Exploring The Outdoors With A First Aid Kit For Hiking

Hiking can be one of the most wonderful activities you can pursue; physical activity in beautiful surroundings; exploring new places; breathing in fresh air. Unfortunately it can also be one of best places to experience a myriad of injuries. Because of the nature of the activity – traveling, sometimes solo, in a secluded setting – […]

The Chinese Miao’s Bringing New Kindling Ceremony

Residing in the mountainous areas of southwestern China, the Miao minority group still keeps some of their ancient customs today. One is their unique tradition of crafting amazing silver jewelry. But another lesser-known aspect of their culture, the ceremony of getting new kindling, is held on the last day of each year.