How to create an ideal side for growing vegetables?

How to create an ideal side for growing vegetables?

A well-designed and managed vegetable garden can produce a lot of food, even on a small plot of land. This article explores the 6 key success factors for growing vegetables for temperate and tropical climate and gives recommendations how to manage each factor.

Joining an existing intentional community Gaia Ashram in Isan, Thailand

Joining an existing intentional community Gaia Ashram in Isan, Thailand

You think about moving to an existing intentional community? You are wondering about the challenges, hardships and opportunities of living in a community? You wanna know how easy (or how hard) it is to move from a single, couple or even small family life into an existing intentional community or ecovillage? Well, that’s what we did and that’s why we wanna share our reflection and first lessons learned with you.

The magic of Deep Ecology

The magic of Deep Ecology

Our beautiful friend Maria Bliklen, Deep Ecology and Ecovillage Design Education facilitator, talks about the concept of deep ecology, the values behind it and why she has this passion for it. If you wanna widen your circles of identification away from our individual ego to the social and ecological self and find your personal well-being reflected in the well-being of any tree, any river or bird or eco-system, this blog post is for you.

1,000sqm Permaculture Design example in temperate climate

1,000sqm Permaculture Design example in temperate climate

Permaculture in Hannover, Germany. Permaculture design example of a 1,000 sqm land in a temperate climate. The results include design, sector analysis, zoning, analysing & connecting components and the first steps of implementation.

Intentional community life at Gaia Ashram in Thailand

Intentional community life at Gaia Ashram in Thailand

We are sharing our experiences after three month living in community. Gaia Ashram อาศรม ธรรมชาติ is a community for all living beings in northeastern Thailand. We tell you 8 things you might wanna know! flowful tells stories and shows images of a conscious and sustainable lifestyle in harmony with nature.

Permaculture design in northern Germany

Permaculture design in northern Germany

Permaculture in Hannover, Germany. Design practice of a 1,000 sqm small-scale land in a temperate climate. Learn about the challenges of slopes and narrow properties and see if a tropical Permaculture Design Certificate (PDC) valid in a temperate climate.

WEARING GOOD BOOTS: building a foundation

WEARING GOOD BOOTS: building a foundation

On our way to build a natural house we've learned to value the foundation.

The new playing field of self-reliance

The new playing field of self-reliance

Why we moved from the urban, densely populated area of Hanoi to Ban That, a small village in rural Isan in northeastern Thailand?