Sometimes one gets to spend a good chunk of time with people and on a topic which are all exciting. To hear a diversity of views which all build for a bigger and better understanding of the topic at hand, goodie goodie goodie.
I spent time over the last couple of days in exactly that […]
My father loved his books
Our home was always covered in books. Wall to wall books. Even our kitchen had a whole bookcase on something else he loved, cooking. My mother is the ‘chef’ and my father was the chef of the occasional day.
I shipped 30 boxes of books from Finland to Australia in […]
A happy society? What makes that happen? Where is the good model?
Some dimensions to bring about the conditions
I lived through an amazing transformation in Finland during the 90s. It did require a good level of consensus but it was helped by a crisis.
In the early 90s companies, like Nokia, and the whole […]
I spoke earlier about our plan to move – or rather cash-in on the hard work on our home of 10 years. Our ask and the buyer dollar just did not match. So we stay.
One thing we learned in the process is that ‘downsizing’ in Sydney is not what it should be. It was […]
I am – it would seem – allergic to red wine and most probably also to white wine. It is either the tannins or the preservatives, not sure which or both. This predicament is truly annoying as I love red wine. Especially the full bodied ones. I do drink red wine though. For a moment […]