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The circle widens

It’s not a circle exactly, its much more like a rectangle. But saying the rectangle widens may throw you off. I’ve basically expanded my walking area and am sharing it with those who may be interested in this (most lovely) part of Pererenan. In the map above, if you click on the two red dots […]

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New shortcut between Pererenan and Canggu opening soon

After two quick months of fundraising among local, foreign-owned businesses and with the assistance and land donation of the Balinese, our group of about 30 businesses and local leaders were able to do a first in this part of Bali: self-fund a shortcut road between Pererenan and Canggu. A meeting a few months back at […]

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Another Daily Walk Option

We can take the same trail as mentioned before, but this time heading left as we pass the stream, instead of right. If we are lucky we may see cattle egrets following a rice farmer around as he tills the soil. And we will see mellow cows as they await their grass meals from the […]

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Come to Pererenan and Boost your Health

There has already been scientific studies proving the benefits of immersing yourself in green spaces. The Japanese even have a name for it, “forest bathing.” Benefits include: lower heart rate and blood pressurereduction in stress hormone productionboosted immune systemimprovement in overall feelings of wellbeing Now there is new research supporting exposure to “blue spaces.” “We […]

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In Praise of the Mundane

Yes I know, its not trendy to seek the mundane. adjective– common; ordinary; banal; unimaginative.– of or relating to this world or earth as contrasted with heaven; worldly; earthly: mundane affairs.– of or relating to the world, universe, or earth. As Rob Walker says, The only way to find the good stuff, the special stuff, the […]