I love eating piping hot corn on the cob. Normally I buy it from the supermarket already peeled, and cut up, and sitting snug in its environmentally nasty plastic packaging. It also tends to be covered in stringy bits that are frustrating to remove. You know what Im talking about. Recently, someone showed me the … Continue reading Corn on the cob. I’ll bet you are doing it all wrong.
As you may or may not know, I am a practitioner of Zen Buddhism. As part of an online course I am participating in, I am slowly working my way through a study of the Heart Sutra (sutra is Sanskrit for "thread"). This sutra is chanted daily by buddhist practitioners all over the world. Many … Continue reading The Heart Sutra.
Jessica ‘Dixie’ Mills is an avid hiker/backpacker living in the USA. In 2015 she successfully completed a thru hike of the Appalachian Trail that runs a total of 3,500 kms up the east side of the U.S. from Georgia in the South to Maine in the north. During that hike she began documenting her journey … Continue reading Homemade Wanderlust.
I grow into these mountains like a moss. I am bewitched. The blinding snow peaks and the clarion air, the sound of earth and heaven in the silence, the requiem birds, the mythic beasts, the flags, great horns, and old carved stones, the silver ice in the black river, the Kang, the Crystal Mountain. Also, … Continue reading Mountains.
“A journey is best measured in friends, rather than miles.” -Tim Cahill This is my absolute favourite thing to watch on TV right now (OK technically it is YouTube....but Kelly and I watch it on TV). SV (sailing vessel) Delos follows the adventures of a group of friends sailing a 53 foot Amel Super Maramu ketch … Continue reading SV Delos.
Until now one of the frustrating things about using Instagram has been the inability to post pictures to the platform from your desktop or laptop. Well here is a quick and simple way to get around this. Open Safari browser. Go to: Safari --> Preferences --> Advanced. Tick the box at the bottom next to: … Continue reading How to post to instagram directly from your desktop Safari browser.