A beautiful piece all together

Close your eyes and meditate. Imagine a setting where you see an instrument, feel the tempo, and hear the note. The image slowly setting into your mind from the top of your head to the tip of your toes, the picture flowing in like sipping sweet elixir. In the center of a big stage, you…

Celebrity Solstice my favorite ship

Back many years ago, the idea of cruising didn’t appeal to me at all.  Why spend all the time confined to a ship?  How boring. My first cruise experience on Star Virgo was so many years ago.  I just tagged along with a group of other friends and they did all the bookings and arrangements. …

Slow down and Meditate

Mindfulness meditation is a mental practice that teaches you to slow down racing thoughts, be mindful of the present, a wellness training to calm both your mind and body. Keep Calm and Slow Down.  Let’s try Sleep Meditation.

Fusion Home chef at your service

During these last three weeks in Level 4 Lockdown, I spent lots of time in my kitchen, baking, and cooking.   I love to experiment and adapt recipes to taste,  In fact, I should have written a book with photographs of all our lunches and dinners.  In NZ lockdown, there wasn’t even any fast food or…

Thoughts from a mother who lost her child

Teach me the basics of life Every day without fail Always loving me Carry me when I cry Heartfelt love between a mother and child. TEACH When a mother has to bury her child, all her efforts and teaching died. Thirty-one years of nurturing came to naught. My poor dandelion has flown away taking a…

Lots of veggies

My Easter Bunny seemed to sense that I had been eating lots of bread and meat for the last couple of weeks. I’ve been good, stayed home, staying safe and being kind, cooking meals for the three of us 17 days in a row. Yesterday’s dinner was a steamed salted chicken with rice.  Today, we…

Orchestrate the Curve and Pairs

I’m feeling so irritated now in lockdown Day 16. No doubt you could take a walk, go for fresh air around your neighborhood. You can take your car and enjoy the car ride with no traffic to your supermarket. You cannot shop in pairs as the rule is ‘one person per household’ even though you…

Crayfish Noodles

No dinning out for the past two weeks now since Lockdown.  All restraurants and eating places were closed including all the fast-food chains.  There were no takeaways, no uber-eats, no deliveries.  My night craving for KFC’S Wicked Wings hit me every now and then. One night, while missing my favorite Fish & Chips at Ocean…