The Hexayurt

On my trip to Burning Man this year, I noticed quite a few camps utilizing the Hexayurt. A model of this affordable “refugee” shelter was also on display along with the art on the playa, and I was suprised how cool it was in the boiling heat, and how sturdy it was against the notorious […]

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Ecovillage Disability Assistant

Are you interested in learning about life in an ecovillage? Do you want to get some experience living off the grid while helping a disabled person at the same time? If you answer yes to these questions, then you should be interested in this work exchange opporutnity. Nathan Brown who has helped me get the […]

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Simple Solar Systems

If you’d like to save money on your fuel bills at the same time as doing something to help the environment, switching your home over to solar energy may be the solution. But how should you go about it? Aren’t solar panels expensive and difficult to install? What if you live in a rented property? […]

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