*Two moons on 27th August 2007*
27th August; the day the Whole World is waiting for ......
Planet Mars will be the brightest in the night sky starting August.
It will look as large as the full moon to the naked eye. This will
cultivate on Aug. 27 when Mars comes within 34.65 Million miles of
Be sure to watch the sky on Aug. 27 12:30 am. It will look like the
earth has 2 moons.
The next time Mars may come this close is in 2287.
Share this with your friends as NO ONE ALIVE TODAY will ever see it
Don't Break The Elastic!!
In April, Maya Angelou was interviewed by Oprah on her 70+ birthday.
Oprah asked her what she thought of growing older.
And, there on television, she said it was "exciting." Regarding body changes, she said there were many, occurring every day...like her breasts.
They seem to be in a race to see which will reach her waist, first.
The audience laughed so hard they cried. She is such a simple and honest woman, with so much wisdom in her words!
Maya Angelou said this:
"I've learned that no matter what happens, or how bad it seems today, life does go on, and it will be better tomorrow."
"I've learned that you can tell a lot about a person by the way he/she handles these three things: a rainy day, lost luggage, and tangled Christmas tree lights."
"I've learned that regardless of your relationship with your parents, you'll miss them when they're gone from your life."
"I've learned that making a 'living' is not the same thing as 'making a life'."
"I've learned that life sometimes gives you a second chance."
"I've learned that you shouldn't go through life with a catcher's mitt on both hands; you need to be able to throw some things back."
"I've learned that whenever I decide something with an open heart, I usually make the right decision."
"I've learned that even when I have pains, I don't have to be one."
"I've learned that every day you should reach out and touch someone.
People love a warm hug, or just a friendly pat on the back."
"I've learned that I still have a lot to learn."
"I've learned that people will forget what you said, people will forget what you did, but people will never forget how you made them feel."
Please send this to five phenomenal people today
If you do, som...
MM blog area is the best I have come across in so many blog venues.I was IM today not on MM another site.
I get hit on a lot by younger 20 something men and I wanted to share part of a conversation with the world. It just tickled my funny side .. This could be a Jill to any man.. Instead of Jack to me..
Is this one reason the the young look to and older women and man.
This was an im to me from a 24 year old young man named
jack to me.
yes .. "I am looking for you"
me: "not me"
jack: "looking for my love"
me: "you need to look younger"
jack: "?no younger here"
jack : "all older"
me: "around your age"
jack:"I don't like younger"
jack: "they bother me"
jack: "they always asking about things"
jack: "and I don't have time for that"
jack: "and they want a hot guy"
me: "how so? older woman ? I think we ask more question then younger women"
jack: "and available all the time"
jack: "I don't mean they ask questions.. they ask for things"
jack: "to give them"
jack: "they want to go out all the time"
me: "the same things you say that younger women want"
jack: "u r different"
jack: "u don't cry"
jack: "u don't fight a lot"
jack: "u don't be mean"
jack: "u don't cheat"
jack: "but they do"
jack: "u don't change ur bf every week"
jack: "they do"
jack: "that's why"
jack: "I want a woman over 35"
jack: "I never see good young girl"
me: " I wish you luck in your search.. I am looking for a man closer to my age.
I feel for men today when a 24 year old man has this kind of attitude regarding young ladies of his age..
Today was my seventh week wearing my waist brace and I thought it was going to come off today and then i could start therapy to get my wrist back in shape but the doctor says another three week because its not healed yet.
As i had mention in one of the blogs i fracture my wrist when on vacation while in spain. early April.
I am a little afraid I know there are people with worst life long injuries and thinking about how much worst it could have been makes me grateful for all the blessing that I have.
I am a graphic artist and its my drawing hand. Its been stressful, will I have full mobility at this point. When it happened I could not move my wrist back forward or side to side and definitely cant put pressure on it with out the brace.
Reading a Visionarylover blog regarding sunlight, and today the doctor telling me another three weeks and he will recheck mades me think , am I getting enough sunlight. I drink soy milk every day but do not take supplements and I do eat calcium enriched foods spread out through the months.
