath but I don’t think that will be enough to take down Frieza here. Frieza got his golden form which massively boosted his stats to the point where there are very few who can reasonably hope to take him down. Ryu has the edge […]

Frieza vs Ryu
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Report ranks US as a ‘backsliding democracy’ for the first time

Christian Headlines reports an international watchdog, that monitors democracies around the world, has for the first time declared the US a ‘backsliding democracy.’

Report ranks US as a ‘backsliding democracy’ for the first time
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A variety of grilled cheese sandwich recipes

According to some, a standard ham-cheese sandwich is pretty boring, (I can’t talk about it as a vegetarian) but that’s why I have collected a number of different non-vegetarian grilled cheese sandwich recipes especially for people who aren’t vegetarian! Italian grilled cheese sandwich White bread Mozzarella (needs to be sliced after buying it) Tomato (needs […]

A variety of grilled cheese sandwich recipes