October 16, 2015

Where does inspiration come from? The “Sunflower dream”

One of the most common questions I am asked is how do I get the idea of an illustration, or where i get the inspiration from. This can be answered in many different ways, sometimes it comes from a quote, a book I am reading or from a design I need to do.
November 15, 2015
tea recipe

Share, Love & Tea | A Tea recipe for autumn

Magical new beginnings and wonderful changes in the weather and nature are upon us this season. Share our delicious cup of spiced tea with friends and loved ones to warm the cockles and fire up your immune system!
December 11, 2015
New Orleans

Walking New Orleans | Jazz, good food & love

This time I enjoyed it all. The colorful sights: street art, balconies, pastel colors, cobble-stoned streets, slate roofing, secret gardens, courtyards and specially those huge oaks filtering light reflecting moss shades on the ground. The sounds are a bit more complex to describe. There was some jazz, some blues, some gypsy folk and the guy playing the violin on a street corner, the construction machinery operating ' the day, a cacophony that somehow sounded like a party celebrating the everyday.
December 31, 2015
meditation yoga

Meditation, a daily practice that can make a difference

What is meditation? Erase the idea that meditation means leaving your mind blank, that is impossible, your mind is supposed to think, daydream and remember, so let it be, but be in control. Over the past few years I have read or heard different ways and exercises to expla in meditation, here are my favorites.