Month: May 2018

The anatomy of success

My sister’s operating surgeon who is unfortunately not in this world anymore wrote this book. My mother recieved it as a gift while accompanying my sisi for her next surgery. Gynecological endoscopic surgeon Dr. Rakesh Sinha – was a two time Guinness world record…

Breakfast

Why, sometimes I’ve believed as many as six impossible things before breakfast. ~ Alice ~

Pinky and the brain

How can a three-pound mass of jelly that you can hold in your palm imagine angels, contemplate the meaning of infinity, and even question its own place in the cosmos? Especially awe inspiring is the fact that any single brain, including yours, is made…

Your brain at work

What are you reading this week? I am reading Your Brain at Work by David Rock. It helps readers understand how we psychologically process issues that arise at work and what we can do to change our reactions for the better. Definitely a good…

Secrets of meadow brook

I don’t know if you ever visited the website https://instafreebie.com/ or not, but it’s a great website that includes lists of free books that changes every month. The lists includes many genre of stories; Young Adult, Romance, Erotica, Science Fiction, Fantasy and more. It…

Photography

Not just beautiful, though – the stars are like the trees in the forest, alive and breathing. And they’re watching me Photo credit: Scott McCook

One at a time

One Life At A Time is Doctor Daniel Baxter’s memoir of treating HIV and AIDS in Botswana. Baxter is a medical doctor who takes us on a journey to a community suffering from HIV and AIDS. He has to deal with its strong cultural…

Cancer A love story

Receiving a cancer diagnosis is scary for anyone. Getting one in your twenties is worse. But having four separate cancers before the age of 50 is a real ‘kick in the face’. Lauren Segal decided to share her story about how she felt when…

Signs of Alien Life by 2025, Says NASA Chief Scientist

“I think we’re going to have strong indications of life beyond Earth within a decade, and I think we’re going to have definitive evidence within 20 to 30 years,” NASA chief scientist Ellen Stofan said Tuesday (April 7) during a panel discussion that focused…

Salted Caramel Apple Snickers Cake

I like fruity cakes but who can resist salted caramel? 😀 Source and recipe: http://www.halfbakedharvest.com/salted-caramel-apple-snickers-cake/

Plancheite

Plancheite is a hydrated copper silicate that is so closely related to Shattuckite in appearance and chemical composition that they are often mistaken. Plancheite is found in copper deposits alongside Dioptase, Chrysocolla, and Malachite. Plancheite was first described by A. Lacroix from Mindouli. Named after…

Dead man’s fingers

Xylaria polymorpha, more commonly known as “Dead man’s fingers” is a saprobic fungus, usually growing from the base of decaying wood. Know more: http://www.mushroomexpert.com/xylaria_polymorpha.html