Permaculture Designing: Farm Visits, Site Planning & Forest Garden Research in Cheshire, UK

What a trip – we just got back from two weeks in the North West of England doing some permaculture design work on a 5 acre plot of land. Helen invited us to come and help her to redesign her farm after circumstances meant that she could no longer look after her sheep. She wanted something that was purposeful, low maintenance, and would spark joy. … Continue reading Permaculture Designing: Farm Visits, Site Planning & Forest Garden Research in Cheshire, UK

Following the Moon

It’s May, it’s hot, and we’re going to Portugal next week to meet my Mum. It’s already been a year since her last visit. Commitments and responsibilities increase with chickens and seedlings, but without a correlating decrease in time away from home. Last month we spent three days in Madrid, joining the start of the Extinction Rebellion protests on April 15th. Nik knew more about … Continue reading Following the Moon