detail from Hoover : the story of a crusade. (1926)
The marks on the carpet show how long each stroke should be and a metronome guides her in making a given number of strokes per minute. By measuring her carbon—dioxide exhalation while she works, the amount of energy required to sweep with different devices and in different ways—slow, fast, long strokes, short strokes, etc.—is accurately determined. Such tests were made to determine Hoover technique and they demonstrated that the Hoover offers
the least fatiguing way of cleaning carpets and rugs
More like PORKOUR
pun husky dot jpeg
Disney movies in order of historical setting
(Excludes most of the package films. Some films, eg The Lion King, are impossible to pin down exactly and some, like Aladdin and Treasure Planet, are anachronistic, so these are estimations. A few have been split into 2 if there is more than one time period in the movie, and sequels have been put together.)
Last year for Easter, we got these cool egg decorating kits, with markers, stickers, stencils etc.
I was trying to do an elaborate floral pattern on my eggs, but the stencil kept slipping. I got reeeeally distraught. More distraught than I had any right to be. But no matter how much I concentrated, I couldn’t get the stencil to stay in the right place.
I was having an eggs n’ stencil crisis.
you are my sunshine
my only sunshine
you make me happy
when skies are gray
you’ll never know dear
how much i love you
please dont take
my sunshine away
this is the most beautiful post i have ever seen I’m my life
This makes me a happy Irish man
my sister just tried to ask me if i wanted to go to bed but instead it came out “Do you need to use the sleep?”
and then she just kinda looked really horrified at herself and whispered
"Maybe i need to use the sleep"
Informal infographic depicting evolution
Having anxiety is frustrating, not just because of the actual symptoms, but it feels like NOBODY UNDERSTANDS. When you try to explain to someone how nervous or scared you are, they always seem to brush you off and tell you you’re being silly. Words cannot DESCRIBE the utter…
If I’m able to, then perhaps I’ll be closer to portraying a true expression of love.
-Hayao Miyazaki (x)
When you read a book you remember your life
For Weekend magazine Essay section. ©geraldinesy2014 published.
Sometimes I don’t want to explain my mood to anyone and I want to be quiet but then people think that’s a personal attack on them like nah don’t flatter yourself I wouldn’t silence myself on your account I just don’t feel like talking right now
Don’t be scared. I’m a shapeshifter too!