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Lola

ORIGIN:
Diminutive of “Dolores”, meaning “sorrowful”. May also be used (in a roundabout sort of way) as a diminutive of “Dorothy” or “ 78 more words

English

#90: Swing Time

Neither of us has seen this movie, so it’s exciting to watching a new (to us) classic movie together — and what better way than with a fun musical featuring Fred Astaire and Ginger Rogers? 557 more words

Why Don't You Do Right? - The Amazing Peggy Lee.

I listen to Peggy Lee constantly.  I listen to her when I’m driving, when I’m baking or cooking, when I’m doing the dishes.  Her voice is absoloutely amazing and she is by far one of my favourite singers. 336 more words

Fashion

Spring Frivolity: Vermouth-Cassis from the 1930s

So far, the recipes I’ve been reading in my grandmother’s cookbooks from the 1930s focus more on healthy family dinners than frivolity. My search for something more festive took me to the… 201 more words

Food