The Dawn Wall in Yosemite- “as smooth as alabaster, as steep as the bedroom wall, more than half a mile tall” – has been finally conquered in the most impressive climbing effort within the past half a century. The hardest pitch involved micro hand and foot movements while holding some of the smallest holds on the wall. Overall, an impressive and inspiring achievement within the climbing community and superglue was involved.*** Environmental interventions in the form of elaborate snow drawings that resemble art more than child play.*** The coolest passport on the planet.
The future of account planning. “Without planning that gets to the root of things, planning simply has no foundation. It speaks without authority, reduced to just another opinion – one everybody else is perfectly entitled to ignore. We are, after all, already over-supplied opinions.” *** Creativity takes place when the mind is at rest. You can be busy and productive, but in order to work smarter, relax, take a nap and then get back to work. *** “Nostalgia can be seen as part of the bigger story of how emotions get stored in our memories, neither all positive or negative but as complex, bittersweet feelings.” Such emotional memories are a big part of our who we are, giving meaning to our lives.
I’m on ELLO now as well. *** One of the best dishes in Thailand, the Massaman curry. It takes some effort, but it’s so delicious. And the Blue Elephant curries might cut down some of the effort.*** Thinking of spoiling my cat with this cute DIY project. *** Beautiful chocolate box. *** American Airlines, Turkish Airlines and Avianca have the best long-haul flying experience.