So I wonder am I getting enough sun? I work a 900 to 530 sometime to 630 get home around 745 ,8 pm. About an hour of sun in the morning travel time and part of that is on the train. Come home when its dark so lookin forward to the longer summer days,
Am I getting enough sun during the week and week end.
We live work and play in buildings. go to gyms inside it just shook me at how much time I spend indoors..I?ve added a report from wed md regarding vitamin D
Vitamin D is vital for calcium absorption in bones and to improve muscle strength. Not getting enough vitamin D in childhood can slow growth or cause misshapen bones (rickets); not getting enough vitamin D throughout life increases the risk for bone thinning (osteoporosis) in later years.
The recommended minimum intake for vitamin D is 200 IU per day for infants, children, and adolescents. This amount of vitamin D can be obtained from drinking 16 fl oz of vitamin D?fortified milk each day. The American Academy of Pediatrics recommends that all breast-feeding babies and those children who do not drink enough vitamin D?fortified milk take a vitamin D supplement daily.
A person age 19 to 50 needs 200 IU of vitamin D every day. A person age 51 to 70 needs 400 IU of vitamin D every day. People age 71 and older need 600 IU of vitamin D every day. People who live in sunny climates can get enough vitamin D through 10 to 15 minutes per day of sun exposure a few days a week. Vitamin D is in foods such as egg yolks, liver, saltwater fish, and vitamin D-fortified dairy products. Vitamin D also is available in supplements, often in combination with calcium.
Author Kerry V. Cooke
Author Amy Fackler, MA
Editor Kathleen M. Ariss, MS
Primary Medical Reviewer Patrice Burgess, MD - Family Medicine ?
Hi everyone,hope alls well.
in that many of my friends are couples and or married.
I was just at a house warming for one of my oldest friends and this has me thinking that I have to have a house party or a game party.
I guess it would be a relationship network party..love playing bid whist cards.
?Getting off track,,
The article made so much sense .. wanted to share it with the blogs.
?Are You the Last One Single?
By Rachel Greenwald
Courtesy of Matchcom's Happen magazine
You know the drill: It's Saturday night, and you're playing third or fifth wheel yet again. Your well-meaning married friend has just made yet another unintentionally condescending remark about how awful it is to be single. Watching your coupled-up pals canoodle, you're left wondering, "Am I unlovable? Why them and not me?" It's rough when all your friends have dates or mates or spouses, and you're the only one left single. If you're singing those "One is the loneliest number" blues, take comfort that your attitude -- and situation -- can change with four quick steps:
Step 1: Stay optimistic.
From coaching thousands of single people, I can tell you that your biggest challenge now is not to lose hope. When everyone around you is paired off, it's normal to feel like it will never happen to you -- but that attitude becomes a self-fulfilling prophecy. Take a break from dating for a few weeks, do something that (or visit someone who) makes you feel good about yourself, make a list of 10 reasons why you like yourself, then list 10 reasons why you're a great catch, then jump back into the singles scene with your new attitude.
Step 2: Get new buddies.
Of course you'd never dump your old friends, but it's time to branch out and find some new single buddies to keep you circulating. Notice that I use the word "buddies" rather than "friends." Buddies are single pals with whom you can have a drink or attend an event or party; the folks you call on a Friday afternoon to ask, "What?s going on this weekend?" They don't have to be your intimate confidante or love the same books as you do. They just need to be fun, single, and active people who can help you meet new people and commiserate about the ups and down of being single.
To find these new buddies, ask everyone you know -- your colleagues, your neighbors, your real-estate agent, your married friends -- to introduce you to their same-gender single friends. (Same-gender buddies are best, so there's no confusion about whether you're on a romantic date.) It's ironic, but the search for a buddy is similar to the search for a mate: It's about networking, joining new groups, and striking up conversations with someone who catches your eye. Most importantly, be very proactive. Set a goal to meet one new single buddy per week, and really work towards achieving it.
Step 3: Have a party.
