Home

Seasonal Sparkle 2

Leave a comment

20141130-201114.jpg
That’s my hairstylist, Kelly & I.

Seasonal Sparkle for Moi!

2 Comments

Taking the day to relax & floofify! LOL

Sparkly nails first.

20141130-165004.jpg

IOTD

2 Comments

Credit-Card-Theft

And a PSA; Cyber monday is tomorrow. So please ensure you have all your virus and other data protected. I do this once a month to once a quarter on my computers. Also be sure if you do shop online, that you do have that HTTPS the S is for secure!! or look and see if you have that little lock in the address bar. I tend to stick to businesses that I can use paypal for or a gift card from their business. Better practice IMO.

Just think and be safe! if something sounds/reads/looks to good to be true, it might be.

Have a great day!

 

Calendar day; November 30, 2014

Leave a comment

Sunday, the 30th of November, 2014 is the 334th day in 2014 and in the 48th calendar week.
General Events:
Cities for Life Day
November 30, 2014 in the World
Cities for Life Day is celebrated on November 30, 2014. On the Cities for Life Day, cities around the world celebrate the first abolition of the death penalty by a European state, decreed by Peter Leopold Joseph of Habsburg-Lorraine in 1786 for his Grand Duchy of Tuscany. On this occasion the participating cities show their commitment for life and against the death penalty. On this day, participating cities illuminate a symbolic monument, such as the Atomium in Brussels, the Colosseum in Rome and the Plaza de Santa Ana in Madrid. Participating cities include more than 60 capitals worldwide, and over 1,200 cities and towns around the world. By this symbolic action, these cities demand a stay of all executions worldwide. This initiative is promoted by the Community of Sant’Egidio and supported by the main international human rights organizations, gathered in the World Coalition Against the Death Penalty.
Where is Cities for Life Day?
Worldwide
Computer Security Day
November 30, 2014 in the World
The use of computers and the concern for security increase daily. This annual observance reminds people to protect their computers, programs, and data at home and at work. More than 1,500 companies participate worldwide.
Security is an important consideration when working with computers, the Internet or indeed any electronic devices. Use Computer Security Day to ensure that your passwords are regularly updated, that your personal information is safe and secure, and that your systems are protected.
Where is Computer Security Day?
Worldwide
National Methamphetamine Awareness Day
November 30, 2014 in the USA
November 30, has been declared National Methamphetamine Awareness Day as a part of a nationwide effort to further educate the American public about the effects of methamphetamine abuse on families and communities. The effort hopes to increase awareness and decrease demand of the highly-addictive drug.
A national survey found one out of six young adults has used illicit drugs in the last month.Brain scientists now know why just one use of crystal meth (methamphetamine) can make a person feel hooked.
The awareness day is an effort to send a prevention message to potential meth users and to educate current users about programs that are available to them, according to a Department of Justice news release.
Basic Facts About Methamphetamine: http://alcoholism.about.com/od/meth/a/meth.htm
Where is National Methamphetamine Awareness Day?
Nationwide USA
Historical Events on 30th November:
1016 – Cnut the Great (or Canute), King of Denmark, claims the English throne after the death of Edmund ‘Ironside’.
1630 – 16,000 inhabitants of Venice died this month of plague
1731 – Beijing hit by Earthquake; about 100,000 die
1747 – Dutch State of Zealand declare governorship hereditary for women
1782 – Britain signs agreement recognizing US independence
1786 – Peter Leopold Joseph of Habsburg-Lorraine, Grand Duke of Tuscany, promulgates a penal reform making his country the first state to abolish the death penalty. November 30 is therefore commemorated by 300 cities around the world as Cities for Life Day.
1824 – First ground is broken at Allenburg for the building of the original Welland Canal.
1829 – First Welland Canal opens for a trial run, 5 years to the day from the ground breaking.
1900 – A German engineer patents front-wheel drive for automobiles
1908 – The US Secretary of State and Japan’s ambassador to the US exchange notes in what becomes known as the Root-Takahira Agreement: they affirm support for an independent China with an ‘open door’ policy and for the status quo in the Pacific
1909 – The British House of Lords rejects the ‘People’s Budget’ prepared by David Loyd George; the budget tries to shift the tax burden to the wealthy
1936 – London’s Crystal Palace (built 1851) destroyed by fire
1939 – USSR invades Finland, bombs Helsinki
1947 – Day after UN decree for Israel, Jewish settlements attacked
1950 – US President Harry Truman threatens China with atom bomb
1954 – 1st meteorite known to strike a woman (Liz Hodges-Sylacauga Ala)
1966 – Barbados gains independence from Great Britain (National Day)
1967 – Kuria Muria Islands ceded by Britain to Oman
1967 – People’s Democratic Republic of Yemen declares independence from the UK
1974 – Most complete early human skeleton (Lucy, Australopithecus) is discovered by Donald Johanson, Maurice Taieb, Yves Coppens and Tim White in the Middle Awash of Ethiopia’s Afar Depression.
1987 – Afghanistan Constitution adopted
1993 – President Clinton signs Brady Gun Control Bill
1998 – Deutsche Bank announces a $10 billion USDdeal to buy Bankers Trust, thus creating the largest financial institution in the world.

