Hula Hoop

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Hula Hoop

™ a light hoop that is whirled around the body by movements of the waist and hips
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The results showed the Wii Fit workouts did elevate Burich's heart rate beyond its normal ambient rate of 60 beats per minute, ranging between 90-100 on the step exercise, 90-110 for the hoola hoop, and up to a maximum of 130 during the running program.
Potato Head #5 Etch-A-Sketch #15 Train Set #6 Spirograph #16 Erector Set #7 Slinky #17 Flexible Flyer Sled #8 Play-Doh #18 Pogo Stick #9 Hoola Hoop #19 Chatty Cathy #10 Colorforms #20 Magic 8 Ball
Three years back, Hashwata asked us to buy her a hoola hoop.
Michelle got going straight after her 39th birthday and has already ticked a few things off the list, including doing 40 revolutions with a hoola hoop, completing a 40-hour fast, adopting an elephant and applying to do 40 hours of voluntary work with the NSPCC.
The children enjoyed taking part in a range of games including an obstacle race and a hoola hoop competition.
Other acts include a hoola hoop dancer, a high-flying acrobatic couple, an exploding taxi, a drum-playing clown and a masked acrobat wearing one of the world's most outrageous costumes.
To honor this month, people are encouraged to throw "Hoop for Peace" parties, where guests can eat, drink and hoola hoop to create peaceful intentions.
It features its naked Israeli artist Sigalit Landau gyrating with a barbed wire hoola hoop on a deserted beach outside Tel Aviv.
Lifestyles, time consuming, such a crime I'm retired now, from work - but not from life Was a mother, a granny and also a wife Life is full now with hoola hoop, gym and zumba My old bones feel better for a bit of rumba While my grandson's life is all scissor and comb As grandpa, before him, a hairdresser, he's become Better groomed ladies and gents, is his aim Time consuming interests are to blame Though miles are between us, we're determined, you see To meet altogether, my family and me Time is important, the future unseen So time and miles must not intervene With us all getting together, show our love for us A day spent, say for lunch, without any fuss M SYMONS, Prudhoe.
Finding inspiration in gypsies, the Italian jewellery house's collection of necklaces, pendants, earrings and rings reflect a gypsy lifestyle with hoola hoop swirls in white gold and diamonds.
My auntie got hold of my hoola hoop and had a go but she was so thin it kept dropping on the floor.
Beginning in the late 1960s the childhood "fad" culture ceased having the kind of generational cross-overs of earlier novelties (replacing, for example, a fad like the Hoola hoop of 1957 with horror comics and toys that intentionally annoyed adults) and "classic" pass-down and rite-of-passage gifts like electric trains lost their appeal and were replaced by play objects taken from child-focused media.