Birthdays in Many Cultures (Life Around the World)
Birthdays in Many Cultures (Life Around the
From homes and clothes to school and family, life is different all around the world. Culture makes us who we are. Grass-roofed huts, blue jeans, and ceremonial clothing are all a part of culture. Each striking photograph is accompanied by a world map that shows where it was taken.
- Brand: Rustad Martha E
- ASIN: 1515742407
Birthday Traditions Around the World (World Traditions)
The waiter had no idea what he was making her do under the table. No one in the restaurant did.It’s Isabelle’s birthday, and she’s gone out for dinner with Gregory, the man of the house. But the relationship these two have isn’t a normal one. Rather, it’s what one might call “taboo”. Moving from the restaurant to the taxi cab, from the taxi cab to their apartment, join these two as they celebrate Isabelle’s birthday the only way they know how: hard and without protection!The sample I have is too explicit to put here, but you can read it if you click on the book to look inside!4,700 words, 18+ only
- ASIN: B00P9GYMZ4
Pretty Fun: Creating and Celebrating a Lifetime of Tradition
Pretty Fun: Creating and Celebrating a Lifetime of
Celebrate all of the special moments in your life, big and small, with this warm and welcoming, illustrated lifestyle and entertaining guide, complete with delicious, healthy recipes, from actress, fashion icon, entrepreneur, and New York Times bestselling author of Pretty Happy Kate Hudson.In Pretty Happy Kate Hudson shared her wisdom and advice for living a healthy, strong, and mindful life. In Pretty Fun she shares her philosophy behind gatherings, how to be in the moment, make them uniquely yours, embracing occasions to just be together. A beautiful, fun, and nourishing guide filled with dozens of dazzling color photos, fabulous recipes for healthy and even some more indulgent snacks and beverages, and infused with Kate’s mindful and healthy approach to life, Pretty Fun will help you plan a year of special events, while remembering the healing power of gathering and celebration.
- ASIN: 0062685767
Birthday Customs around the World (Happy Birthday!)
Elf on the Shelf: A Birthday Tradition (2013)
Elf on the Shelf: A Birthday Tradition
The Elf on the Shelf: A Birthday Tradition tells the little-known story of the North Pole birthday tradition. Includes special instructions for families to invite their scout elf for a birthday visit. The book also includes a special Claus Couture Collection® Birthday Outfit just for the elf. The Elf on the Shelf: A Birthday Tradition t is the long-awaited sequel to the bestselling Elf on the Shelf Christmas Tradition Written in signature rhyme by best-selling authors Carol Aebersold and Chanda Bell, and illustrated with Coë Steinwart's classic watercolor art, the book represents the first original title from this award-winning team since the publication of The Elf on the Shelf in 2005.
- ASIN: B00RBH0V8Q
Our Family Traditions: Moments, Milestones, & Memories
Our Family Traditions: Moments, Milestones, &
This keepsake offers a special way to celebrate the moments, stories, and rituals that make each family unique. With space to capture each loved one's personality, favorite recipes, unforgettable vacations, and much more, this journal will become an heirloom to be cherished and shared for years to come.
- Brand: Chronicle Books
- ASIN: 1452135460
Birthdays: Their delights, disappointments, past and present, worldly, astrological, and infamous
Christmas Miscellany: Everything You Ever Wanted to Know About Christmas
Christmas Miscellany: Everything You Ever Wanted to Know About
Have you ever wondered why we celebrate Christmas the way we do? In this whimsical book, Jonathan Green tells you all about the fascinating stories behind our most beloved holiday traditions. Make yourself cozy by the fireplace, open up this fully illustrated treasure trove, and learn: Why we sing carols Why we burn Yule logs Why we hang stockings Why we kiss under the mistletoe Why we send greeting cards Why there are twelve days of Christmas And what is figgy pudding? Each chapter explores a different custom and its history: when and where it started, how it has changed over the centuries, and why we still love to recreate it today. You’ll learn why holly and ivy are important symbols, who Good King Wenceslas was, and why we eat turkey for Christmas dinner. Additional fun facts and trivia are sprinkled throughout, accompanied by classic illustrations. This is the perfect gift or stocking stuffer for curious-minded friends and family this holiday season!
- ASIN: 1510725695
The Hidden World of Birthdays
The Hidden World of
What does your birthday say about you?Did you know that you have your own special flower? Gem? Fragrance? Do you know your lucky numbers? The name of your guardian angel? The best day of the week to ask for a raise? World-renowned psychic Judith Turner does, and she reveals them to you. Combining astrology, psychology, and extrasensory insight, The Hidden World of Birthdays gives you the keys to unlock the power of your personality. Each person has qualities that are all his or her own, and each day is as special as the person born on it. In The Hidden World of Birthdays you will find information on: Gems: The jewels and precious stones that will bring you luck, power, and encouragement. Colors: The hues and shades that give you charm and charisma when you wear them; the colors you should always have somewhere around you; the colors that will enhance your confidence and calm you when you are troubled. What's Lucky: Discover your lucky numbers, months, day of the week, and days of the month. There's a lucky charm just for you, and you'll find out the most harmonious astrological signs for partnerships and relationships. Spiritual Guides: Your star, your angel, your guardian angel, and your spiritual stone can be powerful tools in managing your spiritual life. And there's more, including a very special section for each birthday called "Judith's Insight," which will help you in making the best life choices and shows you not just who you are, but who you are capable of becoming.
- Brand: Judith Turner
- ASIN: 0684857987