February 1, 2017
It was -21C last night and I forgot about the greens in the greenhouse again. In the early afternoon, I went to see the extent of the damage, and was very pleasantly surprised to find most of the plants looking green and perky :)
This is the first winter we've had the bed full of read more...
Where are the places we go for nourishment? This is a guided relaxation to connect with the hidden and taken-for-granted places in our lives that feed us and give us peace.
The garden reminds us that we can sow the seeds we want and we don't control what grows. This is a guided relaxation on life, imperfection and acceptance.
In the autumn, Mother Nature offers us reminders to let go, replenish ourselves and give thanks. This is a guided relaxation to help us connect with Nature and go within.
"[There has been a] huge increase in interest in permaculture in the last decade, the increase in people with varied backgrounds and training levels teaching in different ways, and a demand to meet more needs and bring permaculture to different communities."
If you're interested in learning read more...
1) livinghEARTH.net is where you'll find all of our work, including permaculture, holistic healing, workshops, coaching and more creative stuff. Learn more about LivinghEARTH.
2) We have a new e-newsletter for LivinghEARTH - SIGN UP NOW! Our old e-newsletter from Permaculture read more...
A Hard Summer in the Garden
I was appalled to see how little food we grew this summer. Our gardens showed us that we were not ready for extreme and changing climate conditions. It is an unpleasant lesson, and hopefully one that will help us be better prepared going forward.
We look to Mother read more...
This article has been updated from “55+ Favourite Plants.” New plants and comments have been added based on observations from our site and other edible forest garden projects.
A colleague asked me about my top plants for perennial polycultures in our region (hardiness zones 4b/5a in Ontario and read more...
Check out Bonita's newest article, "Lesssons from Water", in the Permaculture Design Magazine's spring 2016 issue. The magazine celebrates it's 100th issue! Look for it in stores (or you can order it as a back issue a little later).