Hardcore matcha drinkers in Quincy, Illinois? The town is on fire with matcha drinkers, and their leader is Michele Wilkerson.
Michele is the dynamo behind
Grown-n-Gathered, a thriving storefront, yoga studio, and far […]
The thicker you make matcha, the more intense the inherent flavors and qualities of that tea become. So if you're using
truly excellent tea, making it in the ultrathick style can be a sublime experience; there is n […]
Can joy be consciously and reliably summoned, almost at will?
What if it turned out that feeling joy on a regular basis strengthens the immune system?
Would that be a reason to try to cultivate it daily?
What if j […]
I've had a long personal history with the practice of meditation.
The very first efforts were self-guided attempts in my early teens, spurred on by my rapt readings (for better or worse!) of people like Jack Kerouac, Tom […]
When Daphne was a toddler, she loved to scream,
DAPHNE WABI-SABI GOWER!!
and laugh herself into a frenzy on the floor.
I think I must have been re-reading Leonard Koren’s magnificent book,
Wabi-Sabi for Artists, D […]