Love Bubble Award

1 Comment

This is something a friend awarded me on my now defunct blog at blog city. lol

So how do you get a love bubble?  love_bubble_stamp_by_valedhelven-d47o4yw

You’re given one. And for the next month, I’ll be giving a few out daily! YEP! WoooHOOO! 😀

You’ve given me something already;  you’re a friend, you’ve left some lovely comments on my entries, you’ve reblogged my entries-always appreciated! And you’re an AWESOME Person! Simply by being you. So! WOOHOO!

todays first Love Bubble Awards are for:

Horty! 😀  http://hrexach.wordpress.com/

Paul! 😀   http://photopaulm.com/

  LMG! 😀  http://lmgcomic.wordpress.com/

Now then, feel free to post on your blog!! Hugs!

Tomorrow I’ll be awarding some more. Never fear!! Your love bubble is near! XOXO

 

IOTD

Leave a comment

nice_noel_cp_otc_nice

Calendar day; November 29, 2014

Leave a comment

Saturday, the 29th of November, 2014 is the 333th day in 2014 and in the 48th calendar week.
General Events:
International Day of Solidarity with the Palestinian People
November 29, 2014 in the World
International Day of Solidarity with the Palestinian People is observed on November 29, 2014. The International Day of Solidarity with the Palestinian People is a UN-organized observance. Events are held at the United Nations headquarters in New York, as well as at the United Nations offices at Geneva and Vienna. It is generally held on November 29 each year to mark the anniversary of resolution 181. Special commemorative activities are organized by the Division for Palestinian Rights of the United Nations Secretariat, in consultation with the Committee on the Exercise of the Inalienable Rights of the Palestinian People. The day was selected in part because it was the day when Cypriot-Palestinian Christian Orthodox priest Saint Philoumenos of Jacob’s Well was murdered in 1979.
International Day of Solidarity with the Palestinian People: http://www.un.org/en/events/palestinianday/
Where is Day of Solidarity with the Palestinian People?
Worldwide
National Square Dance Day
November 29, 2014 in the USA
Square Dancing Day exists to celebrate the square dance form of folk dancing, and is a great excuse to get out and “Dosey Do”. This fun, healthy and simple form of dance with a long history definitely deserves a holiday all of its own, and it has one!
Square Dancing has its roots in traditional English, Irish and Scottish folk dance. Square dances were first documented in 17th-century England . They came to North America right along with the European settlers, where they were modified and improved over the years. The Western American square dance is perhaps the most famous type of square dance worldwide; in fact, the suware dance is the official dance of 19 American states. Square dancing is mainly associated with a romanticized image of the Old West, and cowboys wooing Southern belles during dances organized at saloons to celebrate various occasions. The dance is accompanied by jolly, lively music on guitars, fiddles, accordions and bagpipes. The dances normally form patterns of lines, circles and, as the name suggests, squares, with couples – male/female, female/female or male/male – taking a turn in every role. In most American forms of square dance, the dancers are prompted through the square dance choreography to the beat of the music. Sometimes, this so-called “caller” is one of the dancers, but more commonly the “caller” is found on the stage with the band. Interest in square dancing, which had waned during the World Wars, experienced a revival in New York City in the 1950s, during the American folk music revival.
Where is National Square Dance Day?
Nationwide USA
Historical Events on 29th November:
526 – Antioch in modern day Syria struck by Earthquake, about 250,000 die
1349 – Jews of Augsburg Germany massacred
1775 – Sir James Jay invents invisible ink
1781 – Crew of the slave ship Zong murder approx. 142 African slaves by dumping them into the sea in order to claim insurance.
1803 – Dessalines & Christophe declare St Domingue (Haiti) independent
1830 – November Uprising: An armed rebellion against Russia’s rule in Poland begins.
1850 – The treaty, Punctation of Olmütz, signed in Olomouc means diplomatic capitulation of Prussia to Austrian Empire, which took over the leadership of German Confederation.
1864 – Sand Creek Massacre, Colorado militia kills about 150 peaceful Cheyenne and Arapaho Indians including Cheyenne chief One-Eye
1877 – US inventor Thomas Edison demonstrates his hand-cranked phonograph for the first time
1893 – Ziqiang Institute, today known as Wuhan University, is founded by Zhang Zhidong, governor of Hubei and Hunan Provinces in late Qing Dynasty of China after his memorial to the throne is approved by the Qing Government.
1918 – Serbia annexes Montenegro
1929 – Lt Cmdr Richard E Byrd sends “My calculations indicate that we have reached vicinity of South Pole” (He was wrong)
1941 – Passenger ship Lurline sends radio signal of sighting Jap war fleet
1944 – John Hopkins hospital performs 1st open heart surgery
1947 – UN Gen Assembly partitions Palestine between Arabs & Jews
1949 – Nationalist regime of China leaves for Taiwan/Formosa
1967 – British troops withdraw from Aden and South Yemen
1972 – Nolan Bushnell (co-founder of Atari) releases Pong (the first commercially successful video game) in Andy Capp’s Tavern in Sunnyvale, California.
1975 – Pres Ford requires states to provide free education for handicapped
1978 – UN observes “international day of solidarity with Palestinian people,” boycotted by US & about 20 other countries
1990 – UN Security Council approves US-sponsored resolution authorizing the use of force in the Persian Gulf if Iraq does not withdrawal from Kuwait by Jan. 15, 1991

