Rock Music

Rock Music

“Rock and roll never dies!” So exclaims Damiano David, Frontman of the band Maneskin, who won the 2021 Eurovision Song Contest. I have been a music fanatic and a great rock music lover for years. I often get asked if rock music exists in the modern age. There is proof in the pudding! Rock and…

Trees

Trees

It may sound weird, but trees are living, breathing, and reproducing entities, so does this mean they have a gender? Do you know if the tree in your garden is a male or female? Trees can be sexed; they can be male, female, or both. Their gender is determined by the flowers or cones they…

Hiking

Hiking

Since the pandemic declared gyms a hotspot for the Covid19 virus, many of us have found our endorphin ‘hit’ by escaping to the great outdoors. However, as we inch closer to another year away from the treadmill, we are left wondering whether hiking can truly replace the gym. The average person will burn more calories…

Greek Mythology

Greek Mythology

If you’re anything like me and have a passion for stories, you probably love Greek Mythology. Inundated with noteworthy characters, drama, and epic battles, which have been re-imagined over the generations, our attention turns now to one such tale, that of heroic Achilles and his death during the battle for Troy. Apollo, the patron god…

Beach House Colors

Beach House Colors

Summer is the best time to embrace color. While some people do it with their outfits, others do it by redecorating their home with new paint or just by adding a brightly colored pillow and freshly picked flowers to accentuate their living area. The best colors for beach houses reflect what you see while soaking…

Vegans Sunscreen

Vegans Sunscreen

The Vegan diet boasts an array of incredible health benefits. A completely plant-based diet has been proven to enhance overall vitality and potentially lower the risk of developing many diseases. With the arrival of Summer and a record number of plant-based eaters worldwide, it is worthwhile exploring if vegans need sunscreen? Are they able to…

Vegetable Garden

Vegetable Garden

Jealous of your neighbors’ vegetable garden? Well, this year there is no need to be! Here are a few easy tips on preparing your soil for a nutritious and luscious veggie garden. Your garden needs the right soil to grow nutritious vegetables. Only a few gardeners are blessed with naturally occurring soil, known as loam….

Surfing

Surfing

There’s something special about hitting the beach on a perfect day and taking advantage of waves when the swell builds up. But we surfers are all fully aware of one of surfing’s greatest drawbacks: back pain. So is surfing good for your back? And why do you feel that pain every time you paddle out?…

Baking

Baking

Making your homemade bread became a lockdown trend. The tantalizing smell as a fresh loaf emerges from the oven is carb heaven. But if that first bite is tasteless, the disappointment is thick as butter. How to fix it? Homemade bread is often tasteless due to over-kneading, bread is fermenting too fast, or the yeast…

Karate

Karate

Karate boards, or Makiwara as they are called in Japan, are extremely strong and flexible pieces of equipment. Originally from Okinawa, they are an essential part of any karate club. During the course of daily classes, they will take quite a pounding from the students. So do they break? Does the Sensei have to install…

Logo Colors

Logo Colors

Whether you are beginner graphic designer or an entrepreneur starting up your own business you have faced the inevitable point of creating a logo design. Logos are an important part of branding any business or product and designing a good distinguishable one is no easy task. During the design process, it is easy to get…

Dachshund

Dachshund

“Was my Dachshund too skinny?” is a question that keeps on haunting me ever since I was the owner of an adorable Dachshund a few years ago. I showered him with love and gave him the best dog food money could buy, but unexplainably, he just wouldn’t gain any weight. Throughout his tail-wagging nine years…