Before returning to the real world, I like to take inventory of my favorite things and update the items that help keep me organized.
I would be lost without my planner and phone, and fortunately, there are so many cute options for both!
The first day of the Chinese New Year, meanwhile, occurred with the second new moon after the winter solstice.
Each day our team delivers you peace of mind by leveraging our professional expertise, networks and technology to protect and grow the future of your business and family.These hunts are a source of conflict between pro- and anti-whaling countries and organizations. N.'s International Court of Justice, in addition to other Nations, scientists, and environmental organizations consider the Japanese research program to be unnecessary and lacking scientific merit, and describe it as a thinly disguised commercial whaling operation.Japan maintains that annual whaling is sustainable and necessary for scientific study and management of whale stocks, though the Antarctic minke whale populations have declined since the beginning of the JARPA program Archeological evidence in the form of whale remains discovered in burial mounds suggests that whales have been consumed in Japan since the Jōmon period (between c. Without the means to engage in active whaling, consumption at that time primarily stemmed from stranded whales.During the Akitu, statues of the gods were paraded through the city streets, and rites were enacted to symbolize their victory over the forces of chaos.Through these rituals the Babylonians believed the world was symbolically cleansed and recreated by the gods in preparation for the new year and the return of spring.