Every Baby Shower Needs Great Baby Shower Games!

Written by Randy Wilson


Games for a baby shower helprepparttar baby shower hostess make sure that all guests feel at ease.

In most cases, onlyrepparttar 143833 mother-to-be knows allrepparttar 143834 invited guests, sorepparttar 143835 introductions as well as conversation starters arerepparttar 143836 responsibility ofrepparttar 143837 hostess.

Babyshower games are a popular way to breakrepparttar 143838 ice and give people a reason to mingle and talk to others, especiallyrepparttar 143839 people they donít know.

When games for a babyshower are introduced and managed well they makerepparttar 143840 guests want to stay longer. They also giverepparttar 143841 expectant mother a little stress-free fun and enjoyment Ė which is something she really needs at this stage of her pregnancy.

As a hostess you should be creative withrepparttar 143842 baby shower party games and select games that are age appropriate. More than likely your attendees have been to many other baby showers and they will find it a little boring, ifrepparttar 143843 same old babyshower party games are played.

Moissanite Earrings, The Modern Brazilian Beetle.

Written by Peter Crump


The history of earrings is a varied history indeed. Andrepparttar latest inrepparttar 143821 long line of female body adornments known as earrings are Moissanite earrings. Moissanite is takingrepparttar 143822 jewelry world by storm and moissanite earrings are no exception.

Moissanite earrings, well earrings in general anyway, are a fashion with a long history. They are believed to have originated around 3000 BC. Fashioned often in gold, silver or bronze, numerous examples of earrings dating from around 2500 BC torepparttar 143823 time of Christ have been unearthed.

Many fascinating examples have been uncovered fromrepparttar 143824 royal graves in Iraq!

Earring styles have varied enormously overrepparttar 143825 last 3500 years. Earrings were often buried withrepparttar 143826 dead, as were many other forms of fashionable jewelry ofrepparttar 143827 time. This is fortunate as it allows us to determine exactly what earrings were popular at various times in our history.

Around 1350 BC hoop earrings were popular which fitted inside a larger hole inrepparttar 143828 ear than would normally berepparttar 143829 case. We can only imagine what it would have taken to producerepparttar 143830 hole inrepparttar 143831 ear inrepparttar 143832 first place! Probably a small hoop earring at first, followed by larger ones as time progressed.

Earrings had styles and motifs which fittedrepparttar 143833 times. For example in Greek society aroundrepparttar 143834 second century BC earrings often displayed motifs ofrepparttar 143835 gods ofrepparttar 143836 time. And precious stones also adornedrepparttar 143837 ears ofrepparttar 143838 wealthy women ofrepparttar 143839 time to display their riches.

From aroundrepparttar 143840 third torepparttar 143841 tenth century AD earrings were overtaken by head adornments which often coveredrepparttar 143842 entire side ofrepparttar 143843 face. And then for a few centuries after that long hair styles and high collars coveredrepparttar 143844 ears and earrings lost their appeal.

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