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Diamond Selector. 10 tips on What to Wear to your photography session | Portland, Oregon | Portland & Oregon City, OR Family Photographer | Your QT Photography. What to wear for your session is one of the most important elements of the entire session. It can also be one of the HARDEST parts of a session! Many times it’s forgotten till the last minute, resulting in a stressed out and frustrated mom who is wishing the session was just over. There is no need for this! Here are 10 tips to create a photo ready wardrobe ahead of time, to have less stress the day of and create timeless images you will be thrilled to see above your mantel every day. 1. 2. 3. *Stylist Heather says: “With most clients, I generally start with the mom. 4. Although you will still get beautiful images, it does not create a stand out image. Here is where you see the Uni-Body Syndrome, everyone kind of blends in together, with a bunch of heads coming out. Next, I had this family come in mostly solids and no layers.

And finally, I had this family come wearing all stripes. 5. 6. 7. 8. Triadic colors are those that are evenly spaced along the color wheel. 9. Summer Colors Dad: Gap. The No. 1 Predictor Of Career Success According To Network Science. People in open networks have unique challenges and opportunities. Because they’re part of multiple groups, they have unique relationships, experiences, and knowledge that other people in their groups don’t.

This is challenging in that it can lead to feeling like an outsider as a result of being misunderstood and under-appreciated because few people understand why you think the way you do. It is also challenging, because it requires assimilating different and conflicting perspectives into one worldview. In one of my all-time favorite movies, The Matrix, the main character, Neo, is exposed to a completely new world. Once he is, he can’t go back. He’s an outsider in the new group, and he’s an outsider in his old life. He’s had an experience that everyone he’s ever met would never understand. On the other hand, having an open network is a huge opportunity in a few ways: • More accurate view of the world. . • Ability to control the timing of information sharing. . • More breakthrough ideas. Treating a Nation of Anxious Wimps - Emergency Physicians Monthly.

Until we start educating patients about what really affects their health and what a doctor is capable of fixing, we will continue to waste a large portion of our healthcare dollar on treatments which just don’t make any difference. Emergency departments are distilleries boiling complex blends of trauma, stress and emotion down to the essence of immediacy: what needs to be done, right now, to fix the problem. Working the past twenty years in such environments has shown me with great clarity what is wrong (and right) with our nation’s medical system. It’s obvious to me that despite all the furor and rancor, what is being debated in Washington currently is not healthcare reform.

It’s only healthcare insurance reform. It addresses the undeniably important issues of who is going to pay and how, but completely misses the point of why. I still love my job; very few things are as emotionally rewarding as relieving true pain and suffering, sharing compassionate care and actually saving lives. Please Tell Me Everyone Else Didn't Know These 19 Things Either. I Am in Disbelief! 4. The Tostitos logo encourages sharing Yup, that's right, the second and third Ts are enjoying the chips themselves. 5. Dairy Queen's looking out for your hands That's why the lid is so oddly shaped, to nest the cold bottom piece and protect your hand while enjoying your icy treat. 7.

As long as you've updated to iOS7, that is. 8. Tell your dishwasher, you're welcome. 12. And gallons of ketchup were saved that day. 13. Green Apple took over for Lime in 2013. 17. This easy test will let you know how your egg is before you crack it into your batter. The Fascinating Story Behind Why So Many Nail Technicians Are Vietnamese. Most Americans recognize Tippi Hedren for her starring role in Alfred Hitchcock’s horror film The Birds—but among the Vietnamese American community, her reputation is for something a little more serious: being a cornerstone of the immigrant community's economy. Forty years ago, the Hollywood actor traveled to Hope Village, a Vietnamese refugee camp near Sacramento, California, to meet with a group of women who had recently fled the takeover of South Vietnam by the armed forces of Communist leader Ho Chi Minh.

Hedren was aware of the difficulties the refugees had faced and had been trying before her visit to think of a skill or trade she could help the women learn so they could support themselves in their adopted country. When she met with the group, she was surprised to find they were enamored with her manicure. “We were trying to find vocations for them. I brought in seamstresses and typists—any way for them to learn something,” she told the BBC. “And they loved my fingernails.” 20 Misused Words That Make Smart People Look Dumb | Dr. Travis Bradberry.

We're all tempted to use words that we're not too familiar with. If this were the only problem, I wouldn't have much to write about. That's because we're cautious with words we're unsure of and, thus, they don't create much of an issue for us. It's the words that we think we're using correctly that wreak the most havoc. We throw them around in meetings, e-mails and important documents (such as resumes and client reports), and they land, like fingernails across a chalkboard, on everyone who has to hear or read them. We're all guilty of this from time to time, myself included. When I write, I hire an editor who is an expert in grammar to review my articles before I post them online. Point is, we can all benefit from opportunities to sharpen the saw and minimize our mistakes. Often, it's the words we perceive as being more "correct" or sophisticated that don't really mean what we think they do.

