Apartment Therapy – Small Spaces

Apartment Therapy – Small Spaces

 [apartment therapy]

Vocabulary to learn after watching the video :

  • Less to clean
  • Easier to maintain things
  • Functionality – Everything has a purpose
  • I have to have a bunch of things
  • Pots and pans
  • Re-do the kitchen
  • We live in the kitchen
  • Sliding doors
  • We have a little bit of privacy
  • The kitty litter box
  • My stuff stays closer to the floor and his stuff stays closer to the ceiling
  • You only surround yourself with things you love
  • There is no room for extra stuff you don’t need
Breakfast Time – Baked Omelette Roll

Breakfast Time – Baked Omelette Roll

Recipe :  all recipes

Vocabulary to learn after watching the video :

  • It bakes in the oven
  • Six servings of breakfast ready all at the same time
  • Ground black pepper
  • An interesting crossover between a crepe and eggs
  • Your favourite filling ingredients
  • Shredded sharp cheddar cheese
  • Bake the omelette in a pre-heated oven
  • Until the eggs are set
  • Place it onto a  serving platter
  • Cut into 6 equal sized portions
  • The variations are endless

What stands between you and where you want to be?

What stands between you and where you want to be?

 

   [soulpancake]

Vocabulary to learn after watching the video :

  • There are pressures all the time
  • Follow their dreams
  • They think it’s corny
  • The fruit comes off the vine
  • People try to discourage me
  • I wanted to quit
  • The energy you put into it
  • There are always things to look forward to it
  • Take the risk
  • You have beautiful experiences along the way
  • Run a business
  • I am creating the world I want to live in
  • Making art and reaching people
  • Setting a goal
  • Success is when you’re happy with yourself
  • Don’t accept the no, ever
One woman, four camels and 1700 miles

One woman, four camels and 1700 miles

Watch the following video :

 [BBC World Service]

Vocabulary to learn after watching the video :

  • She decided to set off on this strange journey
  • The Australian outback
  • People talk about the hardship of what she faced out there
  • She talks about the wonder of it
  • Being alone, the solitude, seeing more stars you could possibly imagine at night
  • Learning to trust your own instincts
  • A Heroic person
  • She has this very unusual attraction towards the things that frighten her
  • The camels seem to respond to her so well
  • They were like 2000 pound dogs
  • They steal food from her
  • They are one person animals
What do you think the world needs more of ?

What do you think the world needs more of ?

Watch the following video :

  (soulpancake)

Vocabulary to learn after watching the video :

The world needs…

  • More passion
  • Understanding one another
  • Better teachers
  • An interest in people and ideas as opposed to things
  • Women that  are comfortable with their bodies
  • Understanding different cultures
  • Connection, human connection
  • What we need is more of less
  • More smiles
The fortress town of Monemvasia, Greece

The fortress town of Monemvasia, Greece

Watch the following video :

Monemvasia.gr

Vocabulary to learn after watching the video :

  • The fortress town of Monemvasia
  • Conquerors have left their mark
  • A medieval monument
  • Restored buildings
  • Coastal destinations
  • Traditional fishing villages
  • Easily accessible beaches
  • An abundant variety of shapes and colours
  • Guided tours
  • Exploring nature
  • A wide range of flora and fauna
  • An ideal destination for nature lovers
  • Ancient ruins
  • Extra virgin olive oil

Map of  the area :

http://eng.ardamis.gr/
http://eng.ardamis.gr/
Give kids back their wildhood

Give kids back their wildhood

Watch the following video :

gorving canada
gorving.ca

Vocabulary to learn after watching the video :

  • Kids want their wildhood back
  • They want to play, not have play dates
  • They want to get dirty, not get sanitized
  • They want to wander
  • Be left alone for more than 5 minutes
  • They want to sleep in a bunk
  • Stare at the stars past their bedtime
  • Eat with their hands
  • Eat from a stick
  • Visit their neighbour without a chaperone
  • They want to run, skip and roam free
  • Let’s give them back their wildhood
A Birthday to Remember

A Birthday to Remember

Watch the following video :

 

bug snacks
kin community

Vocabulary to learn after watching the video :

  • In honor of this huge and happy celebration
  • Favorite party ideas
  • Bug snacks
  • When my daughter turned one
  • Great idea to throw a lady bug picnic
  • Sandwich crackers
  • Spread cream cheese over the top
  • A cherry tomato and slice it in half
  • Food coloring
  • Next up are the spiders
  • Twist apart
  • Break them in half
  • A little dollop of peanut butter
  • Colorful candy pieces
  • Mini chocolate chips
  • How adorable is that
  • Fruits and veggies
  • A butterfly display
  • A huge bug buffet
  • Anything that looks like a garden
  • I hope you have a fabulous birthday celebration