Kirkgate Market in Leeds, England. Designed by Joseph and John Leeming and built during Leeds’ hay-day as a textiles and industrial manufacturer in the mid 1800’s, it still stands as the largest covered market in Europe today.[1552×1164]

Kirkgate Market in Leeds, England. Designed by Joseph and John Leeming and built during Leeds’ hay-day as a textiles and industrial manufacturer in the mid 1800’s, it still stands as the largest covered market in Europe today.[1552×1164]

Pair of crupper pendants (63 cm, 1,4 kg each), Tibet 14th–15th cc. Made of delicately chiseled and pierced iron covered in a thin layer of gold. Crupper pendants would hang from the straps behind the saddle on either side of a horse[2870×4000]

Pair of crupper pendants (63 cm, 1,4 kg each), Tibet 14th–15th cc. Made of delicately chiseled and pierced iron covered in a thin layer of gold. Crupper pendants would hang from the straps behind the saddle on either side of… Continue Reading

swede and carrot mash, a potato rosti covered in cheese sauce., and butternut squash rosti with mushrooms and sweet potato, lamb, venison, sausages wrapped in bacon, roast parsnips, Brussels sprouts a whole roast onion, sage and onion stuffing, roast potatoes, runner beans and gravy

swede and carrot mash, a potato rosti covered in cheese sauce., and butternut squash rosti with mushrooms and sweet potato, lamb, venison, sausages wrapped in bacon, roast parsnips, Brussels sprouts a whole roast onion, sage and onion stuffing, roast potatoes,… Continue Reading

Scythian stag, c 5th Century BC. Leather antlers, wooden body, originally covered in gold leaf. Originally top of headdress, found in a burial chamber in the Altai mountains. [1536×1970]

Scythian stag, c 5th Century BC. Leather antlers, wooden body, originally covered in gold leaf. Originally top of headdress, found in a burial chamber in the Altai mountains. [1536×1970]

As a Parks and Rec employee, THANK YOU to anyone who has ever helped clean up a park. This river used to be covered in trash and it’s pristine again because of one of you. I hope #TrashTag never ends.

As a Parks and Rec employee, THANK YOU to anyone who has ever helped clean up a park. This river used to be covered in trash and it’s pristine again because of one of you. I hope #TrashTag never ends.

“No, the lesser long-nosed bat isn’t normally yellow. This one is covered in pollen after a busy night of drinking nectar,” writes United States Department of the Interior. Photo credit: National Park Service, United States of America [1200 x 868] [OS]

“No, the lesser long-nosed bat isn’t normally yellow. This one is covered in pollen after a busy night of drinking nectar,” writes United States Department of the Interior. Photo credit: National Park Service, United States of America [1200 x 868]… Continue Reading

My SO is going through chemo, and each time she is going as a different theme. This week it is bananas. She’s handing out frozen chocolate covered bananas to other patients and telling them that “This whole thing is bananas!”

My SO is going through chemo, and each time she is going as a different theme. This week it is bananas. She’s handing out frozen chocolate covered bananas to other patients and telling them that “This whole thing is bananas!”