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Breathe Green

Walking: An Art Of Living and An Invitation To Simplicity

By On September 23, 2016

According to Hippocrates “Walking is man’s best medicine“. I can only agree with this statement which remains its full relevance nowadays. Even if we are less and less obliged to walk thanks… Read More

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Breathe Green

Travelling Differently: My WOOFing experience.

By On June 3, 2016

  I would like to provide a short introduction to explain what is the WWOOF (World Wide Opportunity in Organic Farm) to all those that do not know it. WWOOF is an… Read More

Mindful Life

The Winter Solstice

By On December 20, 2015

  As written in my one of my last post (you can read it here), we tend to forget our natural connection with Nature. For a couple of weeks already, shops have… Read More

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Healthy Folks

Health Geek: Get Your Body Ready for Winter

By On November 22, 2015

  With the speedy and ultra busy modern rhythm of life, many of us have forgotten that our bodies follow the rhythm of Mother Nature. As the winter is coming, tree leaves… Read More

Healthy Folks

Ayurveda Master Class – The basics unraveled

By On November 2, 2015

  Like most Yogini’s, I have always been fascinated by it’s sister philosophy of healing, Ayurveda. Along with yoga, ayurveda is based on the Vedas, Sanskrit texts that date as far back… Read More

Conscious Foodie

Freedom Food

By On May 30, 2015

‘God saw all that he had made, and it was very good’ Bible quote I guess that in a ‘religious timeline’, the worlds’ religions would match the above quote to the time… Read More

Breathe Green

A Letter from Earth

By On April 23, 2015

  Dear Homo Sapiens, As you mark off another “Earth Day” in your calendars, content that for at least 24 hours I remained in your thoughts, I wanted to remind you that… Read More

DIY Lust

Kind Living: Feeding the birds

By On February 3, 2015

The recent bout of unfavourable weather has left me somewhat hesitant to embrace my usual ‘outdoorsy’ self! Whilst normally, I would be out for a brisk hike or a ride on my… Read More

Mindful Life

Inspired Travel: North Berwick

By On January 10, 2015

I am originally from a wee town 30 km to the east of Edinburgh, Scotland called North Berwick where, at least for me, nothing ever seems to change much in the 13… Read More

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Breathe Green

Green Lung: Stay connected

By On November 16, 2014

We need nature more than nature needs us, or it would be even more correct to say that nature doesn’t need us at all. If we think we can control its growth… Read More

Breathe Green

Mindful Consumer: Products linked to deforestation

By On October 27, 2014

What do we know about lush, abundantly green rainforests? When we think about rainforests, we think about an endless amount of thriving plants, an utopian setting oozing with flora and fauna. Yet… Read More

Breathe Green

Green Lung: How To Pack For Wild Camping

By On September 27, 2014

It seems that camping season may not be quite over yet! Just take a look at the beautiful colours of fall that are currently beaming in the forests. Don’t you want to… Read More

DIY Lust

In love with drawing: Colorful Mandalas!

By On August 31, 2014

Colorful drawings, rich forms, a captivating depth to look at …. these drawings fascinate me all my life: Mandalas! In Hinduism and Buddhism the mandala (Sanskrit: ‘circle’) acts as spiritual and ritual… Read More

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