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Olive Oil – Wooden Butter

The first mention of the evergreen tree leave in remote antiquity. In the fifth millennium BC, the inhabitants of the Mediterranean that were the ancestors of present-day Greeks, Spaniards, Italians, cultivated olive. Of fruit this wonderful tree, they got an excellent oil, which is then eaten. Based on olive oil produced different balms to promote healing. The leaves of the tree did infusion, which contained a large amount Oleuropein, successfully lowers blood pressure. Mediterraneans have learned to soak and stand in a special solution olives, because fresh fruit and bitter olive tree is not good. Recipes olives were everywhere and kept her in the deepest secrecy.

But the main product derived from olives, of course – olive oil. The ancient Greeks called it liquid gold. So far, archaeologists have found off the coast of Mediterranean special amphorae, which have carried oil. The whole secret of these vessels was that they were bottom of the cone. This was done in order to not waste time to unload the ship, you can simply plug in coastal sand, thus saving time for unloading.

In ancient Rome, believed that a person can do without guilt, but can not do without the olive oil. Besides the fact that olive oil can bring the human body great benefit, as it serves as a fuel. It is composed of triglycerides, saturated fatty acids, which are under high temperature do not form a gummy substance, thereby supporting combustion. Again recall ancient Rome. To advertise the coming of the enemy's observation towers were built. Each tower was equipped with a cup of olive oil. When the threat of oil in the bowl lit and the observer from the other tower, seeing light signal, setting fire to oil. So the chain in the shortest possible time came news of the impending attack. In everyday life, used oil to fuel lamps. Lamps, filled with oil, have been mentioned in the Old Testament. "This offerings, which ye shall take from them … the oil for the lamps, spices for anointing oil … and led the children of Israel that they bring thee pure oil olive beaten for the light to burn a lamp at all times "(Exodus, 27:20). In Russia, beginning with the holy Prince Vladimir, there is a custom zateplyat lamp in front of icons, who joined us along with the Orthodox faith from the Byzantine Empire. The Greek spelling of the olive tree and its fruit the same way. Therefore, the translation of the Greek was the same, the olive tree – a tree. As a consequence of the name – "wood oil." It can be concluded: wooden butter – olive oil. Since the days of Moses, lamp oil, used as sacrifices to the Lord, was and remains the highest quality. To this day, remains a tradition for the holidays to give gifts to the Orthodox – namely, refined olive oil. Therefore, the Orthodox people give to friends and lamp oil close, make donations lamp oil Temple. Lighting the lamp, always remember the warmth of the people who have presented to you as a gift lamp oil. And following the commandments of God, we tried that we would always burn lamp – a victim of our Lord.

Sweet Duckling

Miracle means moved into a small Rapunzel, and now it is her singing of songs after the hair may return Witch coveted appearance. The problem is that the cut hair that ability is lost. In general, the solution suggests itself: a girl madam Gotel immediately stole from the royal palace, hidden in tall the tower and raised in the belief that the window cruel world, cruel heart. So sit-ka you, my dear daughter, it's better here. I've come to visit you'll come by your hair regrown (You can not imagine how regrown …) I will climb. (Second cousin's husband is deceived tourism authority immediately announced that Rapunzel raises witch "slop cat" – the children looked on giggling relatives frowned upon.) Girl and "Mother" did not want to disobey, and the world have grown beauties of increasing interest.

But the problems not only in Rapunzel. A team of thieves-parkurschikov consisting of charismatic Flynn Ryder and his two companions, get into Royal Castle to steal the crown princess stolen. It goes without saying that the way these characters intersect: udiraya the chase, Flynn will hide in the tower Rapunzel. Well, an enterprising girl sees in this confluence of circumstances the opportunity to enter into the world. And that is … Basically, if you watched at least one Disney cartoon, you know perfectly well that it would be hilarious whirl of adventures, songs, and required happy ending.

Well, anniversary cartoon from Disney Judge not disappoint. This is Disney's pure, concentrated form. Princess charming and large-eyed, a thief sensitive heart and noble soul, comic characters – the half-breed chameleons and frogs Pascal and charger sniffer Maximus, praise the studio, silent, but laugh at the complete program. The songs are relevant and good, and the room at the inn "Sweet Duckling" in general, pure delight. With all that in this traditional 3D cartoon proved to be very appropriate. Picturesque landscapes and flying Rapunzel in her hair looks impressive, but really in the spirit of adventure of Indiana Jones at the exit of the tunnel make food not only delight children. All together creates a wonderful impression of novelty and recognition at the same time as meeting an old friend, who seems to have not seen a long time, so now you know all about it in depth. Narrative passages are clear in advance and can only watch as they will be served at this time. And even my little goddaughter said that the recovery time with Flynn, it has already seen somewhere (recently watched a child, "Beauty and the Beast") – it was not so important. Because a half hours flew by unnoticed, but a gift from watching "Tangled," a good mood, did not take place in adults and children for a long time. So if you missed the classic fairy tale, feel free to grab a child in his arms and go to the show from the Disney cartoon of the anniversary. That's just one little "but": mothers of girls, be aware that your child now for a long time does not want to get a haircut … Oh, and hide the pan the first time: who knows how to Now baby will play a "princess."

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