Pinterest • The world’s catalogue of ideas

Yellow Crocus by Laila Ibrahim,

pin 18

"The Fashionable Mamma, - or - the Convenience of Modern Dress" by James Gillray, 1796. A satire both on current women's fashions, and on the newly fashionable custom of breastfeeding one's own baby instead of using a wet-nurse.

pin 13
heart 4

Strewth, this weather's totally batty! It's not only the humans who have lost their homes in the Australian floods

Baby bats at the Bat Clinic in Advancetown,Australia, which has helped at least 130 baby bats after the wet weather.

pin 353
heart 58
speech 6

It was mandated by the slave owner that only one breast could be used to feed the white child... If she switched up and let both black and white babies suckle from the same breast, she could be whipped. It was like then sharing the same water fountain. She wasn't a paid wet nurse who choose this profession. He was an enslaved woman who had to feed all the white babies first and her child last. So if milk went dry, they brought in another slave to feed his children.

pin 31
heart 5

Best Home-made Salted Caramel Sauce

pin 1.4k
heart 64
speech 3

Tutankhamun was the son of Akhenaten (formerly Amenhotep IV) and one of Akhenaten's sisters,or perhaps one of his cousins.As a prince he was known as Tutankhaten.He ascended to the throne in 1333 BC, at the age of nine or ten, taking the throne name Nebkheperure.His wet-nurse was a woman called Maia, known from her tomb at Saqqara.A teacher was most likely Sennedjem. When he became king, he married his half-sister, Ankhesenpaaten,

pin 104
heart 12

WWI 'Dressing the Wounded During a Gas Attack' by Austin Osman Spare (English�

pin 4

The Hoop & Grapes, Spitalfields. This pub hasn't changed a bit for well over 100 years, apart from one thing - The roof and walls seem to be further misaligned every time you look.

pin 25
heart 1