 

Older Entries

Drunk and in Development

Fundraising and 101 warm white wines

Top 10 Food and Drinks From Around The World

Top 10 recipes, meals, restaurants and amazing kitchen gadgets and kitchenware

Divided We Fall

Bipartisan dialogue for the politically engaged

How to do yoga

all about Yoga

Beauty Advice dot GA

tips , tricks , free plr articles

Banter Republic

It's just banter

Politics

parties, events, politics enws

GM_Creations

Tutorials on Quilling Art,Paper Sculpture and many more things.

Boni's Art, Music and Musings ...

My Art, my Music, My thoughts and my Work.

Journey2Motivate

Inspirational Quotes To Motivate Your Life

My Spirals

• Hugs and Infinities

PATRICK STORIES

Make PEACE ✌ Show LOVE❤

Cheche Winnie

Sustainable Living & Wildlife Conservation in Kenya Blog

Vigilant Knight

Exploring the history!

The Art of Blogging

For bloggers who aspire to inspire

Vibe a Little

Learn to Live

Shreya Vikram

Blurring the lines between poetry and prose

AnotherBlogzine

An Online Magazine

CrapPile

A blog about pretty much anything

SindrElf

The Geeky Blogger

The Plein Air Experience

No Camera Needed

Elan Mudrow

Smidgens

Little Fears

Tales of humour, whimsy and courgettes

Neha's Blog

collecting moments that stump

Just One Liner

One liner Quotes📖

JGC Blog - Culture is not one thing. It's Everything.

Self-Improvement • Travels • Fictional Writing • Blogger Tips • Personal Growth • Geek Culture • Overview

MOVIE-WARDEN

T.V/Movie News & Reviews

Shangri La Massage Spa

ShangriLa Spa brings to you a full-body deep tissue holistic treatment, our Tibetan Massages with its roots In India is today a highly developed science.

LIF:E - Love Is For Everyone

Pondering the present, while forgetting about the future and realising the past.

blackwings666

Horror, Science Fiction, Comic Books and More

Mistakes & Adventures

What I've always wanted

Sweetmoran Adventures

Adventure-Safaris

Lifewithwordssite

Lifewithwordsblog

#moe404, the not so great anime BLOG

weaboos write enGrish —

InkBlots and IceBergs

musings on life | bits of psychology | attempts at poetry

The Nerdy Lion

Lions can wear glasses too

MovieBabble

The Casual Way to Discuss Movies

Just something I was thinking about . . .

Not trying to persuade you to think my way, but to make you think period.

WitchyMooCow

WitchyMooCow