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lotusland

(ˈləʊtəsˌlænd)
n
the land of the lotus-eatersan idyllic place of contentment and ease
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Noun1.lotusland - an idyllic realm of contentment and self-indulgence
kingdom, realm, land - a domain in which something is dominant; "the untroubled kingdom of reason"; "a land of make-believe"; "the rise of the realm of cotton in the south"
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In addition to her current role on Dream Foundation's Board of Directors, Stegall is an advisory board member of the Breast Cancer Resource Center of Santa Barbara and has been actively involved in many organizations including the Teddy Bear Cancer Foundation, Ganna Walska Lotusland, and Crane Country Day School.
Range expansion by the EFS has come at the expense of populations of native western gray squirrels at locations such as Ganna Walska Lotusland in Montecito and Rocky Nook Park in Santa Barbara (AEM personal observations).
Taking her cues from as far away as Spain's Alhambra and as nearby as Montecito's Lotusland, Kameon crafted a series of hidden gathering spaces, connected by walkways, enclosed with plants.
Silicon Valley can be a lotusland for tech pros looking to live the American dream.
Materials for original SEM data reported here came from various sources, notably including the National Tropical Botanical Garden, the Fairchild Tropical Garden, and the Lotusland Foundation.
Before students arrive, universities ply them with luscious ads, guaranteeing them a cross between summer camp and lotusland.
The legendary author is known for her way around the stretch limos, beds, bathrooms and bordellos of the Who's Who sex addicts in Lotusland and Manhattan, the channel said.
In his speech, Periandro explains how he and his mariners arrived at an island paradise, a lotusland, full of gold, pearls, emeralds, etc.
Confidential as an ultracool celebrity narc who, thanks to his role in Robert Mitchum's (real life) pot bust, has become identified with the (invented) Badge of Honor TV show, an allusion to the actual Dragnet, here presented as a force in LA politics; he is also, if less overtly, an adviser to the scandal rag Hush Hush, modeled on the real 1950s terror of Lotusland (and the movie's namesake), the tattle sheet Confidential.
Willamette Valley Hardy Plant Group - Virginia Hayes, the curator from Lotusland, a 37-acre estate in Santa Barbara, Calif.
THE GREAT CIRCLE ROUTE FROM THE University of British Columbia to the Sorbonne passes over Ellesmere Island and Greenland, but traverses no part of the United States; nor does the route, after leaving Lotusland, ever again come near a Canadian population centre.