These lovable cat-themed sweets were made by Caroline, a Japanese housewife. She creates them annually on Cat’s Day — February 22. The cat-shaped sweets are nerikiri: a traditional Japanese sweet made by mixing sweet white bean paste and glutinous rice. Caroline tints and sculpts them into various shapes and styles; then puts them on pancakes and doughnuts as edible decorations. They’re just too cute to eat!
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Trot Lovers Drama Review
A pop romantic drama.
Well, the drama didn’t really make me love it so much. It did serves as a drama you can watch to give entertainment while waiting for the best drama to come. I do appreciate the acting prowess of the main leads especially their chemistry and singing talents. Actually, the musical drama was original in some way because it focuses to a different genre of music. I think that was their edge. The storyline was not good enough because they are already predictable (some parts of it) and ordinary. I love how they insert funny moments with the other characters when the episode is kind of boring. The production was rushed but at least it did finish as something good. It is something that suffices your hunger for drama for a short period of time. Another thing I love with this drama is because of their music especially the soundtrack and featured songs. If you are bored, you can watch this entertaining, comedic drama.
Plot:Jang Joon-Hyun (Ji Hyun-Woo) is a talented and popular musician. He looks down upon the traditional trot music genre. Meanwhile, Choi Choon-Hee supports her family by herself and she is crazy about trot music. A romantic relationship begins between these two individuals.
Plot source: asianwiki.com
King of High School Life Conduct Drama Review
A wonderful escape from reality.
Well, the king of high school life is beautifully made because it is light, funny and romantic. It might be any usual romantic comedy dramas but this one serves a different taste. It made me giggle every time I watch the drama. I always wait every week and anticipate what will happen next. It is never boring because every episode is exciting and funny. The actors really did have chemistry especially Seo In Guk and Lee Ha Na. They were able to establish a spark in the relationship side. I even love their kissing scenes (hahahaha…..) because it’s so sweet and cute. It might be a simple drama but what makes it amazing is the actor’s ability as well as the good storyline. A must- watch drama you shouldn’t miss wherein love transcends age.
P.S. Seo In Guk is a good actor. He can pull it off having 2 different roles and even hot.. WOHOOO!!!
Plot:Lee Min-Seok (Seo In-Guk) is a high school student who plays ice hockey for his school. One day, he suddenly begins works as a company director instead of his older brother. At work, he meets Jung Soo-Young (Lee Ha-Na) who is a temporary employee there.
Plot source: asianwiki.com
Capturing Portraits Without Faces with @the69th.
For more portraits without faces, browse the #portraitwithoutface hashtag and follow Anna Pavlova (@the69th) on Instagram.
“‘Why is the person in the portrait always turned away from you’, everyone asks me,” says Russia Instagrammer Anna Pavlova (@the69th), whose #portraitwithoutface hashtag series features photos lacking faces. “My photos have people who don’t show their faces, but there are still people in the shot,” she explains. “Portraits without faces are like an open-ended romance. Everyone can think what they like about the shot. Is this person in the portrait happy or not? Maybe the person is excited or just calmly enjoying the world around.” Want to try taking a #portraitwithoutface shot of your own? “Use different angles and props for the shot,” Anna advises. “For example, use green leaves, basketball balls or matte glass to cover the face in the shot.” She adds, “Do not forget about backgrounds such as a picturesque landscape or a colorful wall—there are a lot of angles worth exploring to make your faceless portrait unique!”
Capturing the Moods of the Sea with @rochajuliana
For more photos from Copacabana’s moody shorelines, follow @rochajuliana on Instagram.
“I am not sure where Copacabana beach ends and Juliana begins,” says Brazil Instagrammer Juliana Rocha (@rochajuliana) of her #copacabanasentimental photo project. Each day, Juliana shoots Rio de Janeiro’s Copacabana beach in an attempt to capture the beach’s daily moods through photography and witty captions.
Although she’s originally from Brazil’s Northeastern state of Ceará, Juliana has always felt a draw to Copacabana over the eight years that she has lived in Rio. “The beach is the place where the ocean meets the sky,” she says. “Its infinite nature symbolizes everything that is unknown about life.” Her photo series began on a day when she came up with what she describes as an “infuriated” sea. From then on, she felt increasingly in tune with the waters. “In the beginning,” she explains, “I was able to separate my emotions from the emotions of the sea. Today, it’s as if my feelings and the emotion in the photos blend together completely.”
Attachments Book Review
Rainbow Rowell never fails me to pull the strings of my heart. She has the ability to make someone fall in love again. I personally love the attachments because it was refreshing, romantic and light. The author has given a different story about emails. I love the characters because they exemplify different attitudes not the usual things you read in other books. There are times I don’t like the lead character because how he faces life but overall I think maybe this man is indeed dramatic. I even want the story was real, if only if?! The book was creatively done because it alternately shows the storyline point of view wherein you can also read the emails. I learned a lot from this book because it taught us that love has no boundaries and that there is such thing as love before at first sight. Maybe love can be something that is beyond the human emotion. As for the attachments, it was comedic edgy novel and Rowell delve into a wonderful different genre to the point it made me smile, laugh, cry and imagine. A must-read you shouldn’t miss because it is original, techie, funny and full of surprises.
Plot: "Hi, I’m the guy who reads your e-mail, and also, I love you … "
Beth Fremont and Jennifer Scribner-Snyder know that somebody is monitoring their work e-mail. (Everybody in the newsroom knows. It’s company policy.) But they can’t quite bring themselves to take it seriously. They go on sending each other endless and endlessly hilarious e-mails, discussing every aspect of their personal lives.
Meanwhile, Lincoln O’Neill can’t believe this is his job now- reading other people’s e-mail. When he applied to be “internet security officer,” he pictured himself building firewalls and crushing hackers- not writing up a report every time a sports reporter forwards a dirty joke.
When Lincoln comes across Beth’s and Jennifer’s messages, he knows he should turn them in. But he can’t help being entertained-and captivated-by their stories.
By the time Lincoln realizes he’s falling for Beth, it’s way too late to introduce himself.
What would he say … ?
Plot source: http://www.goodreads.com/