Wish me luck!
Getting my “rich people” fix, which inevitably leaves me feeling grateful for my regular life.
"Laziness is not chic."
Such a profound, beautiful, and FUN book! Wow!
Fun book so far! ☺️ and beautiful illuminations!
I am TOTALLY NOT hiding at the library.
Clear, friendly instructions for soapmaking. Today's soap is cold-processed pure vegetable oils, with juniper berry, bergamot, basil, and patchouli. Pure sunshine.
One sheds one's sicknesses in books -- repeats and presents again one's emotions, to be master of them. (D. H. Lawrence)
This book needs. to. end. Trudging in that direction....
The best thing, when you're tempted to read a book instead of doing your work, is just to finish the book. Voila! No more temptation!
The root meaning of the English word midwife is "with woman." Midwives were known for their knowledge and skill in an area of life that was a mystery to most people; sometimes they were thought to possess magical or mystical abilities. Written history suggests that many were revered, but others were feared, and sometimes tortured and killed.
It's chilling thought, that politicians have learned to manipulate the television medium better than the television professionals themselves. When old Cronkite first realized this was happening he imagined the kinds of people who would become politicians in the future. And he shuddered with fear.