Bunker Lesson

Do you want to get out of the green side bunkers with ease and consistency? When we watch golf on television we rarely see the pro’s intimidated when they hit a bunker with an approach shot. With a few basic fundamentals you too can get out of green side bunkers consistently and lose that fear…

When Ocean Currents Become Art

This visualization shows the ocean surface around the world between June 2005 and December 2007. It was produced by NASA / JPL and high resolution model ECCO2. This model attempts to create accurate representations to improve understanding of the currents transport heat and carbon in the ocean. The ECCO “simulates flows at all depths, but…

Golf & Music: Pro Players Playlists

Music is personal. Some couldn’t live without classical, others without smooth country tunes. But if you’re not married to a specific genre of music, and are a bit curious about what other golfers listen while honing their golf game, we found three old playlists (from 2014) of some well reconginized golfers. Rickie Fowler   2….

How Yoga Changes Your Brain

The things we think and the things we do have a dynamic impact on our brain, our attitudes, and ultimately our reality. My father always reminded me of the power of positive thinking and the philosophy of creating my own reality. He taught me that it all starts with the things we tell ourselves and…

Hot Dogs Around the World (and the most expensive)

Image: Wayne Thiebaud A few shoppers in Melbourne recently got to enjoy a taste of the world’s most expensive hot dog. It was not part of any five-star hotel gimmick, or some other fancy F&B marketing stunt, but from a groomed food truck in a parking lot. At $100, the hot dog got plenty of…

Meet Jon Turk

We are proud to have Jon Turk as our PGA Head Golf Professional . As you know, Jon came to us from the prestigious East Hampton Golf Club, in New York, where he served as a Golf Professional during 13 years. Jon takes over daily operations of the Golf Club as well as teaching responsibilities…

Monday Yoga

Maybe, we have wanted our world to stop at Sundays. Never wanted Monday to be back, but the harsh reality is, one has to get up and face an avalanche of work on a Monday. Not to worry. We have just the right thing to keep the dark clouds at bay: YOGA. Continuous yoga practice…

The 25 most popular places in the world

According to the Travellers’ Choice Awards, these are the 25 most popular destinations of this year. Machu Picchu Machu Picchu, Peru By surrounding a wall lies the city with all its splendor, glistening in the sunlight. 2. Sheikh Zayed Mosque Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates Speaking of greatness is not enough. Architecture, white marble and…

Recycling codes

Recycling codes are used to identify the material from which an item is made, to facilitate easier recycling or other reprocessing. Having a recycling code, the chasing arrows logo or a resin code on an item is not an automatic indicator that a material is recyclable but rather an explanation of what the item is….

The Custom Frame Studio at Galeria de Ida Victoria

same care . same precision . same materials A work of art does not need to be expensive, to be of value to you. Take precautions to ensure it a safe future so you may enjoy it for many years. There are really two parts of picture framing. What is on the outside and what…

Biomimicry

Nature is a powerful teacher, serving as an inspiration to humans to emulate its functioning as a solution to many of the world’s problems. Biomimicry, originating from the Greek word ‘bios’, meaning life, and ‘mimesis’, meaning to imitate, is a field that deals with exploring and learning from nature’s design to effectively formulate sustainable development…

Improving Digestion With Yoga

Our digestive system is a reflection of our emotional and mental health. It is sensitive to emotions – anger, anxiety, sadness, elation — all of these feelings (and others) can trigger symptoms in the gut. When you’re stressed, your gut knows it immediately, and you also might experience gastrointestinal upset or stomach pain. Yoga asanas…