In times when you feel overrun by forces outside of your control, contemplating and designing the life you want to live is important self-care.
Read More Start Where You are: Discovery at Zone 00
We all want to become better, fitter, happier. As long as we believe in guilt and shame, though, self-improvement is bound to make us suffer.
Read More A Manifest for the Embodiment of Imperfection
Education and gradual friendly change is more way effective than division.
Read More The garden in the mind, your mind on your garden
Our ecovillage set up ‘invisible structures’, to build a strong community, to work together well, from practical land care to our deepest vision.
Read More Community Building: Social and Spiritual Permaculture for Intentional Communities and Transition Towns
Permaculture offers a rich toolkit for designing for holistic abundance not only in our landscapes, but our personal finances as well.
Read More My Permaculture Wealth Building Journey
This article is the second of a series about designing for your inner landscape | you can read the first part there: What is zone 00 design and why should you start yours?!
Read More How to get started with zone 00 design? My experience with designing my inner landscape
When we struggle with frustrations, overwhelm, anger, anxiety, our family members or keeping our socks together in pairs, there is this one advice we hear often:
Read More Why It Is So Hard To Love Ourselves
There’s an issue that needs addressing, like a PO-box of understanding, of enthusiastically awaiting new mail to arrive, like the birds of yesterday in harmonic screeches of today’s fairy tales.
Read More Poetics of communication
I don’t know you, but for me, reading self-development books has always been intensely frustrating.
Read More What is zone 00 design and why should you start yours?!
A poem about wounds created by Patriarchy, Religion, and Capitalism.
Read More Colonial Trauma: No, I Won’t Confess, I Will Say It Out Loud!
by Matilde Magro Step by step guide of 10 easy…
Read More How to learn humility for a better tomorrow
Am I done with choosing struggle? What would it be like to navigate the unknown with play? This is the story of how a tree showed me a way.
Read More Lessons From A Tree: Living and Creating With Earth As Play
I think of the countless beings displaced by and lost to the flames, of the places and plants and memories mingling in the ash, of all those struggling to breathe.
Read More Caring for (More-than-Natal) Kin in Times of Loss
How do we have difficult conversations? Any time we expect a conversation to be(come) difficult, it is because we assume that either the other person will reject what we propose or they will be hurt by what we share with them. I want to talk about the latter.
Read More How to Have Difficult Conversations
The plant sat in the clearance section of a grocery store for a few dollars looking thirsty and in need of rescue
Read More Empathy For a Houseplant
I only wish to become old if I can also become an elder.
Read More My 10-Point Plan for Feral Eldership
The future of life on Earth is uncertain and our lifetimes are finite. Consider our own deaths as well as the possibilities of climate catastrophe.
Read More Embers of Hope: Embracing Life in an Age of Ecological Destruction and Climate Chaos
There is resilience in everything..in seeds too..and perhaps plants learn resilience as they grow.
Read More Watering Our Seeds
It’s interesting how a simple act of kindness can multiply itself into thousands of good deeds in a short time, but how does that happen?
Read More Kindness Circles, surrounding community
Ever walked along a Chinese garden, public or private, urban…
Read More Spiritual gardening, the way out of suffering.
A woman and her father gathered their know-how, investments and…
Read More For your inspiration: Sabarmatee
Stitched up as we are I figure we can Lilo…
Read More We are Stitch (Let’s be Lilo!)
By Gudrun Cartwright As a woman in my late forties,…
Read More Approaching menopause as a childfree woman
War, what is it good for? We need more compassion and understanding.
Read More War, what is it good for?
By Julia Pereira Dias Shame spits into your romantic dinner.…
Read More Confronting Shame — The Last Door
By Priya Logan I previously wrote a post about identifying…
Read More Archetypes and the power to transform
Permaculture approaches to landing during pregnancy. By Priya Logan As…
Read More Taking stock before the stork: using permaculture to plan with pregnancy
By Julia Pereira Dias Aren’t we the selfless ones? “My…
Read More The Best Advice
By Dido Dunlop Our hearts and outer world grow hearty together…
Read More Buddhist Meditation and Regenerative Culture
Learning a new way of living from an elder Iranian farmer…
Read More Strength and Resistance à la Woman
By Julia Pereira Dias Most of us are primarily concerned…
Read More Are You Willing To Receive?
By Dido Dunlop In times like now, our emotional strength…
Read More A Simple Meditation for Pandemic, Climate Emergency and Other Disasters
When I enrolled in a Permaculture Design Course in 2013, my youngest child was only three months old, and we had only recently landed in Scotland. I had spent most of my adult life away from Scotland…
Read More Mapping and landing in a living world: how a Permaculture Design Course helped me organize my life
Notas desde La Pampa, Argentina By Rosaura Ruiz Hace más…
Read More Cuando el ecosistema natural ya no existe
By Priya Logan ( Even in the face of larger…
Read More How to have a healthy mental breakdown
By Julia Pereira Dias Nothing causes as much frustration as…
Read More How to Free Yourself from Expectations