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Sexism Causes Allergies! What next???

Carol Tenwalde

Sexism Causes Allergies! What next???

When will we ever learn? Mother Nature is not to be messed with and here is just another amazing example. Do you remember when you were a child doctors would advise people that had any kind of respiratory problems to move to Arizona?Now that I live in Az. I have noticed an inordinate amount of people are complaining of allergies. So I started thinking about what happened. If you are someone who suffers from allergies this will not make you feel any better but you will know the cause. The cause is sexism! No I am not nuts or a...

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Women's Ingenuity Goes a Bit TOO Far!

Carol Tenwalde

Women's Ingenuity Goes a Bit TOO Far!

 I don't know about you but I love stories about turning negatives into positives.... This story doesn't end particularly well but it sure shows originality! The tale starts with a beautiful but very poor Austrian woman in the 1700s named Barbara Erni. Her gorgeous strawberry blonde hair earned her the nick name of "Golden Boo".  Her other remarkable attribute is that she had astounding strength. What to do? What to do to survive?Barbara chooses to tramp through the European country side with a huge trunk slung across her back. (I'm sure this was your first choice too!)When she would get to...

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Do you ever get frustrated by what you DON"T know???

Carol Tenwalde

Do you ever get frustrated by what you DON"T know???

This is such a great success story!

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Did you see the documentary about Iris Apfel several years ago?

Carol Tenwalde

Did you see the documentary about Iris Apfel several years ago?

If no, download it as it's worth it if you love fashion.But shortly after that movie was released style changed drastically especially in jewelry. For the last couple of years at the Oscars and Golden Globes (my go to source for ideas) there wasn't a necklace to be found! Not even the sweet ones. The only statements were the occasional huge hoop earrings. Well, I was not happy but at last it is OVER! According to Harper's the trend for 2019 is MAXIMALISM! If you are a "More is More" kind of person like I am then you're going to be HOT! Guess...

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Sonoran Desert Visual Spring Journey

Carol Tenwalde

Sonoran Desert Visual Spring Journey

I'm in the process of moving... as many of you know I have left California and are now living in Arizona. It's funny reflecting on our last two moves. When we moved to the Palm Springs area it was the hottest day of that year topping 119 degrees and when we moved to Arizona we had the most snow accumulation on record. So if you're not happy with your weather please invite us to move to your town!!! The beautiful thing is that with all of the moisture we have received this year the Sonoran Desert is alive with colorful blooms...

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