World's Largest Hanging Flower Basket - Urban Gardens
Photo: Ken Lennox Towering 25 ft above the ground, a 20 x 10ft flower basket known as ‘The Hanging Gardens of Paddington’, contains over 100 different varieties of plants and flowers, including orchids, roses, ivy, daisies, gerberas, ferns, conifers and moss. Photo: the Mischief Group The world’s largest hanging basket weighs more than ¼ ton […]
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The Statue of Zeus at Olympia was made by the Greek sculptor Phidias, circa 432 BC on the site where it was erected in the Temple of Zeus, Olympia, Greece. It was one of the Seven Wonders of the Ancient World.
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The Seven Wonders of the World: -Statue of Zues at Olympia -Mausoleum of Maussollos at Halicarnassus -Hanging Gardens of Babylon -Great Pyramid of Giza -Temple of Artemis at Ephesus -Colossus of Rhodes -Lighthouse of Alexandria
The Colossus of Rhodes from a series of the Seven Wonders of the Ancient World... | 1st Art Gallery
The Colossus of Rhodes from a series of the Seven Wonders of the Ancient World
The Great Barrier Reef located near Australia is one of the seven wonders of the natural world, and pulling away from it, and viewing it from a greater distance, you can understand why. It is larger than the Great Wall of China and the only living thing on earth visible from space.
Mausoleum of Halicarnassus was a tomb built between 353 and 350 BC. It was sanctioned by the Persian queen Artemisia for her husband, Mausolus of Caria, and was completed three years after his death. The tomb was built atop a hill overlooking the city, was approximately 148 feet high and enclosed by a courtyard, at the centre of which stood a stone platform where the tomb sat. The most impressive features of the tomb were the numerous life-size statues and decorations – lions, people…
The Waldorf Way
removing the training wheels of the waldorf way Six years ago, I started the journey into Waldorf education and became a teacher at a private school in northern California. Six years ago was when I also first posted to this blog (178 blog posts!). I had shared my thoughts and experiences in Waldorf and the gems of family life. This year, I shifted my professional life away from being a full time Waldorf teacher, and it just feels right that I now close the book on The Waldorf Way. Being on…