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Humanity

Post by Stardust on Wed 18 Jan 2017 - 10:24

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No words needed, just a hanky. 100 images that will restore your faith in humanity.

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Secret Paris

Post by Stardust on Thu 19 Jan 2017 - 10:17

Fast mini tour of spots to see in Paris.




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Re: Stardust on the Moon

Post by Kitkat on Fri 20 Jan 2017 - 12:23

@Stardust wrote:happyheart
No words needed, just a hanky. 100 images that will restore your faith in humanity.

Yes.  I love you
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A heart so big...

Post by Stardust on Fri 20 Jan 2017 - 20:23

How's this for giving from the heart...

https://www.thedodo.com/homeless-couple-cares-for-dogs-2201697997.html

This couple are on the streets with hardly enough to feed themselves, and yet they managed to take care of several stray dogs and share with them the little they had.

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Re: Stardust on the Moon

Post by Whiskers on Sun 22 Jan 2017 - 15:04

Worked out happy and well in the end for the homeless couple and the dogs in that last video. :thumb:

Stardust, you are lucky to live in such a beautiful city. Have you been to all those secret places in Paris shown in the video?
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Secret Paris

Post by Stardust on Sun 22 Jan 2017 - 16:07

Not every one of those in the video, but there are a lot of other secret places to see which are not in that particular film.

The one shown here which I know best is the Petite Ceinture, which used to be a train service round Paris which was later replaced by a bus service (known as the PC) and now tram, presently being completed so it goes all the way round the city. Parts of the old railway line are now green 'nature' walks which are absolutely lovely in the Summer.

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Helen Keller life quote

Post by Stardust on Sun 29 Jan 2017 - 13:58


«When one door of happiness closes, another opens; but often we look so long at the closed door that we do not see the one which has been opened for us.»

Helen Keller



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Cold remedies

Post by Stardust on Mon 30 Jan 2017 - 14:09

My poor friend is miserable because he has a bad cold which (hangs head) I probably passed on to him (oops!). Except he has it much worse than me.

It’s that time of year though and my own remedies include eating lots of onions, as well as using thyme, ginger, lemon, honey (eucalyptus is best), drinking warm herbal teas and going to bed after drinking a glass of 3 parts hot water, I part each of lemon juice and rum with a couple of teaspoons of honey mixed in.

Mustard (smooth or as seeds) is also good, every little helps on the road to recovery.

Other suggestions you might have would be most welcome.
 
This is what I found on Boots WebMD:
http://www.webmd.boots.com/cold-and-flu/flu-guide/treat-colds-flu-naturally

Also some great suggestions for cold/flu cure recipes here:
https://www.buzzfeed.com/rachelysanders/delicious-diy-cures-for-a-cold-or-flu?utm_term=.bi3aGNeyz4#.sujAVL2nxy
(most suitable for vegetarians, but not all).



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No need for words

Post by Stardust on Sat 4 Feb 2017 - 21:22



Amazing how sometimes knowing the language isn't necessary to understand the message.




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Post by Stardust on Mon 6 Feb 2017 - 10:09


Believe those who are seeking the truth ;

doubt those who find it.


André Gide



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Re: Stardust on the Moon

Post by Feather on Mon 6 Feb 2017 - 12:22

What a wise saying!



I'D RATHER PURR THAN HISS!  
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Scots among the veggies

Post by Stardust on Wed 8 Feb 2017 - 10:23



This has never happened in my local supermarket. I love it.

Notice they're in the fruit and vegetables section.



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Stroll in the beer garden

Post by Stardust on Wed 8 Feb 2017 - 10:32



I love brass bands and Munich too.
Watch out for a surprise in the middle. happyheart
(Except the video photo gives it away, darn it).
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Celine and René

Post by Stardust on Wed 8 Feb 2017 - 11:21



Love was so evident between these two.
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Ocean pollution

Post by Stardust on Thu 16 Feb 2017 - 15:31

Is there no part of our planet that polluting humans will leave clean and safe? Now even creatures living in the deepest parts of our oceans are suffering from ingested pollutants.

