If we were just animals, no problem. If we were pure spirits, no problem. Concupiscence is a problem because we are spiritual animals. Neither angels nor beasts, we 'enjoy' dual residency in opposing spheres. The problem is not that the...
Though she lives and gardens in Maryland, Bethesda designer Debbie Friedman told us that she uses log slices, granite stones, and other natural accents to evoke the spirit of Mount Desert Island, Maine, where she enjoys vacationing.Show More Summary
Large-sized ice cubes are great for cocktails. They look really cool and melt very slowly so as to not distill the flavor of a straight spirit or the alchemy of a well-made concoction. The Laughing Squid Store is currently offering the BLOXX 12 Jumbo Ice Cube Tray and Sveres Jumbo Ice Ball Tray, each at […]
THAT’S WHY THE SPHERE OF POLITICS SHOULD BE SHRUNK, NOT EXPANDED: Politics Is Poison to the Human Spirit.
How delighted would you be if we told you that you could own your very own hanging treehouse? Inspired by the natural world around him, Canada-based Tom Chudleigh creates gorgeous wooden Free Spirit Eco Spheres, which can either sit on the ground
Aww. Ain't conciliation grand? [T]here is at least one sphere of Egyptian contemporary life where interfaith cooperation perseveres, and that is at weekly exorcisms performed by one of the country’s most celebrated priests, Father Sama’an Ibrahim. Show More Summary
Who could guess that about twenty years after the spirit of m: Sun Ra left this planet and went to higher spheres what will transpire in the chilly winds of Oslo, Norway. But anyone who followed even remotely the unbelievable life of Sun Ra already knows that stranger things have happene...
Welcome to Issue 19 of ‘The Marvelous Da7e!’ Real quick mission statement: this column is for discussion of superhero movie news and superhero movies. Titular allegiance aside, this sphere includes non-Marvel properties. This week: Thor...Show More Summary
Free Spirit Spheres is unlike your typical hotel. Instead of housing rooms in buildings, they’re offering guests accommodations in spherical treehouses. They look pretty basic on the outside, but don’t let its…
Free Spirit Spheres Sleep suspended in the forest canopy in Vancouver Somewhere in the middle of the forest on Vancouver Island, you'll find large wooden orbs suspended from the trees. Take the spiral staircase and short suspension bridge...Show More Summary
For a weekend at Free Spirit Spheres on Canada’s Vancouver Island, pack versatile pieces by Canadian eco-designers. When packing for a stay at Free Spirit Spheres – a hotel in Vancouver Island made up of floating spheres – keep your clothing light and free as well. Bring comfortable pieces from a few of Canada’s leading [...]
At Free Spirit Spheres you can literally hang out in a Canadian forest. How often do you stay in a handcrafted room? Not furniture wise, strictly speaking. But in an entire, spherical handcrafted structure (capsule, really) made from wood and fiberglass, which is then suspended from trees in a coastal rainforest on Vancouver Island? Never, [...]
We’ve been waiting and it’s finally here, Smalltown DJs with their best of 2011 mix! “…The spirit behind these mixes is to compile some of the year’s best non-club (mostly) tunes that got heavy airplay in the Smalltown sphere, and put them together in a fun way so you can bump it at your house, [...]
Here are two clever ways to incorporate upcycled wine bottles into your home. The Wine Sphere Chandelier from Wildflower Organics is a delicate glass globe dangling from heavy gauge wire. The Antiqued Mercury Demijohn Wine Bottles from Mothology add a bit of gleam and glamor to any space. Looking for an excuse to imbibe a [...]