30.11.12

Miscellaneous Tidbits 5773 - JG 23












(at Burj Khalifa برج خليفة) - touching down on BBJ private aircraft







c’est ça.


a nice comment I received about the tidbits

:) i work as an intern in the swiss magazine "annabelle". Well i saw the main editor reading your tidbits blog, congrats ;)




MY TIDBITS:



As Jews, I feel as if we sometimes relegate ourselves to our own culture, people and holidays. Maybe it’s because we feel like a minority and want to show that we have pride in our own traditions; we don’t need those of the mainstream. Whatever the reason, I know very few Jews who will admit that they like christmas (I do)....my late French born father was Catholic so I do understand......but there is nothing like Hanukkah.....really.....











A toda la gente que me aporte cosas positivas en mi vida y que me haga feliz, siempre se lo voy a agradecer. Tanto a quienes están ahora como a quienes han estado antes.

To all the people who supply me positive things in my life and that makes me happy, I'll always be grateful. Both those who are now and those who have been before.






"CULTURE IS NOT A LUXURY BUT A NECESSITY"



Kislev 16, 5753 was 20 years ago.......

November 30 1992 was 20 years ago..........


[foto de la noticia]

Premiere!!!!!!
70 years ago -Casablanca.........WOW what a film...it has stood the test of time

 Ocholeguas.com, el portal de viajes de Elmundo.es









BON MOTS: Your French Word of the Day


Attention, francophiles - today's French word is...
Vantard, noun, a bragger....however if it is true it is not
bragging.


Things to make you a braggart (or "vantard," in French)...
As in...
"Not to be a vantard, but truly,..this blog is great(smiles)







aka paris.







PIERNAS KILOMETRICAS










PALMERAS KILOMETRICAS

















Saudi Girls and their cell phone camera….No.2








You see, the Kingdom, KSA is a country of contradictions, girls have access to education and enjoy easy luxurious life style for the most part, latest in fashion and clothes, latest in technology etc. BUT, they are still denied their independence; they can’t even drive . If you have never been to KSA it is hard to put the two facts together because being denied such a simple and basic right represents a dominant image of oppression and it’s just natural for someone to think that girls-women must be all wrapped up in black all the time and have access to nothing except the kitchen and all that jazzy stereotypes.
Well, thankfully it is changing. Restrictions are vanishing by the minute and they’ve gotten more outspoken, more demanding and some of them just can’t wait to show that they are actually not that much different after all hence the pictures ;)







BUMBLE AND BUMBLE BY BUMBLE AND BUMBLE





I love it to slick back my hair.....try it is very very nice....













ITALY. Benevento. 1995.
Italian actress Maria-Grazia CUCINOTTA




LA BELLA FIGURA
La Bella Figura - The Beautiful Figure
Signifies a way of living that strives to always embody an authentic image, recognize elegance in simplicity, and beauty in all forms of aesthetics.












Kendra Spears for Versace Underwear Collection for SS 2013















Bill Gates to receive Einstein award from American Friends of the Hebrew University

What do you give the man who has everything? A link with the immortal.








I know lots of people hate Bill Gates and I do not....here is why you should not.....




  • More than any other entrepreneur, Bill Gates is the reason you're using a personal computing device to look at this story right now. For that, he became the world's richest man.
  • Now, Gates is no longer the world's richest man (he is the third richest).....not so shabby......... because he's busy spending his money trying to save the world from disease and poor































  • a kittenish Parisian coquette.” She was the muse and lover of 20th century photographer Jacques Henri Lartigue. Renée Perle was a stunning, elegant, exotic, sophisticated beauty. So effortlessly stylish and graceful

    Renée Perle, was a Romanian Jewish girl who moved to Paris. She became a fashion model and in 1930 she met famous French Photographer Jacques Henri Lartigue (1894-1986) who is considered to be one of the leading photographers of the twentieth century (and my personal favourite). Renée became his muse and lived with Lartigue as his girlfriend.





    ★ Amalie Schou





    I'm predicting Vogue Italia cover in less than a year. A girl like this is what it's all about





    humdinger
    n. Slang
    One that is extraordinary or remarkable:






    This friend got married all of a sudden.....she was engaged to a businessman y de repente(al tiro....
    decided to dump the fiancee and marry the basketball player)....here is a take...una idea de lo que
    aconteció) ....












    nunca debes de tirar piedras contra tu propio tejado.














    a little take on Japan

    Japan is a unique country in the way that traditional architecture, clothing and other elements of daily life exist side-by-side with their Western equivalents, and these differences are baked right into the language. The most common word for "clothing" in Japanese is yohfuku, which literally means "Western clothing" like shirts and slacks and business suits, while traditional Japanese clothing like kimono and yukata are covered under the term wafuku ("Japanese clothing"), a totally different category altogether.








    more tidbits:








    Nutella Pizza - Fresh Strawberries

     prettygirlfood:

