I was moved. As Janur was sharing the story of the old lady his eyes were welling up. I could tell he could feel the impact of his small idea. It was changing lives and giving them purpose again. So what was his idea? What had changed this 70 year old woman’s life that gave … More How one man turned the loss of jobs into a way to empower, feed, and inspire the locals in Bali to Thrive with Nature!
Embarking on this journey it’s exactly that – a journey.. It has its ups and downs. And this past couple of days I have felt a little low because I am not close to my family. Normally if I was in Australia, I know my father would be able to come over and help me … More EP#55 – The Reality of Doing this Far Away
I’ve always sat on the outskirts of village life in Bali. I’ve seen their amazing community and felt the warmth that they share when joining in on a ceremony, however, I’ve never been part of the village. I’ve also noticed how they really work together a lot. Whether preparing for a ceremony, harvesting, they are … More EP#54 – Letting Go Of My Ego
One year ago this Podcast was born! I was determined to make it work and share information about how we can thrive with Nature. At the time I was living in town, no idea I would ever be getting land soon or oblivious to what was coming ahead! But we did it! We had interviews … More EP#53 – Happy Anniversary! It’s been a YEAR!
Ok, it’s time to get clear on what I want to achieve this year! I have some big but simple goals for 2021 and hopefully, all flows well! Todays’ episode is all about setting the intentions for 2021 so that I can come back and listen to it to see if I achieved what I … More EP#52 – Striving to Thrive
2021 and it’s a new year and a new world! I have some land that I am now the guardian of and many dreams to fulfill as I step through this threshold into a new space and time! In today’s episode, I share about my goal of slowing down to nature’s pace – she doesn’t … More EP#51 – Thrive and Flow
Happy Christmas to Me!! I am now the proud guardian of some land up here in the jungles of Bali for the next 25 years! Woah!!! It’s exciting, it’s daunting but most of all it’s fully aligned with helping me connect in with Nature and share what I learn – so that I can help … More EP#50 – Best Christmas Present Ever
In less than a week, I could be the owner of a 25-year contract on some beautiful land here in the mountains of Bali! And this morning I had a freakout! I was having second thoughts about the land I have chosen for my project…. Am I moving ahead with the right one? I also … More EP#49 – Last Minute Freak Outs
It’s the night before I head down for the first meeting to look at the contract for the land! You get to hear the night time jungle sounds as I share the experience with the surveyor and my latest observations of jungle disturbances. Strong winds are causing havoc in the food forests which I am … More EP#48 – Night Time Jungle Updates
Today is an exciting day as I head out to meet the surveyor and landowner to measure out the first part of the land I want to choose. There are many aspects I’ve been thinking of as I choose this particular piece of the land and I share with you the things I’ve been thinking … More EP#47 – Choosing the layout of the land