Business, My Garden

You Can’t be Great by Yourself

When I heard the phrase ‘You can’t be great by yourself,’ I thought he actually has a point.  He went on and said even the greatest inventor needs expertees to test out his inventions, of course he needs someone that he can trust, the one that won’t steal his ideas.  Right…sounds to me like an… Continue reading You Can’t be Great by Yourself

Life Lesson, Travel, Wildlife

Canadian Geese at Biltmore

It seems like I’m going backward with my photos, I took these photos first.  We got to Biltmore Estate around noon time and found a place for our picnic.  Apparently we weren’t the only one, and there were several that were there before us. Seeing these Canadian geese made me think of the story that… Continue reading Canadian Geese at Biltmore

Buddhism, Travel

Lotus or Water Lily at Biltmore

In Buddhism, the lotus is one of the Eight Auspicious Symbols and one of the most poignant representations of Buddhist teaching. The roots of a lotus are in the mud, the stem grows up through the water, and the heavily scented flower lies pristinely above the water, basking in the sunlight. This pattern of growth… Continue reading Lotus or Water Lily at Biltmore