Some serious bikes from the australian bike teams: http://www.cyclingtips.com.au/2013/01/bikes-of-the-peloton-2013-proteam-rides/
Introduktion af Jan Dupont: “Best Speech You Will Ever Hear – Gary Yourofsky: Hele Gary Yourofskys inspirerende tale om dyrerettigheder og veganisme, holdt på Georgia Tech sommeren 2010. Lyt til denne fantastiske taler, som uden tvivl vil feje benene væk under dig, fylde dig med interessante fakta, og hjælpe dig med at tage etiske valg for et sundt hjerte og en sund sjæl. Hans karismatiske prædikende stil er noget for sig selv – absolut anbefalelsesværdigt for folk, som besidder omsorg for mennesker og dyr, eller som ønsker at gøre verden til et bedre sted.”
From TED.com: “When the dotcom bubble burst, hotelier Chip Conley went in search of a business model based on happiness. In an old friendship with an employee and in the wisdom of a Buddhist king, he learned that success comes from what you count.” Continue reading
From TED.com: “What is happiness, and how can we all get some? Biochemist turned Buddhist monk Matthieu Ricard says we can train our minds in habits of well-being, to generate a true sense of serenity and fulfillment.” Continue reading
From TED.com: “When is the last time you did absolutely nothing for 10 whole minutes? Not texting, talking or even thinking? Mindfulness expert Andy Puddicombe describes the transformative power of doing just that: Refreshing your mind for 10 minutes a day, simply by being mindful and experiencing the present moment. (No need for incense or sitting in uncomfortable positions.)” Continue reading
Introduction by the author: “I had no alternative but to die or to try to find a cure for myself. I am a scientist – surely there was a rational explanation for this cruel illness that affects one in 12 women in the UK?
I had suffered the loss of one breast, and undergone radiotherapy. I was now receiving painful chemotherapy, and had been seen by some of the country’s most eminent specialists. But, deep down, I felt certain I was facing death. I had a loving husband, a beautiful home and two young children to care for. I desperately wanted to live.”
Have heard nice about sweet potatoes and have bought a few, but never considered what and how to make them. Stumbled across this recipe, I most definitely will have to try: Continue reading