Nothing helps you network and meet new people better than throwing your own party. The key: When you invite people, be sure to say "Bring your friends!" If your home isn't big enough, co-host with a friend who lives in a bigger space or have the party in an event room at a restaurant, gallery or even an ice-skating rink. The primary goal of the party is to meet single buddies who will increase your network, accompany you to events or restaurants, and provide an alternative to being third wheel with your coupled-up friends. (In a 2004 "exit poll" among my no-longer-single clients, a whopping 72 percent reported they met a new single buddy at a party they hosted, someone who was later instrumental in their meeting their future mate.)
The secondary party goal is about enriching your life: bringing together interesting people, preparing and enjoying great food, and reminding yourself that being single doesn't mean being lonely.
Step 4: Leverage those couples!
Happy couples usually adore playing matchmaker for their single friends. They want everyone else to join the club. And that's good news for you! In fact, when all your friends are coupled-up, your network automatically doubles: You now have your friend's new mates in your circle, and they each might have a few fix-ups for you. But remember, you have to ask them directly for fix-ups (they're not mind-readers). You will not sound desperate, I promise. I just coached a woman last week who reported that she was eating Chinese take-out with her friend and her friend's live-in boyfriend and boldly said to them, "Hey, not that this isn?t fun hanging out with you two lovebirds, but who can you fix me up with?? Within a week, she was introduced to Mr. I-Think-He's-the-One. It can work for you, too!
Rachel Greenwald is the author of the New York Times best-selling book "Find a Husband After 35 Using What I Learned at Harvard Business School." She is also a dating coach and matchmaker. She is a frequent guest on The Today Show and has been featured in dozens of magazines from Oprah to People.?
Does this article speak to you? Have you felt this way..
I have not brought her book , but I will.
On the plane to Spain tomorrow with friends. Looking forward to this trip. Its been a lot going on at work and home so this down time is just the thing right now.
Wanted to know did any one hear about a 6 month rule?
Its regarding your passports. When I start tell my friends where I was going during this passover, Easter spring break time.
A number of them mention the 6 month rule, at first I was going to let it slide because my passport expires on the 8-27-2007. Then I mentioned it to one of my train buddies and she explained that once she lost her money and her trip because the airport personal would not let her board the plane when her trip was inside of 6 month expiration date on her passport when traveling outside of US territories.
I called the Spanish and UK consulate and they confirmed this.
I wonder why this is the first time I have heard of this. Is it the changing of the times?
Please see article below.This applies to wet foods only. So feed your
friends dry food for now!
Pet food recalled as deaths reported
By Associated Press | March 18, 2007
WASHINGTON -- A major manufacturer of pet foods sold throughout North
America under dozens of store names is recalling millions of containers
of its products while working to determine what caused kidney failure
and some deaths of cats and dogs.
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Menu Foods, the Ontario-based company that produced the pet food, said
yesterday that it is recalling dog food sold under 48 brands and cat
food sold under 40 brands including Iams, Nutro, and Eukanuba.
The food was distributed throughout the United States, Canada, and
Mexico by major retailers such as Wal-Mart, Kroger, and Safeway.
A complete list of the recalled products along with product codes,
descriptions, and production dates is available from the Menu Foods
"At this juncture, we're not 100 percent sure what's happened," said
Paul Henderson, the company's president and chief executive officer.
However, the recalled products were made using wheat gluten purchased
from a new supplier, since dropped for another source, spokeswoman
Sarah Tuite said. Wheat gluten is a source of protein.
An unknown number of cats and dogs suffered kidney failure and about 10
died after eating the affected pet food, Menu Foods said in announcing
the North American recall. Product testing has not revealed a link
explaining the reported cases of illness and death, the company said.
The recall covers the company's "cuts and gravy" style food, which
consists of chunks of meat in gravy, sold in cans and small foil
pouches between Dec. 3 and March 6.
