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History of Santos Cage Dolls

Posted on July 3, 2017 at 1:55 PM Comments comments (5)

European Beginnings

The Santos dolls take their name from the Spanish word for Saint, and are also known as Santons (French) and Santibelli (Italian). The Santos that started the genre of dolls we currently represent (primarily Spanish Colonial and Western European style), were originally started as copies of 17th century carvings by priests. Originally, Santos were created for use as in-home alt...

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52 Fun Things To Do This Year

Posted on July 1, 2017 at 9:50 PM Comments comments (0)

by Alex Sandra Myles

1.Write a handwritten note and post it to someone you haven’t been in touch with for a while.

2.Make someone a Birthday or celebration cake.

3.Volunteer for the day, a local dog shelter, home for the elderly or at a soup kitchen for the homeless.

4.Take a bus or train to a town, village or city that you’ve never visited. Just go to the station and get on the next one that comes in.

5.Learn meditation, yoga, Pilates or ...

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