Author Archive: naturebeing

The Woods Of Hawaii

When people think of Hawaii they probably think of beaches and palm trees. They might think palms are the only or most common tree in Hawaii. But Hawaii has woods and other trees. The most abundant tree here is the ohia. The second most common tree is the koa. They both are endemic to Hawaii. …

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The Spirit of Aloha and Nature

Being in Nature plays an important roll in conditioning us to be gentle and kind towards each other and the environment. We feel our connection to being in the presence of ‘the breath of life’ that energy that guides us, or we should let it guide us, towards a more peaceful existence with each other. …

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Old Lava Flows In Hawaii

I recently posted a video of old lava around Hilo Hawaii and at Hawaii Volcanos National Park. It is on my youtube channel Wonderful Wandering Topics. Walking over old lava is an interesting adventure. As you will see you have to be careful and watch every step. https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCBuapIXU1tt0z_CTUv1T2bg

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Hawaii Active Volcano

Last year I visited the Hawaii Volcanos National Park on the Big Island of Hawaii where I live. I filmed the trip which I will post below. My thoughts on the area are that it is a spectacular site to view when there is flowing lava. And I was surprised that with such an active …

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Garden Greens and Radicchio Update

Greens do well in containers as long as the depth of the container is deep enough. The containers should be a little deeper than the ones in the photos. But even in this size the greens do well for several months. The Radicchio is doing better from the stem end cuttings than from the seeds. …

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Peace Love Harmony – Pass It On

With all that is happening every day to rob us of our peace and trnquility I felt moved to start a new playlist on my youtube channel – Wonderful Wandering Topics https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCBuapIXU1tt0z_CTUv1T2bg  The title of the new playlist is Peace Love Tranquility – Pass It On. In this series of one minute videos I will …

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Hidden Walk To Ocean – Hawaii

I took a short walk to the ocean on a hidden trail on the Big Island of Hawaii. I also have a video of this walk at youtu.be/ecY6YlvNgZk  To get there drive  past the Port of Hilo and continue on that road until you see the Lokowaka Pond on the right. Then immediately on the …

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In The Garden – Radicchio

A few months ago I started experimenting with growing the salad green radicchio. I started the plants from seeds. I also am trying a method that I heard works with cabbage. That method is to use the stem end. Radicchio is cosidered a slightly bitter salad green although it can be mostly red. It is …

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Revitalizing This Site

I have decided to revitalize this site for a number of reasons. There just isn’t enough peaceful, tranquil, nature words, photos, or videos out in the media. I feel that all of us that can should make an attempt to overwelm all the negative press that bombards us every day. So I am starting with …

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Special Moments In Nature

Often in nature we feel peace and tranquility. Sometimes there are special moments beyond even that. Those moments can bring into focus subtle energies beyond what we could have imagined. These special moments, these magical moments, although they happen infrequently, can have a profound effect on us forever. This is not new. This is not …

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