The pet food was sold by stores operated by the Kroger Co., Safeway
Inc., Wal-Mart Stores Inc., and PetSmart Inc., among others, Henderson
The company said it makes pet food for 17 of the top 20 North American
retailers. It is also a contract manufacturer for the top branded pet
food companies, including Procter & Gamble Co.
Many stores that sold the affected brands frantically pulled packages
off shelves yesterday.
At a Petsmart store in Union, N.J., Silviene Grzybowski became worried
when the four types of Iams products she buys for her cat, Smokey, had
vanished from shelves. The cat was very sick and had not been eating
for days, she said.
"The vet told us to buy her her favorite food, but I'm going to call
the vet right now," Grzybowski said, looking at an announcement
Petsmart had taped to shelves announcing the recall.
Hi everyone , I have been thinking about quotes...
I?m creating my quote blog!
You all are welcome to add to this quotes blog.
i felt they have a flavor of the blogs
Fear less, hope more; Whine less, breathe more;
Talk less, say more;
Hate less, love more;
And all good things are yours.
I imagine that one of the reasons that people cling to their hates so stubbornly is because they sense, once hate is gone, that they will be forced to deal with the pain.
--James Baldwin, 1955
"Take your life in your own hands, and what happens? A terrible thing: no one to blame."
?We must let go of the life we have planned, so as to accept the one that is waiting for us.?
All the flowers of all the tomorrows are in the seeds of today.
- Indian Proverb
A flower's fragrance declares to all the world that it is fertile,
available, and desirable, its sex organs oozing with nectar.
Its smell reminds us in vestigial ways of fertility, vigor, life-force,
all the optimism, expectancy, and passionate bloom of youth.
We inhale its ardent aroma and, no matter what our ages,
we feel young and nubile in a world aflame with desire.
- Diane Ackerman, A Natural History of the Senses, 1990, p. 13
Hi all from blogland.
Today was and a usual day, went to work and had a very productive day, but in the course of my day I encounter many people and I am respectful to all, with a smile, a hello or just a nodding of the head. Things seam to be going OK, so I get home and call my sister we have a chat and my sister tells me , today at her job one of the men she works with tells her "you talk to everyone so who are you loyal too?"
What is the world coming to when a person who has a happy disposition gets questioned about their loyalty because they are friendly.
Why does misery love company, why can't misery stay to itself.
Why take out all your aggravation out on the would. Learn to deal with each problem in a approbate way.
Each of us should be true to ourselves, we should be loyal to our belief's, be consistent in positive actions.
Everyone have a pleasant evening and wake with a positive attitude.
Has something of this nature ever happened to you?
Director: Nick Cassavetes,
base on true events, this movie was socking,harmful,hurtful and stupid, but a must see for any one who has concern in their heart for children.
I saw this move with my niece and afterward. On the way to Starbucks we discussed the film..since my niece is seventeen I wanted to get her take on the young brother, his choices and decisions.
When do you say enough is enough and stand behind your word.
who has seen this and what did you think of it.
When I read a statement that make sense to me. I like to share, a piece from my niece.Yes, again.
"The remarkable thing is we have a choice everyday regarding the attitude we will embrace for that day. We cannot change our past... we cannot change the fact that people will act in a certain way... we cannot change the inevitable. The only thing we can do is plan on the one thing we have, and that is our superior attitude. I am convinced that life is 10% what happens to me and 90% how I react to it. A superior attitude will produce superior results."
Whats the right thing to do,make a leap of faith, or logic. Could it be a combination of the two.
Life is about taking chances we may get hurt and we may not..
Live , learn and smile as much as you can. Tomorrow is not promised..
Bless you all.
Below is a a cute story, don't know who the auther is but sent to me from friends..
Young King Arthur was ambushed and imprisoned by the
monarch of a neighboring kingdom. The monarch could
have killed him but was moved by Arthur's youth and
ideals. So, the monarch offered him his freedom, as
long as he could answer a very difficult question.
Arthur would have a year to figure out the answer and,
if after a year, he still had no answer, he would be
put to death.
