Truth, Inspiration, Hope.

Tag: culture

The Evolution of Leap Day, and Its Unusual Customs
While every day is arguably unique, leap day is four times more so, simply for its scarcity!  As...
Arepas – A Simple and Tasty Colombian Delight for All Palates
Growing up in Colombia, arepas were a staple in my family's diet. Versatile and easy to make, these tasty...
How to Find True Love This Valentine’s Day, and Every Day
Valentine’s Day can be a challenge for anyone, whether you have a sweetheart or not. Fabricated pressure...
hot-pot-Pixabay
Seasonal Eating for February, and Traditional Chinese Hot Pot
While February’s main highlight in the Western world is Valentine’s day (hardly a highlight for those...
sesame-seeds-Pixabay
Sesame – A Little Seed With a Lot to Offer (Recipes)
Despite its exotic origins, sesame is a seed that is hardly foreign to anyone. Used far and wide in baking...
Tune in to Your Body’s Optimum Frequency (Part IV): 6 Easily Accessible Forms of Sound Therapy
If you’ve followed the first parts of this series, you know that sound therapy is an ancient healing...
The Traditional Tea Ceremony, and Enjoying Its Essence at Home
First discovered in China, tea was spiritually embraced in Japan for its beauty and simplicity, and the...
whole-grain-bread-pexels
Seasonal Eating for January, and Baking Whole Grain Sourdough Bread
January places us square in the season of winter, where our instinct to conserve energy and keep warm...
hats-Wikimedia-commons
Hats and Headwear – A Timeless Accessory With Cultural and Spiritual Significance
Headwear has been part of human culture since the beginning of history. Covering the head and wearing...
All You Need to Know About Panettone – An Italian Holiday Classic
Neither fruit cake nor sourdough, an authentic panettone falls somewhere in between. A tradition that...
Ammolite-Flickr
Ammolite – An Iridescent Gemstone Symbolizing Divine Assistance
In southwestern Alberta, where the vast prairies meet the peaks of the Rocky Mountains, lies the world's...
chivalry-wikimedia-commons
Reviving Chivalry, and the Timeless Character of a Gentleman
My first interaction with chivalry dates back to my childhood, when my father would gently wipe away...