Varieties of Japanese green tea including sencha and matcha. Not only can green tea improve brain function in the short term, it may also protect your brain in old age. Alzheimer’s and Parkinson’s diseases are common neurodegenerative diseases.
Kintsukuroi or kintsugi is the art of repairing broken pottery with lacquer and silver or gold. The philosophy behind this reparation is that something should not be discarded just because it is broken. It is in fact more beautiful for having been broken.
kintsukuroi ~ “to repair with gold”; the art of repairing pottery with gold or silver lacquer and understanding that the piece is more beautiful for having been broken I think this just became my favorite word.