The question? What do women really want? Such a
question would perplex even the most knowledgeable
man, and to young Arthur, it seemed an impossible
query. But, since it was better than death, he
accepted the monarch's proposition to have an answer
by year's end.
He returned to his kingdom and began to poll everyone:
the princess, the priests, the wise men and even the
court jester. He spoke with every one, but no one
could give him a satisfactory answer.
Many people advised him to consult the old witch, for
only she would have the answer.
But the price would be high; as the witch was famous
throughout the kingdom for the exorbitant prices she
The last day of the year arrived and Arthur had no
choice but to talk to the witch. She agreed to answer
the question, but he would have to agree to her price
The old witch wanted to marry Sir Lancelot, the most
noble of the Knights of the Round Table and Arthur's
Young Arthur was horrified. She was hunchbacked and
hideous, had only one tooth, smelled like sewage, made
obscene bodily noises, etc He had never encountered
such a repugnant creature in all his life.
He refused to force his friend to marry her and endure
such a terrible burden; but Lancelot, learning of the
proposal, spoke with Arthur.
He said nothing was too big of a sacrifice compared to
Arthur's life and the preservation of the Round Table.
Hence, a wedding was proclaimed and the witch answered
Arthur's question thus:
What a woman really wants, she answered...is to be in
charge of her own life
Everyone in the kingdom instantly knew that the witch
had uttered a great truth and that Arthur's life would
And so it was, the neighboring monarch granted Arthur
his freedom and Lancelot and the witch had a wonderful
The honeymoon hour approached and Lancelot, steeling
himself for a horrific experience, entered the
bedroom. But, what a sight awaited him. The most
beautiful woman he had ever seen lay before him on the
bed. The astounded Lancelot asked what had happened
The beauty replied that since he had been so kind to
her when she appeared as a witch, she would
henceforth, be her horrible deformed self only half
the time and the beautiful maiden the other half.
Which would he prefer? Beautiful during the day....o r
Lancelot pondered the predicament. During the day, a
beautiful woman to show off to his friends, but at
night, in the privacy of his castle, an old witch? Or,
would he prefer having a hideous witch during the day,
but by night, a beautiful woman for him to enjoy
wondrous intimate moments?
What would YOU do?
What Lancelot chose is below. BUT....make YOUR choice
before you scroll down below. OKAY?
Noble Lancelot said that he would allow HER to make
the choice herself.
Upon hearing this, she announced that she would be
beautiful all the time because he had respected her
enough to let her be in charge of her own life.
Now....what is the moral to this story?
The moral is.....
If you don't let a woman have her own way....
Things are going to get ugly
...or NOT!( "this was me" )
To all, any one interested in meeting for this event . It?s a way for new yorkers on MM to meet and have an enjoyable time..
Just found out about this and wanted to pass this on.
Let me know if any of you MM?s would be interested..
Iam talking about the pre -theatres events
The League of American Theatres and Producers, Inc. will pilot a new audience development program targeting tri-state area singles. Singles? Night on Broadway will take place on Wednesday, February 28, 2007. Tickets go on sale this Friday, January 19
With the purchase of a ticket to any of the participating Broadway or Off Broadway shows (see list below), theatregoers can attend a free pre-show cocktail party at Madame Tussauds New York, the famed wax attraction at 234 West 42nd Street. They can also get special offers at an after-show bash at one of three Times Square locations (Trattoria Dopo Teatro, Zanzibar, and T New York). Throughout the evening, Singles? Night attendees can participate in a raffle to benefit Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS, a charity committed to mobilizing the unique abilities within the entertainment industry to mitigate the suffering of individuals affected by HIV/AIDS.
According to the U.S. Census Bureau, there were an estimated 765,000 single people living in New York City in 2005. The League hopes to reach this demographic through audience outreach programs such as Singles? Night. Aimed at singles, age 21 and older in New York City (and throughout the tri-state area), the new program invites potential Broadway theatre-going singles to ?Come by yourself or bring a friend to find a date or meet your mate!?
