Amoena

19 Feb 19
Birds of the Bible For Kids

“And the foundations of the wall of the city were garnished with all manner of precious stones… (Revelation 21:19a KJV) I was going to write a new Avian and Attributes article for today. If you read the last post, Heaven’s New Jerusalem and Birds – Introduction, then you are aware that a new series is coming.  While […]

19 Feb 19
Lee's Birdwatching Adventures Plus

“And the foundations of the wall of the city were garnished with all manner of precious stones… (Revelation 21:19a KJV) I was going to write a new Avian and Attributes article for today. If you read the last post, Heaven’s New Jerusalem and Birds – Introduction, then you are aware that a new series is coming.  While […]

19 Feb 19
The Scottish Sun
RITA Ora is known around the world as a superstar singer, model and actress. But now another member of her family is stepping into the limelight – her mum, Vera. Here’s her story. Meet Rita Ora’s mum Vera Who is Rita Ora’s mum Vera? Vera Sahatçiu, 55, is a psychiatrist who lives in London but is organically from Kosovo. She is married to her husband Nick and has three children – Elena, 30, Rita, 28, and 21-year-old Don. Vera and her family left Kosovo for political reasons, because of the persecution of Albanians initiated with the disintegration of Yugoslavia. They relocated to London in 1991, when Rita was a year old and the family settled in Notting Hill. Rita with her mum as a child When did Vera have breast cancer? Vera underwent a mastectomy after being diagnosed with breast cancer in 2005 aged 39. Speaking about the ordeal she said: “The whole family is still left with the anxieties that cancer ingrains. Rita gets anxious and sometimes has panic attacks.” She added: “(At the time) Rita rebelled a little, bunking off school for a couple of weeks. It was her mental escape.” The pair have a close relationship What is Vera’s new swimwear range? In February 2019, it was revealed that Vera is the face of a post-mastectomy swimwear range. The collection has been designed by Melissa Odabash for the brand Amoena and launched by breast cancer charity Future Dreams. She told Hello! why she chose to front the campaign: “It was difficult to hide my (mastectomy) scars on holiday “I felt self-conscious and would try to cover up or sew fabric into my swimming tops. But then I discovered the Amoena range, which is designed especially for women like me. “It’s so soft and figure-flattering and makes you feel wonderful.” [article-rail-topic title=”latest on rita” term_id=”1697″ posts_number=”6″ /] What has Rita Ora said about her mum? Rita, who is known for her work as a model, is proud of her mum fronting the swimwear campaign. She told Hello!: “My mum inspires me every single day. “I’m so proud of her. She’s the ultimate real role model.” [bc_video video_id=”5994812754001″ account_id=”5067014667001″ player_id=”default” embed=”in-page” padding_top=”56%” autoplay=”” min_width=”0px” max_width=”640px” width=”100%” height=”100%” caption=”Rita Ora stuns in pink dress at Formula E race in hottest ever day in Santiago, Chile “]  
19 Feb 19
The Irish Sun
RITA Ora is known around the world as a superstar singer, model and actress. But now another member of her family is stepping into the limelight – her mum, Vera. Here’s her story. Meet Rita Ora’s mum Vera Who is Rita Ora’s mum Vera? Vera Sahatçiu, 55, is a psychiatrist who lives in London but is organically from Kosovo. She is married to her husband Nick and has three children – Elena, 30, Rita, 28, and 21-year-old Don. Vera and her family left Kosovo for political reasons, because of the persecution of Albanians initiated with the disintegration of Yugoslavia. They relocated to London in 1991, when Rita was a year old and the family settled in Notting Hill. Rita with her mum as a child When did Vera have breast cancer? Vera underwent a mastectomy after being diagnosed with breast cancer in 2005 aged 39. Speaking about the ordeal she said: “The whole family is still left with the anxieties that cancer ingrains. Rita gets anxious and sometimes has panic attacks.” She added: “(At the time) Rita rebelled a little, bunking off school for a couple of weeks. It was her mental escape.” The pair have a close relationship What is Vera’s new swimwear range? In February 2019, it was revealed that Vera is the face of a post-mastectomy swimwear range. The collection has been designed by Melissa Odabash for the brand Amoena and launched by breast cancer charity Future Dreams. She told Hello! why she chose to front the campaign: “It was difficult to hide my (mastectomy) scars on holiday “I felt self-conscious and would try to cover up or sew fabric into my swimming tops. But then I discovered the Amoena range, which is designed especially for women like me. “It’s so soft and figure-flattering and makes you feel wonderful.” [article-rail-topic title=”latest on rita” term_id=”1697″ posts_number=”6″ /] What has Rita Ora said about her mum? Rita, who is known for her work as a model, is proud of her mum fronting the swimwear campaign. She told Hello!: “My mum inspires me every single day. “I’m so proud of her. She’s the ultimate real role model.” [bc_video video_id=”5994812754001″ account_id=”5067014667001″ player_id=”default” embed=”in-page” padding_top=”56%” autoplay=”” min_width=”0px” max_width=”640px” width=”100%” height=”100%” caption=”Rita Ora stuns in pink dress at Formula E race in hottest ever day in Santiago, Chile “]  
19 Feb 19
The Sun
RITA Ora is known around the world as a superstar singer, model and actress. But now another member of her family is stepping into the limelight – her mum, Vera. Here’s her story. Meet Rita Ora’s mum Vera Who is Rita Ora’s mum Vera? Vera Sahatçiu, 55, is a psychiatrist who lives in London but is organically from Kosovo. She is married to her husband Nick and has three children – Elena, 30, Rita, 28, and 21-year-old Don. Vera and her family left Kosovo for political reasons, because of the persecution of Albanians initiated with the disintegration of Yugoslavia. They relocated to London in 1991, when Rita was a year old and the family settled in Notting Hill. Rita with her mum as a child When did Vera have breast cancer? Vera underwent a mastectomy after being diagnosed with breast cancer in 2005 aged 39. Speaking about the ordeal she said: “The whole family is still left with the anxieties that cancer ingrains. Rita gets anxious and sometimes has panic attacks.” She added: “(At the time) Rita rebelled a little, bunking off school for a couple of weeks. It was her mental escape.” The pair have a close relationship What is Vera’s new swimwear range? In February 2019, it was revealed that Vera is the face of a post-mastectomy swimwear range. The collection has been designed by Melissa Odabash for the brand Amoena and launched by breast cancer charity Future Dreams. She told Hello! why she chose to front the campaign: “It was difficult to hide my (mastectomy) scars on holiday “I felt self-conscious and would try to cover up or sew fabric into my swimming tops. But then I discovered the Amoena range, which is designed especially for women like me. “It’s so soft and figure-flattering and makes you feel wonderful.” [article-rail-topic title=”latest on rita” term_id=”1697″ posts_number=”6″ /] What has Rita Ora said about her mum? Rita, who is known for her work as a model, is proud of her mum fronting the swimwear campaign. She told Hello!: “My mum inspires me every single day. “I’m so proud of her. She’s the ultimate real role model.” [bc_video video_id=”5994812754001″ account_id=”5067014667001″ player_id=”default” embed=”in-page” padding_top=”56%” autoplay=”” min_width=”0px” max_width=”640px” width=”100%” height=”100%” caption=”Rita Ora stuns in pink dress at Formula E race in hottest ever day in Santiago, Chile “]  
07 Feb 19
Ais Software Development

