After last week’s Gotong Royong, It’s time to continue the clean up and start planning on how I want to plant the gardens.
I have also started the beginning process of the Compost Area that will help to build my compost! … More 016 | The visions and thoughts of my future garden
Gotong Royong is when a community come together and go to one persons place and help them out. It’s not just for gardening but ultimately is such a wonderful thing and I love that our little community do this! We are doing it every month and I am just stoked that today they are coming to help me on my land. … More 015 | Gotong Royong – My Mountain Family Help Me To Make Space for some Vegetable Gardens!
The more you observe, interact and plan your options around the permaculture design the better. The idea is, if you really create a clever permaculture design, the less you will need to work in the future. It’s about energy out and energy in. … More 014 | Permaculture Pondering’s 🤔 Observe, Interact & Plan..
It’s been 6 months since I got the land and my brother first came to check on me, (the first episode of this series) and it’s time he come back and I put him to work!
I always laugh so much when my brother is around, he is so comical and witty!
We have a bit of a false start when he gets overwhelmed by mosquitos and has to go and find some repellent to put on, but once we get started we get a lot done!
Enjoy the fun! … More 013 | My Brother Comes to Play… I mean Help! 😂
So, I have my last minute freak out before I finally decide to clear some land to put a tent on the land.
I am a bit cautious because some of these trees are 20 years old and I want to make sure I am confident at my decision!
As I clear the land I share different facts and curiosities that I find interesting… and hopefully you do too. I also play with the idea of getting the coffee tree root to use as a Chandelier to commemorate their existence and maybe even add a little specialness to the future Farmhouse. … More 012 | Clearing the Land for My Tent!
Do you wrestle with weeds regularly?
Do they try and take over your garden?
Did you know Nature is trying to tell you something?
Nature is Always trying to create life and it is far more “intelligent” than we can imagine. It goes from simple to complex and each “weed” or even “pest” has a purpose!
We just need to observe and understand what Nature is trying to tell us… … More Understanding WHY you have WEEDS
Grab Your Copy: Permaculture Design – A Step By Step Guide – https://amzn.to/3afJQNy On my Permaculture Farm journey, I am starting to implement the principles I learned in my Permaculture Design Course (PDC). One of the biggest things I have learnt with Permaculture is the design and research and check and double check are extremely … More 011 | Using the Step By Step Guide to Designing Permaculture & Mapping
If you have ever been to Bali, you will notice often that the local communities will sit and prepare for an event together. Community and connection is imperative. In fact, they really find it unusual for foreigners like myself living on their own. It concerns them. Some of the local families here often try and … More 010 | I’m Learning So Much from the Locals
Did you know a fence could be alive? I didn’t… until I moved to Bali!
In the village here, to create a fence, many of the locals use Gamal or Gliricidia to grow a fence … More 009 | Building a Living Fence!