National Geographic Photo Contest 2012: Part II This post features another small sampling of the entrants. (We featured another selection in an October Big Picture post.) View galleries of the thousands of entrants, from which an overall winner and winners in each category of People, Places, Nature will be chosen. – Paula Nelson ( 33 photos total)
Tomato Pie! Don't even think about using low fat or fat free mayo in this recipe - Dukes is the best by far. I made and ate at least a dozen Tomato Pies this summer thanks to two plentiful tomato plants. Instead of using fresh basil, I use about a tablespoon of pesto. Just mix it in with the mayo and spread over the tomatoes.
'Meditation and Motivation" by Anthony Strano for HuffPost. Meditation, in the form of reflection and examination, helps me to create and maintain my motivation. For newness and clarity of perception, ideals and aims, we need to relax our grip on old habits, on old ways of thinking and seeing and thus create a space for something new and inspirational. Click the pic to learn how to sustain motivation through a sense of purpose, identity and contribution.