Just one of many Explorations, I designed this chessboard after wondering why chessboards have to be flat. Start with “why?” and you never know where you’ll end
Here you’ll find insights and observations on what I’m learning as I try new experiences and offer exercises, experiments and expeditions for you to try as well.
Think of it as behind-the-scenes explorations on new ways of learning by learning new things.
Our starting Explorations are in Food, Photography, The Art of Craft and, of course, Travel.
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Combined with a photo essay of flowers one may rarely notice, here are 10 reasons why paying attention matters to you more than you may realize.
Collect, connect and share is Amanda Palmer’s way of summarizing the creative process. It also happens to be a great approach to travel.
Want an easier, more meaningful way to plan a trip? Look for the who behind the where, the host of a small hotel or B&B. They can be a wealth of knowledge.
Originality doesn’t matter in the sense that pursuing originality rarely results in original work. So instead, do something meaningful and originality will take care of itself.
How do you make Brussels sprouts taste delicious? You take an idea gleaned from a meal on a trip and apply it at home to create a new taste sensation.
Thoughtful travel means being both reflective about your experience and considerate to others. It can change the way you travel for business or how you travel in general.