Permaculture Principles – 7, 8, 9

Permaculture Principles – 7, 8, 9

  7. Design from Patterns to Details Whether designing a new vegetable garden, or an entire new sustainable way of life, we have to look at the big picture before we get bogged down in the little things. Thinking wholistically, about all areas of our lives, can...
REALLY BIG NEWS! – AND A BIG CALL OUT FOR SUPPORT:

REALLY BIG NEWS! – AND A BIG CALL OUT FOR SUPPORT:

  A message from Gord Baird, one of OUR local teachers from ECOSENSE (Victoria, BC): I have bounced in and out of OUR ECOVILLAGE for some time now, most recently designing their new water systems.  I gave them some bad news this month and let them know that I was...
Healing Herbs: Rose

Healing Herbs: Rose

  Rose (Rosa acicularis) brings to my mind thoughts of budding love, matters of the heart, softness, beauty, and desire. fIn herbal medicine, both the petals and fruit (rosehips) of the rose are used. Not surprisingly then, rose petals are a good supportive tonic...
OUR Eater’s Manifesto

OUR Eater’s Manifesto

  O.U.R. Vision is to joyfully share food as medicine for O.U.R.selves, O.U.R. land and for O.U.R. broader worlds socioeconomic, ecological and political systems. O.U.R. core approach works toward collaborative respect with all of O.U.R. living companions:...