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Moment & Motion

My son never likes his pictures taken. We were at the pool and as usual didn't want his pictures taken. So he covered himself up in a beach towel. I stood by, quietly and patiently.  As a typical child, he couldn't resist lifting his towel to see if I was still there. This is one of… Continue reading Moment & Motion

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Moment & Motion – Step Afrika!

We went this past weekend to Virginia Museum of Fine Arts for Step Afrika! According to VMFA website, Step Afrika! is an internationally acclaimed step group that will make you literally feel the patterns in the rhythm. In stepping, the body becomes an instrument, creating intricate rhythms and sounds through a combination of footsteps, claps, and… Continue reading Moment & Motion – Step Afrika!

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Be a Good Neighbour

Did they read my mind? I just left a few, more than 4 comments on several blogs today! And I realized that I truly enjoy leaving comments, more than writing my own posts. And I came across a few amazing blogs with content and pictures I enjoy and admire. Thanks, Blogging101!

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Rule of Thirds

I really like this tip. Rule of Thirds makes objects pop and at the same time does create that unearthly loneliness that draws your eyes to the subject in the photo. I happened to be putting what I have learned on  paper into practice at the pool yesterday. And I liked this one a lot because… Continue reading Rule of Thirds

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Hello Neighbours!

Let's see. Since I started the 30-day challenge, I have stepped outside my comfort zone and followed blogs about writing, photography and cooking. Blogging is writing, putting words together and engaging conversations with other bloggers. Photography attracts human eyes and break up the boredom of the black and white of the words, and give eyes… Continue reading Hello Neighbours!

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Yin and Yang of the Water

Somehow, this picture makes me feel so small, inadequate and apprehensive. Maybe it is the tiny sandpiper bird at the front... Or maybe it is the vast ocean... Ocean always intimidates me and every time I step into the water, I can't shake off the anxiety that I may be drowned at any moment. I… Continue reading Yin and Yang of the Water

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Take Control of Your Title and Tagline

OK. Day two assignment. I am getting a little bit of overwhelmed already :-(. The title of my blog is actually my company's name: Puressential Aromatherapy. The tagline is: therapeutic plant essences in synergy with body & soul. The tag line reads a little bit encrypted. Maybe I need to add something explaining what the… Continue reading Take Control of Your Title and Tagline

DIY Aromatherapy recipes

Who am I and Why I am here

This is my first assignment from blogging 101. I am a NAHA certified Aromatherapist and I am proud of this title. For the past few years, I have immersed myself in those aromatic oils and have dedicated myself and thousands of hours to learn about these powerful oils and the wonders they do for the… Continue reading Who am I and Why I am here