Nutella Pizza w. Fresh Strawberries
1/2 Cup Low Fat Milk1/2 Cup Water2 1/4 Teaspoons Instant Yeast1/4 Cup Sugar1 Egg3 Tablespoons Plain Greek Yogurt2 Teaspoons Sea Salt2 Cup All-Purpose Flour2 Cups Cake Flour1 Tablespoon of waterNutellaStrawberriesWarm the milk and water in the microwave. Do not use hot water. If it gets to hot let it cool a touch. Add the sugar and yeast and let proof (let it get all foamy and puffy). I realize you don’t need to with instant yeast, but I do anyway. This should take about 10 minutes.In a large bowl add the egg, yogurt, and salt. Whisk to combine.Once the yeast has proofed, add it to the large bowl with the other ingredients and stir until smooth. Add the flour and mix until the dough begins to come together. Begin to knead the dough, until you produce a smooth ball. I almost always need one additional tablespoon of water. However, I have occasionally skipped it. If







     Wrinkle repair

    Botox, the “Coca-Cola'' of wrinkle-blasting injections, shown above, will continue to be the most popular one in this category, plastic surgeons and dermatologists say, but there is more competition on the horizon.

     PurTox is among the substances that could be

     


     What makes PurTox different? Researchers claim that PurTox is "purer" than Botox, and therefore creates better, longer-lasting results than the wrinkle-reducing injections with which we’re already familiar. The treatment is expected to last from three to five months in most patients





    Well-heeled Miamians and celebrities alike have Dr. Fredric Brandt to thank for their youthful glow.
    and by the way, well-heeled is a snob way to say , "the rich"





     












    Some say that the tall and gorgeous move to NYC to storm catwalks, while the short and stunning move to L.A. to act..





     The tall, leggy beauties dance among the mortals, draped in expensive swaths of cloth, cigarette in one hand, $6K handbag in the other










     

    while the short and stunning move to L.A. to act.




    a reader asked me this??
    What are some good fashion films or documentaries?

    In no particular order:
    • Lagerfeld Confidential (Kaiser Karl without sunglasses)
    • Viktor & Rolf: Because We’re Worth It (the -almost tragic- commercialisation of V&R)
    • Christian Dior: Man Behind The Myth (great insight into the post-war fashion industry)
    • Valentino, The Last Emperor (some serious diva behavior)






    Gordon Gekko: That's the one thing you have to remember about WASPs: they love animals and hate people

    Ever wonder why fund managers can't beat the S&P 500? 'Cause they're sheep, and sheep get slaughtered







    certains des meilleurs, certains d'entre le chic et quelques-unes des belles du monde!!-some of the best, some of the chic and some of the beautiful in the world!!!!

     
    "Les Plus Dorés" - “the most golden”     























    “What you wear is how you present yourself to the world, especially today, when human contacts are so quick. Fashion is instant language.”
    —Miuccia Prada














    besides having global citizen passport - I have also a Louis Vuitton passport (smiles)....I rest my case.....




    LOUIS VUITTON OH LA LA




















    Al-Taweel of Saudi Arabia (wife of Prince AlWaleed Bin Talal)
    Princess Ameera bint Aidan bin Nayef Al-Taweel often called Princess Amira al-Taweel, in the English-language press, is a Saudi Arabian princess and philanthropist.




      

    Lovely music, and I just admire princess Ameerah. Apparently I am not the only one :)
























































    FASHION MUSINGS:





















































    NEWSTAND:




    If there is one thing I can’t live without it’s books and magazines. Although I suppose that would be two things, but as far as I’m concerned they go hand in hand. The fact that I have an infinite supply of both literally at my fingertips never ceases to amaze and delight me. One might even say I’m a bit of a hoarder of both, but I refuse to feel any shame about that.

    What I am reading this week........




































    MY PARTING SHOTS:









    Pearl necklaces mean different things to different people. To some they are an expensive sphere pulled from the slimy innards of an ocean pearl, to others they are a timeless gift of class and elegance while a minority of pranksters perceives a pearl necklace as a rite of passage that simultaneously impresses their mates and ensures they never have another date with the recipient of their unwelcome endowment. Regardless of one’s leanings when it comes to this social Rorschach test, it is undeniable that rich people love pearl necklaces, Mikimoto or otherwise.
    PD
    lest we forget those who have spent tons of cash on their breast implants for them the pearls serve as an excuse,
    to have people stare at their chests...not that the pearls are needed  -but it is an front.




    ÉCOUTEZ! BB Brunes

     "Have you heard of BB Brunes?"
      Most people have not, even though they're très grand in Paris - and they have tons of sold out concerts to prove it.
    Named after the Serge Gainsbourg song "Initials BB" and Boulevard Brune in Paris, the band has a 2009 Victoire award - the French version of a Grammy - and has three albums so far: 2007's Blonde Comme Toi (Blond Like Me), 2009's Nico Teen Love, and the recently released Long Courrier (Long Run).





     Check out the video above to see what the frenzy's all about -- not only is their sound great, but their style's fantastique, too...




    I have a lot of models that read the tidbits so they asked me to post something to this effect.....

    Models and the agencies that represent them..........





































    Melvita brand has released 100% natural oil L'Or bio for face, body and hair, which includes five types of oil collected in different parts of the world





     SAMPA










    restaurantes que eu mais curto em São Paulo:
    Para ir sempre – Amo tudo: comida, ambiente, astral





     


     


     









     















    The native name of Israel is Yisra'el

    I am ...Israel is Israel...this blog is the truth as the world and life is.......



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