?Building on the success of the League?s cornerstone audience development program, Kids? Night on Broadway, we wanted to create a special event to help expand our audience by inviting singles from the tri-state area to get to know other people who share their interest in show-stopping performances,? commented Charlotte St. Martin, Executive Director, The League of American Theatres & Producers, Inc. ?With participation from so many remarkable shows and restaurants, we know that Singles? Night will be a great, unique way to both increase frequency of theatre-going, as well as introduce new audience members to the exciting world of live theatre -- and to each other!?
Singles? Night on Broadway is sponsored by Madame Tussauds New York, The New York Times, and Budweiser Select.
In the next few weeks, The League will be announcing another great new pilot program, Women?s Night on Broadway, which aims to increase the theatre-going frequency of Broadway?s most loyal demographic.
Eighteen Broadway shows are participating in Singles? Night: including The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee, A Chorus Line, Chicago, Company, The Drowsy Chaperone, Grey Gardens, Hairspray, Journey?s End, Les Mis?rables, The Lion King, Mamma Mia!, Monty Python?s Spamalot, The Phantom of the Opera, The Producers, Spring Awakening, Talk Radio, Tarzan and Wicked. Three Off Broadway shows are participating: including The Fantasticks, Mayumana, and Stomp.
Madame Tussauds Pre-Theatre Cocktail Party
With the purchase of a Singles? Night theatre ticket, singles are invited to attend a free theatre cocktail party at Madame Tussauds New York.
The Pre-Theatre cocktail party is from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. on Wednesday, February 28th and will afford singles the opportunity to mingle with other singles through special activities such as tarot card and palm readers, fun giveaways and more.
Note: Participants MUST be 21 years of age or older to attend the pre-theatre and post-theatre cocktail parties and will be required to show their Singles? Night ticket at the door.
To purchase tickets, get more information on the FREE exclusive cocktail party at Madame Tussauds New York and special Singles? Night post-theatre offers at Times Square area bars and restaurants, log on to 3w or call the Broadway Line (one-3 eights-Broadway). Tickets can also be purchased at the individual theatre box offices or at the Broadway Ticket Center? -- a centralized ticket outlet in the heart of New York's Theatre District offering full-priced tickets for same-day and advance performances to Broadway and many Off Broadway shows. When ordering tickets, please use the Singles? Night promotional code: SNGL07. A handy printout of this information can be downloaded at the website.
About The League of American Theatres and Producers, Inc.
The League of American Theatres and Producers, Inc., created in 1930 is the official trade association for the commercial theatre industry. The League?s 600-plus members include theatre owners and operators, producers, presenters, and general throughout North America, as well as suppliers of goods and services to the theatre industry. Each year, League members bring Broadway to almost 30 million people in New York and across the US and Canada.
The League also sponsors three annual free outdoor concerts: Broadway on Broadway? (with the Times Square Alliance) which attracts upwards of 50,000 theatre fans to Times Square each fall to kick off the new theatrical season; Continental Airlines presents Broadway?s Stars in the Alley?, a celebration in the Theatre District?s historic Shubert Alley marking the official end of the season; and Broadway Under the Stars? (with NYC & Company) on the Great Lawn of Central Park, which inaugurates New York City?s summer outdoor concert series.
The League maintains and operates programs designed to provide consumers with information about Broadway and a convenient means of accessing tickets. is the first-ever multilingual website offering a comprehensive guide to Broadway theatregoing in New York. The site, which is available in six languages, offers tickets to Broadway shows as well as information about hotels, restaurants, transportation, and shopping.
A little web humor from my friend to me. Sowhated to share with my blog friend.. Hope it bring a smile .
------ Forwarded Message
To those of us who have children in our lives,
whether they are our own,
here is something to make you chuckle.
Whenever your children are out of control,
you can take comfort from the thought that
even God 's omnipotence did not extend
to His own children.
After creating heaven and earth,
God created Adam and Eve.
And the first thing he said was
"Don't what? "
"Don't eat the forbidden fruit."
We have forbidden fruit?
