Heart

Artwork Heart = a hollow muscular organ that pumps the blood through the circulatory system by rhythmic contraction and dilation QuotesI hope this music connects you to your heart and gives you space to ‘be’– Corrina Bonshek, composerbonmusic.com.au/[email protected]_music Embedded Tweets Videos How to change KardiaMobile Battery Stray Observations Listen to your heart Don’t be half-hearted …

Continuity

Roofdog: What is the value of continuity? (Some rights reserved) Continuity = Continuous function Also see: one-off Get in touch. Stay in touch. Translating: What is the value of continuity?Spanish: ¿Cuál es el valor de la continuidad?German: Welchen Wert hat Kontinuität? HeadlinesThe myth of continuity – @thisisaaronland QuotesIf something is important, it is worth repeating.– …

Visiting the Tule Tree

Photo: Tule Tree (Some rights reserved) Mexico’s most famous tree, the ginormous Tule Tree (Arbol del Tule) grows near Oaxaca City. Residents celebrate the famous Tule Tree the second Monday of October. It’s a big party fit for a big tree! Google Maps The Tule Tree may not be the tallest or the oldest tree …

Carbon Footprint

Lingo Cards (Some rights reserved) Carbon Footprint = the amount of carbon dioxide and other carbon compounds emitted due to the consumption of fossil fuels by a particular person, group, business … Translating: What is the carbon footprint of global tourism? (double check translations!)Spanish: ¿Cuál es la huella de carbono del turismo global?French: Quelle est …

Beautiful

Photo: Downtown Beautification Project (Some rights reserved) Beautiful = pleasing the senses or mind aesthetically Beauty is a characteristic that provides a perceptual experience of pleasure or satisfaction Also see:Nizhóní = That is beautiful = Bonito (Diné) Translating: Fill your eyes with beautySpanish: Llena tus ojos con la bellezaFrench: Remplissez vos yeux avec la beauté …

Wishlist

Illustration: What’s on your wishlist? (Some rights reserved) Wishlist = a list of desired things or occurrences Also spelled: wish list Translating: WishlistSpanish: Lista de deseosGerman: Wunschliste What are we wishing for? Celebration and event ‘themes‘ announced six months or more in advance More events with live video and a means to welcome remote participation …

Curiosity

Lingo Cards (Some rights reserved) Curiosity = The desire to learn about anything; inquisitiveness Also see: engagement Let curiosity guide you. Translating: CuriosityEstonian: UudishimuGerman: NeugierigSpanish: CuriosidadSwedish: Nyfikenhet Elsewherecuriositystream.com Planeta.com

Senses

Poster (Some rights reserved) Senses = The traditional five senses are sight, hearing, touch, smell and taste. This system is attributed to philosopher Aristotle. Five is just the beginning. There are other senses, such as pain (nociception), balance (equilibrioception), time and the ability to discern temperature differences (thermoception). Also see: Sensory overload CalendarJuly 18 is …

Ethics Notebook

Photo: Zion National Park (Some rights reserved) Treat others the way they would like to be treated.– Platinum Rule Do unto those downstream as you would have those upstream do unto you.– Wendell Berry It seems to me that if we can imagine the injustice, then we can imagine its opposite.– Paul Keating, (sampled in …

How to be generous

Photo: 2005 Pochote Celebration (Some rights reserved) Generosity is the freedom from meanness or smallness of mind or character How to be generous … some ideasGenerosity enriches us all but how to be generous? Here is a mix of practical and wild ideas. Let us know what works for you and don’t be afraid of …