An interesting ancient Chinese traditionSo what is the great deal of celebrating a birthday when one is old? According to ancient Chinese tradition, only the elders celebrate birthdays. In traditional Chinese family structure, the patriarch or matriarch was the head of the family hierarchy. Only they could celebrate their birthdays.
It may surprise many readers that in my experience, close to 90 percent of the homeowners, who receive their first violation courtesy letters do comply. Often, residents are not aware they have violated an association regulation, especially renters whose investor/owners and or managers fail to provide association guidelines. In collecting fines, associations can place liens on the home, which does impact resales, refinancing and many businesses or insurance policies that review a homeowner financial status..
Deputy Bob Brown investigated. Driver, Jon Wells, 19, Mt. Washington, Ky. It easy to get swept away by the furniture and finishing touches, it is important to look at the of the floor plan to ensure it meets your needs. The highlights of the models that KoL visitors should look for are the great floor plans, open concept designs and large windows. Two model suites to view, the Diamond and the Quartz, (names in keeping with the geological theme of Blackstone), KoL is the first of three Cardel condo buildings.
When you listen to All Things Considered host Melissa Block’s story about Thomas Jefferson’s garden, you’ll hear how he cared about putting peas on the table and sharing seeds with his friends. He also set loftier goals for his vegetable garden: Monticello’s south facing expanse was a living laboratory for a lifelong tinkerer and almost obsessive record keeper. Jefferson was, in many ways, a crop scientist..
High Point Academy students speak with Pasadena Councilman Gene Masuda about the schools Composting Program. High Point Academy is striving to be a model green school. From composting and food scrap recovery to LED lighting and reduced paper use, High Point students are living the culture of environmental stewardship.
St. James Palace announced Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge, and her husband, Prince William, were expecting their first child in December. While we placed our bets on the royal baby’s name and readied ourselves to oogle over the next nine months of novelty tot themed swag, we really braced ourselves to see what Catherine the Great would pull off for a maternity wardrobe..
Hello my long lost friends! It has been months since my last post (apologies) but I was caught up in finishing my final year of lingerie school and the pace at which I was working made it difficult to connect. Since we last spoke, I was able to get to the Paris lingerie trade show, Interfiliere which is just about the most amazing lingerie trade show in existence at the moment, and certainly the largest. I was able to catch up with a few designers there and will get more into detail on them in a future post.