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Talent on loan from God!!!

Carol Tenwalde

Talent on loan from God!!!

I just had to share these pictures with you.... My Ohio friend sent me these recent Lake Erie Ice Sculpture pics. Aren't they amazing? Who knew Mother Nature was so talented? And no, I am not moving back to Ohio any time soon! Did you know the Pantone Color for 2020 is Chartruese?     Let's chat soon, CarolVisit: BlingBeadedBaubles.com PS If you know of anyone who might enjoy this romp, please sign them up HERE!

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I had no idea! Did you?

Carol Tenwalde

I had no idea! Did you?

I attended a great lecture on Fashion's Influence On Women's Self Image.... Many of the topics I have written about here in the past but here are a few surprises. We all know about the Edwardian and Victorian Corsettes and how painful they were to wear. But I didn't realize the size of the waist was actually dictated by the Queen. She pronounced the waist must be 17 inches.  The lecturer passed around a circle that was 17 inches in circumference. This really had a visual impact on all of us. So since I can't pass you a picture here...

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Are you paying attention? You will now!!!

Carol Tenwalde

Are you paying attention? You will now!!!

Although I was miserable teaching Math to High School Kids.... It never dawned on me that kids would be more interested in dating, sports, make up and fashion then Geometry. Duh! But my ears always perk up when I hear about new teaching techniques. But first the stupid one.One school system here in Arizona is implementing a new grading system. It's so ridiculous I won't waste your time. The net is that the F is being replaced with the word Emerging! In an effort to not hurt the Snowflakes feelings.Now on to the brilliant. A Ukrainian Minister of Education recommended a World...

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When your self image belongs to someone else!

Carol Tenwalde

When your self image belongs to someone else!

Don't ask me why but as a kid I wanted to be a lifeguard.... On the surface this may not seem all that unusual but if you dig a little deeper you will realize how ridiculous this was for me. Let's put aside the fact that my summer tan color was brilliant red and if peeling skin were a way to loose weight I would have been a skeleton. The real truth was I could not swim. I was even banned from those little plastic kiddie pools. I was the laughing stock of the neighborhood. My Mom said it was because...

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Let's talk soft spots of the heart!

Carol Tenwalde

Let's talk soft spots of the heart!

Most of you know because of my childhood.... I'm not much of an animal lover. I'm not proud of this but it is what it is. I cracked everyone up at the gift exchange this year when I got the Dog Calendar and no one would let me exchange it. HA HA!But I AM capable of having a soft spot in my heart. I made my living as a computer salesman and there is one universal truth about sales people. We have a soft spot for other sales people. If you were a sales rep please confirm this. I can't...

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