I can’t do justice to the whole event, which was so interesting, but I was particularly struck by the way Ina May described getting…
Xiao Wen Ju photographed by Tim Walker for W Magazine, March 2012
I should totally dress like this!
I’ve attempted many rainbow water marbles since my original rainbow marble nails from last year, but always failed. I never could find the right polishes to work together, but last night I finally found a combo that I was pleased with!
Sally Hansen X-treme Wear - Cherry Red, Mellow Yellow, Pacific Blue
China Glaze - Papaya Punch
OPI - Jade Is The New Black, Pamplona Purple
Here are a few interesting recipes I might try in the lunchboxes, definitely the chick pea one!
Will definitely try this, my kids love pickled veggies!
Mix Scots and Vikings and you get a seriously big, boozy fire…
Up Helly Aa refers to the annual fire festivals held in Shetland and Scotland to mark the end of the yule season. The festivals involve a procession of up to a thousand “guizers” marching in squads, who make their way through the town or village in a variety of themed costumes.
More on Lerwick Up Helly Aa by Somewhere in the world today…
Picture: Up Helly Aa 2008 by Dave Cleghorn, on Flickr
Here’s a funny post about what we yearn for during pregnancy — she calls it “Porn for Pregnant Ladies” but it’s totally safe for work and it’s a little hilarious — images of famously hot actors saying just what you want to hear when you’re great with child. I think my fave is Jon Hamm:
but this one is a close second:
what’s your favorite? See them all at http://pregnantchicken.squarespace.com/pregnant-chicken-blog/2012/1/17/porn-for-pregnant-ladies.html