Nature


Green School: an inspiring source

VERONIQUE DESVIGNE has a passion for education and teaching. So she went with her family to one of the most inspiring schools on the planet, near Ubud on the island of Bali. One evening in December 2008, while living in Seoul and being tired of the mass media that only speaks about the economic crisis and world degradation, my husband Alain saw a TED talk, and there we were! John Hardy resonated with him. The school’s founder and his wife Cynthia had envisioned creating an environment in which students are enabled and inspired to be creative, innovative and tomorrow’s ‘green leaders’. This is......

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Garden gloves

Garden gloves

LESSONS FROM THE GARDEN ALANDA GREENE explores the idea of openness and protectiveness against stimuli by a comparison with wearing garden gloves while working in her beloved garden in British Columbia. My relationship with garden gloves continues...

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The magic of unseen laws

The magic of unseen laws

ELINA PINTA experiments in her personal life with the laws of the universe. Sometimes we are clearly reminded of the magic of life. It shows itself in the form of a perfect coincidence, the...

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The impermanence of broccoli

The impermanence of broccoli

ALANDA GREENE explores the nature of impermanence and permanence through observing the growth cycles and stages of existence of the humble broccoli. LESSONS FROM THE GARDEN I’m transplanting tiny broccoli seedlings, moving them from...

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80/20 principle

80/20 principle

SIMONNE HOLM shares some practical tips on pH balance in the body and healthy eating. Everything we eat influences our body’s pH balance. Consequently, it is important to find the right balance between acidic...

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Amazing flowers

Amazing flowers

For thousands of years flowers have been used as medicines to cure human diseases. In the 1920s, a London doctor decided to explore the healing properties of flowers systematically and scientifically, and his discoveries...

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Become your own greenspace

Become your own greenspace

JANMARIE CONNOR provides some simple tips on creating your own biosphere and greening your life. Community gardens and parks, biodiversity projects, and ‘green’ designs are on the rise across Indiana. Visit downtown Indy for...

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Be present - blueberries

Be present – blueberries

When fruits are ripe, there is always the tendency to rush the harvesting. ALANDA GREENE shares her experience of having an attitude of poise and being present in the moment instead of rushing to...

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COLLECTOR'S EDITION 2016