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Love and The Golden Rule

21 February, 2017 Vicky 0

The Golden Rule or Law of Reciprocity occurs in nearly every religion and is a good principle to follow in life, irrespective of one’s beliefs. It is best known as: ‘Do unto others as you […]

Permaculture Convergence 2016

12 August, 2016 Vicky 0

Geoff and Nadia Lawton will be attending the UK’s PermacultureConvergence, which takes place on 2-4 September 2016 at Nell Bank, Ilkley, West Yorkshire. It is a rare opportunity to meet one of the world’s most […]

Alternative ‘Nobel Prize’ For Permaculture

12 August, 2016 Vicky 0

Stuart Muir Wilson, the grandson of permaculture founding father Bill Mollison, has recently received The Right Livelihood Award, known as the alternative Nobel Prize, for his “outstanding vision and work on behalf of the planet […]

Lessons from the goat farm

23 May, 2016 Vicky 1

In 1986 Shann Nix Jones was an ambitious journalist in San Francisco who went undercover in the high schools to do a story about the budget cuts in education—a story that Drew Barrymore later turned […]

Moving On

11 May, 2016 Vicky 1

by Rose Elliot ‘Breaking up is hard to do’, goes the song, and it is; we all know that. Perhaps less well known though is the pain of parting from a group or organisation that […]

The Art Of Not Doing

25 April, 2016 Vicky 0

From Tao Te Ching, © Frances Lincoln Ltd 2015, translation & foreword © Stephen Mitchell 1988 Almost nothing is known about Lao Tzu, except that he may have been an older contemporary of Confucius (55-479 […]

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