Summary : Do you realize what Size you are? Have you had yourself estimated by a specialist? What will you utilize the bra for, support, sports, inclusion and so on..? Body: Do you realize what Size you are? Have you had yourself estimated by a specialist? What will you utilize the bra for, support, sports, […]

24 Jan 19
Market Research

The Research report presents a complete assessment of the Market and contains a future trend,current growth factors,attentive opinions,facts,and industry validated market data.The research study provides estimates for Glass Bubbles Market Forecast till 2025.Some are the key players taken under coverage for this study are 3M,RTP Company,Revchem Composites,Zhongke Yali Technology Co.,Ltd,Langfang Olan Glass Beads Co.,Ltd. Request Free […]

22 Jan 19
Why Evolution Is True

Today’s contribution is another batch of beautiful bird photos by reader Colin Franks (website here, Instagram here, and Facebook page here). The IDs are his: Northern Pygmy Owl (Glaucidium gnoma): Chestnut-backed Chickadee (Poecile rufescens): Anna’s Hummingbird (Calypte anna): Downy Woodpecker (Picoides pubescens): American Goldfinch (Spinus tristis): Lazuli Bunting (Passerina amoena): Great Horned Owlets (Bubo virginianus): Red-winged Blackbird (female) […]

15 Jan 19
The Field Naturalist Ballarat

    Have you ever visited the Loddon Falls Reserve near Glenlyon, the scenery is magnificent and the Manna Gums are huge?     Another place to visit is the Spargo Creek Mineral Springs off the Daylesford Road. On a visit at Christmas time we noticed twining fringe-lily and podolepis, which we hadn’t noticed there […]

04 Jan 19
Primrose Fields

The first Primula up and blooming were the oxlips. For a few years, I have had three purple oxlips (P. elatior ssp. meyeri, or P. amoena), all pins. I need a good purple thrum, or a few good thrums, to pollinate the pins. Among 2018’s first-timers were two pink thrums, and I used the strongest […]

01 Dec 18
Top Dog Tips

The idea of gardening when you have a dog can be daunting. Even if you do not garden but have plants around, not only do you have to be sure that your pup won’t dig up those plants, but you also must be knowledgeable about plants safe for dogs and plants toxic to dogs, in […]

30 Nov 18
Writing Helena

To my amazement I am getting close to finishing Chapter 1 of the book, despite only being able to squeeze in writing a paragraph here and there between teaching, admin and other research projects. To be fair, this has only become possible because I decided to turn my original Chapter 1 plan into two chapters, […]