Hey Eve..we have forbidden fruit! "
"No Way! "
"Yes way! "
"Do NOT eat the fruit ! "
"Because I am your Father and I said so! "
wondering why He hadn't stopped
creation after making the elephants.
A few minutes later,
God saw His children having an apple break
and He was ticked!
"Didn't I tell you not to eat the fruit? "
"Then why did you? "
said the Father.
"I don't know,"
"She started it! "
"Did not! "
"Did too! "
"DID NOT! "
Having had it with the two of them,
God's punishment was that Adam and Eve
should have children of their own.
Thus the pattern was set and it has never changed.
BUT THERE IS REASSURANCE IN THE STORY!
If you have persistently and lovingly tried to give children wisdom and they haven't taken it,
don't be hard on yourself.
If God had trouble raising children,
what makes you think it would be
a piece of cake for you?
THINGS TO THINK ABOUT!
1. You spend the first two years of their life
teaching them to walk and talk. Then you spend
the next sixteen telling them to sit down and shut up.
2. Grandchildren are God's reward
for not killing your own children.
3. Mothers of teens now know why
some animals eat their young.
4. Children seldom misquote you.
they usually repeat word for word
what you shouldn't have said.
5. The main purpose of holding children's parties
is to remind yourself that there are children
more awful than your own ...
6. We childproofed our homes,
but they are still getting in.
ADVICE FOR THE DAY:
Be nice to your kids.
They will choose your
nursing home one day.
IF YOU HAVE A LOT OF TENSION
AND YOU GET A HEADACHE,
DO WHAT IT SAYS
ON THE ASPIRIN BOTTLE:
"TAKE TWO ASPIRIN"
AND "KEEP AWAY FROM CHILDREN"!!!!!
I found this move very disturbing, definitely not for young children,
DIRECTED BY Guillermo Del Toro.
sub titled in English,
To escape from postwar repression during the fascist regime in Spain in 1944, Ofelia, a lonely kid living with her mom and adoptive father, creates a dream world filled with fantastic creatures.
Artistically it beautifully rendered fairy creatures.
Who has seen it and what did you think of the movie.
I am going to send you personality test: it very true
And if nothing else, I could be a good friend.
huges xx & kisses to all.
How You Approach Life
You, Movie Star, are caring and optimistic, and you
know how to do the right thing as you glide through
life. You have an uncanny ability to read people, and
the situations around you. That makes it all the
easier for you to observe your environment, and make
promises that you will be able to keep.
Keeping peoples' trust is paramount for someone like
you. It's the foundation for getting a leg up on
social circles, work circles and even family circles.
You know that others can count on you, which adds to
the confidence you have in yourself. You know you
won't let people down unnecessarily. You are sure of
yourself, and you project an unusually positive
self-image to others, which will lead to your
successes in life.
Your idea of success is a bit more tangible than some
people's. For you, success is something you can see ?
whether embedded in someone's personality, or as
reflected by their image. For that reason, there are
times you might feel compelled to use material
possessions as just one way of explaining to people
who you are. To some degree, your taste, your ideals
and your opinions can be understood in what you choose
to surround yourself and your home with.
Though amassing nice things might be important to you,
so is succeeding in a socially conscious way. You're a
bright ray of sunshine in a sometimes doubtful world.
You're friendly, charming, and great with people. You
have a high level of tolerance which adds to your
ability to handle stressful situations and your
overall worldly-wisdom. You rarely shy away from
asserting your ideas and opinions, and you encourage
others to do the same.
So what are you waiting for Movie Star? Get out there
and take the world by storm!
Here's the breakdown of your scores on the four
personality dimension scales.
Internal Experience External Appearance
Relaxed versus Apprehensive
Your scores place you in the mid-range of the
relaxed/apprehensive scale. This means that relative
to others who have taken the test, you're more relaxed
than some and less relaxed than others.
To give you an idea of how to gauge yourself on this
scale, let's look at people who scored towards the
extreme ends of the scale.
People who score high on the apprehensive side of this
scale are likely to be drawn to situations that are
less stimulating to their senses. Because they are
easily affected by change, they try to stay away from
environments that can over-stimulate them.
