November 5, 2018
How can young kids have fun without all the plastic? Here's a simple starting point for a Conscious Living Halloween.
We don't do Halloween. Well, at least not until this year after the pressure of certain expe...
October 24, 2018
Hatchimals are some seriously f*cked up stuff!
Now I'm not going to dwell on this except to ask: Why do we need to create fake nature and fake nurturing opportunities for kids to feel connected and loving?
October 23, 2018
For future stories to be told we have to make it that far, and to get there we need an all-round shift to Conscious Living.
So what does it mean to be living consciously?
We are 'living' of...
October 11, 2018
Follow up and links to resources for students of IICS and others.
(Temporary photo until I have actual photos from the workshop)
I had the pleasure of hosting a workshop with 17 year old students at the Ist...
August 29, 2018
UPDATED April 2019
New Recipes: Toothpaste, Deodorant, Soap, Shampoo & Conditioner, Laundry Powder & more...
Note: I have added links to a few trusted local (to Turkey) makers and suppliers of good quality e...
July 25, 2018
The skinny black cat spies upon us with her bright yellow eyes. She is feral and fearful, never closer than a few meters away and only that close because I put food out.
Other cats upset Zilla. Zilla...
June 7, 2018
A movement of multiple acts of cleaning to prompt NOT LITTERING in the first place and to instigate that as consumers we avoid single use plastic.
On May the 5th we had a Clean up on the local beaches...
The CCCC: Community Crockery and Cutlery Collection.
Many of us dread having to use plastic plates and cutlery, I have made a real effort to create 'zero waste' at recent home gatherings (see my post...
May 3, 2018
Your Invitation to our Clean Up Event - Şile. 5 May 2018
So far Turkey has been slow to pick up on the international improvement regarding single use plastic and how litter is recycled or disposed. Some municip...
The story of nature and nurture continues like an undercurrent....the irrevocable connection that makes us a part of the evolving story of this planet.
Spring feels like the start of something. It tricks us wit...