“As much as nature-themed art with a delicate appearance appeals to me, I have found myself increasingly drawn to setting birds, butterflies, and, in this instance, a dragonfly against a more urban, industrial surrounding … The contrast can also heighten the sense of beauty, of catching sight of delicate fluttering wings against the rust and debris of urban life.” — Lynne Moncrieff | Somerset Apprentice
<3 thiss While I was drinking coffee in a cafe this morning, a new Fiat 500 zoomed by with its roof down and I thought of Erin Goldberger’s shot from our 2012 Cover Photo Contest. — JC Che bella this yella! :-) I will never not swoon over that mustard-yellow color on Italian buildings.
Looking for an unexpected dip that will blow your guests away the next time you entertain? This light and refreshing dip, featuring fresh strawberries, is the perfect sweet, summery treat. And because we love the combination of sweet and salty things (chocolate-covered pretzels, anyone?), we’ve partnered our dip with Snack Factory’s® Pretzel Crisps® taking this dip from delicious to extraordinary. Click for the recipe & video.
Covering world history from 500 c.e. through the beginning of the 21st century, our guide shows how human knowledge and experience shifted from the regional to global perspective, and covers critical aspects of the past 1500 years, such as: exploration & imperialism; emergence of world powers; g