The World’s Wonderful Parklands: Promenade Plantée, Paris, France

Cities around the world are making good use of disused space and filling it with nature. Paris’s Promenade Plantée is the world’s first elevated park, built on the former Vincennes railway line. Stretching 2.9 miles, Promenade Plantée runs from just east of the Place de la Bastille through the 12th arrondissement to the Peripherique highway. The elevated park features an array of trees, plants and … Continue reading The World’s Wonderful Parklands: Promenade Plantée, Paris, France

Tarot Guidance for Wednesday 26 June 2019: The Magician

The Magician today comes with the growing awareness that you create everything with your thoughts. Being able to still your mind and align with your higher self, enables you to reach your source where there are no limitations, and there is a knowing that everything that belongs to you is within reach. Pay attention to […] via Tarot Guidance for Wednesday 26 June 2019: The Magician … Continue reading Tarot Guidance for Wednesday 26 June 2019: The Magician

Daily I Ching for Wednesday 26 June 2019: Kun (Exhaustion), Hexagram 47

Kun (Exhaustion), Hexagram 47 – Kun (Exhaustion) calls on a time of rest and recovery. Now is not the time to push things on any level, as difficulties may arise. Be aware that this energy is just temporary and do not allow yourself to sink in to negative thoughts or to dwell on this turbulent […] via Daily I Ching for Wednesday 26 June 2019: Kun … Continue reading Daily I Ching for Wednesday 26 June 2019: Kun (Exhaustion), Hexagram 47

Review: Nurifi Pure and Unrefined Cocoa Butter

Cocoa butter is a wonderful natural ingredient that is applauded in skincare for its antioxidant powers, ability to fade stretch marks and scars, and its effectiveness in hydrating and moisturising skin. I used to use Palmer’s cocoa butter as a body moisturiser years ago, but given its far-from-natural ingredients it would irritate my skin so I stopped using it. Over the years, I have used … Continue reading Review: Nurifi Pure and Unrefined Cocoa Butter

Tarot Guidance for Tuesday 25 June 2019: Knight of Pentacles

  The Knight of Pentacles puts his all into everything that he considers important and takes full responsibility for all his actions. He takes his “role” very seriously, and while his methodical approach may not be the most interesting nor creative way of doing things, it is this energy today that will assist you in getting what needs […] via Tarot Guidance for Tuesday 25 June … Continue reading Tarot Guidance for Tuesday 25 June 2019: Knight of Pentacles

Daily I Ching for Tuesday 25 June 2019: Yu (Enthusiasm), Hexagram 16

Yu (Enthusiasm), Hexagram 16 – Creative energies are abundant today with the presence of Yu (Enthusiasm). You may be required to inspire others as well as yourself today. Be guided by what lives in your heart and not your head. Just like music has the power to unite people, use your leadership skills to inspire […] via Daily I Ching for Tuesday 25 June 2019: Yu … Continue reading Daily I Ching for Tuesday 25 June 2019: Yu (Enthusiasm), Hexagram 16

Daily I Ching for Monday 24 June 2019: Kuai (Breakthrough), Hexagram 43

Kuai (Breakthrough), Hexagram 43 – Kuai (Breakthrough) calls on you to seize an opportunity as it arises and you will make a breakthrough. Negative forces will inevitably lose out here so it is important that you not let such forces attempt to reassert itself by taking the upper hand, meaning maintain a positive attitude and do […] via Daily I Ching for Monday 24 June 2019: … Continue reading Daily I Ching for Monday 24 June 2019: Kuai (Breakthrough), Hexagram 43

Tarot Guidance for Monday 24 June 2019: Ace of Swords

The Ace of Swords today reminds you to pay attention to what truly matters and to look beyond the surface at a situation you are dealing with. Know what the truth is and what is merely an illusion, then you will be able to gain the clarity and be aware of what is the best […] via Tarot Guidance for Monday 24 June 2019: Ace of … Continue reading Tarot Guidance for Monday 24 June 2019: Ace of Swords

Trap Garden: One man’s vision for food secure communities in Nashville and beyond

Nashville-based Trap Garden is helping to put fresh foods on to plates for low-income communities living in food deserts by assisting in the creation of community gardens and the promotion of healthy eating. The Trap Garden seeks to motivate and inspire others to be self-sufficient – to not depend on a major grocery store or business to provide them with their daily needs. The social enterprise … Continue reading Trap Garden: One man’s vision for food secure communities in Nashville and beyond

Daily I Ching for Sunday 23 June 2019: Ken (Keeping Still), Hexagram 52

Ken (Keeping Still), Hexagram 52 – Stillness and silence is a necessity in life so that you can be aware of and be guided by your intuition or higher self. Ken calls on you to take the time to meditate. Learning to be still and to still the consciou mind opens you up to your higher […] via Daily I Ching for Sunday 23 June 2019: … Continue reading Daily I Ching for Sunday 23 June 2019: Ken (Keeping Still), Hexagram 52