Permaculture is the design science that encourages observing and understanding nature, then using this understanding to design our human habitat and agriculture to mimic the behavior of natural ecosystems.
It’s sometimes hard to call being self-reliant a “simpler way of living” for many reasons. One of which is that we’ve been trained from a very young age how to cut corners… how to do things faster… how to do things out of convenience. We have big box stores that sell groceries, clothing, oil changes […]
The ability to simplify means to eliminate the unnecessary so that the necessary may speak. ~Hans Hofmann, Introduction to the Bootstrap, 1993
Well, most of you know that we have taken on something new here in the wilderness with our milk goats in an effort to aid our Mountain Boy with milk, cheese and all things dairy while still being on the gluten free and casein free diet. Goats milk casein (milk fat) is different than that […]