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bicycles bicycles

I’ve just spent three days at a conference in Silicon Valley at the headquarters of Google – they call it the Googleplex. In the grounds were rows of beautiful, colourful bicycles which anyone can hop on and peddle around the campus. I love the idea of bikes for all. Especially in such great colours (they […]

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The joy of books

Take a look at what happens in a beautiful, much-loved book shop when everybody’s gone home. Filmed on location at Type Books in Toronto.

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Like the warmest childhood summers

Some objects, like smells or sounds, can conjure up reminiscences and feelings from another time. This glass reminds me of my mother when I was a child. I guess we owned some of these Duralex Gigogne glasses then – I would have seen her drinking tomato juice or ginger ale from one, but I have […]

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