Wondrous Boccaccio

May 8, 2016

My expectations from Taviani Brothers “Wondrous Boccaccio” (2015) movie were somehow different. True that the modern world is facing numerous plagues, specifically spiritual and economic, so the idea of a new “Decameron” is meant ‘to connect with the idea of escaping the ailments of contemporary society through the power of storytelling and love.’ However the parallel between the 14th century and today seemed somehow distant to me. Brilliant acting.


Sakız Sardunya

May 7, 2016

Bub_FlowerElif Şafak’s “Sakız Sardunya” – a fairy tale for 7+ years olds but as a fan of hers, I loved going into this fun world. A book about a smart young girl named after a flower who dislikes her name. And her incredible journey. “Some of her friends were alone, others – unhappy. Some wanted to become doctors, others – architects…”

Sakız knows:”In books there is place for all.”


Easter 2016

May 1, 2016

Easter dates differ because of the different calendars – Gregorian (Catholic) or Julian (Orthodox) used. But that’s not the point of this post, as culture and customs are often family or location specific. The point is about the message in this superb performance of Patriarch Neophyte of Bulgaria.


Learn with edX

April 30, 2016

‘The more that you read, the more things you will know. The more that you learn, the more places you’ll go.’  – Dr. Seuss.

learnQuality learning has never been easier and so accessible, as with edX. Founded by Harvard University and MIT in 2012 – edX is an online learning destination with the mission to increase access to high-quality education for everyone, everywhere. I love learning new things and with edX, I would say: the more that you learn, the more you enjoy!

View my Verified Certificates here >>>


The Hole and the Whole

April 27, 2016

The Hole in Our Gospel by Richard Stearns – a book worth not only reading but acting upon by people from all steps of life. And those who can read shall grasp.

The hole in the world – there is a hole and a whole. Some questions when faced with the heart both from the perspective of the here-and-now and eternity ( ∞ ) might indeed change the world or hearts at least. The broken ones…at both ends.

The_Hole_1

Image courtesy: Business Tech, Wikipedia, DevianArt

The heart of the matter or the matter of the heart … There is a world and a vision for it >>> World Vision


Beer Matinée

April 24, 2016

beerBeer Matinée:-)

Home Brewery – that sounds indeed intoxicating.

IKAR.BG offers mini breweries, all the ingredients needed for making home-made beer and tips how beer is produced.

Cheers:-)


Follow

Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

Join 82 other followers