These people have strong reactions to what others
would consider minor changes. That is why people who
score high on the apprehensive side of the scale try
to slow down the pace. When faced with chaotic
situations, they will look for more calming places to
be. Despite their talents, they are generally more
self-critical and shy than others, even if it seems
there's no reason for them to be.
People who score high on the relaxed side of this
scale are likely to be stimulated by chaos. They
approach life with a "the more the better" kind of
attitude. They tend to have high energy levels because
they are relaxed about problems that are out of their
control. These people are relatively less inclined to
react emotionally to things that happen ? not because
they don't feel the emotions, but because they don't
let things get to them as easily as others.
Self-Doubt versus Confidence
Your scores place you in the moderately confident
region of the self-doubt/confidence scale. This means
that relative to others who have taken the test, you
are more confident than most. It also indicates that
you are generally more satisfied with yourself than
are others. Even when your confidence slips, you're
still more dependable than many.
Since you scored just slightly more on the confident
side of things, let's take a look at characteristics
of people who scored more towards the extremes of the
scale to gauge where you fall in between.
People scoring high on the confidence side are
extremely self-assured and responsible. Because of
these traits, they are often the one friends and
colleagues come to rely on ? both on the job and in
personal situations. These people are also known for
having unusually high self-esteem and are natural
People who score high on the self-doubt side of the
scale have a tendency to look to others to determine
their self-worth. They seek calm environments and
often focus their energies on jobs that have less
responsibility and are therefore less stressful. They
are sometimes prone to being overly-critical about
themselves, but can work their way out of those
thoughts because ultimately, others might point out
Any way there more but let me leave it here..
Now if i listened to my horiscope. It held no hope
that I will have a close relationship.so go figure!>?
I beleive we make our life what it is, no one else..
I look around at all the negative bogs and know that all things do pass, but in life there will always be people who do not like you, who do not celebrate their life and others uniqueness .
Come on people this is an internet dating site. Its one thing to get upset over slurs when you know the person. You have touched, looked them in the eye and had conversation in person , It can be like getting stabbed in the back or your favorite dog turning on you.
Quit another when you know nothing about the other people except in how they conduct themselves with their written words.
Let it go, let it slide, say your piece and let it be over.
I could never understand why so many are bent out of shape because of the tolls on this site. please don't explain. it would turn into a he-said/ she-said circus.
I just move on to the next topic.
I have not use the abuse option this site has opted to give us. Because every one has a right to speak their thoughts , impression, dream and hopes.
Everyone may not have integrity,I know I do have integrity. Why would any one of us on this site just pick this person or that person to start and point the finger at.. toll toll. It sound just like the witch hunts back in the days of uneducated easily lead non thinking can't make decision on their own individuals.
I have had many people not like me. yes I have, I have had arguments too. But I chose to let these things go. I have learned what I needed to learn about the arguer and about me and I how I reacted from being attached.
So does it make you a stronger or does it weaken you? By focusing so much of your attention on people who are trying to discredit your existence, it all depends on the individuals.
Who should be the judge of that?
Do you know who you are today .
Are you honest.
Do you have forgiveness.
Is integrity part of your life.
you have respect for yourselves
A good work ethics
Just ethic as part of your life.
Are you reliable; dependable; responsible
Are you favorable; propitious
Are competent or skillful
Follow the ideal of goodness or morality
Strive for excellence
I know my own self worth so what I chose to give of my time and attention to someone be them real ,scammer or toll good or bad.I am mature enough to recognize and deal with any real, scammer or toll on my terms.
One on one.
Whats my point , just my opinion.
I have a kinesiologist I go to and went to when I tore my inner ligament in my knee
from not stretched correctly before and after a strenuous workout. .
My kinesiologist helped so to day I am pain free. He has very unique perspective. Let me share this which he calls a prescription for peace.
One of his emotional vitamins:
Balance helping others and letting other help you. An imbalance either way leads to conflict.
Dr. Eugene Charles