What is the difference between Regenerative and Sustainability? In this episode, Hayley shares why she chooses to aim for a regenerative lifestyle rather than sustainable. She discusses the topic of regenerative agriculture and also introduces Syntropic Agroforestry. These topics are discussed in regard to how if we move our agricultural methods more in those directions … More Ep #2: Regenerative vs Sustainable Living
What is the most simplest way to remind yourself to help the planet? Ask yourself “Will this make myself & the planet THRIVE or DIE?” In this episode, Hayley Weatherburn introduces the concept of Thrive or Die. A simple way to look at moving yourself to live a more regenerative lifestyle. Whether you are putting … More Ep #1: Thrive or Die
What if there already exists a way to help farmers who are going through drought? In a video called “From the Ground Up – Regenerative Agriculture” (shown below) four different farmers show the way they have managed to reverse the drought in their farms, regenerate the land and their business and even save millions through regenerative agriculture practices. … More How Farmers are reversing the drought , regenerating their land and better off financially
The first principle in Permaculture is to Observe. To really take the time and watch what nature is doing, or not doing. To get a full understanding of your domain and what is happening at levels. The sun, wind, water, soil, plants, animals, everything! It is suggested the ideal time to observe before you do … More Ancient Observers Urge Us to Look at What is Happening…
I came across the concept of Syntropic Agroforestry when I was first doing my Permaculture Design Course. A team came from Brazil and introduced us to the concept and I was hooked! It replicated nature and not only grew food but regenerated the soil. It could also provide profitability as well – so a win … More What is Syntropic Agroforestry?
The saying goes “You are what you eat” and I never actually thought of it in the most simple way. Life and Death. … More Eat More Life…
Credit: GreenPeace Rang-tan in my bedroom is one of the most heart wrenching poems I have seen in a long time. It truly illustrates and brings the reality of what is going on straight into your child’s bedroom! With my very own eyes I have witnessed the vision that is shared when she says “I … More Rang-tan in my Bedroom… but I DO know what to do!
Have you ever seen a tiny fragile seedling popping it’s head through thick heavy bitumen? Or the roots of a magnificent tree engulfing the remains of an ancient ruin? Nature is abundant. When left alone to do it’s thing, it thrives! It doesn’t choose to thrive, it is inevitable, just as we thrive naturally, if … More Thriving with Nature, it’s not a choice!
This is the beginning of a journey…
I have no idea where this will take me, but I am excited by the idea…. … More Welcome to Thriving with Nature | Journal #1