…an homage to Jack Kerouac and to Richard Beggs’s youthful intrigue with all things Beat
Filming Jack Kerouac’s Beatnik San Francisco: Prohibitive Cost of Archival footage
...an homage to Jack Kerouac and to Richard Beggs's youthful intrigue with all things Beat
“Steve Shirley Shark Tagger:” A Self-directed Learning Short Doc
F.Y.I. Since I wrote this, my short doc, “Steve Shirley Shark Tagger” has been officially selected into the Wildlife Conservation Film Festival; the San Francisco…
Local Honey: Good for More Than Sweetening the Palate
Over the years I've learned that honey is good for more than just sweetening the palate.
Get real Lady. Good luck Lady.
Film school didn’t teach me how to obtain all the various permissions I need to release me from liability for sharing feature film content in my next short…
It's not like I haven't been writing.
An Interest with Zeal: Christina Spiegel’s Comic-a-Day
This is the first post in a series at Intrinsic Lifestyle about hobbies my friends do with Zeal! Given my explanation for self-directed learning here, I’m glad to finally…
5 reasons for self-directed learning at Intrinsic Lifestyle
When a person is engaged in a subject, learning about it is easier for them.
Sony RX10 Camera Features: Well-Suited for my Short Doc
It took me a year, but I completed my short documentary, “Steve Shirley Shark Tagger, San Francisco Bay.” Writing posts here took a backseat because of my…
Do We Have an Urban Farm?
If you’ve got an urban farm, you probably have a blog about it. I fit the stereotype. But I’m asking: what the heck does having an urban farm mean, and…
“Steve Shirley Shark Tagger”
The people I write and make videos about in the San Francisco Bay Area have an Intrinsic Lifestyle. I used a Sony RX10 to videotape and photograph a shark-tagging expedition…
7 years of beekeeping with 3 kids: what they learned
It’s ideal for children to learn beekeeping with their parent or a mentor. In 2009, I wrote a Honeybee Curriculum post. I developed it because I couldn’t find…
Get your Fall Mood on Braiding Garlic
In this funny short doc, our daughter’s emotive ‘self-ie’ pictures cutaway from her instructions for braiding garlic. Why did she braid our garlic? My hubby, Mr.…
Mixology is Trending
In the San Francisco area, #Mixology, the art and skill of preparing mixed drinks, ‘is trending.’ Although it’s fun to go out with my hubby to a hip new bar in…
Walking by Colorful Walls in Ajijic, Mexico
Ajijic, Mexico attracts many artists including: Mexican, Huichol, American, Canadian and French– to name a few that I met. The colorful walls throughout the streets make…
A Video Portrait of Patrice, an Art Educator
Watch my short documentary about Patrice, an Art Educator in the San Francisco Bay Area, who skillfully blends art education with her family life. Kids learn effortlessly in…
The Raw Food Guy
Who is the raw food guy? How does he use raw food to control his ADD, anxiety and depression? Watch my short video documentary and find out why he claims to be the most…
Jenny’s Passion for Fiber Arts
For over sixteen years, I’ve respected Jenny’s artistic ability with fibers. I selected her as my second profile at Intrinsic because fiber arts are both her…
OSØ’s “Space Food”
Artwork by TOMBOGO My website kristinshermanolnes.com, with vlog: Intrinsic, spot-lights people pursuing their passion and what they learn from doing it. Our eldest son goes by…
Parenting in Action
Parenting and learning in action. At times far more effective than words, an adult’s body language helps a child develop intelligence. Instead of saying “good…
What’s Intrinsic Lifestyle blog about?
Welcome Over the twenty-five years that I’ve been an Educator, it’s become evident to me that when a person is engaged in a subject of their own interest, they…
The more people that people understand the role that sharks play in our oceans, the more they’ll realize how critical it is to protect them!
Screen shot of my failed title. I’m teaching myself how to make short documentary profiles of audtodidacts in the San Francisco Bay Area. There are many things to…
San Francisco International Ocean Film Festival, Feb. 22nd – March 2nd, 2015, at the Cowell Theater at Fort Mason Buy your tickets now–the selections at the festival…
Steve Shirley Shark Tagger 1 minute TRAILER Top comment and share from Ocean Research Foundation via Google+ Team ORF is honored to have our Executive Director, Steven Shirley,…
My next film is a profile of Richard Beggs and how his passion for hi-fi sound led him to success as a Sound Designer/Mixer in the film industry. It’s about how his background in fine art oil painting and music have influenced his style or ‘taste’ in sound design and mixing work. What he has to share is film history!