Have a look to see which of these commonly confused words throw you off. Accept vs. Affect vs. Close. Guns: A way of life in Wyoming. Griffin Arms owner Mike Lemke speaks about AR-15 rifle production at his office last Thursday in Cheyenne. Michael Smith/staff CHEYENNE -- Fourteen children lie flat on the floor at the Laramie County Shooting Sports Complex, each peering through the sight of an air rifle, preparing to fire on targets across the room. Most are 10 or younger. All are members of 4-H and have been learning the basics of gun use for weeks now. Today, they're learning how to fire in the prone position. "I want you to explain the three R's we talked about and the three safety rules we talked about," shooting instructor Paul Dey says.

One instructor, Sheri Olson, sits with Madison Merrell, 9, of Cheyenne. “What are the three R’s?” “Respect, restraint and responsibility,” the girl replies. “And what does restraint mean?” “No!” And thus another generation of Wyomingites is inducted into the state’s gun culture, where guns aren’t weapons, they are a way of life. And Old West tradition continues According to the U.S. Mixed salt (Шарена сол, sharena sol) | Meals Of Bulgaria. History and interesting facts If we make a list of the 10 most used Bulgarian spices for our traditional dishes, the mixed salt will most certainly top it. It is the most Bulgarian spice that has existed up to this day.

Many generations have been familiar with it since long ago and have grown with this magical spice on their home tables. It is not a coincidence that an ancient tradition of formal folk Bulgarian reception involves an offering of a morsel of home-baked bread dunked in mixed salt. This spice is deeply rooted in our history and national cuisine. A lot of Bulgarians that go abroad include the mixed salt in their luggage. This totem of our motherland evokes many powerful memories about in the mind of anyone having the honor to be born in Bulgaria.

There are countless recipes for preparing mixed salt. Base ingredients of the home-made mixed salt: Here are a few additional ingredients that you can add in order to personalize your blend. 2 parts parsley 2 parts fenugreek Like this: Car Essentials Checklist – Car Advice. Ever gone to run an errand, only to realize you didn’t have change for the parking meter? Those days could be over with this handy list of things to keep in your car, from our friends at PureWow. Whether you’re a slob or a neat freak, an auto enthusiast or a total driving spaz, the fact remains that there are 27 things you need to have in your car at all times. You heard us: 27. Read on to see what. 1. Your Registration You? Speeding? 2. 3. 4. 5. 6. 7. 8. 9. 10. 11. 12. 13. 14. 15. 16. 17. 18. 19. 20. 21. 22. 23. 24. 25. 26. 27. You Might Also Like:9 Pretty Things You Can Make Yourself »22 Tips for Really Pretty Nails »7 Surprisingly Healthy Foods » Photo: Seb Oliver/Getty.

14 Untranslatable Words Explained With Cute Illustrations. EmailEmail How often are you at a serious “loss of words”? Luckily, with “Untranslatable Words” Marija Tiurina has collected, explained, and illustrated 14 non-English words we could certainly use. Of course, schadenfreude – joy at someone’s misfortune – isn’t that exotic and is likely known to anyone who writes for the internet. The others are definitely something. Everyone in the office is in love with “cafune”, the Brazillian Portuguese word for gently running fingers through somebody’s hair, and “age-otori”, Japanese for “looking worse after a haircut”, is also useful. Marija Tiurina is a London based artist with a vibrant, somewhat cartoony style. According to translation methodology, what Ms. So this would make the list closer to 13 words, but, as they say. c’est la vie!

More info: | Facebook | (h/t: boredpanda) Cafuné – the act of tenderly running fingers through someone’s hair Palegg – anything and everything that you can put on a slice of bread. The Best and Worst Places to Grow Up: How Your Area Compares. How much extra money a county causes children in poor families to make, compared with children in poor families nationwide. Manhattan is very bad for income mobility for children in poor families. It is better than only about 7 percent of counties.

Location matters – enormously. If you’re poor and live in the New York area, it’s better to be in Putnam County than in Manhattan or the Bronx. Not only that, the younger you are when you move to Putnam, the better you will do on average. Children who move at earlier ages are less likely to become single parents, more likely to go to college and more likely to earn more. But even Putnam County is below the national average. These findings, particularly those that show how much each additional year matters, are from a new study by Raj Chetty and Nathaniel Hendren that has huge consequences on how we think about poverty and mobility in the United States. It’s among the worst counties in the U.S. in helping poor children up the income ladder.

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