My One-Year Plan

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It seems like most organizations, or some at least, have two… three… five… ten… fifty-year plans these days. One of our goals at Kusamala within the next few months is to go through a strategic planning process, which will include … Continue reading

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Mozambique in Photos

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I recently returned to the farm after a two-week trip to Mozambique where a friend (Alison) and I decided to make a holiday out of our need to renew our Malawian visas. The places we went were so spectacular, and … Continue reading

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The Future of Permaculture in Malawi (according to me…)

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The title of this blog post is a bit grandiose, I admit, but this is something that has been on my mind lately – especially as we’ve been pondering the future of this organization that has so captured my heart … Continue reading

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Animal Farm

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Meet Tom. Tom is my new best friend. Tom was born in April to one of the centre’s cats, Dzina, who is a prolific breeder and also happens to have with the world’s most annoying meow. Tom’s full name is … Continue reading

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Fire Runs Faster Than We Sweep

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It’s Thursday afternoon and I’m lying on my back in the courtyard, enjoying the big mat made out of crocheted plastic bags that we have protecting us from the ground and the roof of passion fruit above that shades us … Continue reading

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Brief Work Update and Apologies

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First of all my apologies for falling behind in my regular updates from Malawi. My excuse is that my work life and my blog life have begun to overlap excessively. The past few weeks I have spent much of the … Continue reading

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Finding Inspiration at Never Ending Food

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It’s been awhile since my last post – my new position has made my life at the permaculture centre quite a bit busier. I can’t complain though, I’ve been enjoying the intellectual stimulation of taking on new roles in project … Continue reading

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