Tag Archives: shropshire

Connecting with my roots

3 Jul

Growing on the hillside, one of my favourite plants – Yarrow I’ve just got back from spending some time in Shropshire, as my Nan has just come out of hospital. Every time I go back to their village I get memories of summer’s spent escaping the city to literally go wild in the countryside. The […]

Land project inspires ‘compassionate living’

18 Mar

This article has recently been published in Positive News, Issue 67, Spring 2011. To subscribe please see here or pick up a copy at your local whole food store, community centre or environmental project. A permaculture project in South Shropshire is attempting to promote ways of living that are more caring towards all life. Run […]

Apple Tree Grafting at Karuna, 13th March 2011

15 Mar

I don’t know if it was the beautiful view of the surrounding Shropshire hills, or the welcoming smiles of Janta and Merav but as soon as I stepped on the land at Karuna my tummy flipped. There is something so magical about seeing a landscape being healed. To see trees reclaim a hillside, abundant varieties […]