Inspiration for the Green-Hearted

Popping my head in today to share with you four pieces of inspiration for the green-hearted (that's all of you, right?).

I recently read, listened and watched these interviews and found them to be a fantastic 'kick in the pants' to help remind me of exactly what (and why) I am motivated by. Good people doing Good things. Living in alignment with their values, not in some pie in the sky way but in real and tangible ways. It's so easy to be derailed and distracted, I love that such inspiration is easily accessible.

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You Can Farm - A Day with Joel Salatin

On Sunday just gone, the Husbo and I spent the day listening to the living legend that is Joel Salatin at his "You Can Farm" Melbourne workshop organised by the wonderful Milkwood Permaculture.  We've both been long-time supporters of Joel's philosophy on farming and the importance of good, clean food - his passion for supporting the small, ethical producer is a common thread running through his work and the arguments he presents around the downfalls of the modern industrialised food system are hard to pass off as the ramblings of a disgruntled small farmer. 

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International Permaculture Day + A Giveaway to Celebrate!

This time a year ago I was just home from Hobart, where I'd spent two gorgeous weeks studying at UTAS (University of Tasmania) in Sandy Bay. It would not be an exaggeration to say that these two weeks pretty much changed the course of my life. Big statement, I know.

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