PCBs (polychlorinated biphenyls) and PBDEs (polybrominated diphenyl ethers) were present in all samples of species of amphipod taken from two locations: the Mariana trench in the Western Pacific and the Kermadec trench north of New Zealand (up to 10,000 meters deep in both locations).

Article here:
https://www.washingtonpost.com/news/energy-environment/wp/2017/02/13/not-even-the-worlds-deepest-ocean-trenches-are-free-of-pollution-scientists-discover/?utm_term=.cd40bee42ca3



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Stroll in the beer garden

Post by Jamboree on Sat 18 Feb 2017 - 13:03

@Stardust wrote:

I love brass bands and Munich too.
Watch out for a surprise in the middle. happyheart
(Except the video photo gives it away, darn it).
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Fabulous! toast  I love those flashmobs.  Wish I could be lucky enough to have one happen where I am.
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Re: Stardust on the Moon

Post by Stardust on Fri 24 Feb 2017 - 16:20

Weather forecast definitely said nothing about strong winds and hail... Shocked 

Why does more work always come in on Fridays ? shrug Rolling Eyes confused.



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Re: Stardust on the Moon

Post by Stardust on Mon 27 Feb 2017 - 14:10

Visiting Paris and spent too much already?
There are still things you can do for free. Check them out here:
http://travel.nationalgeographic.com/travel/city-guides/free-paris-traveler/

and here:



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Re: Stardust on the Moon

Post by Stardust on Wed 1 Mar 2017 - 16:50

More strong winds, more rain, more cancelled meetings...
more getting drenched every time we have to go outside.
The weather is really miserable at the moment, I pity the poor birds. I guess there's not much chance of hearing one sing at the moment, except this one:



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Re: Stardust on the Moon

Post by Stardust on Sat 11 Mar 2017 - 8:27

We have a magnificent sunny day starting here, just the one unfortunately because rain is back tomorrow, so we'll have to make the most of today.

Little bird sang to us this morning, as usual for the last few days; it's lovely to lie still a while and just listen to the melodious song before getting up to breakfast. I hope that bird stays with us and continues to brighten our mornings.

This week noticed buds on the trees and bushes, soon be seeing birds collecting twigs and other bits and pieces for their nests. Only 9 days till the Spring, my favourite season.

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Re: Stardust on the Moon

Post by Stardust on Tue 14 Mar 2017 - 10:37

Foot-tapping interlude, for Bollywood lovers like me.



Shah Rukh Khan.

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Nostalgia

Post by Stardust on Sun 19 Mar 2017 - 12:17



Nostalgia, a sigh, a whisper, an echo far far away...
a piece of life gone forever except...
it lives on in the heart and in the soul.



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Re: Stardust on the Moon

Post by lar-lar on Tue 28 Mar 2017 - 16:36

Some lovely videos there Stardust x
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Re: Stardust on the Moon

Post by Kitkat on Tue 28 Mar 2017 - 22:35

@Stardust wrote:Foot-tapping interlude, for Bollywood lovers like me.


Shah Rukh Khan.

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Not everyone's cup of tea (the films), but I love the Bangra music and dancing as well.

Have you seen the recent advert on TV with the chameleon dancing to the music?  Just cracks me up every time I see it. 

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Re: Stardust on the Moon

Post by Whiskers on Thu 30 Mar 2017 - 20:38

Stardust hasnt been around much lately.  On holiday maybe?  If you are Stardust I hope you having a great time.
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Re: Stardust on the Moon

Post by Kitkat on Sun 9 Apr 2017 - 13:07

@Whiskers wrote:Stardust hasnt been around much lately.  On holiday maybe?  If you are Stardust I hope you having a great time.

Over a week since you posted this, Whiskers. Still no sign of Stardust (either here or LAL).

Coooeeeeee!  Missing you, Stardust. happyheart


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