Starring in the touring production of Calendar Girls, which stops in Glasgow, Aberdeen, Inverness and Edinburgh over the next few weeks, she had to strip naked for the show’s publicity shoot just weeks after giving birth.And after piling on three and a half stones, going from a size eight to an 18, it was hardly an inviting prospect.At a time when most new mums would rather gnaw off their own arm than part with their jogging bottoms, the actress had no option but to grin and bare it, wobbly bits and all.She said: “I was more nervous about this shoot than I’d normally be. I was barely out of maternity clothes at the time.”The other cast members got to do their pictures as a group so they had a bit of moral support but I was on my own as I couldn’t make the group shots they were done just days after I had my baby.”But the people there really did put me at ease. The great thing about the team on this show is that they’re so supportive.
Yields have been falling for a long time. Perhaps more alarmingly, the spread between short and long bonds has been shrinking around the world. Treasuries the safest of the safe government bonds the differential between two and 10 year yields has fallen by more than 40 basis points since the start of the year.This is a classic flattening of the yield curve, which may precede an inverted yield curve (when short rates are higher than long), which often precedes a recession.
I got the payload back safe and sound and I was really stoked to see all the footage. It was just what I’d hoped for. I’m planning to send another balloon up into the air in a few months, this time at night so I can get some awesome photos of the Earth, as well as hopefully capture some shots of the Milky Way! And after that, who knows? When it comes to space, the possibilities are endless..
So there we were, doing all these 400s and 200s and 100s, and as much as their lungs were burning, they walked away feeling strong, victorious and best of all excited for next week track edition of Badass Bootcamp. My job was done. They had smoked the track, discovered the awesomeness that is a good track workout.
Is there a method to the design? There is no uniform method to Kokedama. But keep in mind most Japanese have grown up understanding the art of Ikebana and use these principals to help create the most dynamic and artful Kokedama pieces. Ikebana stresses the importance of creating a balance between the plant and the empty space around the plant.