Enjoy Being a Night Owl ? Plant Yourself A Magical Moon Garden!
Mar20

Enjoy Being a Night Owl ? Plant Yourself A Magical Moon Garden!

Many people love to garden, but a lot of people don’t realize you can grow plants and flowers that bloom at night. Cultivating a moon garden is a great way to get in touch with nature, and it provides a beautiful and fragrant backdrop for your moonlight rituals in the summer. If you plant these lovelies close to your house, you can open the windows and take advantage of their aromas as you sleep. Many night-blooming plants are white,...

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10 Strange, But Also Beautiful, Houseplants You Never Knew Existed
Mar04

10 Strange, But Also Beautiful, Houseplants You Never Knew Existed

You can probably recognize a cactus without a second glance. Even snake plants are becoming more and more common. But what about donkey tails? Or trachyandra (say that five times fast). If you already have a home filled with plant babies that all look the same, you might want to make one of these varieties your next addition. From: House Beautiful 1 Trachyandra No, this isn’t a pipe cleaner stuck into a pot of dirt and rocks. This...

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This Small Canadian Town Will Give A Land And A Job To Anyone Willing To Move There
Feb23

This Small Canadian Town Will Give A Land And A Job To Anyone Willing To Move There

If you’ve been looking for a reason to move to Canada, now is your chance. Cape Breton Island is a small, picture-perfect island off Nova Scotia on the eastern coast of Canada. According to the 2011 census, Cape Breton’s population is approximately 135,000, and the island is just under 4,000 square miles (a little smaller than the state of Connecticut). A few months ago, The Farmer’s Daughter Country Market, a bakery and general store...

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Zoos Get Into Brutal #CuteAnimalTweetOff Battle, And It’s Exactly What The Internet Needed
Feb14

Zoos Get Into Brutal #CuteAnimalTweetOff Battle, And It’s Exactly What The Internet Needed

While bad news and political turmoil were turning everyone against each other, a #CuteAnimalTweetOff erupted, and it was exactly what Twitter needed. The catalyst was a precious grey seal pup released to the press by Smithsonian’s National Zoo. Sarah Hill, a user from Virginia, challenged the VA Aquarium to do better – or rather, cuter. A friendly fire of back-to-back adorable animal moments followed, and hundreds of Twitizens eagerly...

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THE LEGEND OF SHAMBHALA: A HIDDEN LAND THAT EXISTS WITHIN OUR OWN
Feb10

THE LEGEND OF SHAMBHALA: A HIDDEN LAND THAT EXISTS WITHIN OUR OWN

Shambhala is round but depicted as an eight-petalled lotus blossom, which is a symbol of the heart Chakra (represented in the picture below). Many ancient texts refer to ‘magical’ and ‘mythical’ lands, which is fascinating, particularly when you consider how much of the writings in ancient Buddhism, Vedic philosophy, or other Eastern traditions is being confirmed by modern day science. Quantum physics in particular has gained a lot of...

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Plants for Peace: The Top 10 Best Essential Oils for Relieving Anxiety and Stress
Jan20

Plants for Peace: The Top 10 Best Essential Oils for Relieving Anxiety and Stress

Why You Should Be Using Essential Oils for Anxiety and Stress When it comes to natural treatments for anxiety and stress, there are few things quite as powerful as essential oils when properly used. In order to understand why that is, you need to first understand how essential oils are made. Depending on the plant and oil in question, it takes fairly large—sometimes huge—amounts of raw plant material to make tiny quantities of...

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