holding a giveaway..?
Everyone who leaves a comment in my absence
(during the Christmas/New Year holiday break)
will be included in the draw...
just love them..!
photo: stone chalet
"And in the end,
I do hope you all had a wonderful Christmas
What I've be listening to today...
I'm off elsewhere, but I'll be
Thanks for popping by, there are plenty of previous posts for you
to consult in my absence...
P.S: This is a re-edit of my very first post..!
. For those of you, who like me,
love nothing more than going behind the scenes:
How It Was Made
In Order Of Appearance + Behind the Scenes
I simply can’t stop watching these excerpts
as I await delivery of my copies (for all my family and friends)
ordered from Amazon...
Do let me know your opinions on the
I'm saving what I have to say until you've all
had the time to watch, read and listen to, slowly but surely,
the excerpts from the book & documentary film.
N'oubliez pas de me dire ce que vous en pensez...
Chez nous, en tout cas, toute la famille adore
- on garde, tous, encore en nous toutes les images magnifiques
et, surtout, les paroles si belles de tous
ces "ainés" qui ont chacun, dans leur domaine,
marqués le cours de l'histoire...
*Inspired by the ancient African concept of ubuntu,
which emphasizes human connectedness
- I am what I am because of who we all are -
Zuckerman set out to gather and communicate the lessons his extraordinary
subjects have learned about love, work, the environment,
and conflict resolution.
Well worth checking out:
where there's an extremely informative and well-
written article about the project.
Esther Garvi is the lady on the right of the above photo.
As an unpaid volunteer with the Sweden-based non–profit organisation
she lives and works in the Zinder zone of the Niger
- one of the poorest countries in the world -
and I really wanted to draw attention, particularly today,
World Food Day
to what she and other volunteers are doing around the world to help
relieve suffering from hunger and malnutrition...
Esther's blog; it's extremely interesting and this
amazing lady manages to regularly update it with news, views,
recipes and, of course, her stunning photos...
Photo: Saree Dreams
I find these pictures more touching and more beautiful than
any of bollywood stars;.
the saris are just as beautiful, if not more so, than any sari
that a designer ever created...