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“Although I have felt compelled to write things down since I was five years old, I doubt that my daughter ever will, for she is a singularly blessed and accepting child, delighted with life exactly as life presents itself to her, unafraid to go to sleep and unafraid to wake up. Keepers of private notebooks are a different breed altogether, lonely and resistant rearrangers of things, anxious malcontents, children afflicted apparently at birth with some presentiment of loss.” ― “On Keeping a…

“Although I have felt compelled to write things down since I was five years old, I doubt that my daughter ever will, for she is a singularly blessed and accepting child, delighted with life exactly as life presents itself to her, unafraid to go to sleep and unafraid to wake up. Keepers of private notebooks are a different breed altogether, lonely and resistant rearrangers of things, anxious malcontents, children afflicted apparently at birth with some presentiment of loss.” ― “On Keeping a…

We all know it’s worth investing in key wardrobe staples – trenches, a good handbag, a smart blazer. But there’s no point having a pulled-together weekday wardrobe if your off-duty selection consists of decade-old T-shirts and borrowed-from-the-boy sweatpants...

We all know it’s worth investing in key wardrobe staples – trenches, a good handbag, a smart blazer. But there’s no point having a pulled-together weekday wardrobe if your off-duty selection consists of decade-old T-shirts and borrowed-from-the-boy sweatpants...

♥ DIY Cat Stuff ♥  Cat Grass Box with 3/8 steel mesh to keep those little paws out of the dirt…

♥ Cool DIY Cat Projects ♥ Cat Grass Box with steel mesh to keep those little paws out of the dirt. Grass is organic wheat

Overhead playgrounds for cats.

German design company Goldtatze (Gold Paw) specializes in transforming ordinary rooms into overhead playgrounds for cats. By adding wooden bridges, hammocks, scratching posts, and even little dens for cats to hide out in, each site-specific installation o

Deme Mitsunori, Nô (Noh) mask of the Shakumi type (strong, beautiful older woman)

Nô mask of the Shakumi type by Deme Mitsunori, Japanese, died in 1729

A Noh mask called Zo-onna.  The mask represents a young woman with a dignified and reserved demeanour. The zō-onna mask is used for roles requiring refined elegance.

A Noh mask called Zo-onna. The mask represents a young woman with a dignified and reserved demeanour. The zō-onna mask is used for roles requiring refined elegance.