Author Archive: naturebeing

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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Peacock Birds

Most people go to a zoo to see and photograph wild animals. I went to the local zoo because I knew they had farm animals. I thought I would get good photos of  something like goats. I hadn’t thought they would have peacock birds. I spent most of my time there getting some good images …

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Birds in Hawaii

In one of my next ebooks scheduled for next year I will have a section on birds. In my already published ebook, Your Guide To Tranquility, I mention the idea that watching animals in nature can often be a relaxing and tranquil experience. Birds, especially in water, are the best example of that. But, besides …

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Hibiscus Flowers in Hawaii

There are many types of hibiscus flowers. They can be seen in various colors. They rival roses in the number of cultivars that are available. Cultivars are plants that have been selected and propagated by cuttings rather than seeds. Here are some images of hibiscus flowers I have photographed around Hawaii  Island, the Big Island. …

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