Monthly Archives: February 2013

Originally posted on Call Me Stormy:
Slow down. Relax. Take a breather. You might be wasting some time, but also prolonging your life. Chanya Hetayothin created this clever animated PSA based on Carl Honore’s book In Praise of Slowness. Originally…

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Originally posted on Ficando à Vontade:
Spent Carnaval in the state of Minas Gerais a few weeks ago.  It was our first Carnaval in Brazil and it did not disappoint, although perhaps we disappointed it. We flew into Belo Horizonte, the…

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Originally posted on RioReal:
Theoretically, yes Para A UPP ainda existe? clique aqui [UPDATE] The UPP command in these favelas changed in the last week of February. According to the press relations office of the Pacification Police Office, “The current…

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Originally posted on Burglar Alarm Britain:
“Alpha” burglar alarm, Manchester • Ancient Greek for “A”, deriving from the Phoenecian for “ox” – and since those days, ie quite a long time ago, used to describe something very good. • Spotted:…

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Originally posted on The Prettiest Word:
I have searched high and low for an internet page that tells me all about the desserts in Manchester and have been so disappointed to find very little in the way of help. So…

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Kurt Vonnegut on the shapes of stories

Kurt Vonnegut on the shapes of stories from Maria Popova on Vimeo.

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Originally posted on Food.Asia:
位於城市的中心,Edible Gardens 是由三位環保意識份子創辦的社會企業。他們心中都有一團火,希望將“Growing Your Own Food” 種我們的食物的概念帶到向來依賴進口食物的新加坡。 Edible Gardens 常說:「 花園再美,但都應該有生產能力才對。」Edible Gardens 提供關於在熱帶城市環境進行都市農耕及其可持續發展的顧問服務。團隊有豐富的農耕、設計和和施工經驗。他們了解農業,並著手研究其可持續發展、資源循環利用和減廢的方法。 Right in the heart of the city, Edible Gardens is started as a social enterprise by 3 eco-conscious musketeers who are passionate to champion “Growing Your Own…

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Originally posted on Urban Gardens NYC:
By Devon Johnson, Contributing Writer Devon Johnson is a new contributing writer for Urban Gardens NYC.  Devon grew up in Brooklyn in NYCHA’s Marcy Development, and is one of our New York based writers. Read…

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