WATER! This is how you can sustainably store it in your garden.

Taking a wider view on our world, you realize, that water shortage is already a big problem.  Millions of people die every year because of the lack of fresh water.  Many don’t know, that water is most effectively stored in the earth itself. Here I want to show you some […]

Soil Building Checklist. How to serve your soil for more productivity. 2

In permaculture and any other natural gardening, we realised that soil is our ground base that needs to be cherished and not poisoned to get healthy food and environment out of it. May be the most obvious for many, in conventional farming sadly, it isn’t!  To treat your soil with […]

6 Steps to your Successfull Permaculture Garden !

To all of you who own already some land, rent it or have somehow else access to earth. Here are some easy steps that will help you increase soil health and therefore grow wonderful plants and delicious food! You can change course to a sustainable way of treating your soil […]

Rosehip harvest. Vitaminbomb from the shrub.

At this time of the year rosehips are fully ready to harvest here in Europe. Now they ripened enough to develop their tase and softness to process them further on.  There is no other fruit that you can harvest now, which contains such a huge amount of vitamin C. Among […]

Your Vision Board for 2017. Set Your Priorities for the New Year. 2

Have you ever heard of a visionboard? A visionboard is a wonderful goal setting process to help you focus on your main goals and intention. New year’s is a perfect opportunity to create your very own for 2017!  Basically you take a big cartboard or big piece of paper and […]

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9 Reasons to Start an Edible Permaculture Garden.

To support yourself, you don’t necessarily need a huge farm. Just a small garden can be enough to come closer to independence.  The three words that described our feelings for an edible permaculture garden the best were: Responsibility, Self-sufficiency and Freedom!  After we have found so many reasons that made […]

Immune system Boost with Smoothies for the Winter!

Smoothies, Smoothies, Smoothies! I love Smoothies so much!  It has helped me and my family so much to drink a fresh smoothie daily. They are just so easy to make and above all it makes it so easy to introduce a large amount of fresh wild greens into your diet. […]

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Skincare in Winter. Effective Remedies.

Especially in winter our skin needs some extra care.  People who suffer from dry skin have to do something in the cold months. In this article I want to share what helped my skin to recover from super dry skin.  No Chemicals  In general you should start asking yourself if […]

Work Schedule for Selfsufficiency in Winter.

In general there is not much work to do in the garden in winter.  We take our time to read all kinds of books we collected during the warm part of the year and didn’t read them. More time for writing and painting together with our child. I am creating […]

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Nino & Joey sleeping

Goodbye Winterdepression. Easy tricks.

Reduced light during the winter months can be a challenge for our body. Many people talk about a winterdepression and how it affects them. Today I will share some tricks to overcome it.  I love sunshine. I love summer and heat. Way too hot for some is just right for […]