These days I am knitting like mad! I have hardly knitted since we moved to Spain – lack of knitting friends (eg. http://www.knittingdane.com) and carpal tunnel syndrome made me stop. Then we moved here and we didn’t have electricity most nights, which was when I had most time to knit… and it died down. Well… Read More A Surge in Creativity
I was looking through pictures of our place from when we bought it and throughout our renovation process, and I thought it would be a good idea to post some of them here to show some of the progress that we have made – even if it doesn’t feel like much has happened, people keep… Read More Pictures of Progress
In a recent thread in the Cider Press on http://www.permies.com there was a question as to whether Homeschooling was a part of Permaculture. At the time I had not earned enough apples to answer with my thoughts and by the time I had I couldn’t find it. I have been giving it a lot of thought… Read More Homeschooling and Permaculuture
This Friday Marcus and I celebrated our 10 years anniversary. The picture above is our wedding picture. Looking at it feels like staring into another world… how we have changed! How our values have changed! Our wedding was a huge deal with all the trimmings, morning suit, silk dress (tailor made), star chef, party in… Read More 10 Years of Marriage – How Things Change
Not the Cage Aux Folles, but it very well could be 🙂 About year ago i bought two rabbit does, more or less on a whim – I have a tendency to do things like that… sometimes it moves things forward, sometimes it becomes yet another project I never finished. This one seemed for a… Read More The Rabbit Cage
This week on our little finca we have had visitors – a Danish/Norwegian world schooling family who is traveling Europe for a year came by to visit us. A few months ago I joined the Facebook group World Schoolers because friends of mine told me it would be a great way of connecting to other… Read More World Schoolers For The Win!
Happy New Year – as I have promised for a while now I will post my article on composting – that way I end the year by meeting one of my personal goals. One of the cornerstones in Permaculture is recycling as much as possible, an cornerstone in recycling is composting. When we bought the… Read More Composting in Dryland areas