Make each moment bliss. Seize its magic. This is spirituality. Andreea Garden, August 2017 Panarea
A Street Food Festival in Sibiu. A pool of amazing gourmet food and uplifting good vibes for anyone to dive into. For the past three days and still going on, Sibiu gathered many of mobile gourmet food makers from Romania and managed to create a memorable experience for both sibians and tourists. The food … More Practicing the Art of Life Appreciation – Sibiu Street Food Festival . Gourmet Romania
Hm. Never understood what was the big idea regarding a certain age. Approaching 40. Life appears to request … uhm … clean restoration, freshness. Work space: inner (soul). Means: art, music, poetry, dance, nature, silent contemplation. Aim: psychological repair. Location: current (Sibiu).
A great deal of thinking energy and building energy goes into making of the shell of our home, the house. However, it is the inner space that we inhabit. Better said, how we feel inside the interior space of our house determines wether or not we, our souls to be specific, feel at home. But … More What makes a home?
“An exercise of presence”, I’ll call it. Practice being. Another word for presence: (real) love. There is no end goal. No seeking. No achievement. No rules. No thinking. No talking. It’s all, whole, here and now. Quoting Eckhart Tolle: “When you act out the present-moment awareness, whatever you do becomes imbued with a sense of … More A live event ~ Exercise of Presence
It’s only fair to recognize that something is always going on. And I don’t mean just in a big city. Anywhere. Always. Have we got our senses awaken? A young talented artist performed The Skylark song tonight. full original version played by world renown Romanian pan flute Master Gheorghe Zamfir
//playlists.applemusic.com/embed/pl.e75e27c1510d41f6b37fddecb1df7303?country=ro&app=music 1959: A Vintage Year in Jazz, is a perfect collection of “just right” kind of jazz. … for me. Not very often I am so enthused by an album Apple Music suggests, enough to move me to make a playlist and post it. Imagine this small caffe with an authentic vintage unpretentious feel … … More For the love of Jazz
Reading “Sibiu – City stories” at Astra Library. Sibiu is 900 years old but has never been conquered by any invader. Sibiu was the capital of one of the most important Habsburg Monarchy’s province, Transylvania. Sibiu is the home of many “firsts”: first museum in Romania, first Zoo garden, first paper mill, first bookstore, first … More Practicing the Art of Life Appreciation ~ Sibiu Architecture p.1
Images by Andreea Garden ©theoandmira.com 2016
Hello, dear friends. I apologize for holding back my expressions. I felt confused lately. Thanks to a loyal friend who relentlessly supports my work, encouraging me to write and post regardless, @New England Nomad, I came back to my senses, my real senses. I write because I enjoy it and makes me feel alive. All rest … More Practicing the Art of Life Appreciation