Given that I am probably the most pessimistic and critical person you know—seriously, I hide it well at times, or not—I have decided that it is time to use my biomimicry training and follow the examples of nature…
Over the years, my work has taken on several facets, though the underlying theme of service to humanity has always been the same. To create the world we dream of, we need to
As a speaker at the Green Culture Forum last week, I had to ask myself this question…. several times. Being a conference on climate change and sustainable culture, I felt the need to examine my own behavior with relation to the natural world.
Mäntyharju, Finland feels like a place right out of a picturesque movie. Birch and pine trees cover much of the landscape, as do the over 420 lakes scattered amongst the trees. There is a tranquility here that I have not felt in a long time. Very synchronic, given the hectic stress I have been feelingContinue Reading Interspecies Duet: Ilkka the human and Pansy the plant
Sunday was a long day: two hours ironing the hospitality bedding and four hours cooking for the family. By seven o’clock, I was exhausted physically, but the excitement of the evening was like an adrenaline rush that, along with a shower, pushed away the day’s weight. I felt like a giddy teenager going to herContinue Reading Meeting my #professionalcrush