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The adventures of a semi-hermit lost in the Turkish hills.

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Dealing with Red Tape for Off-Gridders and Natural Builders

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So here they are: Ten things I miss most about that Other life. My life on a 2500 hill, all alone and off-grid in a mud home. I miss so many more things than this of course, but to list them would take forever. Mud House, Cob, I Missed, Grid, Mountain, Windows, Pictures, Life, Photos
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Things I Miss...

​It is always in the absence of a thing that we comprehend its true value. Not that I ever undervalued my life up on Mud Mountain. But some of the things I miss, or the extent to which not having...

​It is always in the absence of a thing that we comprehend its true value. Not that I ever undervalued my life up on Mud Mountain. But some of the things I miss, or the extent to which not having.

Things I Miss...

​It is always in the absence of a thing that we comprehend its true value. Not that I ever undervalued my life up on Mud Mountain. But some of the things I miss, or the extent to which not having...

I never thought I'd leave Mud Mountain. I felt a deep connection with the earth and the wildlife of my space. Building my earthbag home was the single best thing I did. Living in it was exquisite. Mud House, Earth Homes, Built Environment, Sustainable Living, Beautiful World, House Styles, Building, Plaster, Pictures
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How And Why It All Ended.

I never thought I'd leave Mud Mountain. I felt a deep connection with the earth and the wildlife of my space. Building my earthbag home was the single best thing I did. Living in it was exquisite....

As my final days on Mud Mountain draw nearer, I find the end of the line is the beginning. Because it’s a circle I live within. An ever-widening ring of enchantment and happenstance. Mud House, End Of The Line, Final Days, Mountain, Draw, Adventure, Ring, Rings, Sketches

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As my final days on Mud Mountain draw nearer, I find the end of the line is the beginning. Because it’s a circle I live within. An ever-widening ring of enchantment and happenstance. The dragon of...

THE MUD HOME. Build an earth house. Create your own beautiful world. Mud House, Earth Homes, I Am Alone, Sustainable Living, Beautiful World, Mountain, Adventure, Building, Pictures
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 ) “If the house has burned down, I’ll go to India.

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(The prequel to this post is Fire Fire! ) “If the house has burned down, I’ll go to India.” Zeynep, was curled next to me on a floating wooden platform. She lives in a wooden cabin at the lower...

​ Sometimes life throws it at you. The last week of June was as unpredictable as it was calamitous. A second fire has started in the valley and it’s. Mud House, Cubby Hole, Cubbies, June, Mountain, Felt, Dogs, Cubicles, Felting
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Fire! Fire! And that's just the beginning...

​ Sometimes life throws it at you. The last week of June was as unpredictable as it was calamitous. “Erm. I feel I ought to let you know. A second fire has started in the valley and it’s...

​ Sometimes life throws it at you. The last week of June was as unpredictable as it was calamitous. A second fire has started in the valley and it’s. Mud House, Fire Fire, Outdoor Furniture, Outdoor Decor, June, Mountain, Adventure, Blog, Home Decor
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Fire! Fire! And that's just the beginning...

​ Sometimes life throws it at you. The last week of June was as unpredictable as it was calamitous. “Erm. I feel I ought to let you know. A second fire has started in the valley and it’s...

Another take on anOther life. The Mud window onto a freer way of living. Mud House, Portland Cement, Bookcase, Shelves, Mountain, Houses, Bedroom, Blog, Life
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What is a home?

How precious a home is. How personal. Idiosyncratic. Like a fingerprint, no home is ever the same as the next. Despite the mass-produced efforts of DIY homebases, our homes remain unique, even if our...

As I stare beyond my laptop and out of my glass door, the morning light softly hugs the leaves. Mud House, Portland Cement, My Glass, Morning Light, Cob, Plaster, Freedom, Mountain, Earth
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Another take on anOther life. The Mud window onto a freer way of living.

 "t took three days for the excavator to complete its dirty deed next door. Mud House, Natural Homes, Next Door, Three Days, Tiny Houses, Homesteading, Turkey, Mountain, Earth
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Another take on anOther life. The Mud window onto a freer way of living.

As I stare beyond my laptop and out of my glass door, the morning light softly hugs the leaves. My Glass, Glass Door, Mud House, Portland Cement, Morning Light, Images, Births, Grief, Pictures
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Another take on anOther life. The Mud window onto a freer way of living.

The Lizards Dance. (on my land at least) "Nature comes laden with gifts so extraordinary, we moderns don’t even believe them possible. Mud House, My Land, Lizards, Bald Eagle, At Least, Mountain, Dance, Adventure, Modern
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Another take on anOther life. The Mud window onto a freer way of living.

Love and Light: Spiritual bypassing, gaslighting and abuse of power — Come Home to your Wild Heart Mud House, Environmental Degradation, Restorative Justice, Making Excuses, Gaslighting, Types Of Yoga, Negative Emotions, Mindfulness Meditation, Wild Hearts
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Another take on anOther life. The Mud window onto a freer way of living.

Another take on anOther life. The Mud window onto a freer way of living. Let Go Of Everything, Mud House, Mountain, Let It Be, Dreams, Outdoor Decor, Plants, Life, Planters
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Another take on anOther life. The Mud window onto a freer way of living.