I was able to watch this horror movie made in Norway about Troll Hunters and Trolls called, “The Troll Hunters”. It was presented as though trolls were actual living things and a real camera crew was accompanying a professional troll hunter into the mountains to film trolls. I thought that they did an excellent job…
Faces In The Mirror
Have you ever wondered what could have inspired ghost stories about mirrors? I remember a game while I was growing up called Bloody Mary. In this game you would have to go into a bathroom, flush the toilet 3 times, flick the lights on and off 3 times, then turn off all of the lights…
Record of Lodoss War Opening
This is an older, fantasy anime, but it is still beautiful!
How To Make Homemade Hot Cocoa
Ingredients ¼ cup unsweetened cocoa powder ½ cup granulated sugar⅓ cup hot water⅛ tsp salt4 cups milk (fat-free, 2%, whole, dairy, or non-dairy)1 teaspoon vanilla extract Instructions Combine the cocoa, sugar, water, and salt in a medium saucepan.Over medium heat, stir constantly until hot. Cook, stirring constantly for 1 minute.Stir in the milk and heat,…
Gestalt, Ninja Principles In Nature
Gestalt psychology was based on the work of 3 psychologists, Max Wertheimer, Wolfgang Kӧhler, and Kurt Koffka. It is based on the observation that we often experience things that are not part of our simple sensations. Wertheimer pointed out that we perceive motion where there is nothing more than a sequence of rapid sensory events,…
The Crystal Desert and Vita
A long time ago I went on a trip to Antarctica. It was such a wondrous place. I loved it! Our first stop was Argentina. We saw many beautiful sites including tango dancers and ate at a restaurant famous for its steak called Las Nazarenas where the steak was cooked over a fire on skewers….
Sweet Gum Trees
I remember playing with gumballs from a gumball tree as a kid, but didn’t pay a lot of attention to their stages of development then. Have you ever looked at a gumball up close in all of its stages of development? They are very interesting. They go from being a small, yellowish-green gumball that is…
Gifts From Heaven
It is a sweet thought that dreams could be a gift from heaven, angel things. “What if you slept. And what if in your sleep you dreamed. And what if in your dream you went to heaven. And there plucked a strange and beautiful flower. And what if when you awoke you had that flower…
I love this game. It has such wonderful puzzles in it!
What A Snail Sounds Like While Eating
Have you ever wondered what a snail sounded like while eating? NPR did an excellent story about a lady in a hospital who received a pet snail as a gift from a friend. At first, the lady didn’t know what to make of it, but, as her stay in the hospital continued, she learned how…