How to be more lucky

Sprinkling some St. Patrick's Day magic by Bernard-Charles The day could not have been more suiting for this Irish holiday! The Color of the Day turned out to speak this truth. Ate green pancakes for breakfast. Wore a green shirt along with my adventurine crystal bracelet. I am drinking green tea with an extra bag of [...]

Using herbs today and tomorrow

Bernard Eats: Herbs and Spices by Bernard-Charles Now, I always enjoyed a good Southern brew of iced tea, but never understood why tea and herbs for that matter were so attractive. Then I read crazy stories about the effects of herbs and I’m not just talking about drug-affiliated uses either. According to this past summer there [...]

Certified Crystal Healer

Oh, yes! Bernard is officially certified in crystal healing thanks to Margaret Ann Lembo, author of Chakra Awakening: Transform Your Reality Using Crystals, Color, Aromatherapy & The Power of Positive Thought. For a five hour workshop at Journeys of Life in Shadeyside, Bernard and his executive board for The Human Element, a newly found student [...]

A naked sea nymph

Starbucks Corp., world's largest coffee company, has just announced that they will be using a new logo in light of their 40th anniversary, and it is more than a "nip and tuck". They took the covers away and left more negative space to only fill it up with the naked creature of the sea. So [...]

2010 in review

The stats helper monkeys at mulled over how this blog did in 2010, and here's a high level summary of its overall blog health: The Blog-Health-o-Meter‚ĄĘ reads Wow. Crunchy numbers The average container ship can carry about 4,500 containers. This blog was viewed about 18,000 times in 2010. If each view were a shipping [...]