Monthly Archives: November 2010

Freegans, Stamping Out Consumerism One Dumpster Dive at a Time

Just when I thought you couldn’t get more eco-conscious extreme then veganism, along comes it’s super charged counter part – freeganism.  While vegans avoid all animal products, including honey and dairy, freegans avoid pretty much everything. Freegans, and I quote … Continue reading

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Dandelion Fluff Pendants at Beth Cyr Jewelry

 Beth Cyr’s Dandelion Pendant Some days you surf the internet aimlessly and find nothing of worth, and some days you stumble upon a rare jewel.  That was the situation I found today when I stumbled across Beth Cyr Jewelry … Continue reading

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Fossils for the Win Against Bugs

Spring in Australia, and that, apparently, means bugs.  We suddenly find ourselves sharing our small flat with an assortment of spiders, ants and other crawly freeloaders.  To some that means time to pull out the poisons, but with so many … Continue reading

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道家 The Way of Peace is a Piece of the Way

  Lao Tzu  道家 Reside in the Tao, and set an example for all beings. Because you don’t display yourself people can see your light. Because you have nothing to prove People can trust your words. Because you … Continue reading

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Review: He Died with a Falafel in His Hand

Sometimes the palate craves more then simple sweet in a dessert.  It craves texture, depth and innuendo.  In the same way sometimes we crave more then obvious humor in a movie.  We wish for something delectable that leaves an introspective aftertaste in our … Continue reading

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Perfectly Easy, No Mess Sandwich Rolls

Cooking to me is a very scientific process.  I identify a problem, I research recipes and then form a hypothesis that the process of baking will actually turn out what I want. Such it has been to find the perfect … Continue reading

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To Sum It Up… Australia

    If I had to sum up Australia in a texture, it would be corrugated steel and roses.  If I could bottle it as a smell it would be spicy smoked flowers.  The color would be the brilliant, … Continue reading

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