Immune

Source: Image courtesy of Photo by Ambro at FreeDigitalPhotos. net Today I read in a newspaper article today something that I have always suspected, but what has now been confirmed to me. People who do not sleep enough have four times more chance of colds. Lack of sleep weakens the immune system and one becomes … More Immune

Dance of the insects

Augustus 18th 2015 Source: ¬© Georgios Alexandris | Dreamstime Stock Photos http://www.dreamstime.com/black-bee-free-stock-image-imagefree217366 The time of the year has come again: the insects, especially wasps, fly around your head and ears. On our balcony we have two wasp traps hanging and they are visited frequently. Although I am particularly animal-friendly and even try to catch spiders … More Dance of the insects

The mountains

August, 16th 2015 Source: Picture of the Author I probably inherited the love and fascination for the mountains from my parents. Already at the age of 4-5 years my parents took me and my brother to the Austrian Alps on holiday. At that time my enthusiasm for the mountains was still dampened a little by … More The mountains