Archive for : ' permaculture'

Gardening the Spirit: A tale of plants, people & saving the world.

Today I met a man who made me miss the island of Kauai even more than the growing well of ache I began to feel as soon as I lost sight of her. Being in Bali, [...]

Ending the Conquest of Nature

I think every child knows what it’s like to build a dam of pebbles in a creek, or try to build a wall around a sand castle to protect it from incoming waves. It’s a fun [...]

Sustainable Solutions: Water in the Walls

People who study ecological design and live sustainably off the grid understand the importance of thermal mass for keeping places cool in the summer and warm in the winter. This energy efficient thinking shouldn’t be limited to off-the-grid living [...]

Concerned About Water? Nature Has The Answers

“Our only hope for a transition to a stable future is one in which we embrace the best in indigenous wisdoms around the world with the legacy of modern biology & ecology. The two combined together [...]

Seed Power, Planting Hope!

The heart of a mighty tree resides in a tiny seed, the mysterious power of seeds pervades every aspect of life. Seeds can be literal, heirloom or GMO. They can be metaphorical seeds of deceit, healing, [...]