Retired, Licensed to Practice

Retirement from conventional clinical practice is not the end of medical practice. It could be a start of an unconventional continuing practice in a natural setting that smells of fresh air, not of sterile environment reeking of chemicals. A limited consultation time is not even a concern. Nature provides the natural-walled facility that is: relationships…

P.O.S.H Kubo: Our home. Our wellness place.

Get a taste of island life in abundance. We”ll make our place the statement of our life’s philosophy, causes and advocacy, through holistic healthy lifestyle practices that nurture the well-being. Here, is a nature-lover’s paradise that could serve as an experiential healing place where we discover pleasurable ways to get better or prevent getting sick….

Edible Flower-inspired Haiku

I consider writing haiku as one of my re-creations for reasons mentioned in my RE-CREATION page. Haiku is a poem style that has Japanese origin. Nowadays, it is commonly found written in English but still following the Japanese form that is composed of seventeen syllables, divided in three lines of five-seven-five (5-7-5). This type of…

Creativity Overdose Prescription

“Creativity is intelligence having fun.” `Albert Einstein Creativity, I think is always good. When there’s excess of it, is it still good? Generally, anything in excess is bad. With regards to creativity though, even an excess can be good depending on the situation a person is in. When I was younger it was frustrating for…

A Gift

I received a gift from my husband. This is it, the WordPress website account including the domain name. So, consider this as my first post because this should have been published before my other blogs. Like a child who was gifted a new toy I was so excited to play. It’s nice, this feeling of…

Joyful Distractions

I started a few blog drafts to post here in the Island Lifestyle Blogazine and ended up writing this one that is not among those drafts. Time passes so quickly i wish the pandemic goes along with it. 🙂 It’s weekend already and all I managed in between minimal household chores, dining out, and writing…

RE-CREATION

There’s RECREATION and there’s RE-CREATION. The ‘dash’ makes a big difference. Whereas recreation refers only to something one does as a diversion or hobbies, re-creation encompasses more, means a lot more and deeper than that. RE-CREATION: Creating a new form from existing creations to refresh the body, mind and spirit is a productive activity that…

Crab Mentality Nature

This blog is about understanding the nature of crab mentality and finding inspiration from Nature to turn its negative manifestations into positive outcomes that make the victim always a winner. What is crab mentality? It is a human outlook patterned after the behavior of crabs trapped in a bucket. Imagine this…those hairy, sharp claws of…

Year of Gratitude

We start 2021 with gratitude for the graces that came with the pandemic and being able to appreciate the good things in life despite the crises. May we continue to see a spark of light in darkness and celebrate the joy of triumphing over adversities. With each bag passed on to a hand in need,…

Cruising For A Cause

There is more to yachting or boating than island hopping, enjoying sunrises and sunsets on most days and sailing onto storms for more unplanned, unwanted adventures. A big part of our cruising lifestyle was for the causes we support. It is that, which made our pre-pandemic life at sea, more fulfilling and meaningful. That was…

Touch of Mother Nature

The Wonder of Nature! When you think you’ve seen all of Nature’s beauty and glory, you come to a secluded, remote place, alone in your exploration and enjoyment of THE MOMENT; then a deep sigh escapes, you feel this deep connection…then you are filled with awe and renewed admiration and respect for such Creation. A…

ISLA BUZZ

New Year ‘Thanksgiving’ Preparation It’s not about obligation or responsibility to help and make people happy. It is just an act of compassion. It’s just about sharing. If it helps or make people happy, then that’s another thing to be grateful about. Isn’t it WONDER-FULL this Godsent gift of circumstances wrapped with Love? Thanks to…