Permaculture, Sustainable Living

Stop Adani – Take it personally!

What a surprising Easter Sunday listening to Enviro Rock Star, Bob Brown talk about his mission in the Stop Adani Convoy. His love and passion for keeping Australia green is contagious. And perfect timing, Easter Sunday.  Easter is historically a time of earth renewal where we are called upon to awaken and renew ourselves. Originally a spring time festival,… Continue reading Stop Adani – Take it personally!

Ecocentro Ipec, Natural Building, Sustainable Living

We make soil! The art of composting in a toilet

It’s believed that the first toilets for human waste were created in an ancient settlement in Scotland dating back to 3000 B.C. That’s over 5000 years ago! Sadly enough, today about 2.4 billion people, or roughly one-third of the world’s population still lack access to proper toilets. People poop on the side of the road,… Continue reading We make soil! The art of composting in a toilet

Permaculture

5 Things To Remember If You Keep Killing Your Plants

I have a few friends who have frequently told me that they would love to keep a garden but always seem to accidentally kill their plants. If you are one of these people, here are a few points to remember: Soil: The secret to all successful gardens is great soil. If your plants are not… Continue reading 5 Things To Remember If You Keep Killing Your Plants