Stem upright and proud Pointing towards heaven. Mystical beauty Strong and unyielding, Strength to lift up grown men. Flexible, bending in changing winds, Roots grounded. Leaves, lustrous green, Full of eternal life.   (A poem about bamboo, scared and adored in ancient Chinese culture for its strength, resilience and flexibility. Bamboo symbolises grace, longevity and … Continue reading Bamboo


Amsterdam: A Trip to Remember

Amsterdam is a wonderful little place with its delightful canals, cosy cafes and charming streets filled with classic town bikes. The atmosphere of the city is peaceful and relaxing  with art and inspiration around every corner. It is a perfect destination for a weekend getaway. DAY ONE We explored the local area of Jordaan, where … Continue reading Amsterdam: A Trip to Remember