Lifestyle

If you are going to try, go all the way

When I decided, like 20 years ago, to launch what is today OhSo, the site you’re on now, I had a problem. Me. My own lack of belief in myself. I didn’t believe I was good enough to do something as big as everything I dream OhSo will become. I didn’t believe I could ever

Getting stuck in negative thought

Our minds tend to hold on to negative thought and, thus, we find it difficult to see any positives in our day-to-day. This TedTalk from Psychologist Alison Ledgerwood brings up a few simple tests conducted to prove how a single positive thought can help us release all the negative ones from our day, making a

Vegan take on Kentucky Fried Chicken

I’ll admit that this recipe is rather daunting, what with the huge number of ingredients. Its also not cheap. But, going vegan for me was not easy. It always seemed like I was trying to make up for something that I was missing. I quickly realised it had to do with my cooking skills, or

Vegan Banana Bread

I tried this bread last weekend. There’s a few things that I miss, I admit it. One of them is something sweet without the eggs or butter. By God, this Banana Bread recipe does it for me. Full satisfaction. 100% recommended for one of those wintery, rainy weekends at home by the TV. The recipe

Vegan Chickpea Omelette

No eggs in this omelette. Tastes wonderful and only your imagination will hold you back on what you can do with this wonderful recipe. (Visited 1 times, 1 visits today)

vegan wakame buckwheat pancake recipe

Gluten-free buckwheat pancake wrap, with a light and fresh rainbow salad. healthy, easy, and gorgeous by Jenny Mustard. (Visited 3 times, 1 visits today)

Power of the Mind : Oliver Sacks – The Charles Bonnett Syndrome

Neurologist and author Oliver Sacks brings our attention to Charles Bonnett syndrome — when visually impaired people experience lucid hallucinations. He describes the experiences of his patients in heartwarming detail and walks us through the biology of this under-reported phenomenon. (Visited 6 times, 1 visits today)

Can citizen action stop climate change?

Grass-roots movements. Conscious of the changing climate affecting human life on our planet, more and more people are taking action to help stop an environmental catastrophe, starting in their own homes. (Visited 14 times, 1 visits today)

How to live happily

The most difficult of questions has the simplest of answers from mystic Sadhguru, who discusses why people feel pressured to enslave themselves to other people’s fancy. (Visited 23 times, 1 visits today)

A message to artists – Terence McKenna

At a time when we don’t seem to have much of music or even film to speak of, this simple message from Terence McKenna rings truer than ever.  This excerpt is from his lecture “opening the doors of creativity” in 1990. (Visited 23 times, 1 visits today)